FEATURE: Iron Man; Mr. Fantastic; Professor X; Dr. Strange; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Black Bolt; VILLAINS: Skrulls; Skrull versions of Captain America; Thor; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Quicksilver; Wasp; CAMEO: Galactus
Soon after the Kree/Skrull war, the Skrulls plot once again to take over the earth; The Illuminati shows up and warns them off; As they are escaping in their Quinjet, the ship is shot down and the heroes are captured; As Skrulls experiment on the Illuminati, Tony Stark breaks out and rescues his companions; The heroes escape thanks to a Doc Strange illusion of Galactus; But, the Skrulls still have their genetic material to work with.
FEATURE: Iron Man; Mr. Fantastic; Professor X; Dr. Strange; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Black Bolt; GUESTS: Human Torch; The Thing; The Watcher
Spurred on by Mr. Fantastic, the Illuminati gathers the Infinity Gems to reconstruct the Infinity Gauntlet; When he is unable to destroy the gems, and under the watchful eye of the Watcher, Mr. Fantastic distributes the six Infinity Gems to the members of the Illuminati for safekeeping.