2017's most startling and unexpected comic book event! Captain America, Sentinel of Liberty, has been living a lie! The world's greatest hero is secretly a true believer in the cause of Hydra, brought up since childhood to pursue their mission of progress through authority and unity through adversity! Using the trust and respect he is accorded by the great powers of the Marvel Universe, Steve Rogers has worked his way into a position where he can make Hydra's ideals a reality -and change the landscape of the world dramatically! Now, all the dominos of Steve's plan have been laid out - and it will take only the slightest push to set them into action! Hail Hydra! COLLECTING: SECRET EMPIRE #0-10, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2017 DEFENDERS (SECRET EMPIRE STORY) #1.
Collecting Secret Empire: Brave New World #1-5. Steve Rogers is the Supreme Leader of Hydra, and hes claimed the United States as his own! Faced with Captain Americas new world order, Earths heroes have a choice to make: stand and fight, or fall in line. These are their stories. What will become of Caps oldest allies, the Invaders? And who will step up to become the Marvel Universes new Patriot? Estranged from the planet hes duty-bound to protect, Kevin Conner, A.K.A. Starbrand, wrestles with the weight of his destiny. Meanwhile, a traitor in Atlantis could bring an end to Namors truce with Hydra! Plus: Gwenpool! Giant-Man! J. Jonah Jameson! And Hydra Bob!
In Cap we trust! But when Steve Rogers ushers in the Secret Empire, find out what the new order means for not one but both Captain Americas! As Steve enacts his grand vision, he is forced to confront some of his nearest and dearest. Will Namor, the Sub-Mariner prove to be a staunch ally - or a deadly enemy? And what about the one person Steve cares about the most? Sharon Carter has a fateful decision to make - Meanwhile, a crucial mission draws Sam Wilson out from the shadows - and into the skies once more! Back in the fight, Sam battles to restore sense to a world in chaos! But Hydra has no need for two Caps, and Sam must face his ultimate foe! Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA: STEVE ROGERS #17-19 and CAPTAIN AMERICA: SAM WILSON #22-24.
2017's most startling and unexpected comic-book event! Captain America, Sentinel of Liberty, is living a lie! The Cosmic Cube has remade the world's greatest hero into a secret true believer in the cause of Hydra, wholly dedicated to its mission of progress through authority and unity through adversity! Now, using the trust and respect he's been accorded by the great powers of the Marvel Universe, Steve Rogers makes Hydra's ideals a reality - and changes the landscape of the world dramatically! How will he take some of his biggest threats off the board? Who will remain to stand against him? And which heroes will fi ght on his side? Find out as the impossible becomes real! Hail Hydra! COLLECTING: SECRET EMPIRE 0, FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2017 (SECRET EMPIRE 1), SECRET EMPIRE 1-10, SECRET EMPIRE OMEGA 1
A crucial companion volume that expands on the events in Secret Empire! A new world order has arrived, but it's not one that everybody agrees with. Not by a long shot! But what can be done about it? Prepare for the reign, the resistance...and the revolution! Starring some of the greatest heroes of the Marvel Universe - including Black Widow, the Champions and the Uncanny Avengers! COLLECTING: SECRET EMPIRE: UNITED #1, SECRET EMPIRE: UNDERGROUND #1, SECRET EMPIRE: UPRISING #1, UNCANNY AVENGERS #24-25.
Collects Captain America (1968) #169-176. The Secret Empire was rarely more secretive or empirical than in this classic arc that sets Cap against a conspiracy out to frame and replace him in the American mind! And pay close attention to the man behind the curtain (or mask, as the case may be)! Corruption and cover-ups conclude with Cap quitting the Avengers, paving the way for his days as Nomad! With Nick Fury, the Black Panther, and Banshee! Guest-starring the X-Men (back before it was cool)! Featuring an early re-telling of Cap's origin!
Traces the efforts of Cold War scientists to revolutionize American airplane designs, spying capabilities, and defense technologies, citing how their inventions made possible the systems and processes of current military campaigns.
