Night Thrasher invites a select group of young heroes to form a new super team which he is funding. When a group of scientists accidentally unleash Terrax from his underground stasis, the New Warriors defeat him and are born as an official fighting unit.
FEATURE: Thor [Eric Masterson]; GUESTS: Kevin Masterson; Susan Austin; Hercules; VILLAINS: Juggernaut; Loki; CAMEOS: Chord; Tai; New Warriors--Night Thrasher; Nova; Marvel Boy [Vance Astrovik]; Namorita; Firestar; Speedball
As part of the Acts of Vengeance, Loki transports Juggernaut from his stasis prison in England to New York to face down Thor. Thor holds his own against Juggernaut until a strange weakness once again seizes him. Thor falls and the New Warriors arrive to take up the battle.
New Warriors--Night Thrasher; Nova; Marvel Boy [Vance Astrovik]; Namorita; Firestar; Speedball; GUESTS: Chord; Tai; Midnight's Fire (1st); Silhouette (1st); CAMEOS: Genetech; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Terrax
The New Warriors begin to train together as a unit under the watchful gaze of both Chord and Tai but Night Thrasher's past comes back to haunt him in the form of his old ally, Midnight's Fire, and an old flame, Silhouette, whom he accidentally crippled. The heroic Warriors are a little uneasy that their leader is so easily capable of brutal violence and a burning quest for vengeance.
New Warriors--Night Thrasher; Nova; Marvel Boy [Vance Astrovik]; Namorita; Firestar; Speedball; GUESTS: Chord; Tai; VILLAINS: Genetech; Psionex--Coronary; Pretty Persuasions; Mathemaniac; Asylum; Impulse; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Captain America; Reed Richards [Mr. Fantastic]; Howard Stark
The Warriors sneak into the Genetech labs to find out why the company has been keeping them under observation. They are quickly captured and are introduced to Genetech's own engineered super team, Psionex. With the timely intervention of Speedball, who was late to the party, the Warriors escape but have to leave Genetech and Psionex for another day.