(2005)

Marvel, 2005 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
16.99 USD; 27.25 CAD
Pages:
572
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
ISBN:
0-7851-1886-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
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Editing:
Mark D Beazly (Collection Editor); Jennifer Grunwald (Assistant Editor); Michael Short (Assistant Editor)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound Trade Paperback

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Matt Milla

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]

Indexer Notes

Incorrectly credited to Jackson Guice in the credits.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Synopsis:
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Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[Title Page] (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Letters:
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[The Avengers #263] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema (signed)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hercules; Namor the Sub-Mariner]; Jean Grey (within the cocoon)
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What Lurks Below? (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Buscema (breakdowns)
Inks:
Tom Palmer (finishes)
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Captain Marvel [Monica Rambeau]; Hercules; Namor the Sub-Mariner; the Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; The Enclave [Morlak; Shinski; Zota]; Derek Freeman; Her (flashback); Jean Grey; Melter; Raymond Sikorski; Scourge; Adam Warlock (flashback); Nelson (FBI diver); Carter (FBI diver); Keegan (Melter's henchman)
Synopsis:
Sub-Mariner joins the Avengers. The Avengers retrieve a cocoon from the bottom of Jamaica Bay which contains the dormant body of the long-thought-dead Jean Grey of X-Men fame.
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Indexer Notes

Continued in Fantastic Four #286, which leads up to X-Factor #1.

[Fantastic Four #286] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne (signed)
Inks:
Terry Austin (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [She-Hulk; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; Human Torch]; Jean Grey
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Like a Phoenx! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne; Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Byrne; Jackson Guice
Inks:
Terry Austin; Jackson Guice
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; She-Hulk; Invisible Woman; Human Torch]; Avengers [Captain America; Hercules; Black Knight (Flashback; Cameo); Namor (Flashback; Cameo); Wasp (Flashback; Cameo)]; Jean Grey; Jarvis; Phoenix [Jean Grey] (Flashback); X-Men [Cyclops; Angel; Iceman; Beast; Wolverine; Colossus; Storm; Nightcrawler; Banshee; Professor X] (Cameo; Flashback); Sentinels (Flashback; Cameo); Stephen Lang (Flashback; Cameo); Doctor Corbeau (Flashback; Cameo)
Synopsis:
Reed Richards manages to free Jean Grey from the capsule the Avengers had found her in. While trying to restore her missing memories, Jean learns that she was replaced by the Phoenix, who in turn was destroyed by the humanity it gained by duplicating Jean.
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Indexer Notes

Story continues in part from Avengers #263 and continues in part in X-Factor #1.

According to John Byrne, significant portions of this issue were redrawn by Guice and rewritten by Claremont at the direction of Jim Shooter. (Note taken from the index of the original printing in Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #286)

