(September 1978)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode:
0714860246109
Editing:
Roger Stern (Editor); Jim Salicrup (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

1st Byrne cover in X-Men.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

When Falls Magneto! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Storm; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Banshee]; Magneto
Reprints:

Showdown! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Beast; Lilandra; VILLAINS: Magneto; Nanny; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Achmed El-Gibar
Synopsis:
The X-Men escape their prison chairs and face down Magneto himself. During the fight, the controls of Magneto's base are destroyed filling the whole place with lava. Phoenix saves Beast, but the rest of the team are apparently trapped in the molten fire deep beneath the snows of Antarctica.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Antarctica

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. When Falls Magneto!
    X-Men
  2. 1. Showdown!
    X-Men
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
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