By Tom Russo
Updated April 25, 2003 at 04:00 AM EDT

Contributors range from writers like Mark Millar and Chuck Austen, both X-Men regulars, to Gandhi’s grandson Arun and Marvel president and COO Bill Jemas. Austen collaborates on the first issue’s most powerful moment, in which an Israeli fighter pilot avenges a devastating personal loss in startling fashion. This is the medium at its most noble.