Hercules Heart of Chaos (1997 Marvel) comic books
You can take the god out of the man, but you can't take the man out of the god! Hercules, the fabled half-man, half god warrior, has been stripped of his immortal powers. With the Avengers presumed dead, the now-mortal adventurer has begun to question his way of life and his place in the world. But when his eternal nemesis, the war-god Ares, begins a plan to return the world to the Dark Ages, Herc is drawn back into the fray! Script by Tom DeFalco. Art and cover by Ron Frenz and Pat Olliffe. Cover price $2.50.
Now that Ares and his Warhawks possess the mythological Heart of Chaos (the artifact with the power to regress the world back to the Dark Ages), the still-mortal Hercules must team with S.H.I.E.L.D. to track Ares to his lair. But to enter, they'll have to get past the snortin' mad minotaur! And, all the while, a traitor among them plots their destruction! Script by Tom DeFalco. Art by Ron Frenz and Pat Olliffe. Cover price $2.50.
Betrayed by the traitor within S.H.I.E.L.D., Hercules stands helpless to prevent Ares from returning the world to the technological level of the Dark Ages! And, even if he manages to free himself, the scion of Zeus is now merely mortal--wheres Ares possesses all the power of a god! Script by Tom DeFalco. Art by Ron Frenz and Pat Olliffe. Cover price $2.50.