Classic Wolverine Covers: X-Men #140

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X-Men #140 is another classic cover by John Byrne and Terry Austin, this time showing off Wolverine’s new brown costume and chronicling his rematch with Wendigo from December 1980…

Wolverine Covers: X-Men #140

This issue marked the first glimpse of Wolverine’s past (courtesy of Chris ClaremontJohn Byrne and Terry Austin). Dig that short hair!

X-Men #140 classic panel

Steve Lightle provided both reprint covers, Classic X-Men #45 on the left and X-Men Classic #46 on the right. Note the title change from Classic X-Men to X-Men Classics to move the series closer to other X-Men comics on the comic book racks!

Classic X-Men #45 cover X-Men Classic #46 cover

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