During their honeymoon, the minds of Jean and Scott are transported to host bodies in the Askani future. Rachel, aka Mother Askani, has pulled them there. She is now over hundred years old and her Askani Clan diminished, she can’t raise baby Nathan and overthrow Apocalypse herself. While they are talking, Apocalypse’s troops attack, led by Paladin Ch’vayre, and Mother Askani is injured, leaving her comatose. Jean and Scott manage to wrest the baby from him and escape in a floodwave. 2000 years from everything they know and remember, they have to raise the child and overthrow Apocalypse’s rule.