The Illuminati assembled after Black Panther discovered that another Earth was colliding with Earth-616. Reluctantly he called the Illuminati together to stop the collision. After long debate they decided that the only way to do so was to destroy the other Earth with the Infinity Gems, but had to find the Mind Gem that was in the possession of Charles Xavier before he died. Beast eventually recovered a memory implant put in his mind by Xavier, which asked him to take his place in the Illuminati, and where the gem was. As soon as Hank retrieved it, Namor, Black Bolt, and Captain America showed up and recruited him into their team.
From: Thors #1
From: Infinity Guantlet #2
From Amazing Spider-Man vol.1 #259 (1984) I always liked this issue. It’s not a particularly action packed issue as the meat of the story deals with Mary Janes life (told in […]
Don’t mess with Galactus. From Secret Wars (1984)