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X-Men #1 Values

Publisher: Marvel, 1963

About X-Men #1

Origin and first appearance of the X-Men (Angel, Beast, Cyclops, Iceman, and Marvel Girl). First appearances of Professor X and Magneto. Jack Kirby cover and art. Currently #8 on Overstreet's list of Top 50 Silver Age Comics.

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COVER DETAILS

X-Men #1 Pacific Coast pedigree (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM/MT 9.8 White pages....
Characters: X-Men [Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Beast [Henry McCoy]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]]; Magneto

Pencils: Jack Kirby

Inks: Sol Brodsky ?; Frank Giacoia ?

Colors: Stan Goldberg

Letters: Art Simek

Notes: First Appearance of X-Men and Magneto. Sol Brodsky inks per The Marvel Comics Index (Olshevsky 1981), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Olshevsky 1987), and Official Index to the Marvel Universe (Vandal et al. 2009), Nick Caputo, Bob Ford, and this site’s original indexer.Frank Giacoia inks per Carl Gafford. Steve Whitaker originally credited Paul Reinman on inks, although Nick Caputo notes a comparison between Reinman's inking in the interior story and the slicker inking on the cover points to Brodsky's slicker style. Sources for letters credit are The Marvel Comics Index, The Official Marvel Index to The X-Men, and Official Index to the Marvel Universe.

Reprints: Marvel Super-Heroes (Marvel, 1967 series) #22 (September 1969), | Amazing Adventures (Marvel, 1979 series) #1 (December 1979)


STORY DETAILS

Title: X-Men

Characters: Professor X [Charles Xavier] (first appearance); X-Men [Cyclops [Scott Summers] (first appearance); Beast [Henry McCoy] (first appearance); Angel [Warren Worthington III] (first appearance); Iceman [Bobby Drake] (first appearance); Marvel Girl [Jean Grey] (first appearance)]; Magneto (1st for all appearances)

Synopsis: After a day of training and meeting Jean Grey, a new student at Professor X's school, the X-Men go one their first assignment--stopping a mutant named Magneto from talking over an Air Force base.

Pages: 23.000

Script: Stan Lee

Pencils: Jack Kirby

Inks: Paul Reinman

Letters: Sam Rosen

Reprints: Amazing Adventures (Marvel, 1979 series) #1 (December 1979), | Marvel Tales Annual (Marvel, 1964 series) #2 (1965), | Amazing Adventures (Marvel, 1979 series) #2 (January 1980)

Notes: Comic includes 2 full page house ads for Amazing Spider-Man #4 and Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos #3.

Data Courtesy of Grand Comics Database under Creative Commons license

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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  167 130 154 193 257 346 446 380 407 336 251 198 158 156 126 87 78 50 31 21 13 4 2 0 0 3991
Qualified  8 2 3 4 2 6 10 9 9 4 7 3 4 4 2 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 85
Signature Series  35 26 30 43 53 73 75 61 54 52 42 21 23 17 8 7 2 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 629
Restored  43 32 31 30 35 51 79 49 67 58 79 49 30 38 37 28 37 18 11 6 1 0 0 0 0 809
Total 253 190 218 270 347 476 610 499 537 450 379 271 215 215 173 128 117 71 48 27 14 4 2 0 0 5514

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