SECRET INVASION Brian Michael Bendis brainchild. Eight-issue limited series that has serious build-up in many Avengers titles. Eleketra and Blackbolt are Skrulls. The Mighty Avengers and New Avengers are paranoid that someone inside is a Skrull. Nick Fury returns. Supposedly explains why the Avengers have been so crazy lately. FINAL CRISIS Grant Morrison and Geoff Johns brainchild. The Crisis to end all Crisis in an eight-issue limited series. Concludes the Countdown series. The New Gods are slaughtered and rumor is that a major, major character will meet his end. ULTIMATUM Joseph Loeb brainchild. The first crossover event in the Marvel Ultimate universe. Rumors of huge secrets in the Ultimate Universe that are exposed in Ultimates 3, and continue in the limited-series and change the Ultimate universe forever. (cue gothic organ chord) Ties into all the currently running Ultimate books and supposedly promises TEH TWISTS AND TURNS EVERYWHERE!