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Earth's Greatest Super-villains
To conquer the Earth and destroy The Avengers
The Cabal is an organization comprised of Earth's Greatest Super-villains, is an former evil counterpart of the Avengers. They are the main antagonists of Season 1, with Red Skull as the leader and primary antagonist. A new incarnation serves as the Main Antagonist of season 4: Secret Wars.
After being beaten by the Avengers, the Red Skull believed in order to achieve his victory upon the heroes was through a united effort. So he called upon Doctor Doom, Attuma, and Dracula with a proposition to join forces in order to take over the world. Doctor Doom turned down membership to the Cabal while Justin Hammer failed twice to get into the group. The Cabal fought the Avengers numerous times. After The Final Showdown, Red Skull betrays the Cabal, the rest of the team splits apart after that.
- The original Cabal disbanded after the events of The Final Showdown.