Issue: # 01
Cover Date: Dec ’93
Contributors: Howard Mackie (scripts), Lee Weeks (pencils – cover art)
Gold Foil Embossed cover
Henri LeBeau sneaks into X-Mansion and tells his young step-brother, Gambit, that the time of the tithing has come and he is needed in New Orleans as the Assassins Guild is trying to break the old pacts; As they are speaking, Henri is cut down by an assassins arrow; Gambit gives chase and discovers that the killer is Julien, the «dead» brother of his wife; Learning that Bella Donna is also alive – she was «killed» in X-Men #8 (Marvel, 1991 series) – Gambit and Rogue prepare to leave for New Orleans.