Astonishing X-Men Vol.3 #6


Outnumbered and outgunned, the X-Men are finally brought together as a team by their newest addition, but are they too late to stop the "Cure" from destroying mutantkind?

Printed: Dec 2004
Writers: Joss Whedon
Art: John Cassaday
Cover: John Cassaday

- 1st mention of S.W.O.R.D., Sentient Worlds Observation and Response Department, a division of S.H.I.E.L.D.
- 1st full appearance of Abigail Brand