Jurok Byss; unnamed members of The Undercurrent (Atlantean resistance group); Captain Oegil (Drift captain); unnamed Drift soldiers; Aquaman [Arthur Curry; Orin]; Tempest [Garth]; Tula; Mera; unidentified Atlanteans; Dolphin; Corum Rath; Urcell; Murk; Elder Leot; Kreen; King Shark; Vulko; Ondine
Jurok Byss leads the Undercurrent, a resistance group dedicating to overthrowing King Rath, on a mission on which they end up being rescued by Aquaman, whom they had believed to be dead. Aquaman and Dolphin agree to join the resistance. Meanwhile, Mera uses magical means to get through the Crown of Thorns barrier to get into Atlantis, but becomes ill as a side affect. King Shark plans to take over the gangs of the Underworld now that Krush has vanished. Rath is furious with the growing movements against him and vows to eliminate all his enemies.