The embodiment of the life force of the universe itself, the mysterious Phoenix entity merged with the telekinetic X-Man named Jean Grey, transforming her into Phoenix! As Phoenix, Jean possessed nearly unlimited telepathic and telekinetic abilities--but the scope of her powers overwhelmed, corrupted, and eventually consumed her. But, in the manner of her namesake, Jean later rose from the ashes of her demise--alive once again!
Exploding out of the Marvel Universe are its greatest heroes and most powerful villains! When a Stark Enterprises' scientist captures Venom in order to create a symbiote army, Spider-Man and Iceman team-up to stop him! Joined by the X-Men's Phoenix, the trio are able to destroy the laboratory and end the madman's plans! Putting the scientist into the custody of Iron Man, Phoenix leaves the Earth for deep space, fearing the return of her dark side.