A new chapter of X Factor begins here! After the shocking events of House of M, Jamie Madrox brings together a few of his pals to create X Factor Investigations located right in the middle of Mutant Town! All the gangs here: Strong Guy, Wolfsbane, Syren, Monet St Croix, and straight out of House of M, Layla Miller. Plus, Madrox tries to get a ex-muntant to join his Merry Men who may or may not be alive at the end of this issue! The first shocking issue of X Factor!