X-Men Legends #3 - Arthur Adams
(2003)

Marvel, 2002 Series
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Volume
3
Price
24.99 USD; 40 CAD
Pages
292
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
0-7851-1049-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785110491 52499
Editing
Jeff Youngquist (collections editor); Cory Sedlmeier (associate collections editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (assistant collections editor); Joe Quesada (editor-in-chief)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Arthur Adams (signed)
Colors
Brian Haberlin (signed)
Editing
Ann Nocenti (editor); Terry Kavanagh (assistant editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Iceman; Havok; Storm; Nightcrawler; Wolverine; Marvel Girl; Polaris; Colossus; Banshee; Cyclops; Thunderbird [John Proudstar]; Angel; Sunfire]
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[Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Arthur Adams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Ann Nocenti (editor); Terry Kavanagh (assistant editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Storm; Colossus; Wolverine; Cyclops; Banshee; Thunderbird [John Proudstar]; Sunfire; Nightcrawler]
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Indexer Notes

Credits over the frontispiece art from Classic X-Men (Marvel, 1986 series) #1.

[Introduction] (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Adams
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Babies [Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Longshot; Dazzler; Havok; Psylocke]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Introduction with an interior panel detail from X-Men Annual (Marvel, 1970 series) #12

[Cover to New Mutants Special Edition #1] (Table of Contents: 3)

New Mutants / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
Loki; Storm; Enchantress; New Mutants [Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Brightwind; Karma; Magma; Sunspot; Warlock; Cannonball; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]]
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Home Is Where The Heart Is (Table of Contents: 4)

New Mutants / comic story / 64 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
L. Lois Buhalis; Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
New Mutants [Cannonball; Cypher [Doug Ramsey]; Karma; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Magma; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Sunspot; Warlock; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]]; GUESTS: Storm; Warriors Three [Fandrall; Hogun; Volstagg]; Brightwind; S'ym; Eitri; Kindra; Mist; Wolf Prince; VILLAINS: Loki; Enchantress; Hela
Synopsis
Loki captures Storm. the Enchantress almost captures the New Mutants, but Magik teleports the rest of them away, where they each, individually, have life-changing adventures. Eventually they reunite and defeat the Enchantress, and set out to rescue Storm.
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Indexer Notes

Warlock transforms into Longshot briefly.

[Cover to X-Men Annual #9] (Table of Contents: 5)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed); Walt Simonson (signed)
Inks
Arthur Adams (signed); Walt Simonson (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Storm; Colossus; Cyclops; Wolverine; Nightcrawler; Rachel Summers; Rogue; Kitty Pryde]; New Mutants [Cannonball; Sunspot; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Karma; Cypher [Doug Ramsey]; Warlock]
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Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #83. Walt Simonson drew the buildings.

There's No Place Like Home (Table of Contents: 6)

X-Men / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Al Gordon; Mike Mignola; Arthur Adams
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; Rachel Summers]; GUESTS: Lockheed; Madelyne Pryor; Valkyrie; Eitri; Brightwind; Wolf Prince; New Mutants [Cannonball; Sunspot; Cypher [Doug Ramsey]; Magma; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Karma; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Warlock]; VILLAINS: Loki; Hela; Enchantress; Karnilla; Rock Trolls
Synopsis
The X-Men travel to Asgard to free the New Mutants and Storm from Loki's enchantments.
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[Pin-Up] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Mike Mignola
Colors
Petra Scotese
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm
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Indexer Notes

Probably a spacer page, this is a full page interior panel detail from the previous story.

[Cover to X-Men Annual #10] (Table of Contents: 8)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cannonball; Sunspot; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Magma; Warlock; Longshot; X-Babies [Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]
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Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of Giant-Size X-Men (Marvel, 1975 series) #1

Performance (Table of Contents: 9)

X-Men / comic story / 42 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Petra Scotese
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Ann Nocenti

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Magneto; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; Psylocke]; GUESTS: Longshot (Joins); Lockheed; New Mutants [Cannonball; Sunspot; Mirage [Dani Moonstar]; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Magma; Cypher [Doug Ramsey]; Warlock; Karma]; VILLAINS: Mojo I; Spiral; Major Domo; CAMEOS: Bratpack [Butch; Darla; Alfie]; Walt Simonson; Louise Simonson; Puddlegulp (and other Frogs from Thor); Carrie Kelly [Robin from Dark Knight Returns]
Synopsis
Mojo turns the X-Men into children and the New Mutants must become the X-Men to save them. Longshot joins the X-Men.
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[Cover to X-Men Annual #12] (Table of Contents: 10)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Arthur Adams (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Bob Harras

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Storm; Wolverine; Rogue; Colossus; Psylocke; Havok; Longshot; Dazzler]; High Evolutionary; Terminus; Mojo; X-Babies [Storm; Wolverine; Rogue; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Longshot]
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Resurrection (Table of Contents: 11)

X-Men / comic story / 34 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Bob Harras

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Havok; Psylocke; Dazzler; Longshot]; GUESTS: Ka-Zar; Shanna; Zabu; Gateway; Madelyne Pryor; C'Jime; M'Rin; Nereel; Peter Jr. [Colossus' son]; VILLAINS: Terminus; High Evolutionary; Garokk; Zaladane; Amphibius; Barbarus; Gaza; Lupo; Brainchild
Synopsis
The X-Men travel to the Savage Land and fight off Terminus. The High Evolutionary and Garokk restore the Savage Land from the wasteland that it had become to its original primeval state.
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Keywords
The Evolutionary War

I Want My X-Men! (Table of Contents: 12)

X-Men / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Bob Harras

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Babies [Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Rogue; Longshot; Dazzler; Havok; Psylocke]; GUESTS: Ricochet Rita; Major Domo; Minor Domo; VILLAIN: Mojo I; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Wolverine; Storm; Havok; Longshot; Dazzler; Forge; Adversary; CAMEOS: Chris Claremont; Art Adams; Bob Harras; Bob Wiacek; Tom Orzechowski; Glynis Oliver; Vanna White
Synopsis
Mojo has to replace his stars after their death in the Fall of the Mutants and settles on the X-Babies (who sorta appeared in Annual #10).
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Indexer Notes

Story has versions of the X-Men as all women, manga robots, s&m freaks and funny animals.

