The comic book:
- Norman Osborn trying to convince the Dark Avengers his intention of attacking Asgard is well-founded:Norman: Asgard is in a position of threatening America and the American way of life.
- In the ending, when all heroes are invited to a party to celebrate the end of Norman's reign, Spider-Man can be seen discussing with the X-Men, asking him if anyone suspected this might have been a trap to lure them here. Wolverine admits he did, prompting Spider-Man to ask why he came in that case. Wolverine's answer?"Free beer"