StormWatch get called back from Siberia mid-mission so that Battalion can face a U.N. tribunal due to his recent actions. Though Battalion argues that the benefits of his missions outweigh any political ramifications, the council wants to hold someone responsible. Weatherman One steps in and claims all responsibility for the actions of his subordinates, and he is relieved of his position in StormWatch.
Meanwhile, Flashpoint and Cannon take Malcolm out to a strip club. When Malcolm has had enough of Flashpoint insulting his brother, he starts a fight.
Hellstrike, who's body is breaking down after his run-in with Deathtrap, is visited by Fuji, who can relate to his friend's predicament. As he's leaving, Fuji notices Hellstrike beginning to glow, but before he can tell anyone there is a large explosion.
Includes a StormWatch pinup by Jeff Rebner.