Immortal? I’ve heard plenty of you
same claim, still hasn’t proven true.
DoomEnough. I possess all of the answers you seek. Mr. Castle is here because he has been tailing yousince the beginning of your mission. Lurking in the shadows, going unnoticed, like a well-trainedspecial ops agent should. All of you have been stripped of your weapons. Spider-
shooters have been confiscated, captain; your shield remains with me as well, I always marvel at
its primitive beauty. The son of Satan’s trident is in my possession, the new self
of Olympus has no weapons or armor, and of course Castle’s firearms have been destroyed.
Icannot allow history to change so drastically by introducing firearms. And, as insulting as it wasfor you, Stark, to show up unarmed, I did confiscate from you a little book, with nothing butneedless phone numbers, fool. I have searched you all extremely thoroughly-Spider-man-
Oh, God! I knew my seat cheeks were more sore than usual! And he’s the law?! How do I file
amolestation-?Doom-Short of givin
g you all an enema! (Looking straight at Spidey) Don’t make me change my mind,
it would not be a pleasant inspection.CapWait, did you say
firearms? What-DoomI will return later, before your scheduled executions. That will be all for now, make yourselves
comfortable until then, or as comfortable as you can. If you’re a
, I’d start
(Yelling after Doom) Where’s Kurt?!
All right, let’s get our heads leveled here. At least he told us some things, pr
etty typical of asuper-brain villain, they like to monologue and what not. They leave their captives alive andcontained or incapacitated, giving them the opportunity or chance to make an escape (gestures tothe team and their situation). This is somethi
ng Doom will come to expect from us. He’s hopingthat with all odds against us we will try and make a daring and optimistic escape. He’s counting
on our notion of the greater good to get us into deeper trouble. So, before we start gnawing at ourwrists a
nd ankles, let’s talk calmly.