- Jandra the Witness (First appearance)
- Commander Raknar (First appearance)
- Lilandra Neramani (Mentioned)
- D'ken Neramani (Only in flashback)
- Deathbird (Cal'syee Neramani) (Only in flashback) (First appearance)
- Alex Summers (Only in flashback)
- Katherine Summers (Only in flashback) (First appearance) (Death)
- Shi'ar Battlecruiser
- Shi'ar Jumpships
- X-Men Dove (First appearance) (Destroyed)
- X-Men Blackbird (Cameo)
- Shi'ar Star Cruiser (Only in flashback)
- De Havilland Mosquito (Only in flashback) (First appearance) (Destroyed)
Cyclops and Storm respond to a call for assistance from Commander Raknar, only to discover the man he is trying to capture is Scott's father, Christopher Summers, who claims he has been framed.
- Storm wears her hair in a ponytail, the first hairstyle change for her while in-costume.