After the explosive events of INFINITE CRISIS and THE OMAC PROJECT, theU.N. formed Checkmate to bring down heroes and villains that get out of line. Using their unique abilities to deputize human and metahuman forces, this agencypulls out all the stops in pursuit of its goal to maintain balance betweenworlds. Having finally secured the political backing they needed to survive,Checkmate's operations begin in earnest, as an agent tries to infiltrate theterrorist group Kobra!
But someone within Checkmate seems to be working againstthem, and a compromised agent is forced to make a deadly, life-changing choice!
Written by Greg Rucka (52), Nunzio DeFillipis and Christina Weir (NEW X-MEN),with art by Jesus Saiz (JLA), this gripping super-spy saga is packed withexplosive action!
Collects CHECKMATE #1-12.