(May 1972)

Skywald, 1971 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand:
A Skywald Publication
ISBN:
?
Editing:
Sol Brodsky; Jeff Rovin (assistant)
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
magazine size
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior

Issue Notes

Additional and new Skywald data by Richard Arndt from his Complete Skywald checklist. Used with permission. Indicia publisher lists Skywald Publishing Corp.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
Inks:
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
Colors:
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Psycho’s Supernatural Series: Abrasax (Table of Contents)

Psycho’s Supernatural Series / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Hewetson
Pencils:
Pablo Marcos (signed)
Inks:
Pablo Marcos (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Frontispiece

The Vow! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Boyette (signed)
Pencils:
Pat Boyette (signed)
Inks:
Pat Boyette (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Aaron Parigee; Madalayne Parigee; Cassandra Parigee; Andre Brigance
Reprints:

The Midnight Slasher (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Moench
Pencils:
Pablo Marcos
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Inspector Richards; Miss Watts; Missus Shrimpton; Officer Wyman
Reprints:

Sleep (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jeff Jones [as Steve Stern]
Pencils:
Jeff Jones
Inks:
Jeff Jones
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Doctor Zim; Robinson
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story credited to Steve Stern. The Steve Stern name is believed to be a house name. It appears nowhere else, nor for any other company and it was used at Skywald only twice, with artists closely related through their fanzine work—Michael Kaluta & Jeff Jones.

Psycho Delivery (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from John Cost; Rod Fraser; Dave Billman; Ben H. Taylor; Bill Pugmire; John Herstetter; and Sam Fields. Also includes two panel reproductions from a previous issue.

The Psycho-Analyst (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Jeff Rovin
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Text article includes a photo of Jeff Rovin.

Dark Victory! (Table of Contents)

Heap / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ross Andru
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Jim Roberts]; McKlusky; Sheriff Donaldson; Professor Monty Elliot; Laurie Elliot

The Seventh Voyage Of Sinbad (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jeff Rovin
Pencils:
Allan Asherman (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Text article with several photos, as well as two pre-production sketches by Ray Harryhausen.

Of A Sudden Is Thy Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gus St. Anthony (signed)
Pencils:
Gus St. Anthony (signed)
Inks:
Gus St. Anthony (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Margo Case

Frankenstein, Book II: The Phantom Of The Opera (Table of Contents)

Frankenstein / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Sutton [as Sean Todd]
Pencils:
Tom Sutton [as Sean Todd]
Inks:
Tom Sutton [as Sean Todd]
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Frankenstein Monster; Lilith; Le Suub; Erik; Dr. Henry Frankenstein; Pretorious

Indexer Notes

Story and art credited to Sean Todd. Continued in Nightmare #13.

Sand Castle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Fedory
Pencils:
Pablo Marcos (signed)
Inks:
Pablo Marcos (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Tony; Benny; Vampire
Reprints:

Psycho Sums It Up: (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

A request for readers to rate this issue's stories from 1 to 8, using a panel from each story.

[Future Shocks: A World of Thrills] (Table of Contents)

Nightmare / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alberto Pujolar [as Pujolar] (painting)
Inks:
Alberto Pujolar [as Pujolar] (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

House ad for Nightmare (Skywald, 1970 Series) #7 (June 1972), with cover shown, and advertised as "On Sale March 30th". Located inside back cover.

[Werewolf Pin-Up] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Werewolf
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Found on the back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Psycho’s Supernatural Series: Abrasax
    Psycho’s Supernatural Series
  3. 2. The Vow!
  4. 3. The Midnight Slasher
  5. 4. Sleep
  6. 5. Psycho Delivery
  7. 6. The Psycho-Analyst
  8. 7. Dark Victory!
    Heap
  9. 8. The Seventh Voyage Of Sinbad
  10. 9. Of A Sudden Is Thy Death!
  11. 10. Frankenstein, Book II: The Phantom Of The Opera
    Frankenstein
  12. 11. Sand Castle
  13. 12. Psycho Sums It Up:
  14. 13. [Future Shocks: A World of Thrills]
    Nightmare
  15. 14. [Werewolf Pin-Up]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Richard Arndt
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
  • mike clark
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Per Sandell
  • Richard Arndt