Black Widow
Natasha Romanoff

Protection
Ally

S.H.I.E.L.D. Spy.

Cost: 3.
Health: 2.
Attack: 1. Thwart: 2.
Resource:

Interrupt: When a card is revealed from the encounter deck, exhaust Black Widow and spend a resource → cancel the effects of that card and discard it. Then, reveal another card from the encounter deck.

Core Set #75.
Black Widow
Protection
Ally

Defender.

Cost: 4.
Health: 5.
Attack: 2. Thwart: 1.
Resource:

Toughness. (This character enters play with a tough status card.)

"Power Man for hire -- Cage speakin'.
Core Set #76.
Luke Cage
Protection
Event

Attack.

Cost: 0.
Resource:

Response (attack): After your hero defends against an enemy attack, deal damage to that enemy equal to your hero's ATK.

"That's what you get!" -- Iron Fist
Core Set #77.
Counter-Punch
Protection
Event
Cost: 1.
Resource:

Hero Interrupt: When a treachery card is revealed from the encounter deck, cancel its "When Revealed" effects. The villain attacks you instead.

"Ahem! Stand aside, citizens!" -- Ms. Marvel
Core Set #78.
Get Behind Me!
Protection
Resource
Resource:

Max 2 per deck.

Double the number of resources this card generates while paying for a Protection (green) card.

Core Set #79.
The Power of Protection
Protection
Support

S.H.I.E.L.D.

Cost: 3.
Resource:

Uses (3 medical counters). (Enters play with 3 counters. When those are gone, discard this card.)

Action: Exhaust Med Team and remove 1 medical counter from it → heal 2 damage from a friendly character.

Core Set #80.
Med Team
Protection
Upgrade

Armor.

Cost: 1.
Resource:

Play under any player's control. Max 1 per player.

Your hero gets +1 DEF.

Life-saving and stylish.
Core Set #81.
Armored Vest
Protection
Upgrade

Condition.

Cost: 1.
Resource:

Response: After your hero defends, discard indomitable → ready your hero.

"We have no choice. So we fight -- and we win. There are no other options." -- Captain America
Core Set #82.
Indomitable