Kick-Ass 2 is the second volume of Kick-Ass but is book three in the series (Hit-Girl being book two) created by writer Mark Millar and artist John Romita Jr.
Beginning in December of 2010 the series concluded with issue 7 in May 2012 spanning a 15 month run. Continuing the sporadic schedule of the first series, issues of this series were released between 1 and 5 months apart.
Set several months after the first book Mindy and Dave struggle to keep their identities as Hit-Girl and Kick-Ass a secret as she trains him to be a better hero. Meanwhile, Red Mist returns with a whole new attitude and a name change to match. Forming a group of villians he takes the game to the next level.