Generation X #56 [Direct Edition]
(October 1999)

Marvel, 1994 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.99 USD; 2.99 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1999-08-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Barcode:
759606026784 05611
Editing:
Jason Liebig (Editor); Lysa Kraiger (Assistant Editor); Bob Harras (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior (#2 - 4, 17 - 75, see notes); Glossy interior (#1 - 16, see notes)
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Another Life to Live--A New Way to Die! (Table of Contents)

Generation X / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Terry Dodson (signed)
Inks:
Rachel Dodson (signed)
Colors:
Liquid Graphics (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jubilee; Storm; Colossus; Sentinels
Reprints:

Sins of the Past Part Two: Heal Thyself (Table of Contents: 1)

Generation X / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Jay Faerber (story); Jim Lee (idea); Whilce Portacio (idea); John Byrne (idea)
Pencils:
Terry Dodson; Karl Kerschel
Inks:
Rachel Dodson; John Czop; Rodney Ramos
Colors:
Kevin Tinsley
Letters:
Comicraft

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Generation X [Emma Frost [White Queen]; M; Husk; Synch; Skin; Jubilee; Chamber]; X-Men [Colossus; Iceman; Jean Grey; Storm; Archangel]; Sentinels (villain); Donald Pierce (villain); Adrienne Frost (villain); Trevor Fitzroy (cameo flashback); Hellions [Tarot; Beef; Catseye; Empath; Bevatron; Roulette; Jetstream] (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
The Gen X kids are experiencing the day the Hellions were killed by Fitroy's Sentinels AS the Hellions but M has broken out of the illusion. She heads back in to help her team and tell them what is going on. Synch is able to bring Emma into the illusion and she puts a stop to it. Returning to their own Danger Room, the team is confronted by Adrienne Frost who has set herself up as a new White Queen and has orchestrated the whole scenario to get back at her little sister.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Great X-Pectations / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Comicraft

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tim Blanchard, Frederick D. Weaver, Sam Simon.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Another Life to Live--A New Way to Die!
    Generation X
  2. 1. Sins of the Past Part Two: Heal Thyself
    Generation X
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Great X-Pectations
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