The night is darkest before we see the light, this is about their journey to salvation.
This is a digest of Marvel's events that rocked the foundation the Marvel Universe.
There was an unknown assailant that caused unimaginable catastrophic events that
would bring about the end. These actions left some in a critical state while others
would die at the hands of arch enemies.
If not for the help of Doctor Strange, who uncovered the series of with magic, Earth
mightiest heroes might never have revealed, or defeated, their true enemy, an insane
Scarlet Witch. That cause Ant-Man's death!
Nick Fury gathers the best of what the world has to offer to take on wide range
of super-villains who received hi-tech equipment from a mysterious benefactor.
Spider-Man, Captain America, Daredevil, Wolverine, & Luke Cage were hired by
the government to overthrow Latveria, where Doc Doom awaits. A year later,
a mass reprisal is unleashed across New York City, leaving Luke Cage in a coma.
It was later revealed to be a trap for New York's superheroes when Von Bardas arms
a high-tech bomb linked to the technology provided to her supervillain army.
Von Bardas is "killed" by Daisy Johnson, the bomb is disarmed, & the supervillain
army is defeated & arrested. When Captain America questioned Nick Fury, he walked
away saying the invasion of Latveria & the fact that the heroes were brainwashed
After the events that nearly vanquished humans, disembodiment of The Avengers,
& the changes to reality. The fate of Scarlet Witch was to be decided, Professor X
called upon a meeting with both the Avengers & X-Men for the final verdict. Emma
Frost chose death for Wanda Maximoff.
Hearing those words, Quicksilver convinced his sister to alter reality were Mutants
could live freely in paradise, but Wolverine awoke, realizing something wrong. He
ran into Luke Cage & Layla, a powerful young woman who can restore the memories
of each person she encounters.
Wolverine, Layla, & others continue to gather more allies to figure out how to restore
the reality they once loved. The group realizes that in order to restore reality, they
must find the missing Professor X & the Scarlet Witch.
In the awakening, Magneto lost his powers, Wolverine remembers his origin & Xavier's
supposed death in this reality, yet with no body,
The battle between the New Warriors & the house of villains resulted in Nitro’s
explosion, along with the explosion of the hundreds of innocent bystanders &
innocent kids were accidentally killed.
This act enraged the nation, the government pushed the Super Human Registration
Act through Congress which requires all super heroes to give up their secret identities,
register their names & powers with the United States government.
Iron Man’s team felt they were working for the greater good by preventing more instances
of accidental violence, while Captain America’s team of underdog resisters fought to restore
civil rights. Iron Man was backed the government super hero peace-keeping task force known
as S.H.I.E.L.D., who helped Iron Man round up non-registered heroes in order to lock them a
super secure prison until they gave in to registering.
In the aftermath, Captain America was killed by a sniper while he entered the courthouse
steps to be arraigned for not registering. Following his death, other non-registered super
heroes, including the New Avengers, were forced to go underground. Registered super heroes
went on to form the 50 State Initiative.
Electra is killed, only to discover that she was a Skrull. A shape shifting race of
lost aliens that has been planing their plot for the perfect home planet. Electra
was the 1st of many importers in the Hero community, this raised a question
"Who do you trust?"
Things got worst as Princess of the Skrulls, Vernake herself posing as heroine
Spider-Woman & Earth's defensive system failed along side with Iron-Man armor,
the Skrull invasion began as scheduled. Heroes for all over began to fight for
their home. Nick Fury returned with a band of new Secret Warriors, he was prepared.
After several battles between Earth's heroes & the Skrulls in Manhattan & the
Savage Land, Mister Fantastic manages to develop a device that can detect the aliens.
The final blow was delivered by Norman Osborn. The last remnants of the Skrull armada
Former Green Goblin was now the hero of mankind & is in charge of S.H.I.E.L.D's which is
now known as H.A.M.M.E.R.
As the dust clears, a new power has risen and its name is Norman Osborn.
With the villainous Cabal united in their efforts, the New Avengers, Mighty
Avengers & Secret Warriors, alongside other heroes, must find a new way
to survive in a world where their enemies now have the power.
With Norman in charge, he bring change. He recruits, Wolverine's son Daken, Venom,
Sentry, Ares, Noh-Varr, Moonstone, Bullseye & Osborn also takes on the identity of
Iron Patriot. With heroes in the sidelines. Norman's Dark Avengers takes over as
Earth's defensive force to be feared.
The cable is set as Norman's band of villains Doctor Doom, Emma Frost, Namor, Loki
& the Hood begin their version change.
Norman began his change by exterminating the nuisance, which he made The List:
The Avengers, The X-Men,The Secret Warriors under Nick Fury. Other individuals include
Daredevil, Wolverine, The Hulk, The Punisher & Norman's personal favorite play mate of
them all, Spider-Man.
The Siege marks the end of Dark Reign. The series which will re-unite the holy
trinity of Avengers, Captain America, Thor & Iron Man. The end of Dark Reign wraps
up Normans story & leads into the heroes taking things over again.
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