Worth it to have the complete collection and for the history, but the stories aren't good.Published 5 months ago by captaincanuck65
I love graphic novels as much as the next collector and have just about everything listed by Amazon. Not exactly everything, but a great percentage. Read morePublished on March 29 2004 by John
I bought all of these to back track and read the previous things that had happened within the comic. This serves the purpose but was disapointed that they were not in color.Published on July 7 2003 by Red Thwaytes
The Sept 1, 1963 X-Men #1 starts this book off and goes through issue #24. Featuring Angel, Iceman, Marvel Girl, Cyclops, and a very human looking Beast.Published on May 3 2003 by Barsinister
I bought this books because I had heard that this was the one that started it all. I had never really read the X-Men comics, but I was the cartoon's junkie for 5 years of my life. Read morePublished on March 31 2003 by "estrella87"
This book rocks! It's better than the essential x-men in my opinion. The whole point of the essential line is to start from the beginning isn't it? Read morePublished on Feb. 23 2003
Describes the first genesis of the X-Men, with the original cast (Cyclops, Angel, Beast, Iceman, Marvel Girl and Professor X)- written in Stan Lee's flowing(and at times flowery? Read morePublished on Nov. 15 2002 by "ravva"
If you are a fan of the X-men at all, or if you like comics, consider this book. The 25 issues covered here add up to pennies per comic, and the storyline is great. Read morePublished on Nov. 11 2002 by S. Claeson