- Louise Simonson
- Bret Blevins
- Bob Wiacek
- Gregory Wright
- Joe Rosen
- Magneto; Cannonball; Mirage; Sunspot; Warlock; Wolfsbane; Illyana Rasputin (formerly Magik); Gosamyr; X-Factor's Ship (guest-star); X-Terminators [Rusty Collins (guest-star); Skids (guest-star); Boom Boom (guest-star); Rictor (guest-star); Artie; Leech (guest-star); Wiz Kid (guest-star)]; Black King [Sebastian Shaw] (guest-star); White Queen [Emma Frost] (guest-star); Black Queen [Selene] (guest-star)
- Magneto and Sebastian Shaw come to blows. The X-Terminators invite the New Mutants to X-Factor's Ship. Ship freaks out at Gosamyr. She decides to return home. The New Mutants return to their mansion, but are surprised at what they find.
The New Mutants appear next in Excalibur #8, as they explore the ruins of Xavier's School.
Total No. Copies Printed (net press run): Average no. of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 352,295. Single issue nearest to filing date: 307,790.