([August] 2005)

Marvel, 2005 Series
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Price
4.99 USD; 7.00 CAD
Pages
84
On-sale Date
2005-06-15
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T+ Suggested for Teens and Up
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode
759606057320 00311
Editing
Mike Marts (editor); Jeff Youngquist (editor); Sean Ryan (assistant editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (assistant editor); Nick Lowe (associate editor); Joe Quesada (editor in chief)

Issue Notes

Numbering continues from 1970's series.

On sale date from Diamond Comic Distributors database.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed as Cockrum); John Cassaday (signed as JC)
Inks
Dave Cockrum (signed as Cockrum); John Cassaday (signed as JC)
Colors
Laura Martin (signed as Laura)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Beast; Kitty Pryde; White Queen [Emma Frost]; Storm; Nightcrawler; Sunfire; Banshee; Thunderbird [John Proudstar]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover art is an homage to cover of Giant-Size X-Men (Marvel, 1975 series) #1 (1975).

Teamwork (Table of Contents: 1)

X-Men / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joss Whedon
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
Richard Isanove
Letters
Chris Eliopoulos

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Wolverine [Logan]; Storm; Nightcrawler; Colossus; Sunfire; Banshee; Thunderbird [John Proudstar]]
Synopsis
Wolverine starts a fight with his new teammates in the X-Men.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is the only original story in the issue as all of the rest is reprint material.

[Original Cover to Giant-Size X-Men #1] (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Angel; Storm; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Thunderbird [John Proudstar]]
Reprints

[Original Cover to Giant-Size X-Men #2] (Table of Contents: 3)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Angel]; Sentinels
Reprints

[Original Cover to X-Men #9] (Table of Contents: 4)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
x-Men [Professor X; Angel; Beast; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman]; Avengers [Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]]; Lucifer
Reprints

Enter, The Avengers! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Angel]; Avengers [Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Lucifer (villain)
Synopsis
Xavier has tracked down Lucifer, who cost him the use of his legs, but finds his foe's heartbeat is rigged to a giant thermal bomb. The X-Men arrive in Bavaria and run across the Avengers who have also just arrived. The X-Men have to stop the Avengers from defeating Lucifer since by defeating Lucifer, the world will be destroyed. After Xavier gives Lucifer a mind blast that renders him unconscious, he contacts his team for help and the Avengers agree to let the X-Men clean up the current crisis on their own. Cyclops uses his eye beams to disable Lucifer's thermal bomb.
Reprints

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Jean Grey [Marvel Girl]
Reprints

[Original Cover to Fantastic Four #28] (Table of Contents: 7)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing]; X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Angel]; Awesome Android
Reprints

We Have to Fight the X-Men! (Table of Contents: 8)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing]; Alicia Masters; X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Angel]; Mad Thinker (villain); Awesome Android (villain); Puppet Master (villain)
Synopsis
Puppet Master makes a model of Professor X and commands him to send the X-Men after the Fantastic Four. When Xavier regains control of his senses, the Mad Thinker sends in his Android to finish off both teams.
Reprints

The X-Men's First Meeting with Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 9)

X-Men / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Iceman; Beast]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints

[Original Cover to X-Men #35] (Table of Contents: 10)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Adkins ?
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Beast; Angel]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints

Along Came a Spider... (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
Jerry Feldmann
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Jean Grey; Iceman; Angel; Beast]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Banshee; Factor Three (cameo); Mekano (cameo; last panel teaser)
Synopsis
Banshee calls to the X-Men for help against a mysterious spider creature, and when the young mutants run across Spider-Man, they mistake him for their foe and a battle ensues.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. Teamwork
    X-Men
  3. 2. [Original Cover to Giant-Size X-Men #1]
    X-Men
  4. 3. [Original Cover to Giant-Size X-Men #2]
    X-Men
  5. 4. [Original Cover to X-Men #9]
    X-Men
  6. 5. Enter, The Avengers!
    X-Men
  7. 6. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up
    X-Men
  8. 7. [Original Cover to Fantastic Four #28]
    Fantastic Four
  9. 8. We Have to Fight the X-Men!
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. The X-Men's First Meeting with Spider-Man
    X-Men
  11. 10. [Original Cover to X-Men #35]
    X-Men
  12. 11. Along Came a Spider...
    X-Men
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