John Beatty (pp. 1-13); Brett Breeding (pp. 14-18)
Black Widow; Nick Fury; Ivan Petrovich; S.H.I.E.L.D.; James Woo; Damon Dran; Snap-Dragon; Black Widow (imposter)
The villain behind the scenes is revealed to be Damon Dran, an old foe of Widow's and Daredevil's. He has sent an imposter to take the Widow's place. Widow must shake Ivan out of his brainwashing and also alert SHIELD about the fake Widow.