The Uncanny X-Men #339 [Direct Edition]
(December 1996)

Marvel, 1981 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.95 USD; 2.75 CAD
Pages
44
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
X-Men Group; Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606024612 33911
Editing
Jason Liebig (Assistant Editor); Mark Powers (Associate Editor); Bob Harras (Editor, Editor-in-Chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Brother Vs. Brother (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Adam Kubert (signed)
Inks
Adam Kubert (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Havok; Cyclops

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

Jumping Flash 2 / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Fight and Flight! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Lobdell
Pencils
Adam Kubert (p. 1-9); Cedric Nocon (p. 10-24)
Inks
Jesse Delperdang; Scott Hanna
Colors
Steve Buccellato; Team Bucce!
Letters
Richard Starkings; Comicraft

First Line of Dialogue or Text
3:14 a.m. A not atypical evening here at the Xavier Institute in Salem Center, New York.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Bishop; Beast; Jean Grey; Wolverine; Cyclops; Storm; Joseph]; Spider-Man; X-Factor [Mystique; Forge]; J. Jonah Jameson; Havok; Ever (1st); Bastion; Nick Bandouveris (death); Graydon Creed (cameo); Cannonball (cameo)
Synopsis
Spidey shows up at X-Mansion late at night to warn his buddies about the dangers posed by presidential candidate Graydon Creed. Mystique fantasizes about killing her son (the aforementioned Creed). Beast and Cyclops are on a transatlantic flight (tailing J. Jonah Jameson no less) when Havok rips the top off of the plane and dukes it out with his brother. Bastion kills a Bugle reporter who has uncovered the secret of Creed's parentage.

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

Night Into Dreams... / advertisement / 3 pages (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Action Man / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

In Memoriam: Mark Gruenwald (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On August 12, 1996, Marvel Comics lost one of its favorite sons when Executive Editor Mark Gruenwald suffered a fatal heart attack.
Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Mark Gruenwald (photo)

Indexer Notes

Before page 18 of Fight and Flight!

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

X-Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
First of all, my highest congratulations on producing an extremely top-quality comic.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tom Lamont, D. Vader, Nick Hudak, Billy Trempe, Andy Herman, and Angie Saunders.

Between pages 20 and 21 of Fight and Flight!

Interview With Terry Kavanagh (Table of Contents: 9)

X-Man / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Bernardo
Pencils
Roger Cruz
Inks
Bud La Rosa
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
MB: How do you see X-Man as unique from the rest of the X-Books out there?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Threnody; X-Man [Nate Grey]

Interview With Roger Cruz (Table of Contents: 10)

X-Man / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Bernardo
Pencils
Roger Cruz
Inks
Bud La Rosa
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
MB: Where and when were you born?
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Man [Nate Grey]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Millennium / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Brother Vs. Brother
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Altitude. Attitude."]
    Jumping Flash 2
  3. 2. Fight and Flight!
    X-Men
  4. 3. ["Prepare to fly."]
    Night Into Dreams...
  5. 4. ["Subscribe today - it makes spider-sense!"]
  6. 5. ["He's big on action!"]
    Action Man
  7. 6. ["My Trip to Seattle by Crash Bandicoot"]
  8. 7. In Memoriam: Mark Gruenwald
  9. 8. ["First of all, my highest congratulations on producing an extremely top-quality comic."]
    X-Mail
  10. 9. Interview With Terry Kavanagh
    X-Man
  11. 10. Interview With Roger Cruz
    X-Man
  12. 11. ["Why allowance was invented."]
  13. 12. ["Never say die even if it kills you!"]
  14. 13. ["Flex some 16-bit muscle"]
  15. 14. ["From the creator of "The X-Files""]
    Millennium
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