Quote1 I'm glad I met you. Welcome to the X-Men. Quote2
-- Marvel Girl, to Wolverine

Appearing in "First Night"Edit

This story is a reprint of the comic
Giant-Size X-Men #1.

For a full synopsis, please see the comic linked in this message box. Any new or updated information can and should be added to this page. Otherwise, the majority of the information contained on this page is similar to that of the comic linked in this message box.

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


Other Characters:

  • Unnamed Winzeldorf mob
  • Various Grand Ol' Opry attendees
  • Unnamed Kenyans
  • Unnamed Russian farmhands




Synopsis for "First Night"Edit

An extraordinary mutant presence had been detected on the South Pacific island of Krakoa and the veteran X-Men team had been sent to investigate it. Cyclops comes back alone. Professor X intends summoning a roster of candidates he has been establishing over the years for a back up team of novice X-Men to rescue those left behind.

Appearing in "untitled"Edit

Featured Characters:

Synopsis for "untitled"Edit

Back cover pinup.

  • Cover art: layouts by Romita.[1]
  • This issue intermixes portions of Giant-Size X-Men #1 with some added material on pages 1-4 and 18-32.
  • This issue is reprinted in other comics and books, see references for more info.[2]
  • Included bonus frontispiece & "original cover" featuring:

  • No trivia.

See AlsoEdit

[1] plot summary at


  2. Reprinted in the following comics/TPB's:

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