X-Men (2nd Series)

    (Marvel, 1991-2001, 2004-2008)
™ and ©1991 Marvel Entertainment Group
Series becomes New X-Men with issue #114, returns as X-Men (2nd Series) with issue #157, Series becomes X-Men: Legacy with issue #208

In 1991, Marvel launched a “mutant genesis,” completely transforming its many mutant super-hero groups. The New Mutants would become X-Force, And the Uncanny X-Men would split into two teams, each featured in its own title.

This second X-Men series stars the new team consisting of Cyclops, Wolverine, Gambit, Psylocke, Rogue, and the Beast. Although the other X-Men still appear regularly, Marvel’s idea was to concentrate this title on a smaller team in order to better craft the storylines. With early issues drawn and plotted by the legendary Jim Lee, this series makes that idea come alive.

Issue #1 of this “adjectiveless” X-Men title was launched in a storm of publicity and sported five different covers. Taken together, it sold in excess of seven million copies, making it the best-selling comic of all time.

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#-1

  7/1/1997
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 FlashbackScott LobdellCarlos Pacheco

#-1 Variation A

  7/1/1997
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Variant Cover, Flashback Scott LobdellCarlos Pacheco

#-1 Variation B

  7/1/1997
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No copies available
AE exclusive cover Signed by Stan Lee Scott LobdellCarlos Pacheco

#0.5

  1/1/1998
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  $43.00
1 copy available for $9.99
  Todd DeZagoMike Wieringo

#1 - 2nd printing

  7/1/2017
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Wraparound Gatefold cover1st Appearance of Acolytes; 1st Appearance of Fabian Cortez; 1st Appearance of Cortez; 1st Appearance of Chrome; 1st Appearance of Delgado; 1st Appearance of Winters; True Believers Reprint; RecoloredChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#1 Variation A

  10/1/1991
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Storm coverVersus Magneto; Versus AcolytesChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#1 Variation B

  10/1/1991
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Colossus coverVersus Magneto; Versus AcolytesChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#1 Variation C

  10/1/1991
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Wolverine CoverVersus Magneto; Versus AcolytesChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#1 Variation D

  10/1/1991
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Magneto CoverVersus Magneto; Versus AcolytesChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#1 Variation E

  10/1/1991
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Wraparound Gatefold cover1st Appearance of Acolytes; 1st Appearance of Fabian Cortez; 1st Appearance of Cortez; 1st Appearance of Chrome; 1st Appearance of Delgado; 1st Appearance of WintersChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#1 Variation F

  12/1/2011
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Wraparound Gatefold cover1st Appearance of Acolytes; 1st Appearance of Fabian Cortez; 1st Appearance of Cortez; 1st Appearance of Chrome; 1st Appearance of Delgado; 1st Appearance of Winters; RecoloredChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#2

  11/1/1991
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 Versus Magneto; Versus AcolytesChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#2 - 2nd printing

  8/1/2002
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 Versus Magneto; Versus Acolytes; Marvel Legends Magneto action figure insertChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#3

  12/1/1991
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 Death of Chrome; Death of Cortez; Death of DelgadoChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#3 - 2nd printing

  2/1/2003
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Jim Lee cover from old Uncanny X-Men issueVersus Magneto; Versus Acolytes; Marvel Legends Beast action figure insertChris Claremont, Jim LeeJim Lee

#4

  1/1/1992
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7 copies available from $2.00
 1st Appearance of Omega Red; Versus Omega RedJim Lee, John ByrneJim Lee

#4 - 2nd printing

  3/1/2003
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 1st Appearance of Omega Red; Versus Omega Red; Marvel Legends Gambit action figure insertJim Lee, John ByrneJim Lee

#5

  2/1/1992
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 1st Appearance of Maverick (David North); Versus Omega Red; Versus FenrisJim Lee, John ByrneJim Lee

#6

  3/1/1992
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 Versus Omega Red; Versus Mojo; Versus SabretoothJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#6 - 2nd printing

