This is a modern day retelling of classical Hercules' most famous fight. The place the Los Angeles convention center the event. A post Academy awards party hosting literally thousands of movie stars and other very important celebraties. Tony Stark who had been scheduled to be a presentor at the awards as well as being an escort for Paris Hilton comes down with stomach Flu at the last moment and has to find a substitute . Hercules who happens to be visiting the west coast Avengers headquarters at the time agrees to fill in for him. Herc wearing a rented tux s without his Mace or any communication devices to contact the Avengers with. He is enjoying the party drawing the attention of many of the single and even not so single women there. When suddenly the doors burst open and in rush over two hundred well armed HYDRA agents along with a dozen Drearnought battle robots.. Leading them is the supreme HYDRA one Baron Strucker himself. Yes I know HYDRA does not usually lower itself to such mundane crimes as holding hostages for ransom but after so many failed mega operations that have gone asunder they find their cash reserves starting to get a little short. The Baron "Ladies and Gentlemen we are your new entertainment for the night. and as each of your families or associates pays us the sum of one million dollars you will be released however if ransoms are not paid by the time the sun rises you will be eliminated," Herc screams. " Base villians. You have treatened innocent men and women. You have interupted my revelry and now you will cause me to damage this rented garment. Have at you." With that he launches himself towards the nearest Dreadnaught and the battle begins. Can Hercules overcome this modern day HYDRA and rescue the hostages? Or will they be able to do what their ancient namesake wasn't able to do, and kill the Demi God?