Alliances II (Coming of the Darque Age part 3), script by Joe St. Pierre, art by Joe St. Pierre, Kathryn Bolinger, and Bob Wiacek; Livewire and Stronghold battle Doctor Eclipse, while the others try to stop Darque and his army of the undead; Master Darque, Dr. Eclipse, Solar Man of the Atom, Geoff the Geomancer, a couple of those goofy Harbinger kids, Eternal Warrior, Bloodshot, X-O Manowar, Shadowman app. Continued in part from Solar, Man of the Atom #25. 36 pgs., full color. $2.25. Cover price $2.25.