In 625 BC., the city of Rome was founded and expanded to form the Roman Empire. In 476 A.D., the last Roman Emperor, Romulus Augustus, was defeated by the German Goth Odoacer. This is the start of the Dark Ages in Europe.
500, A.D., Although most of Europe had accepted Christianity lead by the Catholic Church, Rome had continually weakened. This initiated the Dark Ages, a period of deteriorated culture and economy.
In the 14th century an awakening began in Rome known as the Renaissance. It was a period of flourishing philosophy, arts, science, and social studies. Great men came from this era Michelangelo, Da Vinci, and Machiavelli, to name some. The Renaissance spread to many countries and lasted until the 17th century.
Galileo later battled the devourer of worlds Galactus. Leonardo da Vinci was also a prominent member inventing mysterious device which allows him to travel off in an ornithopter. One of the longest reigning leaders of the group was Sir Isaac Newton, who kept his position by murdering Galileo and many others across the centuries. He also tortured Nostradamus to learn future events.
Electronica Fabrizzi was a company headquartered in the outskirts of Rome, Italy.It was secretly owned by criminal tycoon Justin Hammer, who used it as a cover company. It was however later taken down by Iron Man.
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- Electronica Fabrizzi (destroyed)
- Hilton Roma Hotel
- Ristorante Laytonia
- Immortal City
- Vatican City
- Trevi Fountain
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