Gambit #1 [Ace Cover]
(February 1999)

Marvel, 1999 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
2.99 USD; 4.50 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Barcode:
75960604735200111
Editing:
Jason Liebig (Assistant Editor); Mark Powers (Editor); Bob Harras (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The multiple variant covers for this issue are identified by the playing card in the top left corner of the comic (Ace through Ten--all Diamonds). The Dynamic Forces variant also has a Jack as the playing card.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Gambit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Skroce (signed)
Inks:
Rob Hunter (signed)
Colors:
Liquid Graphics (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gambit; New Son; Storm; Rogue; Bella Donna; Jean-Luc LeBeau; X-Cutioner; The Pig; Shirow Ishihara
Reprints:

The Man of Steal (Table of Contents)

Gambit / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script:
Fabian Nicieza
Pencils:
Steve Skroce
Inks:
Rob Hunter
Colors:
Shannon Blanchard
Letters:
Emerson Miranda [as Richard Starkings and Comicraft's Emerson Miranda]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gambit (Origin); Jean-Luc LeBeau; Fontanelle; Courier [Jacob Gavin]; Bella Donna (flashback); Antiquary (flashback); Julien Boudreaux (Death in flashback); Anwar Anubar; Sekmeht Conoway; X-Men [Storm; Rogue; Wolverine; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]; X-Cutioner [Carl Denti]; Cosmo Stephanapoulus; Mariah Ellenthrope; Jack Farley; Colossus (flashback); Cyclops (flashback); Marrow (flashback); Beast (flashback)
Synopsis:
On top of his duties with the X-Men, Gambit begins running missions for the mysterious New Son; His first task involves stealing alien technology from ancient Chinese temples which brings him into direct conflict with the X-Cutioner and Elysian Enterprises.
Reprints:

Gambit (Table of Contents)

Gambit / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Powers
Pencils:
Steve Skroce
Inks:
Rob Hunter
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gambit

Indexer Notes

Solicitation for letters and upcoming art for the Gambit series.

From the Journal of Nathaniel Essex (Table of Contents)

Gambit / text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Mr. Sinister gives the origin and history of Gambit.

Indexer Notes

Text article with clip art.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Gambit
  2. 1. The Man of Steal
    Gambit
  3. 2. Gambit
    Gambit
  4. 3. From the Journal of Nathaniel Essex
    Gambit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Derek Reinhard