Synopsis: Ghaur's plan to bring the Serpent God Set back to Earth has been foiled, but he's not defeated yet. In fact, he still holds the seven brides captive and he has a nefarious plan B, which he has been holding in reserve. Can the combined might of Namor, the Avengers and the Fantastic Four bring down this Deviant Menace?
Notes: Silver Surfer, X-Men (except Storm), Punisher, Moon Knight, Daredevil, Spider-Man, New Mutants appear in flashback. Dorma and Marrina appear in a vision.
Synopsis: While taking a lesiurely stroll through the new Four Freedom's Plaza Sue and Reed Richards stumble upon a cache of artifacts thought to have been desroyed with the old Baxter Building. Reed's insatiable curiosity wont let him move on until he finds the source of this miracle. Even if he has to travel back in time to find out.
Notes: This story takes place during the events of Fantastic Four #299, Reed and Sue appear here between that story and Fantastic Four #300.
Synopsis: The Impossible Man has returned to the home of Stan Lee to collect on the promised comic book series offered to him by "The Man" back in Fantastic Four #176. But Stan is more into television now, so Impossibleman decides to graciously accept a tv series instead. Stan knows just what to do, call in the Fantastic Four.
Synopsis: After reading a ridiculous news story touting him as "one of the many scientific geniuses who have battled the Fantastic Four," Victor Von Doom decides to take the time to consider the utter non-sense of such an idea and the unworthyness of his "peers." Can the Mole Man, Kang, the Mad Thinker, or the Wizard possibly be Doom's equal?
Synopsis: The prior history of the Serpent Crown is wrapped up in this retelling of the destruction of the crown by the bizarre quartet of Dr. Strange, Spider-Man, Scarlet Witch and the Thing. Only their combined might can destroy the newly formed giant crown and banish Set back to his dimension. But they will need the Cosmic Cube to do it.
Notes: Chapter 14
All but Uatu and Gaea appear in flashback.