The X-Men Here Comes... Daredevil The Mighty Thor

Published
1975
Page count
100
Cover price
0.75 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Newton Comics
 
Newton Comics

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Untitled (The X-Men) Cover, 1 page

"Is the Mimic another mutant? – Or, something far worse??"

Featuring

Feature
The X-Men
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby (layouts)
Werner Roth
Marie Severin (alterations)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Marie Severin (alterations)
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #19 (April 1966)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
The X-Men (Yaffa/Page, 1970s series) #7 ([September 1981?])
Untitled
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #7 (1988)
Untitled

Notes

Alterations on Mimic (wings and hands) by Marie Severin.

Show/hide 1. Lo! Now Shall Appear-- The Mimic (The X-Men) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The X-Men
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Marvel Girl; Beat; Iceman; Angel; Mimic

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin]
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

Based on
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #69 (April 1971)
Lo! Now Shall Appear the Mimic
First print
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #19 (April 1966)
Lo! Now Shall Appear--The Mimic!
Also printed
Australia
The X-Men (Yaffa/Page, 1970s series) #7 ([September 1981?])
Lo! Now Shall Appear--The Mimic!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #7 (1988)
Lo, Now Shall Appear the Mimic
 
United States
Essential Uncanny X-Men (Marvel, 1999? series) #1 ([September 1999?])
Lo! Now Shall Appear--The Mimic!
 
United States
The X-Men Omnibus (Marvel, 2009? series) #1 ([April] 2009)
Lo! Now Shall Appear--the Mimic!

Synopsis

The X-Men are off to take a vacation when Bobby and Hank tussle with the mysterious Calvin Rankin who beats them by mimicking their powers; Calvin then has an encounter with Jean at a restaurant; Realizing he is dealing with the X-Men, Calvin follows Jean home and asks to join the X-Men; once he has absorbed all of their powers, however, he battles them and captures Jean; The team follows him to his secret hideout deep in an old mine where Mimic uses their combined powers to uncover a machine his father built that will allow him to keep the X-Men's combined powers for good; Realizing something at the last minute, Xavier allows Mimic to use the machine which doesn't givie him powers but, rather, strips his mimic powers away.

Show/hide 2. I, Lucifer… (The X-Men) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The X-Men
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Cyclops; Marvel Girl; Beast; Iceman; Angel; Lucifer; the Blob; Unus; The Supreme One

Credits

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Werner Roth [as Jay Gavin]
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

Based on
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #71 (August 1971)
I, Lucifer!
First print
United States
The X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #20 (May 1966)
I, Lucifer...
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #7 (1988)
I, Lucifer
 
United States
Essential Uncanny X-Men (Marvel, 1999? series) #1 ([September 1999?])
I, Lucifer...
 
United States
The X-Men Omnibus (Marvel, 2009? series) #1 ([April] 2009)
I, Lucifer...

Notes

This story reveals how Professor X lost his legs

Show/hide 3. And Men Shall Call Him...Ox! (Daredevil) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daredevil
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Daredevil; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Ox; Ox II [Dr. Karl Stragg]

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Frank Giacoia [as Frankie Ray]
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #15 (April 1966)
--And Men Shall Call Him...Ox !
Also printed
United States
Marvel Super-Heroes (Marvel, 1967 series) #30 (April 1971)
And Men Shall Call Him Ox
 
Australia
Daredevil The Man Without Fear (Yaffa/Page, 1977? series) #5 (May 1979)
--And Men Shall Call Him...Ox !
 
United States
Essential Daredevil (Marvel, 2002 series) #1 (October 2002)
--And Men Shall Call Him... Ox!  (black and white)

Synopsis

The Ox is convinced by his cellmate, Dr. Karl Stragg, that if the two can escape, the good doctor will make Ox smarter; Stragg double-crosses the Ox and switches bodies with the brute; DD tracks down the new and improved Ox only to defeat him permanently.

Notes

This is the only appearance of Ox II as he dies in the story.

Show/hide 4. There Shall Come a Gladiator! (Daredevil) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Daredevil
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Daredevil; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Gladiator (Melvin Potter)

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Denny O'Neil
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

Reprint history

First print
United States
Daredevil (Marvel, 1964 series) #18 (July 1966)
There Shall Come a Gladiator
Also printed
Australia
Daredevil The Man Without Fear (Yaffa/Page, 1977? series) #7 (January 1980)
There Shall Come a Gladiator!
 
United States
Essential Daredevil (Marvel, 2002 series) #1 (October 2002)
There Shall Come a Gladiator!

Synopsis

A burly costume store owner decides it is really the clothes that make the man and begins his career as the Gladiator; Foggy gets a Daredevil costume from Melvin who talks the tubby lawyer into setting up a staged super fight to impress Karen; Thinking his fight with Foggy will draw out the real DD, Gladiator goes after him for real and Matt has to take a hand in rescuing his friend; In the night and the fog, everyone assumes it is Foggy as Daredevil that beat the Gladiator back.

Notes

First appearance of Gladiator

Show/hide 5. The Vengeance of the Thunder God (Thor) Comic story, 16 pages

Notes

Interior front cover and back covers are all color ads.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 77761

Entry created

  • 05/03/2013

Cover added

  • 06/06/2013

Index completed

  • 06/06/2013

Last updated

  • 08/06/2013