Elizabeth arrives to find Alpha Flight knocked out and the Dreamqueen already loose on earth. She decides to seek out her father, Shaman, and get back the circlet that gives her the power of Talisman. As Shaman is giving the headpiece back to Elizabeth, Sasquatch, who has been infected by the Dreamqueen, snatches the circlet and puts it on herself. As Alpha Flight battles Wanda, Snowbird shows up and breaks the Dreamqueen's spell by changing Wanda back into Walter. Alpha Flight prepares to confront the Dreamqueen who is already infecting the whole city of Edmonton with madness.
David Michelinie (co-plot; script); Bob Layton (co-plot)
the Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Iron Man; Thor] (on TV news); Bambi Arbogast; Bert Hindel (Kathy Dare's lawyer); Brie Daniels (on TV news); Bryant Gumbel (Today show host); Cassie Lang (Scott Lang's daughter); Dr. Charles Ingwe (microsurgeon); Ed Munro (Channel 6 News reporter); Felix Alvarez; Jim Rhodes; Justin Hammer; Kathy Dare; Marcy Pearson; Phillip (Justin Hammer's servant); Rae LaCoste; Scott Lang [Ant-Man]; Stevie Gazelle (rockstar, on TV news); Tigra; Tony Stark
Avengers [Dr. Druid; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; She-Hulk [Jennifer Walters]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]]; Marrina; Heavy Metal [Super-Adaptoid (in the form of the Fixer); Machine Man; Sentry 459; Tess-One] (introduction, villains); Doomsday Man (destroyed)
The Super-Adaptoid gains the Machine Man's help after promising to revive Jocasta. After gaining control of Sentry 459 and Tess-One the group, naming itself Heavy Metal, attacks Hydrobase.