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Issue Details

Issue #38
Published October 1989
Cover Price 1.25 USD; 1.75 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Bob Harras; Daryl Edelman (assistant editor); Roger Stern (original material)

Cover Details - "The Dark Phoenix Saga Part 4"

Characters Jean Grey; Jason Wyngarde; Colossus
Genre Superhero
Pencils Steve Lightle
Inks Steve Lightle

1 page X-Men illustration "Frontispiece"

Characters Jean Grey
Genre Superhero
Pencils Steve Lightle
Inks Steve Lightle

17 page X-Men story "And Hellfire Is Their Name"

Characters FEATURE: X-Men--Professor X; Cyclops; Phoenix [Jean Grey]; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; GUESTS: Angel; Candy Southern; VILLAINS: Hellfire Club--Sebastian Shaw; Harry Leland; Donald Pierce; Mastermind; Tessa; Hellfire Soldiers; CAMEO FLASHBACK: White Queen [Emma Frost]; Dazzler; Kitty Pryde
Synopsis The X-Men seek out Angel's advice on how to deal with the Hellfire Club as he is a member; The X-Men infiltrate the Club and are beaten by the inner circle; Mastermind works his final mojo on Jean Grey and she becomes the Black Queen of the Hellfire Club; Wolverine is the only X-Man left to mount a rescue.
Genre Superhero
Script Chris Claremont; John Byrne (co-plotter)
Pencils John Byrne
Inks Terry Austin
Colors Glynis Oliver
Letters Tom Orzechowski
Reprinted from X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #132

11 page X-Men story "Strangers on a Lift"

Characters Dazzler
Genre Superhero
Script Ann Nocenti
Pencils Kyle Baker
Inks Kyle Baker
Colors Glynis Oliver
Letters Bill Oakley
Reprinted in Star Magazine (Edizioni Star Comics, 1990 series) #24