Part 1 of the 4-part storyline 'State of Emergency!' What single event persuaded the real-world super-hero known as The Great Machine to retire from costumed crime-fighting and run for mayor of New York City? Plus, a deadly winter storm, a controversial museum exhibit, and a mysterious hooded figure all threaten to take down Mayor Hundred and his untested new administration!

Written By: Brian K. Vaughan Pencils: Tony Harris Inks: Tom Feister Cover By: Tony Harris