(September-October 1976)

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Volume:
6
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando; Paul Levitz (assistant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
José Luis García-López
Inks:
José Luis García-López
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4???

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (inset)

Indexer Notes

Writing in Amazing World of DC Comics #11 (1976) before publication of this issue, Paul Levitz and Bob Rozakis provided the following credit: “...in this Garcia Lopez covered issue.” GCD’s previously recorded attribution for this cover was: Ernie Chan (pencils and inks).

Ultimate Destiny (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
John Albano
Pencils:
Ruben Sosa
Inks:
Ruben Sosa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-2008

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (inset)

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II. Death is inset above the first panel (copy of the head usually inset on the cover) of the story but does not host.

The Greeks Had a Word for It! (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3551

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host); Medusa

Indexer Notes

Set in Greece during World War II.

["Time had lost all its meaning."] (Table of Contents)

The Day after Doomsday! / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Buddy Gernale [as B. Gernale]
Inks:
Buddy Gernale [as B. Gernale]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3544

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction; war
Synopsis:
A young scout searches the zoo for a pet. He enters the monkey cage, unaware that the creatures have been driven quite mad. And they are hungry.

Indexer Notes

Title taken from first line of narration. The story does not contain any dialogue. Set sometime in the future.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (panel)
Inks:
? (panel)
Colors:
? (panel)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-4291

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death

Indexer Notes

Includes one panel depicting Death and various soldiers.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Weird War Tales
  2. 1. Ultimate Destiny
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. The Greeks Had a Word for It!
    Weird War Tales
  4. 3. ["Time had lost all its meaning."]
    The Day after Doomsday!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
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