New Avengers--Luke Cage; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Spider-Woman [Jessica Drew]; Dr. Strange; Wolverine; Iron Fist; Ronin [Clint Barton]; GUESTS: Ronin [Maya Lopez; Echo]; VILLAINS: Elektra; The Hand; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Captain America; Iron Man; Mr. Fantastic; Goliath [Bill Foster]; Hulkling; The Thing
Maya Lopez has insinuated herself into the Japanese underworld but, as Ronin, she has also become its scourge. She is attacked by Elektra who kills her. Resurrected by the Hand, Maya begins to undergo the process that will bind her to the ninja organization. Tipped off by a letter Maya sent to Daredevil, the New Avengers show up to rescue her. They succeed, but Elektra is hot on their trail.