The superhero support group named Excelsior decides to take their mysterious benefactor up on his offer for a million dollars if they catch the Runaways. They decide to pick up heroing once more so that their organization can thrive.
Back at the Pride's old headquarters, the Runaways try to figure out where to go now that they've been thrust into the matters of the future. They ultimately decide to go after this Victor person who the future is threatened by. They find him at school, but he fights back with some kind of magnet powers. After getting thoroughly pummeled, they manage to knock him out, only to be confronted by Excelsior.