The X-Men #140 [Newsstand]
(December 1980)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1980
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Barcode
0714860246112
Editing
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones] (editor); Danny Fingeroth (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #140 [Direct].

Indicia title: THE X-MEN.


Fist to Fist with the Savage Fury of Wen-Di-Go! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Byrne (signed)
Inks
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi; typeset

Job Number
LF256
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Nightcrawler; Vindicator [Guardian]; Snowbird; Wendigo
Reprints

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

Wildfire / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rage! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Byrne (Co-plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils
John Byrne
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Overhead, the geese are flying south, first hint that--although the day is warm, the leaves on the trees still green-summer is almost over.
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Angel; Storm; Wolverine (origin); Colossus; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]; Heather Hudson; Stevie Hunter; Alpha Flight [Vindicator [James MacDonald Hudson]; Shaman; Snowbird]; Wendigo (villain); Blob (villain)
Synopsis
Wolvie and Nightcrawler help Alpha Flight battle Wendigo. Shaman transforms the beast back to human form. The Canadian government disbands Alpha Flight (next in Alpha Flight #1).
Reprints
Keywords
Canada; Salem Center

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

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

Script
Chris Claremont (responses)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes "The Might Marvel Checklist!"

Iron Man vs. the Bank Robbers! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Hostess Fruit Pies; Iron Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Saga of Johnny West (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Fist to Fist with the Savage Fury of Wen-Di-Go!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["All the fun of real pinball, without the coin slot."]
    Wildfire
  3. 2. Rage!
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. Iron Man vs. the Bank Robbers!
    Hostess Fruit Pies; Iron Man
  6. 5. The Saga of Johnny West
  7. 6. ["Expert builder series"]
    Lego
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