Avengers, British Invasion, Excalibur, Hellfire Club, Illuminati, Secret Avengers
In an alternate reality, increased Syrian immigration to England concealed movements of international terrorism forces into the country in the guise of refugees. In an unprecedented attack, these terrorists covertly deployed a bomb in Buckingham Palace which caused the death of the entire royal family and the demoralization of the British people. Even in these dark times, Captain Britain refused to give up hope, and lead a strike team that succeeded in apprehending the terrorists. His demonstration of British values and refusal to surrender made him a national hero, and the prime candidate for the new King of England. As King, Brian has access to wealth and technology he has never before seen, and fights with the full support of the British people in every conflict.