X-Men #23 [Direct Edition]
(August 1993)

Marvel, 1991 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD; 1.60 CAD; 0.95 GBP
Pages
38
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606017720 02311
Editing
Bob Harras; Lisa Patrick (assistant editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)

Issue Notes

Hunt for Magneto contest card bound in; Gatefold back cover (ads).
This issue has variants:

Comes the Time of Testing... (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Andy Kubert (signed)
Inks
Mark Pennington (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Gauntlet; Tusk; Foxbat; Barrage
Reprints

Leaning Towards Oneself (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Fabian Nicieza
Pencils
Andy Kubert
Inks
Mark Pennington
Colors
Joe Rosas
Letters
Bill Oakley

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Wolverine; Gambit; Rogue; Psylocke; Beast; Jubilee]; Revanche [Betsy Braddock]; Silver Samurai (villain); Nyoirin Henecha (villain); Shinobi Shaw (villain); Matsuo Tsurayaba (villain); Mr. Sinister (villain); Dark Riders [Gauntlet; Tusk; Foxbat; Barrage; Hardrive] (villains)
Synopsis
Sinister discusses the virus (Legacy) that Stryfe unleashed. Cyclops faces off with the Dark Riders. Kwannon and Betsy Braddock try to sort out their minds. Professor X and Wolverine discuss rumors of Magneto.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Sinister refers to Cyclops' brothers plural when Havok is the only known sibling, thus beginning the heated fanboy debate over the other Summer's boy, with Gambit being the favorite.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers: Dev Persaud, Sean Burke & Nick Schlosser, Matt Baldwin, Nick Barnes

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Comes the Time of Testing...
    X-Men
  2. 1. Leaning Towards Oneself
    X-Men
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    X-Pressions
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