As Warlock spends some time examining his own soul, he discovers something shocking... thousands of stars are disappearing! Shockingly, the culprit is a human in a vegetative state! Confronting the Star Thief, Warlock agrees to a deadly contest... a race against time to Earth to confront the Star Thief's corporeal body. But just as Warlock has noticed the vanishing stars, so have the Earth scientists and panic ensues. Will there be an Earth waiting for Warlock when he gets there?