The X-Men #106 [35¢]
(August 1977)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Barcode
0714860246108
Editing
Archie Goodwin
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) #106 [30¢].

Mainly a fill-in issue. Letters page replies (and eulogy of sorts for Bob Brown) by Chris Claremont.


Dark Shroud of the Past! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Angel is back!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Storm; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Angel
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Dark Shroud of the Past! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont (plot, pages 1-2, last panel of 31, script); Bill Mantlo (plot, pages 3-31)
Pencils
Dave Cockrum (pages 1-2, last panel of 31); Bob Brown (pages 3-31)
Inks
Tom Sutton
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It began with a dream, an ethereal, eldritch plea for help that reached across the universe to touch Charles Xavier's mind.
Genre
superhero
Characters
FEATURE: X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Banshee; Nightcrawler]; GUESTS: Firelord; Misty Knight; John Grey; Elaine Grey; Moira MacTaggert; VILLAINS: Evil Xavier; Phantom Versions of the Original X-Men [Angel; Beast; Iceman; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]]
Synopsis
The X-Men are working out in the Danger Room when the evil aspect of Xavier's mind attacks them with versions of the old X-Men.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A fill-in issue that Classic X-Men skipped for reprinting.

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

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

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As some of you may have noticed...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Ann Nichols; Kurt Homick; and Dave Clark. Includes a short eulogy of Bob Brown.

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

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

Spider-Man and Madam Web! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Spalding Presents Street Ball with Rick Barry and Dr. J.! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Dark Shroud of the Past!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Fun tricks free things!"]
  3. 2. Dark Shroud of the Past!
    X-Men
  4. 3. ["As some of you may have noticed..."]
    X-Mail
  5. 4. ["Hi, Believers! Hey, I finally found a way to get myself off the hook with you!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. Spider-Man and Madam Web!
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
  7. 6. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
  8. 7. Spalding Presents Street Ball with Rick Barry and Dr. J.!
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