• Summary - Alpha Flight v.1 #80

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    Issue: Alpha Flight 80
    Date: Jan-90
    Story: Counter Moves (22 pages)

    Feature Characters: Elizabeth, Madison Jeffries, Walter, Lil, Heather

    Regular Characters: Gamma Flight: Nemesis, Auric, Silver, Wild Child, Witchfire

    Guest Stars:

    Villains: Nekra, Mac Gargan (the Scorpion), Tinkerer, the Owl, Llan the Sorcerer, the Asp; Dexter Rayne (flashback)

    Other Characters:

    Synopsis: NOTE: This iss. is part of the Acts of Vengeance crossover.
    Elizabeth sends Jeffries and Walter to intercept Gamma Flight, letting them know the Sorcerer is gathering an army. What she doesn't know is that the Sorcerer just wants violence to ensue, so he can use it to open the Eye of the World, a.k.a. the Gateway of Night.
    Nekra, the Scorpion, the Owl, and the Asp fight Heather and Lil in Winnipeg. Gamma Flight, Walter, and Jeffries arrive and join the fray. Heather realizes the Sorcerer is controlling things, and gets Witchfire to break his mystical control. The villains collapse.
    Gamma Flight arrests Alpha Flight.