X-Men Forever Alpha #1 [Top Variant]
([July] 2009)

Marvel, 2009 Series
 
Price:
4.99 USD
Pages:
104
On-sale date:
2009-05-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode:
75960606837100111
Editing:
Bob Harras; Suzanne Gaffney (Assistant Editor)
Format:
Standard Modern Age US Size; Color; Saddle-stitched; One-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Gambit; Polaris; Havok; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Colossus; Cable; Archangel; Multiple Man; Guido; Captain Britain; Rogue; Warpath; Iceman; Cannonball; Lockheed
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[Cover to X-Men #1] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Professor X; Beast; Storm; Archangel; Jean Grey; Colossus; Gambit; Psylocke; Rogue; Cyclops; Wolverine; Iceman; Magneto
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[Recap] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
superhero

Rubicon (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 37 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Lee (Co-Plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
Joe Rosas
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Archangel; Beast; Colossus; Rogue; Gambit; Psylocke; Iceman; Banshee; Forge; GUESTS: Nick Fury; Moira MacTaggert; VILLAINS: Magneto; Chief Magistrate Anderson; Acolytes--Fabian Cortez; Anne-Marie Cortez; Chrome; Marco Delgado; Nance Winters; CAMEO: George Bush
Synopsis:
Magneto forms the Acolytes and proclaims Asteroid M a haven for mutants everywhere; But the rest of the world doesn't see it that way and the X-Men are called in to intervene.
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A Villains Gallery (Table of Contents)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sentinel; Juggernaut; Arcade; Cameron Hodge; Apocalypse; Magneto; Sebastian Shaw; White Queen; Toad; Sabretooth; Loki; Sauron; Dark Phoenix; Mr. Sinister; Goblin Queen; Mesmero; Mystique; Mojo; Spiral; Brood
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A Blast from the Past (Table of Contents)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel; Iceman; Beast]
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Indexer Notes

The original X-Men.

Wish You Were Here... (Table of Contents)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Archangel; Psylocke; Rogue; Beast; Jubilee; Iceman; Colossus; Gambit; Jean Grey; Stevie Hunter; Cable; Trish Tilby; Opal Tanaka
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Things to Come (Table of Contents)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Longshot; Dazzler; Brood; Ghost Rider; Selene; Matsuo Tsurahaba; Omega Red; Bella Donna
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X-Men Sketchbook (Table of Contents)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Professor X; Cyclops; Rogue; Omega Red; Fabian Cortez
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[Cover to X-Men #2] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magneto; Professor X; Cyclops; Wolverine; Rogue; Psylocke; Gambit
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Firestorm (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jim Lee (Co-Plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
Joe Rosas
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Gambit; Rogue; Colossus; Beast; Iceman; Psylocke; Archangel; Forge; Banshee; GUESTS: Nick Fury; Val Cooper; Moira MacTaggert; VILLAINS: Magneto; Chief Magistrate Anderson; Matsuo Tsurayaba; Acolytes--Fabian Cortez; Anne-Marie Cortez; Chrome; Marco Delgado; Nance Winters; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Erik the Red
Synopsis:
The Prof and X-Men Blue are captured and taken to Asteroid M; Magneto discoveres that Moira altered his genetic structure when he was a child in her care; The rest of the X-Folk are told they must rescue their team-mates before the Magneto Protocols are implemented.
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[Cover to X-Men #3] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Storm; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Wolverine; Beast; Iceman; Archangel; Rogue; Psylocke; Colossus; Gambit
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Fallout! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jim Lee (Co-Plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Jim Lee
Inks:
Scott Williams
Colors:
Joe Rosas
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Gambit; Rogue; Colossus; Beast; Iceman; Psylocke; Archangel; Forge; Banshee; GUESTS: Nick Fury; Val Cooper; Moira MacTaggert; VILLAINS: Magneto; Chief Magistrate Anderson; Acolytes--Fabian Cortez; Anne-Marie Cortez (Death); Chrome (Death); Marco Delgado (Death); Nance Winters
Synopsis:
Cortez betrays his Magneto and Asteroid M is destroyed with the X-Men escaping just in time.
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[Pin-Up] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Tom Grummett
Inks:
Tom Grummett
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Editing:
Mark Paniccia; Charles Beckerman (Assistant); Jordan White (Assistant)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Storm; Jean Grey; Rogue; Gambit; Beast; Nightcrawler; Sabretooth; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed

Indexer Notes

X-Men Forever pin-up with a short explanation that this new series will take place directly after the events of X-Men (Marvel, 1991 series) #3.

New Dawn, New Day! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Tom Grummett
Inks:
Cory Hamscher
Colors:
Wil Quintana
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski
Editing:
Mark Paniccia; Charles Beckerman (Assistant); Jordan White (Assistant)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Rogue; Gambit; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; GUEST: Nick Fury; CAMEOS: Magneto; Sentinels; Colossus; Angel; Iceman; Cannonball; Sunspot; Boom Boom; Warpath; Siryn; Dani Moonstar; Wolfsbane [Rahne]; Doug Ramsey
Synopsis:
The X-Men try to regroup after the death of Magento on Asteroid M; Wolverine is investigating a penthouse near Central Park when he is blasted into oblivion.

Indexer Notes

Cont. in X-Men Forever #1.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. [Cover to X-Men #1]
    X-Men
  3. 2. [Recap]
    X-Men
  4. 3. Rubicon
    X-Men
  5. 4. A Villains Gallery
    X-Men
  6. 5. A Blast from the Past
    X-Men
  7. 6. Wish You Were Here...
    X-Men
  8. 7. Things to Come
    X-Men
  9. 8. X-Men Sketchbook
    X-Men
  10. 9. [Cover to X-Men #2]
    X-Men
  11. 10. Firestorm
    X-Men
  12. 11. [Cover to X-Men #3]
    X-Men
  13. 12. Fallout!
    X-Men
  14. 13. [Pin-Up]
    X-Men
  15. 14. New Dawn, New Day!
    X-Men
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