The X-Men #107
(October 1977)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1977-06-21
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860246110
Editing
Archie Goodwin (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Beginning the Incredible Saga of -- the Starjammers! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed as COCKRUM)
Inks
Dave Cockrum (signed as COCKRUM)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
Imperial Guard: Gladiator [Kallark]; Titan
Starjammers: Ch'od; Corsair [Christopher Summers]; Hepzibah; Raza
X-Men: Banshee [Sean Cassidy]; Colossus [Piotr Rasputin]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

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

Junior Sales Club of America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Where No X-Man Has Gone Before! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont (credited)
Pencils
Dave Cockrum (credited)
Inks
Dan Green (credited)
Colors
Andy Yanchus (credited)
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A moment ago, they'd been on earth.
Feature Logo
The Uncanny X-Men
Genre
superhero
Characters
Imperial Guard: Electron (antagonist) (first appearance); Fang (mainstream) (antagonist) (first appearance); Gladiator [Kallark] (antagonist) (first appearance); Hobgoblin (antagonist) (first appearance); Impulse (antagonist) (first appearance); Mentor (antagonist) (first appearance); Midget (antagonist) (first appearance); Nightside (antagonist) (first appearance); Oracle (antagonist) (first appearance); Oracle (antagonist) (first appearance); Smasher [Vril-Rokk] (antagonist) (first appearance); Starbolt (antagonist) (first appearance); Tempest (antagonist) (first appearance); Titan (antagonist) (first appearance)
Starjammers: Ch'od (guest); Corsair [Christopher Summers] (guest); Cr'reee (guest); Hepzibah (guest) (first appearance); Raza (guest) (first appearance)
X-Men: Banshee [Sean Cassidy] (featured); Colossus [Piotr Rasputin] (featured); Cyclops [Scott Summers] (featured); Nightcrawler [Kurt Wagner] (featured); Phoenix [Jean Grey] (featured); Storm [Ororo Munroe] (featured); Wolverine [Logan] (featured)
Astra (antagonist) (first appearance); Black Tom Cassidy (flashback) (cameo); Peter Corbeau (cameo); Eric the Red (antagonist) (villain); Firelord [Pyreus Kril] (flashback) (cameo); Havok [Alex Summers] (flashback) (cameo); Juggernaut [Cain Marko] (flashback) (cameo); Magic (antagonist) (first appearance); Magneto [Max Eisenhardt] (flashback) (cameo); Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (cameo); D'ken Neramani (antagonist) (villain); Lilandra Neramani (flashback) (supporting); Polaris [Lorna Dane] (flashback) (cameo); Professor X [Charles Xavier] (flashback) (cameo); Quasar [Neutron] (antagonist) (first appearance); Soul-Drinker (antagonist); The Thing [Ben Grimm] (cameo)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
The X-Men try to save Lilandra from her evil cousin, who is trying to use the M'Kraan Crystal to achieve ultimate power, but the Imperial Guard get in the way. The Starjammers show up to the rescue.
Reprints
Keywords
M'Kraan Crystal

Indexer Notes

Note 1: First M'Kraan Crystal

Note 2: The Imperial Guard can be seen as a homage to DC's Legion of Super-Heroes. Dave Cockrum did previously work on the Legion title.

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

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

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

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beginning the Incredible Saga of -- the Starjammers!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Join J.S.C.A. Jolly Giant for prizes or cash"]
    Junior Sales Club of America
  3. 2. Where No X-Man Has Gone Before!
    X-Men
  4. 3. ["This is it, gang!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  5. 4. ["Earn famous name prizes or cash the easy Olympic way!"]
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  6. 5. ["An angry thunderbolt of terror explodes out of the ocean's depths!"]
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  • Katie
  • David B
  • David Bruce
  • João Clérigo
  • Peter Croome
  • Del Gruber
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • R. S. Martin
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Steven Tice
  • Jim Van Dore