The definitive, chronological, and up-to-date guide and trade reading order on collecting X-Factor comic books via omnibuses, hardcovers, and trade paperback graphic novels. A part of Crushing Krisis’s Collecting X-Men: A Definitive Guide. Last updated June 2016 with titles scheduled for release through April 2017.
Marvel launched X-Factor in 1986 as an outlet for the original X-Men team of Cyclops, Iceman, Beast, Angel – and, in a late-breaking decision, the return of Jean Grey.
That incarnation lasted for half-a-decade, but it would never return after those X-Men were permanently reabsorbed by the main flagship books. In their wake, they left the team that would come to define X-Factor for over 25 years – a gathering of cast-offs including the 6th and 7th X-Men, Havok and Polaris, a little-known mutant named Jamie Madrox – The Multiple Man, New Mutants refugee Wolfsbane, an overgrown bouncer generically named Strong Man. [Read more…] about Collecting X-Factor as Graphic Novels