- Fabian Nicieza
- Mark Bagley
- Jeff Albrecht
- Tom Vincent
- Chris Eliopoulos
- New Warriors [Speedball; Firestar; Marvel Boy [Vance Astrovik]; Night Thrasher; Namorita; Nova [Richard Rider]; Silhouette; Chord]; X-Force [Shatterstar; Cable; Warpath; Boom Boom; Cannonball; Feral; Domino]; Toad; Gideon; Harness; Piecemeal; Frenzy; Cyclops; Wolverine; Colossus; Phoenix; Nightcrawler; Proteus
Kings of Pain continued from New Mutants Annual (Marvel, 1984 series) #7.
Kings of Pain continues in X-Men Annual (Marvel, 1970 series) #15.