The X-Men #116 [British]
(December 1978)

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
0714860246112
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) #116 [Regular Edition].


To Save the Savage Land! (Table of Contents)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Death to those who violate the land and laws of the sun-god!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Banshee; Ka-Zar; Garokk
Reprints

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

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!
Characters
Green Goblin; Spider-Man

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Ad for Spider-Man related toys.

To Save the Savage Land (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
Tom Orzechowski

Job Number
LG29
First Line of Dialogue or Text
They'd begun climbing at dawn -- led by Ka-Zar, the lord of this Savage Land -- and with each passing hour, the air had gotten colder, the winds more bitter.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Ka-Zar; Zabu; VILLAINS: Garokk; Zaladane; CAMEOS: Karl Lykos [Sauron]; Fall People
Synopsis
The X-Men and Ka-Zar try to save the Savage Land from being destroyed by Garokk and his minions. The X-Folk succeed and head for home.
Reprints
Keywords
pterasaur; The Savage Land

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

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

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

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

Script
Stan Lee; ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Herbie; Invisible Girl; Mr. Fantastic; Thing

Indexer Notes

Includes Stan's Soapbox and a promo for the Fantastic Four television show.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Youth Opportunity Sales Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your hero adds zap, sparkle to your room
Characters
Batman; Spider-Man; Superman; Wonder Woman

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Join the Spider-Man network of friends fan club!
Characters
Spider-Man; Mary Jane; Aunt May

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Colors
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for the Lego expert builder series.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. To Save the Savage Land!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!"]
    Remco
  3. 2. To Save the Savage Land
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. ["Your hero adds zap, sparkle to your room"]
    Youth Opportunity Sales Club
  7. 6. ["Join the Spider-Man network of friends fan club!"]
  8. 7. ["Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!"]
    Lego
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