The X-Men #117 [British]
(January 1979)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel All-Colour Comics
Barcode
0714860246101
Editing
Roger Stern (Editor); Jim Salicrup (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (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 is a variant of The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #117 [Regular Edition].


Psi-War! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi; Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The saga of Professor X!
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Nightcrawler]; Shadow King
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Psi War! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Clem Robins

Job Number
LG30
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Below Cape Horn lies the Drake Passage, a narrow strip of water separating South America from Antarctica.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X (Origin); Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Moira MacTaggert; Lilandra; Misty Knight; VILLAIN: Shadow King [Amahl Farouk] (1st)
Synopsis
The X-Men adrift on the ocean are picked up by a Japanese ship. Xavier recounts an early adventure where he first met Storm as a thief in Cairo and did battle with the Shadow King.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Suzan Kizzar, Brenda Robnett, Joel D. Cochie, Carl J. Ratigan, The Evil Mutants Fan Club and Alex Dent.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Captain Marvel Meets the Dreadnought (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Hostess; Captain Marvel / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Psi-War!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!"]
    Remco
  3. 2. Psi War!
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. Captain Marvel Meets the Dreadnought
    Hostess; Captain Marvel
  7. 6. ["100pc toy soldier set"]
  8. 7. ["Full color poster spectacular"]
  9. 8. ["Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!"]
    Lego
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