Marvel has just announced a colossus sized sale on their Epic Collections of the X-Men's pivotal moments. Check out the full press release below!
Press Release: Have you ever wanted to witness the very first mission of your favorite team of mutants or the exciting moment a new X-Men stepped onto the scene? Now is your chance with the X-MEN FIRST APPEARANCES SALE on the Marvel Digital Comics Shop! Now through 4/19 11PM ET, enjoy up to 67% off collections that hold all the epic team formations and surprising character introductions that evolved the mutant landscape throughout the years. Here’s some of what you can expect!
Behold a seminal piece of comic book history with X-MEN EPIC COLLECTION: CHILDREN OF THE ATOM! Collecting the first 23 issues of X-Men, see “the strangest teens of all” as originally envisioned by creators Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1963. Not only will you witness Professor X’s formation of the original X-Men but you’ll also see their first battles against iconic villains such as the Sentinels, Juggernaut, and of course, Magneto!
After that, prepare yourselves for the stories that redefined the X-Men and changed the super hero genre forever with X-MEN EPIC COLLECTION: SECOND GENESIS. Dive into Giant-Size X-Men #1 by writer Len Wein and artist Dave Cockrum and see the launch of the all-new, all-different team of X-Men including the first appearances of Storm, Nightcrawler, and more! Then see the start of Chris Claremont’s legendary run with Uncanny X-Men #94-110. Joined by industry legend John Byrne, these are the adventures that transformed X-Men into the pop culture phenomenon it is today and includes memorable moments such as Jean Grey’s incredible rebirth as the Phoenix!
Learn why the New Mutants are one of the beloved teen hero teams around in NEW MUTANTS EPIC COLLECTION: RENEWAL, featuring the group’s first appearance and early exploits as the next generation of X-Men. Then see the team evolve into the first iteration of X-Force in X-FORCE: CABLE & THE NEW MUTANTS by Louise Simonson and Rob Liefeld, featuring the first appearances of both Cable and Deadpool!
And there’s lots more including the first appearance of the eternal villain Apocalypse in X-FACTOR EPIC COLLECTION: GENESIS AND APOCALYPSE, the mutant thief Gambit’s debut in X-MEN EPIC COLLECTION: DISSOLUTION & REBIRTH, and the arrival of future cop Bishop in X-MEN: BISHOP’S CROSSING. Don’t miss this perfect opportunity to add these X-Men milestones to your digital collection. Visit X-MEN FIRST APPEARANCES SALE for a full list of eligible collections and keep your eyes peeled for more great digital sales coming your way on the Marvel Digital Comics Shop!