What’s Inside That 3,600 Page X-Men: Children of the Atom Box Set?

Bleeding Cool noted that Marvel Comics was putting together a 3,600-page slipcased box set of X-Men, dubbed the Children of the Atom Box Set. And now we know what’s in it. And it’s a lot…

What's Inside That $500 X-Men: Children of the Atom Box Set?

X-Men: Children of the Atom Box Set
Comic store sale dale: March 4, 2020
Bookstore sale date: March 17, 2020
Pages: 3,600
The X-Men’s complete 1960s-1970s adventures — from their very first clash with Magneto through the nightmarish “Days of Future Past”! Witness Professor X train the original X-Men — Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Beast, Angel and Iceman — to protect a world that hates and fears them! Meet classic foes including the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants, the Juggernaut, the Sentinels and more — as well as new recruits Havok and Polaris! Then, the all-new, all-different X-Men arrive to change comics forever! Storm, Colossus, Nightcrawler, Banshee, Sunfire, Thunderbird and Wolverine propel the X-Men to greatness — even if not all of them survive the experience! Watch as Jean Grey is reborn as the Phoenix, the X-Men traverse the globe, Kitty Pryde debuts and mutantkind faces a frightful future — as years of epic stories from an array of legendary creators are collected in one truly uncanny box set!

X-Men: Silver Age Vol. 1 – Gifted Youngsters Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 400
Collecting: X-Men #1-13, Fantastic Four #28, Fantastic Four Annual #3, Material from Tales of Suspense #49, Strange Tales #120, Journey into Mystery #109

X-Men: Silver Age Vol. 2 – Divided We Fall Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 384
Collecting: X-Men #14-31

X-Men: Silver Age Vol. 3 – The Torch Is Passed Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 384
Collecting: X-Men #32-48, Avengers #53

X-Men: Silver Age Vol. 4 – Twilight of the Mutants Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 416
Collecting: X-Men #49-66, Material from Ka-Zar #2-3, Marvel Tales #30

X-Men: The Lost Years Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 400
Collecting: Amazing Spider-Man #92, Incredible Hulk #150, Incredible Hulk #161, Incredible Hulk #172, Incredible Hulk #180-181, Amazing Adventures #11-17, Marvel Team-Up #4, Marvel Team-Up #23, Avengers #110-111, Captain America #172-175, Defenders #15-16, Giant-Size Fantastic Four #4

X-Men: Bronze Age Vol. 1 – All-New & All-Different Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 424
Collecting: Giant-Size X-Men #1, X-Men #94-108, Amazing Spider-Man #161-162, Marvel Team-Up #53, Marvel Team-Up Annual #1, Iron Fist #15

X-Men: Bronze Age Vol. 2 – Magneto Triumphant Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 440
Collecting: X-Men #109-124, X-Men Annual #3, Marvel Team-Up #69-70, Marvel Team-Up #89, Incredible Hulk Annual #7, Power Man and Iron Fist #57

X-Men: Bronze Age Vol. 3 – The Fate of the Phoenix Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 472
Collecting: X-Men #125-141, Uncanny X-Men #142-143, X-Men Annual #4, Marvel Two-In-One #68, Material from Marvel Treasury Edition #26-27, Marvel Team-Up #100

X-Men Companion Premiere Hardcover
Pages: 200
Collecting: Phoenix: The Untold Story #1, Material from Not Brand Echh #4, Not Brand Echh #8, F.O.O.M. #10, Bonus Features

X-Men: Children of the Atom Box Set Slipcase Poster

What's Inside That $500 X-Men: Children of the Atom Box Set?

So… who’s up for it?

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