(January 1990)

Marvel, 1986 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Bob Harras; Daryl Edelman (assistant editor); Jim Salicrup (original material); Louise Simonson (original material)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Dark Phoenix Saga Part 9 (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Jean Grey

Frontispiece (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Steve Lightle
Inks:
Steve Lightle
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero

The Fate of the Phoenix (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 35 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont; John Byrne (co-plotter)
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Terry Austin
Colors:
Glynis Oliver
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey; also as Marvel Girl and Dark Phoenix](death); Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Watcher; Recorder; Beast; Angel; Lilandra; Shi'ar; Kree; Skrulls; Supreme Intelligence; Gladiator; Imperial Guard [Starbolt; Oracle; Tempest; Nightside; Smasher; Warstar; Earthquake; Hussar; Manta]
Synopsis:
Lilandra transports the X-Men to her base so that Phoenix can be killed for her crime of wiping out an entire star system; Xavier explains that the Phoenix Force has been purged from Jean and demands the right to trial by combat when his captors refuse to listen; The X-Men and the Imperial Guard fight on the Blue Area of the Moon to determine Jean's fate; During the battle, Dark Phoenix manifests herself once again and Jean sacrifices herself rather than let the Phoenix loose on the universe.
Reprints:

Flights of Angels (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Mike Collins
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jean Grey; CAMEOS: Cyclops; D'Bari Aliens; Shi'ar; Mr. Sinister
Synopsis:
After Jean is killed, she has a conversation with the personification of Death in the guise of a construction worker.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Dark Phoenix Saga Part 9
    X-Men
  2. 1. Frontispiece
    X-Men
  3. 2. The Fate of the Phoenix
    X-Men
  4. 3. Flights of Angels
    X-Men
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  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
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