While the X-Men discuss the best way to protect their young charges who insist on putting themselves in harm's way, the New X-Men are trying to figure out which one of them is the youngest mutant on earth.
Beast; GUESTS: Guthrie Family; VILLAIN: Dark Beast
Beast and Dark Beast visit the Guthrie farm to try and discover why five of the ten children in the family manifested mutant powers. While Beast is distracted, his evil counterpart experiments on one of the boys with tragic results.
Continued from X-Factor #23; Continued in X-Men #203