Poring over the remains of the Baron Strucker robot, Cap and the S.H.I.E.L.D. agents get a nasty surprise when it self-destructs in front of them.
The malevolent Machinesmith continues his vendetta against Captain America by reactivating the dormant Dragon Man. Machinesmith commands a glowing steel sphere to guide Dragon Man right towards Cap's current location.
Steve Rogers is introduced to his new neighbor, Bernie Rosenthal. The cosy conflation is soon interrupted when Steve sees the moonlight silhouette of a particular scaly winged android.