Where in the (Beyonder´s) world have the Guardians Gone? More importantly, will Talon be able to get them out? Speaking of whom, Maphisto and Malevolence have suddenly taken a special interest in the feline Inhuman. Will the Amulet of the Ancient One fall into the hands of the demon and his daughter? Meanwhile, the Hawk God makes Aleta and Stakar pay a heavy price for their intrusion into the realm of the Cosmic Beings. And if you thought Scatan the Celestial was weird, wait until you see the Last Watcher! All this plus the Protege makes his big move in "Time is the rider that breaks us all"!