Mutant runaway Christopher finds himself in the middle of a destructive cosmic event in New Orleans. On the run, he meets a mysterious mutant named Unknown who teleports him to New York and introduces him to THE XTREME, a powerful group of gifted individuals joined together by alpha-level telepath Marlee. As the days on Earth get darker, Christopher learns that a cosmic entity is singling out humans and is threatening to eradicate the entire race from existence. But what does he have to do with this? And what secrets are Marlee keeping from her team?