Appearing in "Revenge!"
- Espionage Elite
- Foggy Nelson
- Jasper Sitwell
Synopsis for "Revenge!"
With Jasper Sitwell seriously wounded by the Spymaster, Iron Man vows revenge on the spy, though he blames himself for Jasper's situation. Reading about Jasper's situation in the newspaper, Madam Masque realizes her true feelings for the SHIELD agent.
Meanwhile, Iron Man interrogates Spymaster's captured accomplices, with Stark Industries lawyer Matt Murdock in company. Murdock stops Iron Man from getting violent with the crooks, frustrated Iron Man walks off resolving to find Spymaster on his own. All the while Spymaster meets with his employer Capricorn of the Zodiac crime cartel, who is furious that Spymaster failed on his last mission. However Capricorn sends him off on his next mission: to hunt down Daredevil.
While at SHIELD headquarters, Iron Man meets with Nick Fury, who asks Iron Man to take the Zodiac Key back to Stark Industries for examination, while handing over the key it briefly influences Fury with it's power before Iron Man takes it away. While elsewhere in the city, Madame Masque runs into Daredevil and before formal introductions can be made, both are captured by Spymaster.
While Iron Man and Kevin O'Brien are examining the Zodiac Key, they are attacked by Capricorn his goons, soon they along with Nick Fury are captured and placed in holding with Daredevil and Madame Masque. However, once in captivity, the Zodiac Key influences Nick Fury to take it into his possession. This story is continued in Daredevil #73.
Talk about guest-stars - this one's got 'em! Daredevil - Nick Fury of Shield - and the unholy hordes of Zodiac! And that's just for openers!
- Pisces is shown on this issue's cover but is not a part of this story.
- Libra is spoken to in this story, but does not enter into any of the battles.
- This issue contains a letters page "Sock It To Shell-Head". Letters are published from Richard Hawkins, Dave Osternman, David Chamberlain, Richard W. Gartee & Kenneth Elder, and G.B. Tiede.
- As seen on page one, this issue is Story # 489-Z.