Appearing in the 1st StoryEdit
- Jigsaw (Billy Russo)
- Jigsaw (Stuart Clarke)
- Maria Castle
- Mirage (Desmond Charne) (Apparent Death)
- the Hood (Parker Robbins) (Mentioned)
- Kingpin (Wilson Fisk) (Mentioned)
- Henry's mum Sandy
- Aryan resistance
- Arron (Mentioned)
- Microchip's son (In a photograph only)
- Venom (Mac Gargan) (In an illusion or vision)
Synopsis for the 1st StoryEdit
Following Punisher's encounter with the mystery woman, Jigsaw and Stuart (now known as the Jigsaw brothers) tell Henry that Jigsaw is there in order to protect him from the Punisher, believing he is attempting to kill him. Jigsaw escorts his son, Henry, to his warehouse mansion. Stuart visits the warehouse mansion's captive Microchip. He explains that his girlfriend was killed by the Punisher and swears to make him accountable, but his revenge fails. Stuart walks away and tells him that the Punisher is coming. Meanwhile, the Punisher determined to find Microchip takes down multiple gangs to find his target and attacks Mirage and threatens him for everything he knows where Microchip is, but Mirage was shot by the mysterious woman. The Punisher believes that mysterious woman was none other his long-dead wife, Maria.
- This story is reprinted Punisher In the Blood and Punisher Rick Remender Omnibus.
- Betrayal! In the Punisher’s absence, the Jigsaw Brothers have carved out a respectable niche in New York’s criminal underground. But Frank Castle is back, and he’s killing their men – a lot of ‘em. Good thing for them, the Jigsaw Brothers know Frank well, and they have a contingency plan, one that’s been in place, gestating, for a long time. Frank has forgiven the fact his cyber sensei, Henry, is the son of Billy Russo, Jigsaw I. What will his trust cost him? The Punisher will soon discover in the Russo family, blood runs thick.
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