Appearing in "Beware of the Blob!"
- Blob (First appearance)
- Carnival members
- Unnamed New Yorkers
- Unnamed carnival patrons
- Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters
- A Carnival
- Warren Worthington's Mustang
Synopsis for "Beware of the Blob!"
- Synopsis not yet written.
- This issue is reprinted in many other comics and books, see references for more info.
- This story introduces the perennial X-Men villain, the Blob.
- This is the first comic Cyclops's name Scott is given. Previously he was referred to as 'Slim'.
- The issue shows that Xavier has some affections for Jean beyond that of student-teacher. While the students try to win the attention of Jean, the professor thinks of her as "the one he loves." This moment is completely forgotten about until revisited in X-Men Vol 2 #53 as part of the Onslaught storyline.
Links and References
- Official Marvel Guide to the X-Men Vol 2 1
- First and only known appearance to date besides flashbacks
- Reprinted in the following comics/TPB's:
- Essential Uncanny X-Men Vol 1 1 - story 3
- Marvel Masterworks: X-Men Vol 1 1 - story 3
- Marvel Masterworks: X-Men Vol 2 1 - story 3
- Marvel's Greatest Superhero Battles
- Marvel Super-Heroes Vol 2 22 - story 2
- Target X-Men Classic: Teamwork Vol 1 1
- X-Men: The Early Years Vol 1 3
- Amazing Adventures Vol 3 #5- story 2
- Amazing Adventures Vol 3 #6 - story 2