"He's a mean, green, thinking machine."

—The Leader

The Leader, civilian name Samuel Sterns, is the primary antagonist of the Gamma Attack! Event. He could later be recruited to Avengers Academy after his defeat during the Legends Assemble Event. His Recruitment Quest is Get Leader! His mission board quests can be found here.

Requirements Edit

Level 6 (to start the event)

  • 27 Chess Pieces
  • 7 Aspirin
  • 8 Green Torpedoes
  • 3,830 Tridents

Upgrades Edit

Rank Title Cost Mission
2 5 Green Torpedoes, 1,505 Tridents Powerful Intellect, pt. 3
3 Red Leader 8 Green Torpedoes, 2,237 Tridents Brain Teaser, pt. 2
4 13 Green Torpedoes, 3,297 Tridents
5 Top Heavy Avenger 21 Green Torpedoes, 5,270 Tridents
  • Post event:
Rank Title Cost
2 25 Legends Banners
3 Red Leader 35 Legends Banners
4 45 Legends Banners
5 Top Heavy Avenger 55 Legends Banners

Combat Attributes Edit

Leader was never released for combat in Avengers Academy 2.0.

Appearance Edit

Leader's Rank 1 appearance is an orange long-sleeved shirt and black pants. He has a golden belt and golden bracer on his left forearm.

Leader's Rank 3 appearance is a orange jumpsuit with golden bracers on each hand.

Leader's Rank 5 appearance is a mostly orange jumpsuit, with black around the shoulders and the waist area. He also has black boots, and a glass container around his head.

Story Edit

During the Gamma Attack! Event, Leader attacked Avengers Academy and mind-controlled both A-Bomb and Red Hulk to do his bidding.

Character Relationships Edit

A-Bomb Edit

A-Bomb was mind-controlled by the Leader during the Gamma Attack! event.

Black Widow Edit

Black Widow uncovered the Leader's secret plans.

Hulk Edit

The Leader apologizes to Hulk after his second defeat in the Legends Assemble Event and they make amends.

Loki Edit

Loki's nickname for Leader is "Peeper."

M.O.D.O.K. Edit

M.O.D.O.K. asks Leader for his help to get revenge on and imprison Scientist Supreme. Leader agrees to help, and M.O.D.O.K. is thrilled to be the "friendly henchman."

Red Hulk Edit

Red Hulk was mind-controlled by the Leader during the Gamma Attack! event.

Soundbites Edit

Leader is voiced by Vincent Melamed.

  • "Better to be a dead genius than a living idiot!"
  • "Every team needs a leader!"
  • "Fools."
  • "I always looked good in green."
  • "I am a man with true vision!"
  • "I am aware of the size of my cranium, thank you."
  • "I like big brains, and I cannot lie."
  • "I'm surrounded by childish morons!"
  • "I've been shunned all my life. It doesn't bother me."
  • "My genius is my burden."
  • "The world is a puzzle."
  • "Unhand me, simpleton!"
  • "Use your brain!"
  • "You'll see! You'll all see!"

Actions Edit

Icon Name Time Location Rank Notes
Mar action lab get physical
Test Force Fields 5m Pym’s Lab (Tesla coil) 1
Action Build Your Army
Build Your Army 1h Aquatic Park 1
Mar action dances at lounge large v2@4x
Don't Think 2h Club A (dance floor) 1
Action Heavy Thinking
Heavy Thinking 4h Avengers Park (front) 1
Mar action use computer large v2@4x
Buy Customized Hats 5m The Timeless Archives (computer) 3
Holo Display Icon
Conquer Equations 4h Stark Tower (inside) 4
Holo Display Icon
Forward Research 4h Stark Tower (inside) 4
Mar action study large v2@4x
Get Big Ideas 1h The Timeless Archives (book) 5
Mar action hidden shield large v2@4x
Investigate Intelligencia 15m S.H.I.E.L.D. H.Q. (inside) 5
Action Observe Buffoons
Observe Buffoons 15m Quad (paths) 2
Mar action biology@4x
Study Aliens 2h Pym's Lab (tank) 2
Mar action play with particles large v2@4x
Test Gamma Mixtures 3m Pym's Lab (chemical station) 3

Outfits Edit

Cyborg Leader Edit

Trivia Edit

  • The Leader teaches advanced chemistry and gamma radiation transformation theory at the Academy.

Gallery Edit

Icon Gallery Edit

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