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  • Controversial cover that depicts Robin's hanging
  • Story titled 'How Many Ways Can Robin Die?'
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  • 1st appearance of the new X-Men: Storm (1st), Nightcrawler (1st), Colossus (1st), Thunderbird (1st), Wolverine (3rd)
  • Many resources label this the 2nd full appearance of Wolverine and The Incredible Hulk #182 a second cameo
  • 1st appearance of Illyana Rasputin as a child, later becomes Magik
  • Introduction of Krakoa, the Living Island
  • First use of the sound effect 'snikt' associated with Wolverine's claws
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  • 2nd team appearance of the X-Men that debuted in Giant-Size X-Men #1
  • 2nd appearance of Storm, Nightcrawler, Colossus and Thunderbird
  • 4th appearance of Wolverine
  • Some resources refer to this as the 2nd full appearance of Wolverine and Hulk #182 a 2nd cameo appearance
  • Beginning of Chris Claremont's 16-year consecutive run on the title, ending with Uncanny X-Men #279
  • First new X-Men story following 5 years of reprints
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  • 1st appearance of a reporter named Clark Kent who appears over 20 times in Marvel books
  • Revealed that Wolverine's claws are a part of his body, not a part of his gloves as Len Wein initially intended
  • 1st cameo appearance of Amanda Sefton, ex-girlfriend of Nightcrawler and former ruler of Limbo
  • Cameo of Jack Kirby and Stan Lee
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Black Tom Cassidy
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  • Classic battle of the original X-Men vs the new X-Men
  • First use of the phrase 'Fastball Special' when Colossus launches Wolverine at an enemy
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  • Debut of new powers, Jean Grey is reborn as the Phoenix
  • Ten years later this moment would be further developed where the Phoenix is an actual cosmic entity of vast power that copied Grey’s physical form while placing her body in a cocoon to heal from her injuries
  • 1st full appearance of Black Tom Cassidy
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  • First team-up of Spider-Man and the new X-Men team
  • 1st appearance of the full new X-Men team outside an X-title - Nightcrawler and Wolverine appear a two months earlier in The Amazing Spider-Man #161
  • 📈 +900% copies sold this week versus the previous week
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  • 1st battle of the Juggernaut versus Colossus
  • Origin of Storm
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  • Scarce promotional mini-comic that came with the 4601-1 Star Hawk, a toy manufactured by Ideal Toys
  • Co-published by Marvel and Ideal Toys
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  • 3rd appearance of Bullseye
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  • 1st appearance of Sphinx
  • 1st appearance of Megaman
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  • Wolverine's first name revealed to be 'Logan'
  • 1st cameo appearance of D'Ken Neramani
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  • 1st appearance of the Power Gem
  • 1st appearance of the Time Gem
  • 1st appearance of the Gardener, an Elder of the Universe
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  • Iron Fist vs Captain America
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  • 1st appearance of Corsair, father of Cyclops, Havok and Vulcan
  • 1st appearance of Ch'od, a member of the Starjammers
  • 2nd cameo appearance of Lilandra
  • 1st mention of Mutant X AKA Proteus
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  • Preview of Sabretooth
  • A teaser for the following issue depicts the silhouette of Sabretooth
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  • 1st full appearance of Lilandra, future empress of the Shi'ar alien empire
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  • 1st full appearance of Sabretooth, a mutant who becomes the primary nemesis of Wolverine
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  • 1st appearance of the Entity, the dark side of Professor X
  • There are similarities between the Entity and Onslaught although the Entity is Xavier's dark side while Onslaught is the manifestation of Xavier and Magento's dark sides
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  • 1st appearance of Deathbird, former wife of Vulcan and former Empress of the Shi'ar Empire
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  • 1st appearance of Bushmaster, a crimelord
  • Crossover appearance by the X-Men
  • Final issue
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  • 1st appearance of Weirdworld
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  • 1st full team appearance of the Starjammers: Corsair, Ch'od, Hepzibah, Astra and Raza
  • Debut of Wolverine's new "Fang" costume
  • 1st team appearance of the Shi'ar Imperial Guard
  • 1st appearance of the M'Krann Crystal
  • 1st appearance of Gladiator, leader of the Imperial Guard
  • 1st appearance of D'Ken Neramani
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  • First interracial kiss between two mainstream comic heroes, Misty Knight and Iron Fist
  • See Creepy #43 for the first interracial kiss in comics
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  • 1st appearance of Weapon Alpha, becomes Vindicator in X-Men #120
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  • Origin of Dejah Thoris
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Mystique, disguised as an unknown woman
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  • 1st team appearance of Seeker 3000!