  7/1/2003
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 Versus Omega Red; Versus Mojo; Marvel Legends Sabretooth action figure insertJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#7

  4/1/1992
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11 copies available from $2.00
 Versus Omega Red; Versus Fenris; Versus Mojo; 36 pagesJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#7 - 2nd printing

  5/1/2005
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No copies available
 Versus Omega Red; Versus Fenris; Versus Mojo; Marvel Legends Omega Red comic book insertJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#8

  5/1/1992
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17 copies available from $5.00
 Versus Brood; Bishop versus Gambit; Continued in Ghost Rider #26Jim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#9

  6/1/1992
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12 copies available from $3.00
 Versus the Brood; Continued from Ghost Rider #26; Continued in Ghost Rider #27Jim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#10

  7/1/1992
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 Versus Mojo; Maverick storyJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee, Mark Texeira

#10 - 2nd printing

  6/1/2007
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3 copies available from $8.50
 Versus Mojo; Marvel Legends (Modok Series) action figure insert comicJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee

#11

  8/1/1992
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2 copies available from $2.75
 Versus Mojo; Maverick storyJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee, Mark Texeira

#11 - 2nd printing

  8/1/1992
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  $23.00
1 copy available for $139.95
 Versus Mojo; Silver background; Pressman reprintJim Lee, Scott LobdellJim Lee, Mark Texeira

#12

  9/1/1992
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32 copies available from $1.00
 1st Appearance of HazardFabian NiciezaArt Thibert

#13

  10/1/1992
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24 copies available from $0.80
 Versus Hazard; Continued in Uncanny X-Men #294Fabian NiciezaArt Thibert

#14

  11/1/1992
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 Versus Mr. Sinister; Without card or bag; Continued from X-Factor #84, Continued in X-Force #16Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#14 Collector’s Set

 
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 Versus Mr. Sinister; Polybagged with Apocalypse trading card; Continued X-Force #16Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#15

  12/1/1992
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15 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Mutant Liberation Front; Versus Stryfe; Without card or bag; Continued in X-Force #17Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#15 Collector’s Set

  12/1/1992
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42 copies available from $2.00
 Versus Mutant Liberation Front; Versus Stryfe; Continued in X-Factor #85, Continued from X-Force #17; Polybagged with trading cardFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#16

  1/1/1993
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15 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Dark Riders; Versus Stryfe; Without card or bag; Continued from X-Factor #86, Continued in X-Force #18Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#16 Collector’s Set

  1/1/1993
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 Versus Dark Riders; Versus Stryfe; Includes trading card; Continued in X-Force #18Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#17

  2/1/1993
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 1st Appearance Revanche; Indicia says February 1992Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#18

  3/1/1993
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10 copies available from $2.25
 Death of Colossus’ parentsFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#19

  4/1/1993
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28 copies available from $0.75
 Versus Skinner of SoulsFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#20

  5/1/1993
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10 copies available from $1.81
 Versus RevancheFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#21

  6/1/1993
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36 copies available from $0.99
 Versus RevancheFabian NiciezaBrandon Peterson

#22

  7/1/1993
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21 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Silver Samurai; 48 pages; X-Men-Avengers multi-page insertFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#23

  8/1/1993
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26 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Dark Riders; Versus Shinobi Shaw; 1st mention of a 3rd Summers’ brother; Legacy Virus mentionedFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#24

  9/1/1993
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 Continued in Uncanny X-Men #304Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#25

  10/1/1993
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15 copies available from $6.50
Hologram coverWolverine loses adamantium; Story continues in Wolverine #75Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#25 Variation A

  10/1/1993
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Wraparound cardstock coverVersus Magneto; Versus Acolytes; DF Limited; Wolverine loses adamantium skeleton; Includes certificate of authenticity; 48 pages; Continued in Wolverine #75Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#25 Variation B

  10/1/1993
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Wraparound cardstock coverVersus Magneto; Versus Acolytes; Wolverine loses adamantium skeleton; 48 pages; Continued in Wolverine #75; Limited to 7,500; DF Limited; Includes certificate of authenticityFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#25 Gold Edition

