Part 2 of 2. “Takeover” – Aric’s incredible return from the past — the most memorable sequence of panels you’ll see this year. Also, major modifications in the greatest weapon in the universe — the X-O armor. Characters: Ken Clarkson; Lauren; Orb Industries employees [Fred; Julie]; the Spider Aliens; X-O Manowar [also as Aric]. Written by Bob Layton, with art and cover by Mike Leeke and Tom Ryder. This issue does not have a card (coupon).