The X-Men #64
(January 1970)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
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

When Sunfire Strikes! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
Tom Palmer
Letters
Herb Cooper

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Angel; Beast; Cyclops; Iceman; Marvel Girl]; Sunfire
Reprints
Keywords
Capitol Building

Indexer Notes

Sal Buscema credit per Rich Donnelly, Karl Mattson, Steve Whitaker, Nick Caputo, and Bob Ford. Confirmed by Sal Buscema. The original indexer and Carl Gafford credited Don Heck.

Inks and colors:
Roy Thomas and Bruno Andreacchi stated (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4233): Tom Palmer on both

Sources for letters credit are The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Olshevsky 1987), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Ward 1994), and Official Index to the Marvel Universe (Vandal et al. 2009).

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Coming of Sunfire! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
Tom Palmer
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ants!
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]]; Sunfire [Shiro Yoshida] (introduction, origin); Saburo Yoshida (introduction, death) (Sunfire's father); Tomo Yoshida (villain, introduction, death) (Sunfire's uncle)
Reprints
Keywords
Capitol Building; Hiroshima; United Nations; Washington D.C.

Indexer Notes

Sunfire's next appearance is in SUB-MARINER #52. Palmer coloring confirmed in letters page.

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

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

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

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Neal Adams (illustrations)
Inks
Tom Palmer (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Cyclops
Reprints

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

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)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. When Sunfire Strikes!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["New catalog of 2000 novelties 10c"]
  3. 2. The Coming of Sunfire!
    X-Men
  4. 3. ["Mixed-up mementos modestly garnished with Machiavellian memorabilia!"]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mutant Mail-Box
  6. 5. ["Sorry, we only hire high school graduates"]
  7. 6. ["Mr. America - Mr. Universe secret muscle building "tools""]
  8. 7. ["Do you have art talent worth developing?"]
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