TRIAL BY FIRE
Rogue’s team of X-Men, consisting of herself, Iceman, Psylocke, Quicksilver and Darkstar, continued their mission in Kree Space against the parasitic race known as the Brood. They fought and were defeated by a group of the aliens, who bizzarely manifested superpowers. However, upon capture, four of the five X-Men were freed by their teammate, Iceman. They now struggle to make their escape from the Brood’s underground lair.
Meanwhile on Earth, in the aftermath of the death of Charles Xavier, wanted woman Emma Frost , the White Queen, was brought back to the Jean Grey School for Higher Learning. Initially a prisoner, she was granted asylum and a position at the school by the school’s headmasters, Wolverine and a reluctant Shadowcat. While exchanging barbs with Kitty, Emma mentioned that Iceman had come to her while she was imprisoned and asked for her help in curing Angel of his amnesia…