Gambit; Jean-Luc LeBeau; Archangel; Rogue; Fontanelle; Sekhmet Conoway; New Son; Courier [Jacob Gavin]; Quiet Bill; Huey; Sgt. Nick Fury and His Howling Commandos [Dum Dum Dugan; Gabriel Jones; Rebel Ralston; Percy Pinkerton; Izzy Cohen; Dino Manelli]; Baron Strucker; Fenris [Andre Strucker; Andreas Strucker]; Candra; Sentinel
During WWII, Jean-Luc LeBeau and the Howling Commandos try to capture a powerful gem, the Momentary Princess, that appears in Germany every 27 years. Baron Strucker and Candra are after the same thing. They all fail to gain the gem. In the present, Gambit is waiting for the Momentary Princess to appear so he can nab it. Strucker's children are after the same thing. They all fail to gain the gem. In the distant future, Gambit is ready once again to capture the Momentary Princess when it appears.