Excalibur #1 [Direct Edition]
(July 2004)

Marvel, 2004 Series
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Price
2.99 USD; 4.25 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
PSR
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode
759606055401 00111
Editing
Stephanie Moore (Assistant Editor); Cory Sedlmeier (Assistant Editor); Mike Marts (Editor); Joe Quesada (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Glossy interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Dream Lives On! (Table of Contents)

Excalibur / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Andy Park (painter, signed)
Inks
Andy Park (painter, signed)
Colors
Andy Park (painter, signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Magneto; Wolverine; Rogue; Storm; Havok; Marvel Girl [Rachel Summers]; Juggernaut; Xorn; Sage; Cannonball; Wolfsbane [Rahne Sinclair]; Magma; Dani Moonstar; Sunspot; Magik [Illyana Rasputin]; Moira MacTaggert; Polaris; Gambit; Beast; Iceman; Nightcrawler; Emma Frost [White Queen]; Cyclops
Reprints

Forging the Sword 1 of 4: Paint it Black (Table of Contents: 1)

Excalibur / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Aaron Lopresti
Inks
Greg Adams
Colors
Liquid!
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Moira MacTaggert (illusion); Magneto (cameo); Wicked; Unus; Freakshow; Mega-Sentinels (flashback)
Synopsis
Xavier makes his way to Hammer Bay, Genosha which has been decimated by Cassandra Nova's Mega-Sentinels and quarantined off to the rest of the world. As the ghost of Moira helps him get his head together, he meets Wicked, a mutant who summons ghosts of her own. He is confronted by Unus who claims to be in control of the island but is aided by the young boy, Freakshow, who transforms into a giant monster and swallows the untouchable mutant. With plans to rebuild the decimated nation, who better to bring as an ally than the former ruler of Genosha, Magneto.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Sword Strokes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Andy Park (painter, signed)
Inks
Andy Park (painter, signed)
Colors
Andy Park (painter, signed)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Magneto

Indexer Notes

No letters, checklist and preview of next issue's cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Dream Lives On!
    Excalibur
  2. 1. Forging the Sword 1 of 4: Paint it Black
    Excalibur
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Sword Strokes
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