The X-Men #5

Published
1981
Page count
60?
Cover price
0.60 AUD; 0.70 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Pocket size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Origin of the Beast (The X-Men) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The X-Men
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colours
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #15 (December 1965)
Untitled

Notes

While the colour scheme for this reprint is similar to the original, it has been recoloured.

Show/hide 1. Where Walks the Juggernaut! (The X-Men) Comic story, 20 pages
Show/hide 2. Among Us Stalk...The Sentinels! (The X-Men) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The X-Men
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (layouts)
Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils)
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #14 (November 1965)
Among Us Stalk...The Sentinels!
Also printed
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #68 (February 1971)
Among Us Stalk the Sentinels
 
Australia
Newton Triple Action (Newton, 1976? series) #1 (August 1976) —The Avengers The X-men Conan
Among Us Stalk… The Sentinels!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #7 (1988)
Among Us Walk Stalk the Sentinels
 
United States
X-Men: The Early Years (Marvel, 1994 series) #14 (June 1995)
Among Us Stalk...The Sentinels!
 
United States
Essential Uncanny X-Men (Marvel, 1999? series) #1 ([September 1999?])
Among Us Stalk...The Sentinels!
 
United States
The X-Men Omnibus (Marvel, 2009? series) #1 ([April] 2009)
Among Us Stalk...the Sentinels!

Synopsis

After their battle with the Juggernaut, Xavier sends the X-Men on vacation; Reading a story in the paper about Dr. Trask and his story on the mutant menace, Professor X calls for a televised debate with the anthropologist; During the broadcast, Trask unveils his Sentinels, robots who were built to capture and nullify mutants, but things quickly get out of hand as the Sentinels proclaim themselves superior to puny humans and prepare to take over; Xavier calls his X-Men to help and they return to battle the Sentinels; When one of their number falls, the giant robots capture Trask and return to their base; The X-Men follow and find a hidden complex complete with devastating weaponry aimed directly at them.

Show/hide 3. Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold! (The X-Men) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The X-Men
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (layouts)
Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin] (pencils)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #15 (December 1965)
Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!
Also printed
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #68 (February 1971)
Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold
 
Australia
The Avengers The X-Men The Mighty Thor (Newton, 1975) (1975) —Newton Triple Action
Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #7 (1988)
Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold
 
United States
Essential Uncanny X-Men (Marvel, 1999? series) #1 ([September 1999?])
Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!
 
United States
The X-Men Omnibus (Marvel, 2009? series) #1 ([April] 2009)
Prisoners of the Mysterious Master Mold!

Synopsis

The X-Men invade the Sentinel's underground complex but are captured; Beast is taken before the Sentinel's leader, Master Mold, and has his mind probed; Master Mold commands Trask to make an army of Sentinels so they can take over the world.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 43692

Entry created

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