In part 3 of "The Man in the Machine," Hardware finds his quarry, but a cornered Edwin Alva can be very dangerous. More about Alva's organization is revealed when he proves to be a ranking officer of S.Y.S.T.E.M., a secret government agency. Written by Dwayne McDuffie, with art and cover by Denys Cowan and Jimmy Palmiotti.

Written By: Dwayne McDuffie Pencils: Denys Cowan Inks: Jimmy Palmiotti Cover By: Denys Cowan Mike Gustovich