Rogue is dying, so the X-Men take her to take her to Cable's island, Providence! As Rogue is treated, Lady Mastermind has some problems of her own to deal with!
A Mummumdrai has been released from Lady Mastermind's mind, and is running a riot on Providence! But is it friend or foe? And what new threat is arriving from outer space?
The Hetcomb, the Shi'ar genetically engineered weapon arrives on Providence and starts wreaking havoc! The X-Men fight hard, but only Cable and his temporarily regained power can stop it! Or is it the re-awoken Rogue that can stop it?