New X-Men [X-23; Hellion [Julian Keller]; Surge [Noriko Ashida]; Prodigy [David Alleyne]; Elixir [Josh Foley]; Dust [Sooraya Qadir]; Mercury [Cessily Kincaid]; Rockslide [Santo Vaccarro]]; GUESTS: Cyclops; Emma Frost [White Queen]; Colossus; Kitty Pryde; Sentinel Squad ONE; Miguel Reyes; VILLAINS: Kimura; Dr. Adam Harkins; Predator X; CAMEOS: Amanda Sefton; William Stryker; Purifiers; Nimrod
X-23 and Hellion try to rescue Mercury from Harkins' lab but Kimura and the three Predator X monsters are standing in their way. The X-Men and New X-Men arrive to lend a hand and succeed in killing two of the Predators but one is able to escape. Cessily returns to the mansion and tries to come to grips with what has been done to her. Emma has a little chat with Kimura. Amanda falls to Earth.