Deadpool takes on his destined role as the Mithras by tracking down the alien monster Tiamat and engaging him in battle. Zoe realizes that Deadpool has been predetermined to lose and tries to warn him, but Dixon pulls the plug. An injured Deadpool escapes and limps home, little knowing that a bomb has been planted in his house. Zoe races to his aid but is caught in the explosion with Deadpool and Al. Knowing in advance of Pool's failure, Dixon calls in his second string, Captain America.