Avengers comic books issue 402
"End of the Line" Onslaught Impact 2. Final issue of the series. Script by Mark Waid. Art by Mike Deodato (breakdowns) and Tom Palmer (finishes). Painted cover by Tom Palmer. Story continues from Uncanny X-Men 336. It's the final issue of the Avengers 1st series! And thanks to Onslaught, Earth's Mightiest Heroes find themselves in the middle of chaos on the streets of Manhattan! The Avenges try to restore order, but the crisis shifts from bad to worse when Post and Holocaust savagely attack! However Cap assembles the Avengers one more time (in their 1st series) for a dynamic donnybrook against Onslaught's deadly agents! Can Earth's Mightiest Heroes complete their 402-issue run with another classic victory? Story continues in X-Men 56 and (the one-shot) Onslaught Marvel Universe. Cameo appearance by Onslaught. Avengers Lineup: Black Widow, Captain America, Giant-Man, Iron Man, Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, Thor, and the Wasp. (Notes: Tom Palmer completes his amazing 11-year run as the primary inker of the Avengers series. The Avengers title (2nd series) is relaunched with significant changes in the Heroes Reborn universe (aka Franklin Richards' pocket universe) in November 1996. The Avengers return to the normal Marvel universe and continuity in the Heroes Reborn: The Return Limited Series in December 1997; and the Avengers 3rd series in January 1998.) 32 pages. Cover price $1.50.