The X-Men #118 [Whitman]
(February 1979)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 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]
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) #118 [Newsstand]. There exist further variants.


Side-By-Side With Sun-Fire! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Colossus; Nightcrawler]; Sunfire
Reprints

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

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Submergence of Japan (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Job Number
LG226
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to the good ship Jinguichi Maru, returning to its home port of Agarashima on the main Japanese island of Honshu after a two-year Antarctic voyage.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Sunfire; Mariko Yashida (introduction); Misty Knight; Colleen Wing; Lilandra; VILLAINS: Moses Magnum; Mandroids; CAMEO: Iron Fist
Synopsis
The X-Men arrive in Japan just in time to fight a cadre of Mandroids under Moses Magnum's command. Wolverine meets Mariko. Thinking the X-Men are dead, Xavier leaves for the stars with Lilandra.
Reprints
Keywords
earthquake; Japan

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

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

An Irresistible Force! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Iron Man; Hostess / 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. Side-By-Side With Sun-Fire!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!"]
    Remco
  3. 2. The Submergence of Japan
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. ["Okay, here it is."]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. An Irresistible Force!
    Iron Man; Hostess
  7. 6. ["100pc toy soldier set"]
  8. 7. ["Kiss a milestone"]
  9. 8. ["Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!"]
    Lego
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