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  • Retitled Power Man and Iron Fist
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  • 1st appearance of Morgan le Fay post Golden Age (flashback)
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  • 2nd cameo appearance of Raven Darkholme, disguised as Nick Fury and the Contessa
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  • 1st team appearance of the Brothers Grimm
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  • 1st full appearance of Mystique, revealed without disguise
  • [April 2021 - when keying in a number sequence on the Buccaneer Bay section of Marvel’s exploremadripoor.com, an image with the name Mystique appears in a boat charter reservation]
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  • Debut of classic Ms. Marvel costume
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  • First battle of Spider-Man versus Moon Knight
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  • 1st full appearance of Morgan le Fay since the Golden Age
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  • 1st full appearance of Comet
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  • Death of Korvac
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  • 1st team appearance of Micronauts: Arcturus Rann, Bug, Acroyear, Marionette, Biotron, Microton
  • 1st appearance of Baron Karza
  • 1st appearance of a Time-Traveler, Emissary of the Enigma Force - the Enigma Force appears in ethereal form through the series until #11 when it materializes
  • [September 2019 - Paramount announced a movie is in-development with the director of 'How To Train Your Dragon' attached]
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  • 1st appearance of the Shadow King, Amahl Farouk, a powerful psychic
  • Origin of Professor X concerning a difficult psychic battle against Amahl Farouk which was the inspiration to create the X-Men
  • Professor X recalls his first encounter with Storm
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  • 2nd appearance of Jigsaw
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  • Bondage cover featuring Jane Foster
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  • Whitman variant
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  • Character profile of a Time Traveler, an Emissary of the Enigma Force, in a pin-up
  • 'He is said to appear in times of gathering darkness when fear has overswept the Microverse and the souls of men' (tap cover and swipe left to see image)
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  • 1st appearance of Mariko Yashida, Wolverine's now-deceased fiance
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  • "Demon in a Bottle" part 3
  • Origin of Tony Stark
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  • 2nd appearance and origin of Ant-Man, Scott Lang in costume
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  • 1st appearance of Ereshkigal, in true form as a Deviant
  • Origin recap of the Celestials and the Marvel Universe
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  • 1st full appearance of Proteus, a featureless human shape composed of white light
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  • 1st appearance of Turner D. Century
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  • 1st appearance of Starshine (Spaceknight)
  • 1st appearance of Terminator (Spaceknight)
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  • Iconic cover art by Dave Cockrum
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  • 1st appearance of Caliban
  • Angel quits the X-Men
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  • Origin of Magneto, specifically the first time a reference is made to having Jewish ancestry and his childhood spent in Auschwitz
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  • Origin of the Summers family: Cyclops, Havok, Corsair
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  • 1st team appearance of the Brood
  • 1st appearance of the Brood Queen
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  • Origin of Corsair
  • 1st appearance of the Acanti, an ancient race of aliens that are described as space whales
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  • 2nd appearance of Rogue, tied with Rom #31
  • According to the solicitation catalogs from 1982, both Rom #31 and Uncanny X-Men #158 went on sale March 9th
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  • Origin of Magneto
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  • Solo story featuring Wolverine
  • 1st appearance of Star Sharks AKA Space Sharks
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  • Origin of Binary (Carol Danvers)
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  • 1st appearance and origin of Binary
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  • 1st team appearance of The Futurians: Vandervecken, Avatar, Blackmane, Mosquito, Silkie, Silver Shadow, Sunswift, Terrayne and Werehawk
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  • Reprint of Giant Size X-Men #1
  • 2nd team appearance of the New Mutants, in a back-up story featuring Kitty Pryde celebrating her birthday
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  • Promotional article featuring the Thundercats promoting the premiere issue prior to its release
  • Teaser of Flag-Smasher, prior to first appearance in Captain America #312, initially named Flag-Breaker
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  • Re-mastered variant cover art by Dave Cockrum featuring Jean Grey (1:1000)
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  • Variant cover art by Dave Cockrum
  • Hidden Gem edition
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  • Variant cover art by Dave Cockrum
  • Hidden Gem
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Uncanny X-Men #94 $390 $960 $5.2k
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Marvel Team-Up Annual #1 $5 $18 $60
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Star Team #nn $4 $12 $45
Daredevil #141 $3 $10 $35
Nova #6 $1 $2 $7
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Marvel Team-Up #55 $1 $3 $12
Iron Fist #12 $12 $35 $115
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