"The End of the Fantastic Four!"
Annihilus lays out his plan for domination and how he pulled all the pieces together and it all revolves around Franklin. After robbing the FF of some of their powers, they are taken to a dungeon where they escape and make their way back to Annihilus' stronghold. They manage to sneak up on Annihilus and defeat him but something is wrong with young Franklin. The FF are transported back to Earth where Reed must shut down Franklin or the Earth is in danger, but Reed's decision comes at a heavy price. He looses the respect of all his friends and family.