(1996)

Marvel, 1996 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
19.95 USD
Pages:
206
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Dan Hosek (Reprint); Stan Lee; Roy Thomas; Bob Harras
Format:
Color; Squarebound; No Ads; Tradepaperback

Issue Notes

TPB reprints Amazing Adventures #11 and 17, X-Factor #15, 24 and 25 and Uncanny X-Men #256-258.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carlos Pacheco (signed)
Inks:
Tim Townsend (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Beast; Archangel; Psylocke
Reprints:

[Index] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
Various
Letters:
Atomic Media (Design)

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Index of stories with spot illos taken from the art.

Chapter One: The Beast (Table of Contents)

Beast / text article / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Starlin; Werner Roth
Inks:
Mike Esposito; John Tartaglione
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Index to the Beast stories with spot illos taken from the art.

[Cover to Amazing Adventures #11] (Table of Contents)

Beast / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Beast [Hank McCoy]; Professor Carl Maddicks
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The Beast! (Table of Contents)

Beast / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Tom Sutton
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Beast (1st in furry form); GUESTS: X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Angel] (flashback); Mr. Grant (1st); VILLAINS: Prof. Carl Maddicks (1st and Death); Linda Donaldson [Agent 9; 1st]; Brand Corporation (1st); Bennie (1st and Death)
Synopsis:
Beast leaves the X-Men to take a job at the Brand Corporation; While experimenting with his mutation, he is permenantly changed into a furry blue monster.
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Indexer Notes

Story continued from X-MEN #66.

Cover to Amazing Adventures #17 (Table of Contents)

Beast / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Starlin
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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Birth of the Beast! (Table of Contents)

Beast / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Drake; Steve Englehart
Pencils:
Werner Roth; Jim Starlin
Inks:
John Verpoorten; John Tartaglione; Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Denise Vladimer; Irving Watanabe; Herb Cooper; Sam Rosen; Jean Izzo

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Beast; GUESTS: Norton McCoy; Edna McCoy; X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Iceman; Angel; VILLAIN: The Conquistador; CAMEOS: Jean Grey; Magneto
Synopsis:
Beast tells his origin and how he came to join the X-Men.
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Indexer Notes

Starlin's name is miscredited as "Starling" in the story credits and on the index page of this book; Starlin/Esposito art is for page 1 and page 20 framing sequence only; Beast origin is culled from 5 issues of the X-Men and edited down to one story.

Chapter Two: Archangel (Table of Contents)

Archangel / text article / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Index to the Archangel stories with spot illos taken from the art.

Cover to X-Factor #15 (Table of Contents)

Archangel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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Whose Death Is It, Anyway? (Table of Contents)

Archangel / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Factor--Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Skids; Boom Boom; Artie; GUESTS: Erg; Tarbaby; Ape; Beautiful Dreamer; Leech; Madelyne Pryor (illusion); VILLAINS: Masque; Apocalypse; Horsemen--Pestilence; War; Famine
Synopsis:
The Morlocks return to the tunnels; Scott is shown Maddie's corpse in Alaska and returns home to try and help Angel; Apocalypse continues to gather his Horsemen; A forlorn (and wingless) Angel leaves the hospital and takes off in a plane that explodes over the ocean.
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Cover to X-Factor #24 (Table of Contents)

Archangel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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Masks (Table of Contents)

Archangel / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Factor--Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Iceman; Caliban; VILLAINS: Apocalypse (Origin), Horsemen--Archangel [as Death; Origin]; War; Pestilence; Famine; CAMEO: Professor X (illusion); CAMEO FLASHBACK: The Right
Synopsis:
X-Factor confronts Apocalypse on his Ship and learn that Warren has become the Archangel of Death; X-Factor is captured; The Horsemen take off to wreak havoc on New York; Caliban, lured by the promise of real power, joins Apocalypse.
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Cover to X-Factor #25 (Table of Contents)

Archangel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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Judgement Day! (Table of Contents)

