The New Mutants #56 [Direct Edition]
(October 1987)

Marvel, 1983 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Ann Nocenti (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.

No letters column this issue.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Mutants / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kevin Nowlan (signed)
Inks:
Kevin Nowlan (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hellions [Tarot; Thunderbird [James Proudstar]; Empath]; Mirage; Magma; Wolfsbane; Brightwind

Scavenger Hunt! (Table of Contents)

New Mutants / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
June Brigman
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cannonball; Cypher; Magik; Magma; Mirage; Wolfsbane; White Queen [Emma Frost] (guest-star); Hellions [Catseye (guest-star); Empath (guest-star); Jetstream (guest-star); Roulette (guest-star); Tarot (guest-star); Thunderbird [James Proudstar] (guest-star)]; Brightwind; Bird-Brain (introduction)
Synopsis:
Mirage reveals Magma's heart's desire is Empath; the New Mutants and the Hellions try to catch an escaped creature called Bird Boy; the New Mutants win; Magma decides to transfer to the Massachusetts Academy to learn her true feelings about Empath.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    New Mutants
  2. 1. Scavenger Hunt!
    New Mutants
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Katie
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bill Pinches