She’s alive! I hope that’s not spoiling the ending of this story for anybody, but had it ended any other way it would have made the whole story arc even more pointless than it already was. But at least this story arc is over. We don’t need to do anymore time traveling to the days when the likes of Sabretooth and Kraven disgraced the Avengers name and Captain America was a Nazi-created, bulletproof, Super Soldier. All for the sake of giving Mockingbird some sort of powers… hope it was worth it.
The New Avengers, vol. 2 #13
Writer: Brian Michael Bendis
Art: Howard Chaykin & Mike Deodato
Color Art: Rain Beredo & Edgar Delgado
Letters & Production: VC’s Joe Caramagna
Cover Art: Mike Deodato & Rain Beredo
The New Avengers: Luke Cage, Ms. Marvel, Thing, Iron Fist, Spider-Man, Wolverine, Dr. Strange, Mockingbird, Jessica Jones, Victoria Hand, Squirrel Girl.
Plot: In London, 1959, Dominic Fortune was questioned by an unseen interrogator about his involvement with Nick Fury’s team of Avengers. Fortune told the interviewer that no one had spoken to or seen Fury since the super spy had left the team with the Red Skull’s briefcase after the assault on the castle. It appeared that Fury met up with his contact in Bayamo, Cuba. He turned the briefcase over to the General who explained that the Nazi’s were working on a formula that combined the Super-Solider Serum and the Infinity Formula. Fury expressed his uneasiness with how the Nazi’s created their version of Captain America. (more…)