- Full Description
If anyone knows the history of the X-Men, and can offer it to you with text and abundant artwork--it's Roy Thomas. From writer to editor in chief, he was Stan Lee's right hand man. Roy continues to write, as well as publish Alter Ego, the finest magazine ever covering the history of comics. So...Join Roy for a trip beginning with the X-Men debut in 1963. They weren’t instant sensations like the FF and Spidey, they had their ups and downs. At first. But they became the most exciting property in comics.
Fans couldn’t get enough of Wolverine! Storm! Cyclops! Beast! Nightcrawler! And Jean Grey! Not to mention Professor X, and his nemesis, Magneto! The X-Men brought a level of nuance and storytelling sophistication that hadn’t been seen in mainstream comics, and now, with thousands of comics, and ten feature films to date, the X-Men have cemented their place as one of the greatest super hero teams in history.
192 pages of carefullly chosen images, which include classic covers, important splash pages, original art, special sketches and promotional work. Plus an introduction and then informative caption with every single piece of artwork, all by Roy Thomas himself.
The Little Book of the X-Men could be your favorite guide to comics greatest mutant team.
- Additional Information
Item Code LBXME Publisher Taschen Publish Date 2018 ISBN 9783836567848 Binding Soft Cover Dimensions 5x7 # Pages 192pg Color Full Color