The X-Men #139 [Direct]
(November 1980)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1980-07-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Louise Simonson (editor); Danny Fingeroth (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (ed. in chief)

Welcome to the X-Men Kitty Pryde Hope You Survive the Experience! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Byrne (signed as BYRNE)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed as Austin)
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Novak

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Storm; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

...Something Wicked This Way Comes! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Angel--look out!
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Angel [Warren Worthington III] (joins); Storm; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Sprite [Kitty Pryde]]; Heather Hudson (introduction); Stevie Hunter (introduction); Alpha Flight [Vindicator [James MacDonald Hudson; Guardian]; Shaman; Snowbird]; Hulk [Bruce Banner] (flashback); Joe Parnall (flashback); Wendigo [Paul Cartier] (flashback); Marie Cartier (flashback); Eileen Parnall (flashback); Tommy Parnall (flashback); Wendigo (villain)
Synopsis
The X-Men begin to train together with their new line-up. Kitty tries to adjust to life as an X-Man. Wolverine and Nightcrawler head to Canada to help Alpha Flight track down Wendigo.
Reprints
Keywords
Big Moose Creek; Danger Room; Ottawa; Salem Center

Indexer Notes

First Wolverine in brown costume. First reference to Wolverine’s first appearance in Incredible Hulk #181 (shown as flashback).

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

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment by Dennis Mallonee, Terry Black, Eric L. Waters, and April Curry. Includes Marvel checklist.

The Power of Gold! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Hostess Twinkies; Mister Fantastic [Mr. Fantastic] / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

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)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Welcome to the X-Men Kitty Pryde Hope You Survive the Experience!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Trans Am muscle"]
  3. 2. ...Something Wicked This Way Comes!
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. The Power of Gold!
    Hostess Twinkies; Mister Fantastic [Mr. Fantastic]
  6. 5. ["100pc toy soldier set"]
  7. 6. ["Earn famous name prizes or cash"]
  8. 7. ["Expert builder series"]
    Lego
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