A 'Fear Itself' chapter! The Serpent's evil spreads across the United States, and the Avengers Academy students are pulled into the conflict! How will the teenagers cope in a war-zone? Also: Giant-Man battles the Absorbing Man! By Christos N Gage, Tom Raney and Sean Chen!
Also: 'Fear Itself' continues! New York is thrown into terror as the supervillain prison the Raft is smashed open! Who can stop the criminals? The Heroes for Hire! By Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning and Kyle Hotz!
Includes material from Avengers Academy #15-17 and Heroes for Hire #8-9.