Irene Y. Lee (Original Production); Nathan Cosby (Original Associate Editor); Mark Paniccia (Original Senior Editor); Joe Quesada (Original Editor In Chief); Dan Buckley (Original Publisher); lan Fine (Original Executive Producer)
Doctor Leonard Samson [also as Samson]; Red Hulk; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Captain America [Bucky Barnes]; General Thaddeus Ross [Thunderbolt Ross]; Steve Rogers; A-Bomb [Rick Jones]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Invisible Woman [Sue Richards]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Karen Ross (nee Lee); Betty Ross; Red She-Hulk; She-Hulk [Lyra]; M.O.D.O.K.; Bruce Banner; Colonel Glenn Talbot; Leader; Mad Thinker; Red Ghost; Super Apes; Wizard; Awesome Andriod
Thunderbolt Ross takes on the Red Hulk and is ultimately killed. The Intelligencia now sends its intent to strike back but it seems an unlikely truce between Banner and the Red Hulk has been made.
Lauren Sankovitch (Original Associate Editor); Tom Brevoort (Original Editor); Joe Quesada (Original Editor in Chief); Dan Buckley (Original Publisher); Alan Fine (Original Executive Producer)
Loki; Absorbing Man [Crusher Creel]; Sentry [also as Void]; Vision [also as Iron Lad]; Dark Hawkeye [Bullseye]; US Agent; Wasp [Hank Pym]; Iron Patriot [Norman Osborn]; Hercules; Dark Wolverine [Daken]; Stature; Edwin Jarvis; Amadeus Cho; Jocasta; Dark Ms. Marvel [Moonstone]; Ultron; Dark Spider-Man [Venom; also as Scorpion]; Frank; Quicksilver
Both the Mighty Avengers and Osborn's Avengers face a powerful Absorbing Man. A race to control the power of the Cosmic Cube and return everything to normal ensues.