Civil War II is a comic book crossover storyline that’s the direct sequel to 2006’s Civil War. It consists of an eight issue eponymous core limited series.
Today, we will be giving you a quick overview of the storyline, without spoilers.
The story revolves around Ulysses Cain, a student at Ohio State University. He gets exposed to the Terrigen Mist, which turns him into an Inhuman with precognitive powers. Ulysses then gets a vision of a dystopian future. A few weeks after that, the Inhumans help the Avengers against an invading Celestial Destroyer, ultimately defeating it. Ulysses then tells the Avengers that he foresaw the invasion, revealing his powers to see the future. Iron Man isn’t fond of the idea of stopping crimes before they occur and so he leaves in frustration. Three weeks later, some members get in a fight with the big bad, Thanos. Iron Man then learns that they used Ulysses’ precognitive power to set up an ambush for Thanos, but it still didn’t end well for them. Iron Man sees how this power is doing more harm than good, and he vows to make sure that nobody uses it again.
In the end, we get a standoff between Iron Man and Captian Marvel.
There’s the story in a nutshell, but you should definitely read the whole thing, especially if you’re a Marver fan!