Aquaman and the Others: Legacy of Gold is the first story-arc of the Aquaman and the Others series in the New 52 relaunch. Aquaman and the Others must deal with a mysterious enemy who is trying to obtain the [[Dead King's Atlantean Weapons|s


Synopsis

Aquaman and the Others: Legacy of Gold is the first story-arc of the Aquaman and the Others series in the New 52 relaunch. Aquaman and the Others must deal with a mysterious enemy who is trying to obtain the six Artifacts of Atlantis It was written by Dan Jurgens and Lan Medina and illustrated by Roy Allan Martinez and Matt Milla.

The storyline is followed by Alignment Earth, which is written by the same team.

Plot Summary

Aquaman was reunited with the Others when Vostok-X's helmet was stolen from the The Living Room by twisted version of animals. The Others tracked the helmet to the location of the thief where it was revealed that the helmet was stolen by Morgaine le Fey, an immortal sorceress, member of the Immortal Men and sister of Madame Xanadu.

Morgaine wanted the helmet due to it's magical properties, the helmet rid the user of the need of sustenance which would allow her to finally leave the Earth. When Arthur and the others arrived Morgaine cast illusions on each of the Others giving them the chance to join her or die. Arthur, Operative, Prisoner-Of-War and Sky Alchesay all denied but Ya'Wara opted to join her as she believed Morgaine could help her save the Amazon Rainforest. Morgaine was defeated by the Others and Ya'Wara was brought to her senses shortly after.[1]

Some time after defeated Morgaine the Others came under attack from a covert military force trying to retrieve the Artifacts, all of these attempts were futile as Aquaman and the Others were able to fight them off each time. The operatives then kidnapped Kahina the Seer's sister Sayeh wanting access to her Precognition.[2] Arthur and the others were the ambushed by Anton Solokov and his sister Darya who were the behind the attacks. They then transported the Others to their castle in Trezygstan where they met the true enemy, Legend.[3]

Legend revealed that he was from the time of the Dead King and that he had stolen his father's enchanted gold and then murdered him. Atlan then used the Gold to forge the Atlantean Weapons, and Legend had been trying to get the gold back since then. Ya'Wara was teleported to the moon in the conflict and discovered a clone of Vostok which after returning to Earth helped Aquaman and the Others defeat Legend and the Solokov twins, killing Legend in the process.[4] Sayeh and Vostok 2 joined the Others after the battle.[5]

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