Years have passed since CABLE #77 and the world has changed once again. The forces of the High Lord have exacted a horrrible price from the heroes of Earth. Among those martyred: Mr. Fantastic, the Invisible Woman, the Human Torch and the Thing. But the Fantastic Four are not gone! In the place of the original team, a new (but strangely familiar) foursome has gathered: Spider-Man! The Hulk! Ghost Rider! And Wolverine! Together they've defeated all manner of threats, but now they face the ultimate test from a villain they thought long dead!