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Daisy Johnson

You've seen her on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as "Skye", but who is Daisy Johnson in the comic universe? Get to know Daisy: Superhero, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D., and natural leader. Blessed with the ability to generate seismic energy, this is one girl who always makes an earth-shattering entrance. Discover Daisy Johnson, a.k.a., Quake!

Groundbreaking Moments

Who is Daisy Johnson?

in Secret War (2004) #2

Quake's first appearance. Nick Fury recruits a mysterious young woman to aid Captain America, Spider-Man, Daredevil, Wolverine, and Luke Cage, on a top secret mission. Why is this team on a one-way flight to Latveria?

Good Vibrations

in Secret War (2004) #5

Quake puts her seismic powers on full display in battle with Lucia von Bardas. Aboard the Helicarrier, Commander Maria Hill interrogates the young agent. What secrets will be revealed about enigmatic Quake? And how did she come to be one of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s highest-ranking agents?

Quake vs. Magneto

in New Avengers (2004) #20

The Avengers call on Agent Johnson to contain the mutant Xorn on the island of Genosha. Will Daisy join the ranks as an Avenger? Quake takes on Magneto, Master of Magnetism!

All-New Howling Commandos

in The Mighty Avengers (2007) #13

Under Nick Fury's command, Daisy recruits a new team of super-powered agents. And each new recruit is related to heroes and villains of Marvel past! This is the beginning of the All-New Howling Commandos!

Seismic Rifts

in The Mighty Avengers (2007) #18

The Howling Commandos go on their first mission! Nick Fury sparks tension amongst the team with his brutal training methods. But when the Skrulls begin their attack on Earth, will the Commandos be able to set aside their differences and unite for the greater good?

Secret Warrior

in Secret Warriors (2009) #1

Quake takes over as field leader to the Howling Commandos. But will Daisy's leadership be pushed to the limits when her team runs afoul of Nick Fury? Plus, the team's assignment puts them face-to-face with Hydra!

Playing with Hellfire

in Secret Warriors (2009) #14

After a mutual flirtation, J.T. James, a.k.a. Hellfire, reveals his love for Daisy. But with their lives in a state of upheaval, will romance be able to blossom? Plus, a member of the Secret Warriors is sent packing!

Secret Invasion

in Secret Invasion (2008) #4

The Secret Warriors join the fray in the great Skrull Invasion. Will the team's combined might tip the scale in Earth's favor?

Making Waves

in Avengers (2010) #19

Quake is asked by Captain America to interrogate the warden of The Raft, a prison for super-powered criminals. Will Daisy be able to solve the mystery of the prison's breach? Quake earns her stripes when she becomes a member of the Avengers!

Battle Scars

in Battle Scars (2011) #2

As the new Director of S.H.I.E.L.D., Quake must gain the trust of the most wanted man in America. But will S.H.I.E.L.D. be able to acquire Marcus Johnson before Taskmaster does?

Quake: Secret Avenger

in Secret Avengers (2013) #3

Daisy invites Nick Fury to a Defense Expo but soon wishes she hadn't. Quake and Agent Fury trapped in the crossfire of A.I.M.! The Iron Patriot unveiled!

Director of S.H.I.E.L.D.?

in Secret Avengers (2013) #9

After strategic differences with Maria Hill, Daisy steps down as Director of S.H.I.E.L.D. Quake's personal struggles continue as she grapples with the death of Robert Ralston, an original Howling Commando. Plus, a surprise ending that will determine the future of Quake!