Jason Aaron (story); Brian Michael Bendis (story); Ed Brubaker; Jonathan Hickman (story); Matt Fraction (story)
Laura Martin; Larry Molinar
Avengers [Beast; Black Panther; Captain American; Doctor Strange; Hawkeye; Iron Fist; Iron Man; Scarlet Witch; Spider-Man; Thing; Thor; Wolverine]; Lei Kung the Thunderer; Phoenix Five [Colossus; Cyclops; Emma Frost; Magik]; Shou-Lao the Undying; Uatu the Watcher; X-Men [Angel (cameo); Boom Boom (cameo); Cannonball; Hepzibah (cameo); Magma (cameo); Magneto; Polaris (cameo); Professor X; Storm; Hope Summers; Sunspot (cameo); Surge (cameo); Velocidad (cameo)]
Cyclops battles the Avengers through the city of K'un Lun as he tries to capture Hope. Even the great dragon Shao Lao, the source of K'un Lun's power, is unable to stop him. Hope, however, channels to power of the chaos fist and punches Cyclops to the moon. Meanwhile, back on Earth, a few of the X-Men desperately try to resist the power of the Phoenix as Emma has become more and more tyrannical and evil. Magneto calls to Xavier for help.