Mario Simone presents the next installment in the Heroes Haven comic series, The Birth of Venus, Part One. When a professional hitman named Mr. Smith is taken from the streets of L.A. and brought to Heroes Haven, he is forced to undergo the excruciating experimental process designed to awaken his latent superhero abilities. While the procedure is a success, Smith's mind is shattered. Returned to the mean L.A. streets, Mr. Smith is a tortured soul barely able to contain his primal rage within. There is only one woman who can shed light on Smith's condition and her name is Starletta...