Nightcrawler is back! Newly returned from the afterlife, Kurt Wagner finds himself in a world very different from the one he left. But determined not to waste his new lease on life, Nightcrawler hits the road alongside Wolverine, eager safeguard mutantkind's future and he's going to do it by the means he loves most! But when someone starts hunting down Nightcrawler's loved ones, Kurt and Wolverine must race across the globe to track down their attacker! But Kurt soon learns that his return may have set these events in motion in the first place!