||FEATURE: Nightcrawler; GUESTS: Mystique; Destiny; Cain [Juggernaut]; Switchback; Damask; Doug Ramsey [Cypher]; VILLAIN: Dead Man Wade [Deadpool; Death]; CAMEOS: Callisto (Dead); Dani Moonstar (Dead)
||Nightcrawler is reunited with his mother; He and Mystique travel to Avalon and meet with Destiny where they learn of Avalon's imminant fall; Damask and Wade follow the heroes and arrive at Avalon themselves; Damask is enchanted by the hidden paradise and switches sides; She helps the heroes kill Wade and joins the battle to defend Avalon from Apocalypse.
||Tom Wegrzyn; Phil Moy
||Joe Rosas (color); Digital Chameleon (separations)
||Richard Starkings; Comicraft
||in Age of Apocalypse: X-Calibre (Marvel, 1995 series) #[nn]; in Incredibili X-Men, Gli (Marvel Italia, 1994 series) #74