"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 | edit source]

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

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

Combat Attributes[edit | edit source]

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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%

Appearance[edit | edit source]

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 | edit source]

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 Relationships[edit | edit source]

Adam Warlock[edit | edit source]

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

Captain America[edit | edit source]

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 | edit source]

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

Loki[edit | edit source]

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

Madame Hydra[edit | edit source]

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

Red Skull[edit | edit source]

The Red Skull programmed Winter Soldier to hate Captain America.

Thor[edit | edit source]

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

Yondu[edit | edit source]

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

Soundbites[edit | edit source]

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 | edit source]

  • "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."

Actions[edit | edit source]

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

Outfits[edit | edit source]

Captain America Winter Soldier[edit | edit source]

Marching Band Winter Soldier[edit | edit source]

Winter Winter Soldier[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

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

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Icon Gallery[edit | edit source]

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