||Justice League International [Guy Gardner; Blue Beetle II; Batman; Martian Manhunter; Mister Miracle; Black Canary II; Booster Gold; Captain Atom; Rocket Red; Oberon; Maxwell Lord]; The Construct (Villain); Metron; Global Guardians [Green Flame; Ice Maiden; Tuatara; Dr. Mist]
||JLI and Metron realize they have been manipulated and search for the cause. Lord, now 'repaired' by his sentient computer (the manipulator), demands Lord upload him to a larger computer, but he destroys it and nearly dies as a result.
||Keith Giffen (plot, breakdowns); J.M. DeMatteis (script)
||Mini origin story of Maxwell Lord.