Joe Caramagna of Virtual Calligraphy [as VC's Joe Caramagna]
New Mutants [Cannonball [Sam Guthrie]; Karma [Xi'an Coy Manh; Shan]; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Magma [Amara Aquilla]; Sunspot [Roberto Da Costa]]; X-Men [Beast [Henry McCoy]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]]; Mercury [Cessily Kincaid]; Pixie [Megan Gwynn]]; Young X-Men [Anole [Victor Borkowski]; Ink [Eric Gitter]; Rockslide [Santo Vaccarro]]; Empath [Manuel Alfonso Rodrigo de la Rocha]; Loa [Alani Ryan]; Trance [Hope Abbott]; Gentle [Nezhno Abidemi]; Marci (first appearance); Mel (first appearance); Brett (first appearance); Noah (first appearance); Chuck (first appearance); Legion [David Haller] (villain)
When Illyana unexpectedly returns from Limbo claiming that Dani and Shan are in trouble, the old New Mutants crew gathers together to rescue their friends. Sam and Bobby find Karma tied up in the back of a seedy bar in Westcliffe, Colorado. Across town, Magik and Magma find Legion trapped inside of a cement box in the back of a couple's home.