Avengers West Coast [Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Tigra; Wasp; Wonder Man; Scarlet Witch; Hank Pym]; GUESTS: Spider-Woman [Julia Carpenter]; USAgent; Living Lightning; Taifu; VILLAINS: Dr. Demonicus; Kuroko; Jawbreaker; Irezumi; Yakuza; Cybertooth; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Dum Dum Dugan
Iron Man, Wasp and Tigra arrive in Japan trying to find Dr. Demonicus and the Pacific Overlords. Instead they end up battling a gang of Yakuza lead by Irezumi, a villain with super powered tattoos. With her companions fallen in battle, Tigra escapes in the quinjet to warn Wasp and her group that they are also walking into a trap. Dr. Demonicus changes the Living Lightning into an electrical form. Hawkeye and Spider-Woman return to the AWC base and are attacked by USAgent who has been sent by the government to kill Spider-Woman but finds he cannot carry the deed out.