plot, Kurt Busiek & Roger Stern ; script, Kurt Busiek ; penciler, Carlos Pacheco ; inker, Jesús Merino ; colorists, Steve Oliff with Olyoptics.com ; letterers, Richard Starkings & Comicraft's Albert Deschesne.
"Through the years, the Avengers have always found a way to reach victory-- no matter the odds, not matter the sacrifice. But now, Earth's Mightiest Heroes face a different kind of menace. A menace so great, it has made allies out of sworn enemies. This seemingly unconquerable enemy is-- the future!"--