The X-Men vs. The Avengers, The Temptation of Magneto, Comic Book Issue No.2 1987 Marvel Comics. #2 In A Four Issue Limited Series. Script by Roger Stern. Pencils by Marc Silvestri. Inks by Joe Rubinstein. Cover by Marc Silvestri and Joe Rubinstein. Fragments of Asteroid M have fallen to Earth in Southeast Asia! And Magneto sneaks away from the X-Men to ensure his dangerous technology does not fall into the wrong hands! But the Avengers arrive on the scene to arrest the Master of Magnetism.