Marvel and Madhouse Team Up for Marvel’s Avengers Confidential: Black Widow and Punisher
According to a recent report by Entertainment Weekly, Marvel will be continuing its partnership with Madhouse via a new animated OVA titled Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher, which serves as a follow-up to last year’s Iron Man: Rise of Technovore.
Scheduled for a Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital release on March 25, Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher focuses on the two titular “street-level” Marvel heroes first go against each other, and then team up against a common foe.
Marvel’s official synopsis:
“After interfering with a top secret mission, The Punisher is taken into custody by S.H.I.E.L.D. agent and Avenger Black Widow. At the orders of Director Nick Fury, Punisher and Black Widow are sent on a mission to stop Leviathan, a global terrorist organization that plans to sell stolen S.H.I.E.L.D. technology to the highest bidder. Now, the vigilante and spy must work together to prevent this technology from falling into the wrong hands. The fate of the world, and of the Avengers, hangs in the balance.”