"My past is a mystery. My music is a secret. I'll die searching for that one true thing..."
—Winter Soldier

The Hydra's ex-assassin Winter Soldier, civilian name James Buchanan "Bucky" Barnes, is a character you could first recruit to your academy as early access during the Civil War Event. His Recruitment Quest was The Cold Soldier, Pt. 1. His Mission Board Quests can be found here.

Requirements Edit

Upgrades Edit

Each time Winter Soldier is upgraded, his Power Level increases.

Combat Attributes Edit

Tech Attacker
Skills Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5 Tier 6
Basic Attack Punch 100% basic attack damage +7% +9% +11% +13% +15%
Special Attack Quickshot 150% attack damage on single enemy with a self evasion buff of 27% for 1 turn. Replaces every 3rd basic attack. +8% damage & +3% evasion buff +15% & +5% +23% & +11% +38% & +16% +60% & +27%
Ultimate 1 The Big Guns 200% attack damage on single enemy. +10% damage +20% +30% +50% +80%
Passive Super Serum 20% attack buff on self. +2% attack +4% +8% +12% +20%
Ultimate 2 Cold War 150% attack damage on back row enemies. +15% attack +30% +53% +90% +120%


Winter Soldier's Rank 1 outfit is a grey and blue hoodie with a red star on the left shoulder, over a grey shirt with a white star, and ripped black jeans and sneakers. His metal arm is half-covered by his jacket sleeve.

Winter Soldier's Rank 3 outfit is a black, red, and blue jacket, with a dark blue shirt underneath. He has a brown utility belt, black pants, and combat boots. His metal arm is on full display.

Winter Soldier's Rank 5 outfit is a black, red, and grey jacket, with a black shirt underneath. On his right arm, his shoulder and forearm is padded by metal on top of the jacket and a fingerless glove. He wears a brown utility belt, brown thigh holster, and a brown leather harness. He has black pants with metal knee pads, and combat boots. His metal arm is on full display and he has smudged black war paint around his eyes.

Story Edit

James Buchanan Barnes was captured by Hydra during World War II. They wiped his mind, turning him into the assassin known as Winter Soldier, and the Red Skull programmed him to hate Captain America.

Character RelationshipsEdit

Adam Warlock Edit

Adam suggests Bucky create a band with him. Bucky comes up with the band name 'Winter Warlock'.

Captain America Edit

Captain America was the Winter Soldier's best friend, prior to his assumed death and capture by Hydra. Currently, Bucky does not remember Steve, but Cap would do anything to get him back his memories.

Black Widow Edit

Black Widow seems to show interest in the Winter Soldier, and he mentions that he finds her attractive.

Loki Edit

Loki's nickname for the Winter Soldier is "Snowy Warrior".

Madame Hydra Edit

Madame Hydra tried to convince the Winter Soldier to join Avengers Academy, but at the time, he refused.

Red Skull Edit

The Red Skull programmed Winter Soldier to hate Captain America.

Thor Edit

Thor and the Winter Soldier are starting a heavy metal band named Stormbreaker.

Yondu Edit

Bucky once played a song that made all of Yondu's Ravagers cry.


Winter Soldier is voiced by Jon Curry.

  • "All right."
  • "Being a hero is overrated."
  • "Cool."
  • "Don't judge me."
  • "I don't follow orders anymore."
  • "I forgot what I was doing."
  • "It's better than going to class."
  • "My band's playing tonight."
  • "What would Cap do?"
  • "Who cares."

 Gratitude Lines Edit

  • "You are warmth in a cold, uncaring universe."
  • "I'm just saying, if you need someone taken out, I know a guy."
  • "If you want to hear a demo of my new song, I'll be at the blasting range."


Icon Name Time Location Rank Notes
Show Off Your Arm
Show Off Your Arm 1m Quad (lower right) 1
Mar action drop the hammer@4x
Keep Warm 2m The Asgardian Forge (anvil) 3
Mar action make a scene large v2@4x
Remember The Good Times 3m Club A (Bar) 1
Bare Your Soul
Bare Your Soul 30m Quad (upper right) 1
Mar action study large v2@4x
Read In Peace 30m The Timeless Archives (book) 3
Mar action talk to Jarvis large v2@4x
Talk About Old Times 1h Stark Tower (J.A.R.V.I.S.) 4
Mar action night out v3@4x
Look At What You've Done 2h The Quinjet Hangar (Quinjet) 2
Mar action search for clues v3@4x
Be Alone 4h Avengers Dorm (right chair) 5
Fire At Will
Fire At Will 6h The Blasting Range (firing points) 1
Mar action falcon punch- large v2@4x
Feel Something Real 6h Avengers Dorm (punching bag) 2
Action Ponder the Question
Ponder the Question 4h Wonder Auditorium (microphone) 4
Action Practice Motivational Speaking
Practice Motivational Speaking 4h Wonder Auditorium (microphone) 4
Mar action hidden shield large v2@4x
Retrieve Your Memories 8h S.H.I.E.L.D H.Q. (inside) 4
At Tony's Training Arcade
Bionic vs. Electronic 4h At Tony's Training Arcade (VR pad) 1
Cap's Obstacle Course
Hit The Old Course 4h At Cap's Obstacle Course (wall climb) 1

Outfits Edit

Captain America Winter Soldier Edit

Marching Band Winter Soldier Edit

Winter Winter SoldierEdit

Trivia Edit

  • The Winter Soldier wrote a song for Black Widow called "A Buck for a Widow."

Gallery Edit

Icon Gallery Edit

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.