(December 1977)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860246112
Editing:
Archie Goodwin
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Letters page comments by John Byrne, replies by Chris Claremont.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Armageddon Now! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Storm; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler; Modt
Reprints:

Armageddon Now! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski (pp. 1–14, 16, 23); Denise Wohl (pp. 15, 17, 22, 26–31)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Lilandra; Misty Knight; Peter Corbeau; Starjammers [Corsair [Christopher Summers]; Hepzibah; Raza; Ch'od]; VILLAINS: Jahf (1st); Modt (1st); D'Ken; CAMEOS: Gladiator; Titan; Jimmy Carter; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch; The Thing; Firelord; John Grey; Elaine Grey; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Beast; Wasp; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Black Panther]; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Kate Summers
Synopsis:
The X-Men and Starjammers are forced to battle the Crystal Guardians to try and gain access to the M'Kraan Crystal; Jean manifests awesome power as the Phoenix and saves the universe from destruction; Corsair is Cyclops' father.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

1st Byrne and Austin issue of X-Men.

Sources for particularization of letters credits are The Marvel Comics Index (Olshevsky 1981) and The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Olshevsky 1988).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Armageddon Now!
    X-Men
  2. 1. Armageddon Now!
    X-Men
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