Classic X-Men #6 (Feb. 1987):
“Merry Christmas, X-Men... (supplement)”
by Chris Claremont, James Fry, Jack Abel, Mike Esposito

Classic X-Men #6

Title: “Merry Christmas, X-Men... (supplement)”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Feb. 1987

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Chris Claremont
Art by: James Fry, Jack Abel, Mike Esposito

15 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan) hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
Alpha Flight; Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy...  Marvel 10,615
Nightcrawler Nightcrawler (Kurt Wagner) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (raised Gypsy/Roma)
Excalibur; Neyaphem...  Marvel 4,345
Colossus Colossus (Peter Rasputin) hero
CBR Scale: I Communist atheist (former)
Excalibur; The Acolytes...  Marvel 4,122
Banshee Banshee (Sean Cassidy) hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic
Factor Three; Generation X (teacher)...  Marvel 1,340
Sentinels Sentinels villain group
CBR Scale: D anti-mutant robots
[1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #14 (Nov. 1965)] Marvel 245
Amanda Sefton Amanda Sefton hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; sorceress
Excalibur; X-Men Marvel 117
Moira MacTaggert Moira MacTaggert supporting character scientist
  [Charles Xavier's colleague, girlfriend] Marvel 243
Tessa Hartley hero
  Excalibur; The Council of the Chosen...  Marvel 238
Black King Black King (Sebastian Shaw) villain
  The Council of the Chosen; The Inner Circle Marvel 122
The Hellfire Club The Hellfire Club villain group
  [1st app: The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #129 (Jan. 1980)] Marvel 191
White King (Edward Buckman) villain
  The Council of the Chosen (leader); The Hellfire Club (leader) Marvel 5
White Queen White Queen (Paris Seville) villain
  The Council of the Chosen (leader); The Hellfire Club (leader)
[killed by Sebastian Shaw in Hellfire Club takeover]
Marvel 3
Betsy Wilford Betsy Wilford supporting character
  [dated Colossus] Marvel 10
Anya Makarova
supporting character
  [prima ballerina Colossus briefly courted] Marvel 2
Steven Lang Steven Lang
villain scientist
CBR Scale: M anti-mutant
Phalanx; Project Armageddon (leader)
[designed Mark III Sentinels]
Marvel 26

The main story published in Classic X-Men #39 was originally published in The X-Men #98 (April 1976). Here it is supplemented by three pages of additional material inserted into the story (pages 7, 13 and 14). This entry refers only to the three pages of additional material.