[X-Factor #1] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]
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Third Genesis (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 42 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Layton
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Bob Layton; Jackson Guice; Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]; Rusty Collins; Cameron Hodge; Madelyne Pryor; Nathan Christopher Summers; Candy Southern; Mr. Fantastic; Wolverine (Cameo; Flashback); Colossus (Cameo; Flashback); Nightcrawler (Cameo; Flashback); Storm (Cameo; Flashback); Banshee (Cameo; Flashback); Dark Phoenix (Cameo; Flashback); Captain America (Cameo; Flashback); Namor, the Sub-Mariner (Cameo; Flashback); Wasp (Cameo; Flashback); Hercules (Cameo; Flashback); Black Knight [Dane Whitman] (Cameo; Flashback)
Synopsis:
The original X-Men find out that Jean Grey is still alive and gather for a reunion. Jean explains her near-death experience and the Phoenix phenomenon. The team decides to form X-Factor, a group of mutant hunters whose real purpose is to rescue and help new mutants. Navy man Rusty Collins manifests destructive flame powers and X-Factor brings him in.
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[X-Factor #2] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Zeck (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Angel; Iceman]; Tower
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Bless the Beasts and Children (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Jackson Guice (Co-Plot); Bob Layton
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie (Introduction)]; Cameron Hodge; Vera (Old girlfriend of Beast's); Tower (Introduction); Carl Maddicks; Magneto (Cameo; Flashback); Dark Phoenix (Cameo; Flashback)
Synopsis:
Tower kidnaps Beast for Dr. Carl Maddicks who begins experiments on him. X-Factor searches for their friend.
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[X-Factor #3] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Artie ]
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Regression Obsession (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Layton
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Artie]; Vera; Senator Thompson; Cameron Hodge; Tower; Carl Maddicks; Mr. Vallencourt
Synopsis:
X-Factor catches up to the captured Beast to find that Maddicks' experiments have caused him to lose his fur. Angel changes to a brown and white costume.
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[X-Factor #4] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins]; Frenzy
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Trials and Errors (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Layton
Pencils:
Keith Pollard
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie]; Cameron Hodge; Candy Southern; Headmaster Woodley; Martin Davis; Frenzy [Johanna Cargill] (Intro); Tower; Professor X (Cameo; Flashback); Magneto (Cameo; Flashback); Quicksilver (Cameo; Flashback); Scarlet Witch (Cameo; Flashback); Toad (Cameo; Flashback); Mastermind (Cameo; Flashback); Madelyne Pryor (Cameo; Flashback)
Synopsis:
Beast tries to readjust to looking human again. After a training session goes bad, Rusty runs away from X-Factor but falls into the arms of Frenzy who plans on taking him back to her master. X-Factor intervenes and Rusty returns to the fold.
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[X-Factor #5] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]; Tower; Frenzy; Timeshadow; Stinger
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Tapped Out (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Layton
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie]; Michael Nowlan; Alliance of Evil [Tower; Frenzy [Johanna Cargill]; Timeshadow (Introduction); Stinger (Introduction)]; Apocalypse (Cameo; Introduction); Madelyne Pryor (Cameo); Suzy Nowlan; Vera; Cameron Hodge
Synopsis:
Thanks to a tip from Nowlan's wife, X-Factor catches up with their drug addicted foe but the forces of Apocalypse step in and beat our heroes down, taking Nowlan back to his old master.
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[X-Factor #6] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Frenz (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]; Apocalypse
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Apocalypse Now! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Bob McLeod
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]; Michael Nowlan (Death); Apocalypse (1st Full Appearance); Tower; Frenzy; Timeshadow; Stinger; Sergeant Gorelli; Joe Simsky; Ruby; Suzy Nowlan (Death)
Synopsis:
X-Factor tracks down the Alliance of Evil and has their first encounter with Apocalypse. Michael Nowlan dies during the fight.
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[X-Factor #7] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ron Frenz
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman]; Bulk; Glow Worm
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Fallout! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Jackson Guice
Inks:
Bob McLeod
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie]; Bulk (Introduction); Glow Worm (Introduction); Skids (Introduction); Trish Tilby (Introduction; Called Trish Tilbit); Vera; Cameron Hodge; Tower (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Things get a little hot for X-Factor as people start protesting their mutant hunting headquarters; The dilemma comes to a head when a pair of powerful mutants calls X-Factor out and they have to split their forces and employ disguises in their quest to "hunt" the mutants at the same time as they are really helping them.
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[X-Factor Annual #1] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Layton (signed)
Inks:
Bob Layton (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Angel; The Beast; Cyclops; Jean Grey]; Crimson Dynamo; Doppelganger (disguised as Iceman)
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Grand Design (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Layton
Pencils:
Bob Layton
Inks:
Brett Breeding
Letters:
Janice Chiang

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Jean Grey; Iceman; Angel; Cyclops; The Beast]; Cameron Hodge; Sasha Yasinov; Major Nikolai Lizbek; Crimson Dynamo (villain); Senator Thompson; Doppelganger [Dr. Wolfgang Helmut Heinreich] (Villain); Anatoly; Yuri; Father Alexi Garnoff; Mentac, the Living Computer; Concussion [Mikhail]; Iron Curtain [Simas]; Siberian Tiger
Synopsis:
X-Factor travels to Russia to give a talk on their mutant-hunting techniques. While there they covertly stop Doppleganger, an evil mutant who has been experimenting on other mutants for the Russian government.
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[X-Factor #8] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marc Silvestri
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein ?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Rusty Collins]; Freedom Force [Mystique; Blob; Avalanche]; Skids
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Lost and Found! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Marc Silvestri
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie]; Skids; Trish Tilby; Cameron Hodge; Vera; Freedom Force [Mystique; Blob; Avalanche; Pyro; Destiny; Spiral; Spider-Woman II]
Synopsis:
Since he is wanted by the government, Freedom Force shows up to take Rusty Collins away from X-Factor.
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[X-Factor #9] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Marc Silvestri (signed)
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins]; Freedom Force [Mystique; Blob; Avalanche; Pyro; Spider-Woman II]
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Spots! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Terry Shoemaker
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie Maddicks]; Skids; Trish Tilby; Cameron Hodge; Magneto; Leech; Caliban; Val Cooper; Freedom Force [Mystique; Blob; Avalanche; Pyro; Destiny; Spiral; Spider-Woman II]
Synopsis:
X-Factor rescues Rusty from Freedom Force; The mutant massacre begins in the Morlock tunnels.
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[X-Factor #10] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Cyclops
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Fallen Angel! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Artie Maddicks; Skids]; Erg; Zeek; Dreamer; Caliban; Leech; Tarbaby; Ape; Morlocks; Mystique; Destiny; Blob; Pyro; Avalanche; Cameron Hodge; Trish Tilby; Candy Southern; Apocalypse; Marauders [Harpoon; Arclight; Scalphunter; Sabretooth; Blockbuster; Vertigo]
Synopsis:
After a pitched battle with the Marauders in the Morlock tunnels, Angel's wings are pierced by Harpoon.
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[Thor #373] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
superhero; fantasy
Characters:
Thor
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The Gift of Death (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
John Workman, Jr.

