But he’s not saying what Vengeance actually is, just yet. Now, I recognize Nighthawk (of The Defenders/Squadron Supreme/Squadron Sinister) in there, and that snake woman could be a redesigned Princess Python, but the little reverso-black-and-white kid? Unless he’s an escapee from Star Trek, I have no idea. Marvel fans, help me out here! Is this some kind of Defenders revamp? The mysterious project Ed Brubaker teased when he said that the new Cap and Bucky series “ties directly into what’s going on in Captain America and Fear Itself, and sets up future plans for [CLASSIFIED]“? Something to finally explain all those appearances of Martian imagery across the line in the last couple of years?
Of course, avenging something is seeking Vengeance, isn’t it…? Maybe someone should be asking Bendis what’s going on?