  10/1/1993
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Wraparound cardstock coverVersus Magneto; Versus Acolytes; 48 pages; Wolverine loses adamantium skeleton; Continued in Wolverine #75Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#25 Limited Edition

  10/1/1993
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No copies available
Wraparound cardstock coverVersus Magneto; Versus Acolytes; Wolverine loses adamantium skeleton; 48 pages; Continued in Wolverine #75Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#26

  11/1/1993
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57 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Cortez; 48 pages; Continued from Avengers #368; Continued in Avengers West Coast #101; Siege of Darkness insertFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#27

  12/1/1993
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24 copies available from $1.04
 1st Appearance Threnody; Death of InfectiaFabian NiciezaRichard Bennett

#28

  1/1/1994
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24 copies available from $0.99
 48 pages; Punisher-New Warriors insertFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#28 Dynamic Forces

  1/1/1994
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 Limited to 1,500; Includes Certificate of Authenticity; 48 pages; Punisher-New Warriors insertFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#29

  2/1/1994
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29 copies available from $0.75
 Versus Shinobi ShawFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#30

  3/1/1994
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31 copies available from $0.25
Wraparound coverDouble-sized; Includes trading cards; Wedding of Cyclops and Jean GreyFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#30 Variation A

  8/1/2020
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2 copies available from $25.00
 Wedding of Cyclops and Jean GreyFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#31

  4/1/1994
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 Death of Revanche (Kwannon in Psylockes original body)Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#32

  5/1/1994
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15 copies available from $1.38
 Versus Spiral; 40 pages; Includes trading cardsFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#33

  6/1/1994
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18 copies available from $0.99
  Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#34

  7/1/1994
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19 copies available from $1.27
 Versus RiptideFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#35

  8/1/1994
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24 copies available from $1.27
 Cyclops and Jean Grey spotlightFabian NiciezaLiam Sharp

#36

  9/1/1994
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8 copies available from $1.25
Wraparound coverVersus the Phalanx; Phalanx Covenant; Continued from Uncanny X-Men #316; Continued in Uncanny X-Men #317Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#36 Special Cover

  9/1/1994
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Wraparound coverPhalanx Covenant; Continued from Uncanny X-Men #316; Continued in Uncanny X-Men #317Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#37

  10/1/1994
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Wraparound coverDeath of Blink; Phalanx Covenant; 40 pages; Continued in Generation X #1Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#37 Special Cover

  10/1/1994
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Wraparound coverDeath of Blink (Clarice Ferguson); Phalanx Covenant; 40 pages; Continued in Generation X #1Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#38

  11/1/1994
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3 copies available from $2.50
  Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#38 Deluxe Edition

  11/1/1994
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11 copies available from $1.00
  Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#39

  12/1/1994
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13 copies available from $1.00
  Fabian NiciezaMatt Ryan, Terry Dodson

#39 Deluxe Edition

  12/1/1994
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16 copies available from $0.92
  Fabian NiciezaTerry Dodson

#40

  1/1/1995
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2 copies available from $3.00
 Continued from Uncanny X-Men #320; Sabretooth continued in Wolverine #90; Continued in Uncanny X-Men #321Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#40 Deluxe Edition

  1/1/1995
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 Sabretooth continued in Wolverine #90; Continued from Uncanny X-Men #320; Continued in Uncanny X-Men #321Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#41

  2/1/1995
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4 copies available from $1.50
 Death of Professor X (Charles Xavier); Versus Legion (David Charles Haller); Leads into Age of Apocalypse eventFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert, Ron Garney

#41 Deluxe Edition

  2/1/1995
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20 copies available from $1.75
 Death of Professor X; Versus Legion; Trading cards; Leads into Age of Apocalypse eventFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert, Ron Garney

#42

  7/1/1995
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24 copies available from $0.99
 Death of Rusty Collins; Versus Holocaust; Return from Age of Apocalypse eventFabian NiciezaPaul Smith

