Luke Cage tries to expand his Hero for Hire business, but finds it difficult to do without a base of operations. While he mulls over ideas of how to open an office for himself, he encounters a young doctor and a man from his past who knows his real identity.
When Cage witnesses the murder of a potential client he decides to do a bit of pro bono work on his behalf. Little does he realize that the trail ends with Black Mariah, who could give the Kingpin a run for his money.
After being stiffed by Doom after his last assignment Cage will stop at nothing to get his money. With a little help from the Fantastic Four he makes his way to Latveria to confront the sinister autocrat.