Story by Peter Milligan, Jorge Gonzalez. Art by Kelley Jones, John Beatty. Cover by Kelley Jones, John Beatty.
RETURN OF THE MESSIAH. Part 1 of 4. Joseph tries to uncover his past as Magneto. He searches for portions of Avalon and runs into the Acolytes who believe their savior has returned. Exodus puts his plans into motion to launch New Avalon which would inadvertently kill millions of people. Cortez convinces Joseph to impersonate Magneto to stop Exodus' mad plan.