Professor X; Cannonball; Danielle Moonstar; Sunspot; Wolfsbane; Sebastian Shaw (villain); Emmanuel DaCosta (villain); Castro (villain, introduction); Cowboy (guest-star); R.U. Reddy (guest-star); Wolf (guest-star); Lilandra; Amara Aquilla [Magma] (introduction); Nina DaCosta
The New Mutants and Sunspot's mother, journeying down the Amazon River, are attacked by natives. Cannonball captures one, who turns out to be not what she seems. Their ship is destroyed, and they are captured by -- Romans?!?