Genre:
superhero; fantasy
Characters:
Thor; Angel; Volstagg; Balder; Heimdall; Puddlegulp; Bugeye; Kevin; Mick; Hela; Marauders [Harpoon; Blockbuster; Vertigo]; Odin (flashback); Jerry Sapristi; Tina Sapristi; Ernesto Sapristi; Pietro Sapristi; Giovanni Sapristi; Maria Sapristi; Rosa Sapristi; Gabriella Sapristi; Muninn
Synopsis:
Thor returns to Midgard and tries to pick up the pieces of his life there. After a rousing afternoon with his boss's children, he is warned by his old allies, the Frogs, that something is amiss underground. Venturing into the Morlock tunnels, Thor happens across the Marauders killing the former X-Man, Angel.
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[Power Pack #27] (Table of Contents)

Power Pack / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jon Bogdanove (signed)
Inks:
P. Craig Russell (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Power Pack [Gee [Alex Power]; Lightspeed [Julie Power]; Energizer [Katie Power]; Mass-Master [Jack Power]; Tattletale [Franklin Richards]]; Wolverine; Sabretooth
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Whose Power--? (Table of Contents)

Power Pack / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Jon Bogdanove
Inks:
Al Gordon
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Power Pack [Gee [Alex Power]; Lightspeed [Julie Power]; Energizer [Katie Power]; Mass-Master [Jack Power]; Tattletale [Franklin Richards]]; Wolverine; Morlocks; Erg; Tarbaby; Ape; Skids; Dreamer; Dr. James Power; Margaret Power; Caliban (Cameo); Annalee (Cameo); X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Artie; Leech]; Marauders [Sabretooth; Harpoon; Arclight; Scrambler; Scalphunter]
Synopsis:
When Franklin accidentally contacts Leech and discovers that mutants are being massacred, Power Pack goes to rescue their friend Leech.
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[Thor #374] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
superhero; fantasy
Characters:
Thor; X-Factor [Angel; Cyclops; Jean Grey]; Blockbuster
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Fires of the Night (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Walt Simonson
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
superhero; fantasy
Characters:
Thor; Balder; Silverhoof (Balder's horse); Wyrd; Volstagg; Gudrun; Hildy; Kevin; Mick; Asgard Kids; Muninn; Huginn; X-Factor [Angel; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Artie]; Hela; Marauders [Harpoon; Blockbuster; Vertigo; Sabretooth]
Synopsis:
Thor tries to protect the quickly dying Angel from the Marauders. Balder resurrects Odin's second Raven. Kevin and Mick are welcomed into Volstagg's family. With his arm already broken by Blockbuster, Thor is cursed with brittle bones by Hela. After the massacre is over, Thor cleanses the Morlock tunnels with fire.
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[X-Factor #11] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Berzerker
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Redemption! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Artie; Leech; Skids]; Cameron Hodge; Caliban; Erg; Tar Baby; Ape; Boom Boom; Berzerker (Introduction; Death); Scaleface (Death); Blow Hard (Death); Masque; Savage Wolf Gang; Vanisher; Jack Power (Cameo; Flashback); Julie Power (Cameo; Flashback); Katie Power (Cameo; Flashback); Alex Power (Cameo; Flashback); Thor (Cameo; Flashback); Scalphunter (Cameo; Flashback); Arclight (Cameo; Flashback); Harpoon (Cameo; Flashback); Blockbuster (Cameo; Flashback); Apocalypse (Cameo); Abraham Lincoln Kieros (Cameo; Introduction; Becomes War)
Synopsis:
X-Factor tries to save a group of untrusting Morlocks from the Marauders, but the group leaves their rescuers and runs up against the police instead. Boom Boom quits stealing for the Vanisher. Doctors tell Cyclops and Jean that Angel's wings will have to be amputated.
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[X-Factor #12] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Beast; Iceman]; Boom Boom
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Boom Boom Boom! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Marc Silvestri
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Skids; Artie; Leech]; Boom Boom; Erg; Masque; Beautiful Dreamer; Caliban; Tarbaby; Ape; Sara Grey; Cameron Hodge; Vanisher; Apocalypse (Cameo); Autumn Rolfson (Introduction; Cameo; Becomes Famine)
Synopsis:
Boom Boom calls X-Factor to help her escape the clutches of the Vanisher. Jean tries to find her sister. Scott decides to return to Alaska and his wife.
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[X-Factor #13] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey]; Dark Phoenix; Madelyne Pryor
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Ghosts! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Dan Green
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Rusty Collins; Skids; Artie; Leech; Boom Boom]; Cameron Hodge; Caliban; Ape; Master Mold; Madelyne Pryor (Cameo; illusion); Nathan Christopher Summers (Cameo; illusion); Phoenix (Cameo; illusion); Alex Summers [Havok] (Cameo; Flashback)
Synopsis:
Master Mold awakens and heads for Cyclops; Scott leaves for Alaska to find his wife and child but discovers that all records of them have been erased like they never really existed.
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Indexer Notes

