Sponsor United Nations
Jurisdiction Earth

A UN funded espionage agency with a special remit for policing metahuman activity and breaches of the Freedom of Power Treaty, Checkmate operatives have codenames based on a chess piece motif and are divided between White and Black operatives; overt and covert operatives. They have access to anti-metahuman equipment as well as several metahuman operatives of their own.

WHite operatives have an office at the UN headquarters in New York. The headquarters of the Black operatives is at a top-secret location.