With our exclusive announcement that Marvel plans to move forward with an Inhumans film, now feels like the best time to explain to you who this band of misfits actually is and why they’ll be so important to the Marvel Cinematic Universe moving forward. In a nutshell, think of Inhumans as a Game of Thrones story with superpowers. The residents of Attilan, the Inhumans’ hidden city, live in a kingdom far away from humanity. Ruled by the silent Black Bolt, a king whose voice can literally shatter mountains, the people aren’t so much superheroes as they are a civilization that just happens to be populated with fishmen, women who can control their own hair, and guys with hooves. Hit the jump for more info on one of Marvel’s next big franchises.