When an experimental space voyage goes awry, four people are changed by cosmic rays. Reed Richards, inventor and leader of the group gains the ability to stretch his body, and takes the name, Mr. Fantastic. His girlfriend, Sue Storm, gains the ability to turn invisible and create force fields, calling herself the Invisible Woman. Her younger brother Johnny Storm gains the ability to control fire, including covering his own body with flame, becoming the Human Torch. Pilot Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong rock creature calling himself Thing. Together, they use their unique powers to explore the strange aspects of the world, and to foil the evil plans a enemies such as the Mole Man, Diablo, Dr. Doom, and the Scrulls amongs others.

    Featuring stories straight from Stan Lee and Jack Kirby's seminal work, this Hanna-Barbera show began on September 9 1967 and lasted for 19 half-hour installments. This particular version of the Fantastic Four was widely regarded as the best interpretation of the super-hero team.