X-Men Annual #3 [Direct]
([August] 1979)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
annually
On-sale Date
1979-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860293895
Editing
Roger Stern (credited as R. Stern) (editor); Jim Shooter (credited as J. Shooter) (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

Indicia title: X-Men™ Annual Vol. 1 No. 3; cover title: King-Size Annual! X-Men™
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Awesome Attack of Arkon! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Frank Miller (signed as Miller)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed as Austin)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Colossus [Piotr Rasputin]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Wolverine [Logan]]; Arkon
Reprints

A Fire in the Sky! (Table of Contents: 1)

X-Men / comic story / 35 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
George Pérez
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Tom Orzechowski (credited as Tom Orz)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What'cha got there, Izzy?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers Unity Division [Captain America [Steve Rogers] (flashback) (cameo); Thor (flashback) (cameo)]; The Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark] (flashback) (cameo)]; X-Men [Banshee [Sean Cassidy] (featured); Colossus [Piotr Rasputin] (featured); Cyclops [Scott Summers] (featured); Nightcrawler [Kurt Wagner] (featured); Storm [Ororo Munroe] (featured); Wolverine [Logan] (featured)]; Arkon (villain); Grand Vizier Greybeard (villain); Isadore Uhman; Irmagarde Uhman; Warlord (villain); Sashia (villain); Imperions (villain);
Synopsis
The X-Men battle Arkon and are transported to his world where they are asked to help save it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story takes place between X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #124 and 125 and is broken into three parts, with part 2 titled Rogue in the House (16 pages) and part 3 titled Land of Shadow -- Dawn of Death! (15 pages).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Awesome Attack of Arkon!
    X-Men
  2. 1. A Fire in the Sky!
    X-Men
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