X-Men #129 – VF/NM
This issue begins arguably the greatest and most tragic X-Men adventure of all time – The Dark Phoenix Saga.
1st Appearance of White Queen; 1st Appearance of Kitty Pryde; 1st Appearance of Donald Pierce; 1st Appearance of Harry Leland
The Dark Phoenix Saga: Part 1 of 9 – “God Spare the Children!” Story by Chris Claremont and John Byrne. Art by John Byrne and Terry Austin. While the X-Men attempt to recruit a “New Mutant” by the name of Kitty Pryde, Wolverine, Colossus, and Storm are suddenly attacked by unknown assailants. What do these armored foes want, and who is the White Queen? NOTE: 1st appearance of Kitty Pryde and Emma Frost, the White Queen. Cover price $0.40.