Giant-Size X-Men #1 published by Marvel Comics Group with a cover date of July, 1975. This is a monumental issue in the Marvel canon, featuring the 1st appearance of the "New" X-Men members Colossus, Nightcrawler, Storm and Thunderbird. After years of stagnation (and reprints) Len Wein and Dave Cockrum teamed up to bring a whole new look to the X-Men and. HUGELY impactful era starts here!This copy is in really nice shape and comes completely intact with original staples on firm binding, off-white pages with good color value, and a vibrant cover with bright whites and high reflectivity. Interior pages have perfect edges throughout with no tears or splits. The cover shows crisp edges and outer corners with lightly impacted spine corners. The top of the spine has a small 1/6 split with intact paper on both sides.
Some of the interior pages have a softening of the image but overall the text and visuals are sharp and the comic is highly legible throughout (see scans). This book has a lot going for it and our (strict) grade for this historical piece is Fine+ 6.5. Our grading system is very strict and its consistency is ensured by the usage of a single professional grader who handles all of our books.
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