The X-Men #118 [Newsstand]
(February 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
0714860246102
Editing
Roger Stern (editor); Jim Salicrup (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)

Side-By-Side With Sun-Fire! (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

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Colossus; Nightcrawler]; Sunfire
Reprints

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

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Submergence of Japan (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Byrne (plot); Chris Claremont (plot, script)
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Job Number
LG226
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to the good ship Jinguichi Maru, returning to its home port of Agarashima on the main Japanese island of Honshu after a two-year Antarctic voyage.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Sunfire; Mariko Yashida (introduction); Misty Knight; Colleen Wing; Lilandra; Captain Hama; Greg; Mr. Osama; VILLAINS: Moses Magnum; Mandroids; CAMEO: Iron Fist
Synopsis
The X-Men arrive in Japan just in time to fight a cadre of Mandroids under Moses Magnum's command. Wolverine meets Mariko. Thinking the X-Men are dead, Xavier leaves for the stars with Lilandra.
Reprints
Keywords
earthquake; Japan

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Shirley Autry (McNutt), James Turpin, and Deborah C. Lipp.

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

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

An Irresistible Force! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Hostess Twinkies; Iron Man / 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. Side-By-Side With Sun-Fire!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Now... the amazing energized Spider-Man!"]
    Remco
  3. 2. The Submergence of Japan
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. ["Okay, here it is."]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  6. 5. An Irresistible Force!
    Hostess Twinkies; Iron Man
  7. 6. ["100pc toy soldier set"]
  8. 7. ["Kiss a milestone"]
  9. 8. ["Move it! Steer it! Shift it! Build it!"]
    Lego
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