The Machine – Written by Christopher Priest. Art by Mike S. Miller & John Stokes. Cover by Mike S. Miller. Haunted by his father’s betrayal and by his own past, Triumph pushes himself and his strike force to the breaking point. But Triumph’s driving anger and anguish find renewed focus when word comes that his father has broken out of prison…an event that redefines the hero’s existence. A lifetime of rage is laid bare — an anger that drove him to become a hero…and the price he paid to achieve it.