The Silver Surfer is brought head on with the Collection Agency... But they are no match for the infamous Surfer.
The Silver Surfer is now face to face with the Collection Agency. They attack him and he shows them just a taste of his power. But they are prepared for him and have devices capable of leeching his energy. The importance of his mission gives him the strength to overcome this.
Surfer decides to see how much of his energy their devices can handle. This cause a major explosion. The leader of the Collection Agency, Jude, is dead.
Meanwhile, the virus has begun to transform in the young girl host. It consumes the child and heads straight for the Surfer, who does not resist it from infecting him. The remaining members of the Collection Agency allow him to leave without a fight.
On the way to Collector, he witnesses a ghostly apparition of someone he knows to be dead. He concludes this is the virus and it cannot be real. He is then drawn into the creature's mouth.