Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Whose Side Are You On? The plot of the series civil war comic pdf a framework story line in which the U.
The superheroes in support of the law, such as Iron Man, Mister Fantastic and Ms. In the aftermath of the war, Captain America surrenders and is imprisoned. The conflict between freedom and security is an underlying theme in the story line, with real-life events and discussions, such as the U. The series received polarized reviews by critics but lauded by audiences and was a commercial success.
Captain America and Iron Man in opposition to each other. I opted instead for making the superhero dilemma something a little different. People thought they were dangerous, but they did not want a ban. What they wanted was superheroes paid by the federal government like cops and open to the same kind of scrutiny.
It was the perfect solution and nobody, as far as I’m aware, has done this before. The act requires any person in the United States with superhuman abilities to register with the federal government as a “human weapon of mass destruction,” reveal their true identity to the authorities and then undergo proper training. A number of villains have also chosen to take sides, some choosing to side with the registration, others against it. 5 was released two months later, in November. In late November 2006, Marvel announced another delay. 6, originally scheduled for release on December 20, was pushed back two weeks and released on January 4.
Those not adhering to it are deemed unregistered and rogue superheroes. Tony Stark, eventually joins the team of Captain America. Many supervillains join the government in hunting down superheroes. When the Super-Human Registration Act was proposed, Professor X and the Avengers proposed an alternative method with self-policing of mutantkind and super-powered communities, preventing Civil War from ever happening. When Mister Fantastic was researching realities where the Civil War ended differently, he found one reality in which their version of Anthony Stark was a woman named Natasha Stark. The Civil War was avoided entirely in this reality due to her marriage to Steve Rogers. The first is detailed in, “What if Captain America led all the heroes against the Registration Act?
In this reality, Tony Stark dies of the Extremis virus, leaving the U. Steve Rogers as the spokesperson for heroes, who as in the regular universe opposes registration. Though he manages to delay its passing, the Stamford disaster occurs as in the 616 reality. Without Tony Stark to provide a fairer path for registration, the government’s response is more extreme. The second is detailed in, “What if Iron Man lost the Civil War? In this reality, Iron Man asks for Cap’s help in chapter three instead of threatening him, admitting his doubts about his actions rather than trying to justify them, and thus Cap does not use the hidden weapon in his glove to disable Tony’s armor.
Hill detects the weapon and assumes that Cap is still planning to use it. The resulting goodwill convinces Captain America to help run the program as he is the only one the heroes will trust with their secret identities. Upon learning of the possibility of this alternate reality, Tony is devastated and weeps for the bright future he helped prevent. Mico Suayan, the cosmic Annihilation War reaches Earth during the War. The heroes unite to neutralize it, and many die in the first clashes. Civil War that had everything go in Tony Stark’s favor. Five years after the war, Tony becomes the President of the United States and leads the Mighty Avengers as the Iron Patriot.
Thor clone known as Thunderstrike. President Stark and his Mighty Avengers are taken to Battleworld by Maestro and have their memories altered to think that they are on Earth and that the Renegade Champions already there are unregistered vigilantes. The Thunderbolts are sent to rescue them, but misunderstandings result in the deaths of Penance and Thunderstrike and all three teams start fighting each other. Tony kills Steve when Steve lets his guard down, and reveals that he is in the possession of the Reality Gem from the Infinity Gauntlet. Tony and the members of the Illuminati divided the six Infinity Stones after hunting them down and vowed never to use them.
But when Tony let the events of Civil War happen in their natural course, he couldn’t resist using the Reality Gem to alter events in his favor. He used the gem to prevent the death of Goliath, the assassination of Captain America, alter the war in his favor, and rig the presidential election. He attempts to use it again to undo his killing of Steve, but as they are in another dimension the Reality Gem does not work. Maestro kills Tony and the Punisher, but is stopped by the intervention of Stick, the Sentry, and Nigel Higgins using the Iso-Sphere. The remaining five heroes from the Mighty Avengers and Thunderbolts stay behind on Battleworld with the Sentry and fight villains attempting to gather the Iso-Sphere as the Civil Warriors. Its location on Battleworld is referred to as the Warzone.