As with all super heroes, and super anti-heroes they need a depressing back story that makes them do what they do. This series is no exception. Similar to Batman he loses not his parents but his wife and children.
Is this is his chance to redeem himself?
After exacting revenge on those responsible for the death of his wife and children, Frank Castle uncovers a conspiracy that runs far deeper than New York’s criminal underworld. Now known throughout the city as The Punisher, he must discover the truth about injustices that affect more than his family alone.