This article contains major spoilers for The Suicide Squad. You have been warned.
- "This is Jotunheim. A scientific experimentation facility containing something only known as Project Starfish."
- ―Amanda Waller[src]
Jotunheim was a Nazi-built prison and laboratory located in Valle Del Mar, Corto Maltese where experimentation took place on political prisoners. The prison was controlled by the tyrannical Maltese dictator Silvio Luna until Task Force X invaded the country.
- "Nazis came here seeking asylum after World War II. They built Jotunheim to continue their unorthodox experiments. Until the Herrera family accepted the bounty on the Nazis' heads and killed them all."
- ―Silvio Luna[src]
At some point after World War II, several Nazi scientists sought refuge in Corto Maltese and were accepted. They later built Jotunheim and experimented there under the protection of the Herrera family. The family however betrayed them and had all the scientists murdered.
Reign of Silvio Luna
Years later, when Silvio Luna took control of Maltese as its new dictator, the American black-ops organization known as Task Force X invaded the country in two separate strike teams on a mission to destroy the Jotunheim, accidentally freeing its prisoner.
- Starro † (escaped)
Behind the scenes
- In the comics, Jotunheim is a fortress built in the mountainous southern region of Qurac by the Nazi Party in World War II. It was the base of the terrorist organization known as the Jihad, and it was destroyed by a nuclear explosion triggered by Rick Flag, killing himself and everyone inside.