Solara is concerned about Jerry’s recent actions and demeanor and the release of his branded video game, Cape Fight, with cheap knockoffs of the other heroes in First Line. Disappointed in his judgement, Solara suspends Dynamo from the team.
After reconnecting with Skylark and sharing notes—Skylark found nothing but z-list villains and dead-ends at Tartarus—the two heroes set out to investigate a flower farm. They are quickly defeated and captured by the aliens, tiny blue creatures that domesticate bees and build technology for hire, including a gun that can nullify Dynamo’s superpowers and several unidentified high-tech devices shaped like triangles. The two are rescued by an irritable Miranda and find little more to go on at the Xanx’ii