Following a month-long vacation, Wendy Root disappeared under mysterious circumstances. Her friends Bonnie Beats and Thrash Curwen filled in for her on hiatus.
In San Francisco, a computer code drove Anthony Hope, Casper and Steven Wyatt completely insane, leading to mutilations and many serious injuries.
In Detroit, a young man captured several homeless derelicts with the intent of draining their blood.
In Rio De Janeiro, the world nearly ended.