Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. #3
Penciler: Jim Steranko
Inker: Dan Adkins
Letterer: Sam Rosen
Fury journeys to Scotland to investigate some mysterious happenings around
the estate of Ravenlock as requested by an old late friend from the war.
There he teams up with Mycroft and his team of ghost hunters, Countess
Caution and the blind Rachel.
by Sir Arthur
Conan Doyle's novel, The
Hound of the
the name Mycroft
is a reference to Holmes'
non-S.H.I.E.L.D. or Howler adventure for Nick Fury
with none of his regular
Fury: Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2) features
a similar story in issue
illustrated the cover for the Holmes
novel Revenge of
- Reprinted in
of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Reprint Edition) #2,
- S.H.I.E.L.D. by Jim Steranko: The Complete Collection
- S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Complete Collection Omnibus
- Marvel Masterworks: Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. Volume 2.
then two decades after it was published, this story still remains one
of the all-time best Nick Fury stories. Steranko skillfully weaves together
a reworked Hound of the Baskerville with elements of WWII (the old Basil
Rathbone movies?) and of course Nick Fury himself. The art is
nothing short of amazing, from beginning to end there is not one panel
that does not stun.