Returning to America in time to help with the fallout of the New Orleans hurricane T'Challa & Luke Cage encounter Blade & Brother Voodoo and find themselves fighting a horde of Vampires. As a result of the hurricane an old vampire, Victor Montague has become disinterred and with his undead wife, Beatrice he is seeking to carve a new empire for himself. Following a brief skermish both on the physical and astral planes the heroes retreat to T'Challa's aircraft where the Black Panther dons his consecrated panther armour and the ebony blade. Instead of fighting the vampires decide they will turn the whole city against our heroes. While Blade goes after Victor and Brother Voodoo & Cage track down Victor's final resting place so that he has nowhere to retreat to T'Challa goes in search of Monica Rambeau who he believes can stop all the vampire's at once with her power of the sun!