Space Pirate Invasion
- Earth experiences a massive invasion by a coalition of Space Pirates. Conventional forces are not a match for their technology and the hero population is hard pressed to meet the threat
- Super-Villains are granted amnesty for past crimes if they assist in repelling the attack
- The Sentinals discover that the driving force behind the invasion is an other-dimensional being of awesome power referred to as ‘the Devil’. The Sentinals capture a pirate vessel and blast off into space to take the fight to the Devil.
- The combined forces of Earth are victorious and drive the invading force away. Earth’s forces suffer evn greater damage as the Pirates’ technology goes through a self-destruct sequence leaving no trace of the advanced technolgy for study.
- A significant percentage of Earth’s hero and villain population are killed or missing as a result of the conflict.