"The More Things Change! Or It's The Real Thing!"
The real Doom returns and takes the throne after shutting down the Doombots and deprogramming Kristoff. Meanwhile, Sharry is still down about being a Thing as she goes in search of finding someone who can change her back. Sharry makes a deal with the devil as she agrees to let Doom transform her back to her human form. Doom has other plans, however, as he uses Sharon to lure the Fantastic Four into coming to Castle Doom, where they fall into a trap. Reed escapes, only to be challenged by Doom to a one-on-one fight. Reed accepts the challenge as the two get ready to do battle. Ben transforms himself back into the Thing.