Episode 33: Never Bug A Giant

Avengers #31

Writer: Stan Lee
Penciller: Don Heck
Inker: Frank Giacioa
Letterer: Art Simek

Featured Issue: Avengers #31

Plot Summary

As the Avengers make their way to South America, Goliath continues his underground adventures with Prince Rey. After surviving an attack by the servants of the Keeper of the Flame, Goliath and Rey make it back to Rey’s stronghold where the prince explains the nature of this subsurface conflict. Goliath soon discovers that his new friend is no better than the Keeper, merely an opposing force. As the Avengers arrive, Goliath attempts to find his way out of the caves, only for both groups become prisoners of the Keeper of the Flame. When the Keeper reveals that the flame is fueled by dangerous cobalt and that he intends to stoke it further, the Avengers break loose and manage to extinguish the Flame, escaping from the chaos that ensued.

Avengers

Captain America
Goliath
Hawkeye
Quicksilver
Scarlet Witch
Wasp

Villains

Keeper of the Flame

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Episode 32: Frenzy In A Far-Off Land

Writer: Stan Lee
Penciller: Don Heck
Inker: Frank Giacoia
Letterer: Sam Rosen

Featured Issue: Avengers #30

Plot Summary

As Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch and Goliath all go on quests to restore the full use of their powers, the Avengers are beset by Black Widow and her new allies, Power Man and Swordsman. While the remaining Avengers look for Goliath, he has travelled to South America in order to find his former professor, Dr. Anton. On his arrival, Goliath is attack by oddly dressed locals who take him prisoner and escort him below ground. Goliath is introduced to the Flame of Life and it’s guardian, the Keeper of the Flame. As he escapes, Goliath is aided by Prince Rey, the rightful ruler of this subterranean kingdom. Back in New York, upon hearing that Black Widow has returned, Hawkeye rushes out to find her, only to encounter Power Man and Swordsman waiting in ambush. Hawkeye is reunited with his love who admits she was the victim of brainwashing and back at Avengers Mansion, Wasp sees Goliath’s scooter on the news and the Avengers now know where to go find they missing teammate.

Avengers

Captain America
Goliath
Hawkeye
Quicksilver
Scarlet Witch
Wasp

Villains

Black Widow
Power Man
Swordsman