Appearing in "Cutting the Mustard"
- X-Factor (First appearance)
- Unnamed Genoshan Mutates
- Several Washington, D.C. citizens
- Inhumans (Only in flashback)
- The Thing (Only in recap)
- Lila Cheney (Mentioned)
- Unnamed Cooper's brother, FBI agent (Mentioned)
- West Coast Avengers (Mentioned)
Races and Species:
- Washington, D.C.
- Muir Island (Mentioned)
Synopsis for "Cutting the Mustard"
The new X-Factor, consisting of Guido, Jamie Madrox and Polaris are getting to know each other. Val Cooper recruits Havok in Genosha and Wolfsbane comes along. Quicksilver and Lockjaw arrive in Washington D.C. looking for X-Factor, hoping they can help him. His powers are accelerating his aging. Afterwards Jamie Madrox is shot at home when he opens the door.
- Debut of the government-sponsored X-Factor team.
- This issue is reprinted in other comics and books, see references for more info.
- The Thing's meeting with Lockjaw took place in Thing #3.
Links and References
- The Unofficial Handbook of Marvel Comics Creators - accessed on 10/23/2010