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Blacksmith was one of the heroes inducted into the Initiative. He was placed on the Arizona team the Desert Stars.

In Phoenix, 3-D Man spotted Blacksmith as a Skrull by using his goggles. Immediately, the Skrull Kill Krew raced to take him down, urging "Blacksmith" to defend himself by changing into a form close to Beta Ray Bill's.

Discovered as a Skrull

First dominating both hero teams, until Komodo managed to focus his attention, allowing 3-D Man to shoot the Skrull through Komodo's chest.

Riot then planted a torture device and demanded to the Skrull how many agents they had in the Initiative. The Skrull revealed they had agents in every Initiative teams, before the device caused him to explode.[1]

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  • It is unclear if the Blacksmith Skrull was impersonating a real but obscure superhero named Blacksmith, or if the Skrulls had made the identity up from scratch.

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