Ka-Zar fights for his life against a scorned high priestess after her war on the Savage Land was abruptly ended. Meanwhile the Sun God begins to conceive a method of bringing about his version of 'true peace'.
Iron Man, Madam Masque, Nick Fury, and Daredevil wrap up their battle with the Zodiac and go their separate ways. When Tony gets fed up with being Iron Man he heads to Manhattan to live up his playboy lifestyle, that is, until an alien being invades the city.
When Iron Man is left for dead by Ramrod, he seeks out shelter in the Avengers mansion. When he stumbles onto Kevin O'Brian, he unveils his identity to Kevin in order to have his employee save his life.
Tony is drugged and taken aboard a submarine to be implanted with a control device and his memories wiped. How will he be able to stop himself from becoming the unwilling henchman of a disgraced villain?
Tony Stark decides to not attend the UN scientific summit due to a splitting headache and inability to think straight. When the White Dragon loses the range needed to control Stark, he attacks Iron Man.
Namor is continuing the search for his father when he witnesses a man seemingly kill himself under the direction of another man. His attempt to stop Tuval leads him to an outdoor concert where the two men clash.
Namor continues to seek his father, but is discovered by a police officer and brought into conflict against the Human Torch. Behind the scenes, Llyra and Tiger Shark attempt to bring out a fiend from the depths to draw Namor to them.
Diane Arliss and Johnny Storm have a long talk about the Sub-Mariner's past and his motives as they try to find a way to help him. Later, Namor is attacked again by Tiger Shark from a hovering ship, and the Torch intervenes.
The Owl is the newest hire by the mysterious Mr. Klein. Not long after the alliance is forged, the Owl decides he is too good to not be in total command of his operation. He attempts a robbery and the ensuing battle with Daredevil is caught by a news crew.
When The Black Widow is accused of murder and runs from the police, Daredevil is forced to her into custody, handing her over to the police. When Foggy inexplicably decides to pursue the case against her, Matt stands opposed. Murdock vs Nelson in a court of law.
Iron Man's captor Mr. Kline revels his plan to destroy Stark. Although Marianne is Iron Man's only hope of escape she is unable to assist. Will Iron Man be able to save the woman he loves, or even save himself?
When Matt and Natasha relax on their 747 flight back to America, they are hijacked by a group of youths and the Gladiator. Can they stop a group willing to blow up a plane if they can't have it for themselves?