(May 1985)

Marvel, 1981 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.25 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.50 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Ann Nocenti (Editor); Peter Sanderson (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Double-Sized Issue


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Romita, Jr. (signed)
Inks:
Dan Green (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ron Zalme

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wolverine; Nightcrawler; Rogue; Colossus; Kitty Pryde; Thunderbird [James Proudstar]; Firestar; Empath; Roulette
Reprints:

Warhunt 2 (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Romita, Jr. (breakdowns); Dan Green (finished art)
Inks:
Dan Green
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men [Professor X; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; Rachel Summers]; GUESTS: Banshee; Doug Ramsey [Cypher]; Dani Moonstar [Mirage]; Cannonball; Lockheed; Callisto; Sunder; Morlocks; Jamie Rodriguez; VILLAINS: Hellions [Thunderbird [James Proudstar; Later Warpath]; Roulette; Empath; Firestar (1st)]; CAMEOS: Nimrod [Sentinel]; Lila Cheney
Synopsis:
Callisto rescues Professor X and returns him to the mansion decked out in Morlock gear (which the rest of the X-Men find incredibly funny); The Hellions capture Banshee and dare the X-Men to come and rescue him; The X-Men prevail but Thunderbird comes after Xavier in retaliation for his brother's death (way back in X-Men #95); Xavier talks him out of his quest for revenge and both Thunderbird and Firestar are asked to join the team (and both decline).
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credit details confirmed 2006 by Dan Green. First Firestar in the Marvel Universe; 1st Actual appearance in comics is in Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (Marvel, 1981 series) #1 (based on the cartoon).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. Warhunt 2
    X-Men
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