Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #56

Uncanny X-Men Issue #56 (May 10, 1969)

Story By: Roy Thomas                                                      Art By: Werner Roth and Neal Adams

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: The Living Pharaoh captures Havok once more and uses him to become the Living Monolith! Plus more of the origin story of Angel!

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #55

Uncanny X-men Issue #55 (April 10, 1969)

Story By: Roy Thomas                                        Art By: Werner Roth and Barry Windsor-Smith

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: This issue concludes the origin story of Havok’s powers and completes this saga with the Living Pharaoh. Plus, Angel takes a shot at being a vigilante in his origin story!

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #53

Uncanny X-Men Issue #53 (February 10, 1969)

Story By: Arnold Drake                                       Art By: Werner Roth and Barry Windsor-Smith

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: When Jean Grey tries to use Professor X’s space device, she accidentally summons the evil Blastaar! And also the conclusion of Beast’s origin story!

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #50

 

Uncanny X-Men Issue #50 (November 10, 1968)

Story By: Arnold Drake                                                    Art By: Werner Roth and Jim Steranko

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: Polaris is born! But will she fight on the side of good or evil? Also the origins of Beast part 2!

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #49

Uncanny X-Men Issue #49 (October 10, 1968)

Story By: Arnold Drake                                                                                 Art By: Jim Steranko

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: The entire X-Men team comes back together to face the mysterious Mesmero! Plus the origin of Beast part 1!

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #48

Uncanny X-Men Issue #48 (September 10, 1968)

Story By: Arnold Drake                                                    Art By: Werner Roth and John Romita

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: Jean Grey and Cyclops have created a new life for themselves after the X-Men were disbanded, but Cyclops’ new job is interrupted by evil robots! And also, an explanation of Beast’s powers! 

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #47

Uncanny X-Men Issue #47 (August 10, 1968)

Story By: Gary Friedrich                                                        Art By: Werner Roth and Don Heck

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: Iceman and Beast’s double date gets interrupted by the return of Merlin! And also a behind the scenes look about Iceman’s powers.

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #46

Uncanny X-Men Issue #46 (July 10, 1968)

Story By: Gary Friedrich                                                     Art By: George Tuska and Don Heck

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: The Juggernaut returns with vengeance on his mind, but what will he do when he discovers that Professor X is dead? And the conclusion to the origin story of Iceman!

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Review of Avengers Issue #53

Avengers Issue #53 (June 10, 1968)

Story By: Roy Thomas                                                                               Art By: John Buscema

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: The Avengers and the X-Men are both trying to stop Magneto, but are they on the same side? Find out why the two epic Marvel teams are battling each other instead of their common foe!

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Review of Uncanny X-Men Issue #44

Uncanny X-Men Issue #44 (May 10, 1968)

Story By: Gary Friedrich                                                                                     Art By: Don Heck

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars

Brief Description: Angel has escaped Magneto’s clutches, but will he be able to find help before it is too late for his teammates. Plus the origin of Iceman part 1!

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