(November 2000)

Marvel, 2000 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
6.95 USD; 9.95 CAD
Pages:
164
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Polly Watson (reprint editor)
Color:
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Small Paperback
Binding:
Squarebound

Dark Phoenix Returns (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Greg Horn (signed) (painting)
Inks:
Greg Horn (signed) (painting)
Colors:
Greg Horn (signed) (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phoenix

[blank inside front cover] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Barcode and price.

Dark Phoenix Returns (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Greg Horn
Inks:
Greg Horn
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Phoenix
Synopsis:
Title page for book, includes part of cover painting reproduced in black and white.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Contents for issue and credits for design of this reprint book. Also includes indicia.

Romances (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Paul Smith
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; GUESTS: Madelyne Pryor; Lilandra; Mariko Yashida; Silver Samurai; Amanda Sefton; Lockheed; Starjammers--Corsair; Hepzibah; Raza; Ch'od; Binary; VILLAIN: Mastermind; CAMEO: Dark Phoenix
Synopsis:
Kitty kisses Colossus; Binary joins the Starjammers; Scott and Maddie are engaged.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Uncanny X-Men, The (Marvel, 1981 series) #174

Indexer Notes

Glynis Wein is credited with colors, but reprint is in black and white.

'Til Death [Phoenix] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 38 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
Paul Smith (breakdowns, pages 1-29); John Romita, Jr. (breakdowns, pages 30-38); Bob Wiacek (finished art)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]; Madelyne Pryor; Lockheed; Mastermind (Villain); Dark Phoenix (Villain); Captain America (Cameo); New Mutants (Cameo); Beast (Cameo); Lilandra (Cameo); Banshee (Cameo); Moira MacTaggert (Cameo); Amanda Sefton (Cameo); Havok (Cameo); Starjammers [Corsair; Hepzibah; Raza; Ch'od; Binary; Sikorsky] (Cameo)
Synopsis:
Mastermind makes the X-Men believe that Cyclops and then Maddie are Dark Phoenix; Cyclops and Maddie are married.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Uncanny X-Men, The (Marvel, 1981 series) #175

Indexer Notes

Title given in Table of Contents as "'Til Death", title given in original index of issue #175 as "Phoenix" (which is a large word in a speech bubble on page 7). Glynis Wein is credited as colors, but this reprint is in black and white.

Decisions (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Romita, Jr.
Inks:
Bob Wiacek
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski (pages 1-11); Joe Rosen (pages 12-22, uncredited)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Cyclops; Wolverine; GUESTS: Madelyne Pryor; Mariko Yashida; Caliban; Callisto; Sunder; Masque; Henry Peter Gyrich; Valerie Cooper (1st appearance); CAMEOS: Storm; Iceman; Beast; Nightcrawler; Colossus; Angel
Synopsis:
Cyclops leaves for his honeymoon and married life.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Uncanny X-Men, The (Marvel, 1981 series) #176

Indexer Notes

Letterer information provided 2006 by Steven Tice. Glynis Wein credited for colors but reprint is in black and white.

Sanction (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Romita, Jr.
Inks:
John Romita, Sr.
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; GUESTS: Corsair; Havok; Lilandra; Stevie Hunter; Amanda Sefton; VILLAINS: Arcade; Miss Locke; New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants--Mystique; Destiny; Pyro; Blob; Avalanche
Synopsis:
The X-Men run up against Mystique's new Brotherhood of Evil Mutants.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Uncanny X-Men, The (Marvel, 1981 series) #177

Indexer Notes

Glynis Wein is credited with colors but reprint is in black and white.

Hell Hath No Fury... (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Romita, Jr.
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (pages 1-11); Brett Breeding (pages 12-22)
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; GUEST: Amanda Sefton; VILLAINS: Callisto; Masque; Sunder; New Brotherhood of Evil Mutants: Mystique; Destiny; Blob; Pyro; Avalanche
Synopsis:
Mystique uses an attack by the Brotherhood as a diversion so she can sneak into X-Mansion and try to convince Rogue to return to her fold; The Morlocks kidnap Kitty and fake her death.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Uncanny X-Men, The (Marvel, 1981 series) #178

Indexer Notes

Glynis Wein is credited with colors but reprint is in black and white.

What Happened To Kitty? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; GUESTS: Amanda Sefton; Illyana Rasputin [Magik]; VILLAINS: Callisto; Caliban; Sunder; Masque; Leech [1st appearance]; Healer [1st appearance]; Morlocks
Synopsis:
Callisto and the Morlocks try to hold Kitty to an old promise to stay with Caliban forever by marrying the two.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Uncanny X-Men, The (Marvel, 1981 series) #179

Indexer Notes

Art credit details confirmed 2006 by Dan Green. Glynis Wein is credited with colors but reprint is in black and white.

First Friends (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
John Bolton
Inks:
John Bolton
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Storm; Jean Grey
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Classic X-men (Marvel, 1986 series) #2

Indexer Notes

Glynis Oliver is credited with colors but reprint is in black and white.

If You Liked This Book... (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for various full color X-men trade paperbacks.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Mutants. Freaks. Outcasts (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Short synopsis of all the stories contained within.

Indexer Notes

Back cover of comic.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Dark Phoenix Returns
    X-Men
  2. 1. [blank inside front cover]
  3. 2. Dark Phoenix Returns
    X-men
  4. 3. Table of Contents
  5. 4. Romances
    X-Men
  6. 5. 'Til Death [Phoenix]
    X-Men
  7. 6. Decisions
    X-Men
  8. 7. Sanction
    X-Men
  9. 8. Hell Hath No Fury...
    X-Men
  10. 9. What Happened To Kitty?
    X-Men
  11. 10. First Friends
    X-Men
  12. 11. If You Liked This Book...
  13. 12. Mutants. Freaks. Outcasts
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  • Peter Croome
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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