|Daughter of Hephaestus|
|Family||Hephaestus (father) |
Members of the Hephaestus' cabin (paternal half-siblings)
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Affiliation|| Olympians |
|Weapons||Double edged sword|
|Appearances||The Lost Hero|
|“||Um... You don't mean Manhattan, do you?||”|
Nyssa is temporary head counselor while Jake Mason is recovering from his injuries. When Leo arrives at the forge in Camp Half-Blood, she explains to him about the curse that's been plaguing their cabin since the past head counselor Beckendorf died and how they lost the dragon. She is later seen when Leo comes back from his quest and is one of the people to congratulate Leo on becoming the senior counselor of the cabin.
As a child of Hephaestus, it is assumed that she has the following abilities:
- Technokinesis: As a daughter of Hephaestus, she can manipulate machines.
- She is an expert mechanic.
- She can sense machines, mechanics, or metal.
- She can identify machinery type and use by touch.
- She can sense faults in a metal ore.
- She can find and sense traps in the ground.
- She is an expert builder.
Leo describes her saying she looked like "one of those female action heroes, except for that smiley face band-aid on her chin." She is described as wearing a tank top and a red bandanna to tie back her dark hair. She is also mentioned as having cocoa brown skin.