The Marvel Universe is shaken by the discovery that the liberty's most dedicated defender, Steve Rogers, Captain America, is actually the leader of Hydra! As Steve seeks to bring peace to the planet - by any means necessary - the world's heroes are faced with two choices: stand and fight or fall in line. COLLECTING: SECRET EMPIRE: BRAVE NEW WORLD 1-5
Helena, Priestess of Apollo is rescued from certain death by Klaus, Captain of battleship Heiglund of Atlantis, a steampunk Empire which strangely enough exists in the time of Ancient Classical Greece. Klaus wants to marry Helena but Atlantean law decrees that she must die. Ada wants Klaus for herself and will stop at nothing to get what she wants:- power, influence and Klaus's muscular body Will Klaus manage to keep Helena alive? Does Helena really love him or is the feisty Grecian beauty just out to save her own skin? Steam Punk, Romance, Historical Romance, Adventure, Fantasy, horse race, nautical battle, airship
Find out what's in store for the Marvel Universe in this definitive prelude to the next major event! You won't want to miss a moment of the story and it all starts here.
Collecting Deadpool (2015) #31-36. Deadpool takes on the event storyline of 2017: Secret Empire! But which side will he choose - and how will he face down the fallout? Wade Wilson trusts Steve Rogers implicitly - how could he not? But that trust is about to be put to the test, big-time! Deadpool has spent his super hero career cracking jokes, but this situation is serious - and big changes are coming for the Merc With A Mouth...
Deadpool takes on the event storyline of 2017: Secret Empire! But which side will he choose - and how will he face down the fallout? Wade Wilson trusts Steve Rogers implicitly - how could he not? But that trust is about to be put to the test, big-time! Deadpool has spent his super hero career cracking jokes, but this situation is serious - and big changes are coming for the Merc With A Mouth... COLLECTING: DEADPOOL 31-35
A Secret Empire calls for Secret Warriors! Captain America has been revealed to be an agent of Hydra - and now he's coming for the Inhumans! But S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson, a.k.a. Quake, wants no part of Hydra, and is heading underground! Recruiting Ms. Marvel, Moon Girl, Devil Dinosaur, Karnak and Inferno to her cause, she'll fight to set things right - not just for the Inhumans, but for the entire country! But can even Quake handle the seismic rifts between her own teammates? It's one part coming-of-age story, one part spy thriller - all action and all heart! Don't miss the next (and final?) generation of Inhumans as they take the Marvel Universe by storm! COLLECTING: SECRET WARRIORS (2017) #1-5.
Collects a number of stories that follows the adventures of Captain America, concluding with him quitting the Avengers, paving the way for his days as Nomad.
A crucial companion volume that expands on the events in Secret Empire! A new world order has arrived, but it's not one that everybody agrees with. Not by a long shot! But what can be done about it? Prepare for the reign, the resistance...and the revolution! Starring some of the greatest heroes of the Marvel Universe - including Black Widow, the Champions and the Uncanny Avengers! COLLECTING: SECRET EMPIRE: UNITED 1, SECRET EMPIRE: UNDERGROUND 1, SECRET EMPIRE: UPRISING 1, UNCANNY AVENGERS 24-25
What will Secret Empire mean for the Amazing Spider-Man? The return of Otto Octavius! But this isn't the old Doc Ock - he's back as the Superior Octopus! He's allied himself with Steve Rogers and Hydra, and he has a personal mission - to take down the company that he helped create: Parker Industries! Does Spider-Man stand a chance? Peter must use the full force of his company, every asset at his disposal, to stop Ock and Hydra - but will it be enough? COLLECTING: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 29-32, 789-791.
The Sorcerer Supreme suffers Secret Empire! New York City is under attack by dark forces, and only Doctor Strange has a shot at saving it - but it's quite a long shot! And to have any hope, Strange must ally himself with some unsavory people. No, not Spider-Woman - though the Doctor is recruiting her, too. We're talking about Wilson Fisk, A.K.A. the Kingpin. Together, they'll take the fight to the person running New York City...Baron Mordo! But even if they win, are they ready for the Hydra-occupied America waiting outside of the dark-domed Manhattan? COLLECTING: DOCTOR STRANGE 21-26