Archangel / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Colors:
Petra Scotese
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Factor--Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Iceman; Archangel; GUESTS: Power Pack--Alex Power; Julie Power; Jack Power; Katie Power; VILLAINS: Apocalypse; Caliban; Horsemen--War; Pestilence (Death); Famine; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Cameron Hodge; CAMEO: Ronald Reagan
Synopsis:
Archangel breaks his programming and rejoins X-Factor; X-Factor defeats Apocalypse and causes his ship to crash land in New York.
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Chapter Three: Psylocke (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / text article / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Index to the Psylocke stories with spot illos taken from the art.

Cover to Uncanny X-Men #256 (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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The Key That Breaks the Locke (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: The X-Men--Psylocke; Storm; Colossus; Rogue; Dazzler; Havok; GUESTS: Brian Braddock [Captain Britain]; Jamie Braddock; Cypher [Doug Ramsey]; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; VILLAINS: Mandarin; Li Fong; Matsuo Tsurahaba; The Hand; Mojo; Spiral; Slaymaster; Punchout; Genoshan Magistrates
Synopsis:
The Mandarin conditions Psylocke to be his assassin; Psylocke takes a mind trip courtesy of Mojo where she kills her fellow X-Men and is re-made into an Asian with cybernetic eyes.
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Cover to Uncanny X-Men #257 (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Jim Lee
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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I Am Lady Mandarin (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski; Chris Eliopoulos [as All Available]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Psylocke; Wolverine; Storm; Banshee; Moira MacTaggert; Lorna Dane [Polaris]; GUESTS: Jubilee; Forge; Rose Wu; Ruth Wu; VILLAINS: Matsuo Tsurayaha; The Hand; Shadow King; Legion; CAMEOS: Carol Danvers; Nick Fury (both illusions)
Synopsis:
Wolvie and Jubilee arrive in Hong Kong just in time to run up against Lady Mandarin.
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Cover to Uncanny X-Men #258 (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
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Broken Chains (Table of Contents)

Psylocke / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams; Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Wolverine; Psylocke; Banshee; Forge; Lorna Dane [Polaris]; Moira MacTaggert; Sharon Friedlander; GUEST: Jubilee; VILLAINS: Mandarin; Li Fong; Matsuo Tsurayaba; The Hand; Legion; CAMEOS: Jean Grey; Mariko Yashida; Yukio; Carol Danvers; Nick Fury (All Illusions)
Synopsis:
Psylocke tries to condition Wolverine to serve The Hand and ends up breaking her own programming; The heroes head for home; Forge joins the Muir Island X-Men.
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[Back Cover] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Salvador Larroca
Inks:
Tim Townsend
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Apocalypse; Mandarin; Conquistador
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. [Index]
    X-Men
  3. 2. Chapter One: The Beast
    Beast
  4. 3. [Cover to Amazing Adventures #11]
    Beast
  5. 4. The Beast!
    Beast
  6. 5. Cover to Amazing Adventures #17
    Beast
  7. 6. Birth of the Beast!
    Beast
  8. 7. Chapter Two: Archangel
    Archangel
  9. 8. Cover to X-Factor #15
    Archangel
  10. 9. Whose Death Is It, Anyway?
    Archangel
  11. 10. Cover to X-Factor #24
    Archangel
  12. 11. Masks
    Archangel
  13. 12. Cover to X-Factor #25
    Archangel
  14. 13. Judgement Day!
    Archangel
  15. 14. Chapter Three: Psylocke
    Psylocke
  16. 15. Cover to Uncanny X-Men #256
    Psylocke
  17. 16. The Key That Breaks the Locke
    Psylocke
  18. 17. Cover to Uncanny X-Men #257
    Psylocke
  19. 18. I Am Lady Mandarin
    Psylocke
  20. 19. Cover to Uncanny X-Men #258
    Psylocke
  21. 20. Broken Chains
    Psylocke
  22. 21. [Back Cover]
    X-Men
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