[Cover to Fantastic Four #347] (Table of Contents: 13)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Art Thibert (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Susan Storm Richards]]; Mole Man; Skrulls; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wolverine; Hulk; Ghost Rider [Dan Ketch]
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Big Trouble on Little Earth! (Table of Contents: 14)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Simonson
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Art Thibert
Colors
Steve Buccellato
Letters
Bill Oakley
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Susan Storm Richards]]; New Fantastic Four [Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wolverine; Hulk; Ghost Rider [Dan Ketch]]; GUESTS: Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; VILLAINS: Mole Man; Skrulls; De'Lila [also as Nebula; Namor, the Sub-Mariner]; CAMEOS: Colossus; She-Hulk; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Storm; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Thor; Dr. Strange; Daredevil; Black Panther; Jean Grey
Synopsis
The FF are defeated by the rogue Skrull, De'Lila. The Skrulls, chasing De'Lila, land on Monster Island to the great chagrin of the Mole Man. De'Lila impersonates Sue and chooses a new FF to help her keep the Skrulls at bay.
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[Cover to Fantastic Four #348] (Table of Contents: 15)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Art Thibert (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
New Fantastic Four [Hulk; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Ghost Rider [Dan Ketch]; Wolverine]
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Where Monsters Dwell! (Or Is It...Where Creatures Roam?) (Table of Contents: 16)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Simonson
Pencils
Arthur Adams; Gracine Tanaka
Inks
Art Thibert (pp 1-12, 17-23); Al Milgrom (pp 13-16)
Colors
Steve Buccellato
Letters
Bill Oakley
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Fantastic; New Fantastic Four [Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wolverine; Hulk; Ghost Rider [Dan Ketch]]; GUESTS: Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; VILLAINS: Mole Man; Moloids; Skrulls; De'Lila [as Invisible Woman]; CAMEOS: Invisible Woman [Susan Storm Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Ben Grimm [The Thing]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]
Synopsis
The Skrull rebel De'Lila impersonates Sue and pits the "New" FF against the Mole Man and the Skrulls.
Reprints

[Cover to Fantastic Four #349] (Table of Contents: 17)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams (signed)
Inks
Art Thibert (signed)
Colors
?
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Susan Storm Richards]]; New Fantastic Four [Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Ghost Rider [Dan Ketch]; Hulk; Wolverine]; Mole Man; Moloids; Punisher
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Keywords
moloids

Eggs Got Legs! or Love Conquers All! (Table of Contents: 18)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Simonson
Pencils
Arthur Adams; Gracine Tanaka
Inks
Art Thibert (pp 1-3); Al Milgrom (pp 4-24)
Colors
Steve Buccellato
Letters
Bill Oakley
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Ms. Marvel [Sharon Ventura]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Woman [Susan Storm Richards]]; New Fantastic Four [Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Wolverine; Hulk; Ghost Rider [Dan Ketch]]; GUESTS: Franklin Richards; Alicia Masters; VILLAINS: Mole Man; Moliods; Skrulls; De'Lila [also as Mary Jane Parker]; CAMEO: Punisher
Synopsis
The old and new FF battle the Mole Man, De'Lila and the Skrulls.
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Fantastic Four Thumbnails (Table of Contents: 19)

Fantastic Four / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
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Indexer Notes

Bonus page with Art Adams' pencil breakdowns.

Character Design (Table of Contents: 20)

Fantastic Four / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bonus page with Art Adams' sketch art.

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover has copy for the collection and a panel detail from X-Men Annual (Marvel, 1970 series) #12.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. [Credits]
    X-Men
  3. 2. [Introduction]
    X-Men
  4. 3. [Cover to New Mutants Special Edition #1]
    New Mutants
  5. 4. Home Is Where The Heart Is
    New Mutants
  6. 5. [Cover to X-Men Annual #9]
    X-Men
  7. 6. There's No Place Like Home
    X-Men
  8. 7. [Pin-Up]
    X-Men
  9. 8. [Cover to X-Men Annual #10]
    X-Men
  10. 9. Performance
    X-Men
  11. 10. [Cover to X-Men Annual #12]
    X-Men
  12. 11. Resurrection
    X-Men
  13. 12. I Want My X-Men!
    X-Men
  14. 13. [Cover to Fantastic Four #347]
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. Big Trouble on Little Earth!
    Fantastic Four
  16. 15. [Cover to Fantastic Four #348]
    Fantastic Four
  17. 16. Where Monsters Dwell! (Or Is It...Where Creatures Roam?)
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. [Cover to Fantastic Four #349]
    Fantastic Four
  19. 18. Eggs Got Legs! or Love Conquers All!
    Fantastic Four
  20. 19. Fantastic Four Thumbnails
    Fantastic Four
  21. 20. Character Design
    Fantastic Four
  22. 21. [Back Cover]
    X-Men
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