Sal Buscema (breakdowns); Frank Giacoia (finished art)
Gaspar Saladino [as Gaspar]
Nova [also appears as Richard Rider]; Sphinx; Powerhouse; Kur; Sayge; Ginger Jaye; Bernie Dillon; Mike Burley; Donna-Lee Dover; Roger "Caps" Cooper; Charles Rider; Gloria Rider; Tony DiMartino; Mr. McCarthy; Tony DiMartino
The Sphinx realizes that Nova holds the secret he has been searching for, but he decides not to take it by force -- this time. Meanwhile, Rich Rider is failing in school and his friends are worried about him.