The X-Men #123 [Newsstand]
(July 1979)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860246107
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) #123 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


Arcade's Murder World (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Terry Austin (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Arcade
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

"Listen--Stop Me If You've Heard It--But This One Will KILL You!" (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils
John Byrne (breakdowns); Terry Austin
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Job Number
LG451
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's springtime in New York.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Colleen Wing; Amanda Sefton; Betsy Wilford; VILLAINS: Arcade; Miss Locke; CAMEOS: Mariko Yashida; Chris Claremont; Roger Stern; Len Wein; Glynis Wein; Terry Austin; Bonnie Wilford
Synopsis
Arcade captures all of the X-Men and places them in Murder World, but Spidey is hot on their trail.
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

The Thing and the Ultimate Weapon! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

The Thing; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Joan Ludlow, Susan Jaworowski, and Verde.

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

Fun Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Sales Leadership Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Arcade's Murder World
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Battlestar Galactica"]
  3. 2. "Listen--Stop Me If You've Heard It--But This One Will KILL You!"
    X-Men
  4. 3. ["Kryptonite rocks!!"]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. The Thing and the Ultimate Weapon!
    The Thing; Hostess Fruit Pies
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  8. 7. ["Super gifts & gimmicks"]
    Fun Factory
  9. 8. ["Daisy 840"]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sales Leadership Club
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