A year has passed since the Squadron Supreme was founded in the incident referred to as “The Gathering“.
Much has happen during the course of that year.
The roster of the proactive superteam expanded from a handful of costumed adventurers to a veritable legion of super-heroes.
However, despite their unparalleled success, the Shroud, leader of the Squadron, often voiced dissatisfaction over the red tape that would still get in the way of doing what was necessary.
Now, a seemingly routine mission serves as the catalyst for treachery, dissension and potentially all-out warfare between the Squadron Supreme and the newly-formed Squadron Sinister.