Appearing in "Like a Phoenix, from the Ashes"Edit

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


Other Characters:

  • Leprechauns of Cassidy Keep (First appearance), (Appears in shadow only)
  • New York hospital staff
  • New Yorkers
  • Dr. McKay (Jean's physician)

Other Characters:




  • Starcore space shuttle - (Destroyed in this issue)

Synopsis for "Like a Phoenix, from the Ashes"Edit

  • Synopsis not yet written.


  • The events of this issue have been retconned such that it is not Jean Grey who arises out of the water, but rather a Phoenix Force duplicate of her. This is Jean's last appearance until Fantastic Four #286.
  • This issue is reprinted in many other comics and books, see references for more info.[1]
  • Nightcrawler used Tony Stark's Image Inducer to disguise himself as the 1930's movie star Errol Flynn while at the airport crash and in the hospital.
  • references: X-Men #100 and X-Men #97


  • With this issue, Marvel raised the cover price to 30 cents.
  • Storm can apparently change her clothing by re-polarizing the unstable molecules and make it turn into new clothing.
  • This is the first time Wolverine reveals he is attracted to Jean Grey.

See Also

  • This is the conclusion of a four-part story-line involving the Sentinels and the X-Men's return from their Space Station base that began in X-Men #98 - X-Men #100.
  • This is the start of a three-part storyline featuring Juggernaut and Black Tom that continues next issue and concludes in X-Men #103.

  1. This story is reprinted in the following comics/TPB's:


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