- Chris Claremont
- Mary Wilshire
- Bill Sienkiewicz
- Petra Scotese
- Tom Orzechowski; L. Lois Buhalis
- Magneto; Cannonball; Cypher; Karma; Magik; Magma; Mirage; Sunspot; Warlock; Wolfsbane; Brightwind; Tom Corsi; Sharon Friedlander; Aleytys Forrester
- Magneto informs the New Mutants that Professor X will not be returning to the school and that he is their new headmaster; Brightwind, Mirage's new winged steed, rescues Mirage from some muggers; Magneto begins to earn the respect of the New Mutants. Aleytys Forrester returns to her boat and crew behind the scenes.
The New Mutants appear here following their adventures in New Mutants Special Edition #1 and X-Men Annual #9, and their brief appearance in Uncanny X-Men #200. Aleytys Forrester appears next in Marvel Fanfare #33.
Total No. Copies Printed (net press run): Average no. of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 509,545. Single issue nearest to filing date: 434,430.