The X-Men #117 [Regular Edition]
(January 1979)

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
0714860246101
Editing
Roger Stern (editor); Jim Salicrup (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

Psi-War! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed as COCKRUM)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed as Austin)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi (as Dan Crespi); Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The saga of Professor X!
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Nightcrawler]; Shadow King [Amahl Farouk]
Reprints

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

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Psi War! (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 Oliver (as Glynis Wein)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Clem Robins

Job Number
LG30
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Below Cape Horn lies the Drake Passage, a narrow strip of water separating South America from Antarctica.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X (origin); Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Moira MacTaggert; Lilandra; Misty Knight; Takeda; Captain Hama; VILLAIN: Shadow King [Amahl Farouk] (first appearance)
Synopsis
The X-Men adrift on the ocean are picked up by a Japanese ship. Xavier recounts an early adventure where he first met Storm as a thief in Cairo and did battle with the Shadow King.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Suzan Kizzar, Brenda Robnett, Joel D. Cochie, Carl J. Ratigan, The Evil Mutants Fan Club and Alex Dent.

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

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

Captain Marvel Meets the Dreadnought (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Hostess Fruit Pies / comics-form advertising / 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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Psi-War!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!"]
    Remco
  3. 2. Psi War!
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  6. 5. Captain Marvel Meets the Dreadnought
    Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Hostess Fruit Pies
  7. 6. ["100pc toy soldier set"]
  8. 7. ["Full color poster spectacular"]
  9. 8. ["Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!"]
    Lego
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