The X-Men #41
(February 1968)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Now Strikes the Sub-Human! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Beast; Iceman]; Grotesk
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Heck pencils, Tuska inks per Nick Caputo. Rich Donnelly credited Heck with inks and Tuska on pencils.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now Strikes...the Sub-Human! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Midnight!
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]]; V: Grotesk [Gor-Tok] (intro); King Krono (intro, death); Princess Ingar (intro, death; in flashback); GS: Changeling; GA: Zelda Kurtzberg; Vera Cantor
Synopsis
A subterranean race was destroyed by underground atomic tests and the lone survivor, Gor-Tok, seeks revenge against those responsible - humans.
Reprints
Keywords
Archer College; nuclear oscillotron

Indexer Notes

Changeling is disguised as Professor X.

The Living Diamond! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A confused Scott Summers has reluctantly accompanied the evil mutant who calls himself Jack O'Diamonds to a darkened nuclear power plant--where, for the first time, the pair come face-to-face with Professor X!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Cyclops [Scott Summers] (origin continued); Jack O'Diamonds [Jack Winters]
Synopsis
Jack Winters breaks into the Cyclotron and irradiates himself in an effort to turn himself completely into diamond; he succeeds and calls himself the Living Diamond.
Reprints
Keywords
Cyclotron

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

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

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

Mutant Mail-Box / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Ross Andru (illustrations)
Inks
George Roussos (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Beast; Cyclops; Iceman; Marvel Girl
Reprints

[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) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Now Strikes the Sub-Human!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Skin surface disfigured by pimples?"]
  3. 2. Now Strikes...the Sub-Human!
    X-Men
  4. 3. The Living Diamond!
    The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men
  5. 4. ["More batty bulletins to bewilder, bewitch, and bedazzle thee!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Mutant Mail-Box
  7. 6. ["204pc Revolutionary War soldiers set"]
  8. 7. ["Here's a whole treasure chest of fun"]
  9. 8. ["We're looking for people who like to draw"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Del Gruber
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Tim Fitzpatrick
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Spencer Price-Nash
  • Ian Dowell
  • Carl Gafford
  • Robert Wood
  • Lou Mazzella