The world is still struggling to overcome the effects of the recent Great War--the War to End All Wars. But a different kind of war rages in the streets of New York City. A strange and fearful master criminal, known only as The Spider Lady, spins her deadly web of violence and destruction. Who can stop her vicious reign? Only the mysterious man called Shadowhawke and his trusty team dare to take on her dark minions. But can even they prevail?