The comedian additionally particulars the whereabouts of the Avengers.
In Avengers: Infinity Warfare Prelude #1 by author and artist Tigh Walker, we discover out extra about why Bucky Barnes aka the Winter Soldier was placed on ice. We additionally see the place the Avengers went to after the occasions of Captain America: Civil Warfare and what they’re as much as main into Avengers: Infinity Warfare.
Warning: full spoilers forward!
Many of the comedian is devoted to explaining how Bucky wound up on ice and what these in Wakanda are doing to assist him.
The story picks up within the third act of Civil Warfare. Proper after Captain America and Bucky stroll away from a defeated Iron Man, the duo communicate with Black Panther, who apologizes to Bucky (for making an attempt to kill him and every thing) and presents to take him to Wakanda the place he can get the therapy he might want to cleanse his thoughts of the brainwashing that turns him right into a senseless killing machine.
As Bucky is put in cryogenic suspension, like we see within the Civil Warfare post-credits scene, we hear an in depth clarification in regards to the therapy he’ll obtained from Shuri, Black Panther’s sister and Wakanda’s main scientist. She explains that they’re placing Bucky on ice so as to scan his mind and do exams on a computer-generated copy of his thoughts. Their objective is to take away the set off phrases and “reboot” his mind whereas leaving his authentic character intact.
Shuri is assured that she will be able to pull it off, claiming that she is smarter than Tony Stark, and on condition that Bucky seems absolutely operational within the trailer for Avengers: Infinity Warfare, it’s seemingly she does repair Bucky, not less than to the extent the place he could be relied upon in battle as soon as extra.
As for the remainder of the Avengers, after being rescued by Cap, Hawkeye returns to his household, Ant-Man to his daughter, and Scarlet Witch to Imaginative and prescient. Attention-grabbing to notice that Imaginative and prescient has already taken on his human guise within the occasions main as much as Infinity Warfare.
Cap, Black Widow, and Falcon are nonetheless on the market combating the great struggle, solely they’re on their very own doing it in secret. (Secret Avengers, anybody?) We see them take out a gaggle of terrorists and seize a stockpile of Chitauri weapons, calling again to the occasions of the primary Avengers film in addition to the Vulture’s ploy in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
Lastly, we see Tony Stark tinkering in his lab, as he does.
We get a glimpse of Tony’s design for his newest Iron Man armor, which we see in motion within the Avengers: Infinity Warfare trailer. Tony isn’t his regular wise-cracking self however extremely burdened by what risks lie forward for the world. He’s making ready for “the tip of all issues” and isn’t positive that calling Cap for assist would even be sufficient to cease it, so he’s making ready to face it alone.