(December 1978)

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Volume:
2
Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
HM Communications, Inc
Barcode:
0709893658712
Editing:
Sean Kelly; Valerie Marchant; Julie Simmons (managing)
Color:
Color; Black and White
Dimensions:
Standard Magazine Size US
Binding:
Squarebound (#1); Saddle-stitched (#[2]-v15#6 [v16#1])
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Second Experiment (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Peter A. Jones (painting)
Inks:
Peter A. Jones (painting)
Colors:
Peter A. Jones (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

...Verily (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Phil Trumbo
Inks:
Phil Trumbo
Colors:
Phil Trumbo
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text introduction with illustrated header.

Barbarella's Born Again! (Table of Contents)

Barbarella: The Moon Child / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jean-Claude Forest
Inks:
Jean-Claude Forest
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for Barbarella: The Moon Child book from Heavy Metal Books.

Sinbad In The Land Of The Jinn (Table of Contents)

New Tales Of The Arabian Nights / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jan Strnad
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Colors:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben ?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

Episode No. 1: The Thousandth Contract (Table of Contents)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Episode No. 2: The Fury Of Vengeance (Table of Contents)

Hit Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Exquiste Corpses (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Trumbo (signed)
Pencils:
Phil Trumbo (signed)
Inks:
Phil Trumbo
Colors:
Phil Trumbo

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

The Sign (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lawrence Shell
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

What does it all mean? (Table of Contents)

Heavy Metal Magazine / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for subscription to Heavy Metal Magazine.

["As The Witch Queen of Xansra Dies At The Hands Of..."] (Table of Contents)

Orion / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
Gray Morrow ?
Letters:
Gray Morrow ?

Genre:
sword and sorcery

Exterminator 17 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean-Pierre Dionnet
Pencils:
Enki Bilal
Inks:
Enki Bilal
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Time Machine (Table of Contents)

Heavy Metal Calendar 1979 / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Richard Corben; Joe Jusko; Phillipe Druillet; Alex Nino; Tom Barber; Clyde Caldwell; Michael William Kaluta; George Smith; Matthew Quayle
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]; Richard Corben; Joe Jusko; Phillipe Druillet; Alex Nino; Tom Barber; Clyde Caldwell; Michael William Kaluta; George Smith; Matthew Quayle
Colors:
Richard Corben; Joe Jusko; Phillipe Druillet; Moebius; Alex Nino; Tom Barber; Clyde Caldwell; Michael William Kaluta; George Smith; Matthew Quayle
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for 1979 Heavy Metal Magazine Calendar.

Gail (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Philippe Druillet
Pencils:
Philippe Druillet
Inks:
Philippe Druillet
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery

What the Mind May Conceive - Let the Eye Behold! (Table of Contents)

More Than Human / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Nino
Inks:
Alex Nino
Colors:
Alex Nino
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for More Than Human book.

Off-Season (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Elisabeth Salomon [as Zha]
Pencils:
Nicole Claveloux
Inks:
Nicole Claveloux
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Tarot (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kirchner
Pencils:
Paul Kirchner
Inks:
Paul Kirchner
Colors:
Paul Kirchner
Letters:
Paul Kirchner

Genre:
occult
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Airtight Garage Of Jerry Cornelius / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

The Colored Lights And Frequent Electrical Fires Attract A Certain Primitive Animal (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ben Katchor (signed)
Pencils:
Ben Katchor (signed)
Inks:
Ben Katchor (signed)
Colors:
Ben Katchor
Letters:
Ben Katchor

Genre:
occult

Mankind Has Taken A Giant Leap (Episode III) (Table of Contents)

So Beautiful And So Dangerous / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Angus McKie
Pencils:
Angus McKie (painting)
Inks:
Angus McKie (painting)
Colors:
Angus McKie (painting)
Letters:
Angus McKie

Genre:
humor; science fiction

The Development Of An Intergalactic Corporation: A Treatise (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Aull
Pencils:
Bob Aull
Inks:
Bob Aull
Letters:
Bob Aull

Genre:
humor; science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Heavy Metal T-Shirt / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Ad for T-shirt with the Heavy Metal logo on it.

In Dolly's Dreams (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael William Kaluta (painting)
Inks:
Michael William Kaluta (painting)
Colors:
Michael William Kaluta (painting)

Genre:
occult

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Second Experiment
  2. 1. ...Verily
  3. 2. Barbarella's Born Again!
    Barbarella: The Moon Child
  4. 3. Sinbad In The Land Of The Jinn
    New Tales Of The Arabian Nights
  5. 4. Episode No. 1: The Thousandth Contract
    Hit Man
  6. 5. Episode No. 2: The Fury Of Vengeance
    Hit Man
  7. 6. Exquiste Corpses
  8. 7. The Sign
  9. 8. What does it all mean?
    Heavy Metal Magazine
  10. 9. ["As The Witch Queen of Xansra Dies At The Hands Of..."]
    Orion
  11. 10. Exterminator 17
  12. 11. Time Machine
    Heavy Metal Calendar 1979
  13. 12. Gail
  14. 13. What the Mind May Conceive - Let the Eye Behold!
    More Than Human
  15. 14. Off-Season
  16. 15. Tarot
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Airtight Garage Of Jerry Cornelius
  18. 17. The Colored Lights And Frequent Electrical Fires Attract A Certain Primitive Animal
  19. 18. Mankind Has Taken A Giant Leap (Episode III)
    So Beautiful And So Dangerous
  20. 19. The Development Of An Intergalactic Corporation: A Treatise
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Heavy Metal T-Shirt
  22. 21. In Dolly's Dreams
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  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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