X-Men #55 [Direct Edition]
(August 1996)

Marvel, 1991 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.95 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Barcode:
75960601772005511
Editing:
Ben Raab (Assistant Editor); Bob Harras (Editor, 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.


Onslaught Phase 1: Twilight of the Heroes (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks:
John Dell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Gambit; Iceman; Rogue; Bishop]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; The Thing; Crystal; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]]; Sentinels
Reprints:
Keywords:
Onslaught

Invasion (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Andy Kubert
Inks:
Dan Panosian
Colors:
Joe Rosas; Malibu Hues (enhancements)
Letters:
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Gambit; Rogue; Iceman; Bishop; Archangel; Psylocke; Cannonball]; GUESTS: Joseph; Ozymandias; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing; Franklin Richards]; Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanov]; Vision; Iron Man [Tnoy Stark]; Quicksilver; Crystal; Scarlet Witch; Thor; Wasp; Giant Man [Hank Pym]; Hawkeye; VILLAINS: Onslaught; Sentinels
Synopsis:
The X-Men, Avengers and FF vainly try to thwart Onslaught and his Sentinels from plans of world conquest.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cont. in Uncanny X-Men #336.

Jim Lee Irons Out Ol' Shell Head (Table of Contents)

Jim Lee on Iron Man / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Krueger; Jim Lee
Pencils:
Wilce Portacio (signed); ? (photograph)
Inks:
Scott Williams (signed); ? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Jim Lee (photograph)

Reassembling The Avengers (Table of Contents)

Rob Liefeld / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Krueger; Rob Liefeld
Pencils:
Rob Liefeld; ? (photograph)
Inks:
?; ? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Rob Liefeld (color photograph)

X-Pressions (Table of Contents)

X-Pressions / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers: Corum Van Esch, Michael Avolio, Zachary Wagner, Kristy Sherburne

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Onslaught Phase 1: Twilight of the Heroes
    X-Men
  2. 1. Invasion
    X-Men
  3. 2. Jim Lee Irons Out Ol' Shell Head
    Jim Lee on Iron Man
  4. 3. Reassembling The Avengers
    Rob Liefeld
  5. 4. X-Pressions
    X-Pressions
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