Avengers (1996 2nd Series) #8
The classic Avengers (1996 2nd Series) #8 features a riveting story entitled "Shadowplay" Part 1 of 4. Written by Walt Simonson and illustrated by Michael Ryan, Saleem Crawford, Kevin Conrad, and Norm Rapmund, the issue pits Earth's Mightiest Heroes against the Lethal Legion and the Masters of Evil. Loki soon deduces that something is amiss in this universe, and must enlist the help of the Avengers to restore balance. An iconic cover features the iconic team, illustrated by Jim Lee and Scott Williams.