Early mention of "The Twelve".

[X-Factor #14] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Master Mold
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The Mutant Program! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Skids; Boom Boom]; Professor X (illusion); Trish Tilby; Dr. Johnson; Master Mold; Apocalypse (Cameo); Storm (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Master Mold comes after Cyclops. Angel's wings are amputated.
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[X-Factor #15] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Angel
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Whose Death Is It, Anyway? (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Rusty Collins; Skids; Boom Boom; Artie]; Erg; Tarbaby; Ape; Beautiful Dreamer; Leech; Caliban; Madelyne Pryor (illusion); Masque; Apocalypse; Horsemen [Pestilence; War; Famine] (Introduction)
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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X-Factor #16 (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walt Simonson (signed)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Rusty Collins; Skids; Masque
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Playing With Fire! (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Louise Simonson
Pencils:
David Mazzucchelli
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Factor [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Rusty Collins; Skids (origin); Boom Boom; Artie]; Cameron Hodge; Emma La Porte; Masque
Synopsis:
Rusty tries to work out a deal with Masque to heal the woman he burned before he learned to control his powers.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Listing of other Marvel Essentials volumes. Inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

X-Factor / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Colors:
Matt Milla
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Dark Phoenix; Jean Grey

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Factor
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [Title Page]
  4. 3. [Table of Contents]
  5. 4. [The Avengers #263]
    Avengers
  6. 5. What Lurks Below?
    Avengers
  7. 6. [Fantastic Four #286]
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. Like a Phoenx!
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. [X-Factor #1]
    X-Factor
  10. 9. Third Genesis
    X-Factor
  11. 10. [X-Factor #2]
    X-Factor
  12. 11. Bless the Beasts and Children
    X-Factor
  13. 12. [X-Factor #3]
    X-Factor
  14. 13. Regression Obsession
    X-Factor
  15. 14. [X-Factor #4]
    X-Factor
  16. 15. Trials and Errors
    X-Factor
  17. 16. [X-Factor #5]
    X-Factor
  18. 17. Tapped Out
    X-Factor
  19. 18. [X-Factor #6]
    X-Factor
  20. 19. Apocalypse Now!
    X-Factor
  21. 20. [X-Factor #7]
    X-Factor
  22. 21. Fallout!
    X-Factor
  23. 22. [X-Factor Annual #1]
    X-Factor
  24. 23. Grand Design
    X-Factor
  25. 24. [X-Factor #8]
    X-Factor
  26. 25. Lost and Found!
    X-Factor
  27. 26. [X-Factor #9]
    X-Factor
  28. 27. Spots!
    X-Factor
  29. 28. [X-Factor #10]
    X-Factor
  30. 29. Fallen Angel!
    X-Factor
  31. 30. [Thor #373]
    Thor
  32. 31. The Gift of Death
    Thor
  33. 32. [Power Pack #27]
    Power Pack
  34. 33. Whose Power--?
    Power Pack
  35. 34. [Thor #374]
    Thor
  36. 35. Fires of the Night
    Thor
  37. 36. [X-Factor #11]
    X-Factor
  38. 37. Redemption!
    X-Factor
  39. 38. [X-Factor #12]
    X-Factor
  40. 39. Boom Boom Boom!
    X-Factor
  41. 40. [X-Factor #13]
    X-Factor
  42. 41. Ghosts!
    X-Factor
  43. 42. [X-Factor #14]
    X-Factor
  44. 43. The Mutant Program!
    X-Factor
  45. 44. [X-Factor #15]
    X-Factor
  46. 45. Whose Death Is It, Anyway?
    X-Factor
  47. 46. X-Factor #16
    X-Factor
  48. 47. Playing With Fire!
    X-Factor
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    X-Factor
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