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A movie poster featuring the current members of the group.

Payback is the name of a superhero group. It is the successor of "The Avenging Squad". It is also one of the strongest superhero teams, second only to The Seven.



  • In season 1 and 2, Tek Knight, Crimson Countess & Soldier Boy were mentioned, but they have yet to make an appearance.
  • In season 2, Stormfront and Eagle the Archer first appear.
    • Eagle the Archer is the first member of Payback to appear on-screen. However, it is not known if he is still a member of the group as he attended the Church of the Collective.
    • Stormfront is a new addition to The Seven, and has been gender swapped for Homelander's arc.
  • Soldier Boy will appear in Season 3, portrayed by Jensen Ackles.
  • They are a parody of The Avengers.
  • It high speculated that Tek Knight will make an appearance in season 3.