This story takes place at 6:43 p.m. in the late summer in a small town called Maple Street. Tommy, Steve Brand, Charlies, and Don Martin are the main characters. Before the town of Maple Street knew it, their lives were aout to change forever because a space ship just few over head and now nothing is working.
The towns people start wondering what happened. Tommy, the kid, explains what is happening because the same thing happened in his comic book. But no one believed him. So the people were trying to figure out who or what is happening.
Everything has stopped working, lights, cars, radios, and more. Fear and panic of what is and might happen. Scared of the "monsters."
The people saw a dark shadow walking up the street. They didnt know what or who it was. The shadowy figure got shot. The shadowy figure was Pete Van Horn.
People started chasing and throwing stuff at Charlie because he shot Pete. All the lights started flickering. The people went chaotic.
The towns people turn on them self and the whole town went up in chaos.