X-Men Forever Alpha #1 [Top Variant]
([July] 2009)

Marvel, 2009 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
4.99 USD
Pages
104
On-sale Date
2009-05-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode
759606068371 00111
Editing
Bob Harras; Suzanne Gaffney (Assistant Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Gambit; Polaris; Havok; Phoenix [Rachel Summers]; Colossus; Cable; Archangel; Multiple Man; Guido; Captain Britain; Rogue; Warpath; Iceman; Cannonball; Lockheed
Reprints

[Cover to X-Men #1] (Table of Contents: 1)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor X; Beast; Storm; Archangel; Jean Grey; Colossus; Gambit; Psylocke; Rogue; Cyclops; Wolverine; Iceman; Magneto
Reprints

[Recap] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Rubicon (Table of Contents: 3)

X-Men / comic story / 37 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Lee (Co-Plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
Joe Rosas
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Archangel; Beast; Colossus; Rogue; Gambit; Psylocke; Iceman; Banshee; Forge]; Nick Fury; Moira MacTaggert; Magneto (villain); Chief Magistrate Anderson (villain); Acolytes [Fabian Cortez; Anne-Marie Cortez; Chrome; Marco Delgado; Nance Winters] (villains); George Bush (cameo)
Synopsis
Magneto forms the Acolytes and proclaims Asteroid M a haven for mutants everywhere. But the rest of the world doesn't see it that way and the X-Men are called in to intervene.
Reprints

A Villains Gallery (Table of Contents: 4)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sentinel; Juggernaut; Arcade; Cameron Hodge; Apocalypse; Magneto; Sebastian Shaw; White Queen; Toad; Sabretooth; Loki; Sauron; Dark Phoenix; Mr. Sinister; Goblin Queen; Mesmero; Mystique; Mojo; Spiral; Brood
Reprints

A Blast from the Past (Table of Contents: 5)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel; Iceman; Beast]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The original X-Men.

Wish You Were Here... (Table of Contents: 6)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Archangel; Psylocke; Rogue; Beast; Jubilee; Iceman; Colossus; Gambit; Jean Grey; Stevie Hunter; Cable; Trish Tilby; Opal Tanaka
Reprints

Things to Come (Table of Contents: 7)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Longshot; Dazzler; Brood; Ghost Rider; Selene; Matsuo Tsurahaba; Omega Red; Bella Donna
Reprints

X-Men Sketchbook (Table of Contents: 8)

X-Men / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor X; Cyclops; Rogue; Omega Red; Fabian Cortez
Reprints

[Cover to X-Men #2] (Table of Contents: 9)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magneto; Professor X; Cyclops; Wolverine; Rogue; Psylocke; Gambit
Reprints

Firestorm (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Jim Lee (Co-Plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
Joe Rosas
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Gambit; Rogue; Colossus; Beast; Iceman; Psylocke; Archangel; Forge; Banshee]; Nick Fury; Val Cooper; Moira MacTaggert; Magneto (villain); Chief Magistrate Anderson (villain); Matsuo Tsurayaba (villain); Acolytes [Fabian Cortez; Anne-Marie Cortez; Chrome; Marco Delgado; Nance Winters] (villains); Erik the Red (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
The Prof and X-Men Blue are captured and taken to Asteroid M. Magneto discovered that Moira altered his genetic structure when he was a child in her care. The rest of the X-Folk are told they must rescue their teammates before the Magneto Protocols are implemented.
Reprints

[Cover to X-Men #3] (Table of Contents: 11)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Wolverine; Beast; Iceman; Archangel; Rogue; Psylocke; Colossus; Gambit
Reprints

Fallout! (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
Jim Lee (Co-Plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils
Jim Lee
Inks
Scott Williams
Colors
Joe Rosas
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Gambit; Rogue; Colossus; Beast; Iceman; Psylocke; Archangel; Forge; Banshee]; Nick Fury; Val Cooper; Moira MacTaggert; Magneto (villain); Chief Magistrate Anderson (villain); Acolytes [Fabian Cortez; Anne-Marie Cortez (Death); Chrome (Death); Marco Delgado (Death); Nance Winters] (villains)
Synopsis
Cortez betrays his Magneto and Asteroid M is destroyed with the X-Men escaping just in time.
Reprints

[Pin-Up] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Pencils
Tom Grummett
Inks
Tom Grummett
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Mark Paniccia; Charles Beckerman (Assistant); Jordan White (Assistant)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm; Jean Grey; Rogue; Gambit; Beast; Nightcrawler; Sabretooth; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed

Indexer Notes

X-Men Forever pin-up with a short explanation that this new series will take place directly after the events of X-Men (Marvel, 1991 series) #3.

New Dawn, New Day! (Table of Contents: 14)

X-Men / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Tom Grummett
Inks
Cory Hamscher
Colors
Wil Quintana
Letters
Tom Orzechowski
Editing
Mark Paniccia; Charles Beckerman (Assistant); Jordan White (Assistant)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Storm; Wolverine; Rogue; Gambit; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed]; Nick Fury; Magneto (cameo); Sentinels (cameos); Colossus (cameo); Angel (cameo); Iceman (cameo); Cannonball (cameo); Sunspot (cameo); Boom Boom (cameo); Warpath (cameo); Siryn (cameo); Dani Moonstar (cameo); Wolfsbane [Rahne] (cameo); Doug Ramsey (cameo)
Synopsis
The X-Men try to regroup after the death of Magento on Asteroid M. Wolverine is investigating a penthouse near Central Park when he is blasted into oblivion.
Keywords
Asteroid M; Central Park

Indexer Notes

Cont. in X-Men Forever #1.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. [Cover to X-Men #1]
    X-Men
  3. 2. [Recap]
    X-Men
  4. 3. Rubicon
    X-Men
  5. 4. A Villains Gallery
    X-Men
  6. 5. A Blast from the Past
    X-Men
  7. 6. Wish You Were Here...
    X-Men
  8. 7. Things to Come
    X-Men
  9. 8. X-Men Sketchbook
    X-Men
  10. 9. [Cover to X-Men #2]
    X-Men
  11. 10. Firestorm
    X-Men
  12. 11. [Cover to X-Men #3]
    X-Men
  13. 12. Fallout!
    X-Men
  14. 13. [Pin-Up]
    X-Men
  15. 14. New Dawn, New Day!
    X-Men
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