The X-Men #116 [Regular Edition]
(December 1978)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860246112
Editing
Roger Stern (Editor); Jim Salicrup (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

To Save the Savage Land! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Death to those who violate the land and laws of the sun-god!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Banshee; Ka-Zar; Garokk
Reprints

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

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

To Save the Savage Land (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Job Number
LG29
First Line of Dialogue or Text
They'd begun climbing at dawn -- led by Ka-Zar, the lord of this Savage Land -- and with each passing hour, the air had gotten colder, the winds more bitter.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Ka-Zar; Zabu; VILLAINS: Garokk; Zaladane; CAMEOS: Karl Lykos [Sauron]; Fall People
Synopsis
The X-Men and Ka-Zar try to save the Savage Land from being destroyed by Garokk and his minions. The X-Folk succeed and head for home.
Reprints
Keywords
pterasaur; The Savage Land

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

X-Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

Youth Opportunity Sales Club / 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) /

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. To Save the Savage Land!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!"]
    Remco
  3. 2. To Save the Savage Land
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. ["Your hero adds zap, sparkle to your room"]
    Youth Opportunity Sales Club
  7. 6. ["Join the Spider-Man network of friends fan club!"]
  8. 7. ["Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!"]
    Lego
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  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
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