by Warren Ellis (The Authority; Transmetropolitan) here creates a Mission: Impossible–style force for the 21st century. The Global Frequency is a worldwide organization comprising 1,001 members, each with a specialized talent, which combats unconventional threats to public safety. Some of these menaces are the stuff of science fiction, like a cyborg warrior gone mad. Others are potentially quite real, such as an attempt to release lethal viruses in London. Such was this series popularity it even launched a Television Pilot which was very good. However it was not picked up as a series.