#43

  8/1/1995
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 Versus Acolytes; Versus Holocaust; Versus ExodusFabian NiciezaPaul Smith

#44

  9/1/1995
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 Continued in Uncanny X-Men #325Fabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#45

  10/1/1995
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Enhanced wraparound gatefold cardstock cover48 pages; Anniversary issueFabian NiciezaAndy Kubert

#46

  11/1/1995
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25 copies available from $0.75
 1st Appearance Joseph; Return of X-babies; Joseph continued in Uncanny X-Men #327Scott LobdellAndy Kubert

#47

  12/1/1995
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24 copies available from $0.75
  Scott LobdellAndy Kubert

#48

  1/1/1996
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22 copies available from $1.00
  Scott LobdellLuke Ross

#49

  2/1/1996
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16 copies available from $2.00
 Versus FataleMark Waid, Scott LobdellJeff Matsuda

#50

  3/1/1996
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3 copies available from $2.75
Wraparound cover1st Appearance Post; Versus Post; 48 pagesScott LobdellAndy Kubert

#50 American Entertainment Edition

  3/1/1996
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1 copy available for $249.95
Wraparound cover1st Appearance Post; Versus Post; Giant-size; 48 pagesScott LobdellAndy Kubert

#50 Special Cover

  3/1/1996
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6 copies available from $4.75
Foil wraparound cardstock cover1st appearance Post; Versus Post; 48 pagesScott LobdellAndy Kubert

#51

  4/1/1996
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12 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Mr. SinisterMark WaidPasqual Ferry

#52

  5/1/1996
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5 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Mr. Sinister; Bastion appearance (in shadow)Mark WaidAndy Kubert, Cam Smith

#53

  6/1/1996
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2 copies available from $15.05
 Versus Onslaught; Continued in Uncanny X-Men #334Mark WaidAndy Kubert

#54

  7/1/1996
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11 copies available from $1.00
 Identity of Onslaught revealed; 40 pages; Continued in Onslaught: X-MenMark WaidAndy Kubert

#54 Special Cover

  7/1/1996
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No copies available
Limited edition Prismatic Etched Hologram coverIdentity of Onslaught revealed; With certificate; Continued in Onslaught: X-MenMark WaidAndy Kubert

#55

  8/1/1996
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13 copies available from $1.00
 Versus Onslaught; Onslaught, Phase 1Mark WaidAndy Kubert

#56

  9/1/1996
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18 copies available from $0.75
 Versus Sentinels; Versus Onslaught; Phase 2; Continued in Onslaught: Marvel UniverseMark Waid, Scott LobdellAndy Kubert

#57

  10/1/1996
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4 copies available from $1.00
 40 pagesScott LobdellAndy Kubert

#58

  11/1/1996
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15 copies available from $0.92
 Gambit vs. Magneto; 40 pagesRalph Macchio, Scott LobdellBernard Chang

#58 Variation A

  11/1/1996
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1 copy available for $2.00
$ 1.99 price variantGambit vs. Magneto; 40 pagesRalph Macchio, Scott LobdellBernard Chang

#59

  12/1/1996
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19 copies available from $0.75
 40 pagesRalph Macchio, Scott LobdellAndy Kubert

#59 Variation A

  12/1/1996
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  $1.00
11 copies available from $0.99
$1.99 price variant40 pagesRalph Macchio, Scott LobdellAndy Kubert

#60

  1/1/1997
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13 copies available from $1.50
 Versus Candra; 40 pages; Storm spotlightRalph Macchio, Scott LobdellCedric Nocon

#60 Variation A

  1/1/1997
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  $1.00
9 copies available from $0.99
$1.99 price variantVersus CandraRalph Macchio, Scott LobdellCedric Nocon

#61

  2/1/1997
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  $1.95
8 copies available from $1.75
 Versus Juggernaught; 40 pagesScott Lobdell, Ralph MacchioCedric Nocon

#61 Variation A

  2/1/1997
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  $11.50
No copies available
$1.99 price variantVersus JuggernaughtScott Lobdell 
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