- 1st time Illyana Rasputin is referred to as Magik
- *'Magik' only used in the title of the previously published miniseries 'Magik: Storm and Illyana'
- Dani Moonstar becomes Mirage
- Doug Ramsey joins The New Mutants
- 1st full appearance and origin of Warlock
- *it appears as if Warlock will take the shape of a sword wielded by Cypher in X of Swords