"Happy Birthday Darling!"
On Reed's birthday, he recounts to Sue their encounter with an invading alien named Gormuu which occurred before they became the Fantastic Four. Reed also confesses that since their trip to the Negative Zone, his memory has gaps. To help jog it back, the team visits his old home estate in California where they discover his father had built a time machine.
Alicia Masters has been replaced by the Skrull Lyja.