30Mera Wasn’t Supposed To Fall For Aquaman
A story decades after Mera’s first appearance in the comics revealed how she really crossed paths with Aquaman. She might have claimed to be on the run from her people, but she was actually sent on a secret mission to eliminate him.
of Xebel, Mera spent her formative years training in combat. Once she was of age and the line separating Xebel’s pocket dimension from the rest of the ocean thinned, her father and military advisor sent her on a mission to rid the world of the Atlantis royal family. After coming upon a fishing boat, she learned the hero known as Aquaman was also the Atlantean King.