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Event AuctionX-MEN (1963-2011) #1
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Grade: CGC NM-: 9.2
Publisher: Marvel
Start Time:
12:00 PM EDT
Monday 8/19/2019
End Time: 7:04 PM EDT
Friday 9/13/2019
Comments: ow/white pgs; QES Certified - Criteria met: Preferred staple placement + Flawless staple area + flawless cover edges + Deep Color Strike( White & Red)
Kirby cvr/art; origin and 1st app. X-Men; 1st app. Magneto
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X-MEN (1963-2011) #1
Publisher:
Marvel
Grade:
CGC NM-: 9.2
Stan Lee once explained that his original title for this comic was "The Mutants" but publisher Martin Goodman didn't like the sound of it. Lee, in a stroke of genius, named the newly formed group after its founder, Professor X, and thus was born the X-Men. A band of outcasts hated and feared by the human world. The title was almost canceled due to poor sales but was reborn with a new cast of characters in the 70s which went on to make them a perennial favorite ever since. Everybody can relate to what it is like being an outsider, and that is what draws us to the X-Men. With a staggering number of comic spinoffs, blockbuster movies, and a variety of TV shows and cartoons, the popularity of this first issue has proven to be a strong investment with values continually rising.



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