(August 1979)

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Volume:
3
Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
HM Communications, Inc
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

Tan, Don't Burn (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mantxo Algora (painting /signed)
Inks:
Mantxo Algora (painting /signed)
Colors:
Mantxo Algora (painting /signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Contents (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Peter Goodfellow
Inks:
Peter Goodfellow
Colors:
Peter Goodfellow
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents with background image.

...Twenty-Nine... (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Peter Tybus
Inks:
Peter Tybus
Colors:
Peter Tybus
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Introductory text with background illustration and indicia information.

Alien the Illustrated Story (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for the Heavy Metal Books' "The Book of Alien" and "Alien: The Illustrated Story".

Time Out: Opus (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Val Mayerik
Pencils:
Val Mayerik (painted)
Inks:
Val Mayerik (painted)
Colors:
Val Mayerik (painted)
Letters:
Val Mayerik

Genre:
occult
Reprints:

Let Us Transport You... (Table of Contents)

Heavy Metal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for subscription to Heavy Metal Magazine with multiple illustrated panels from various issues.

The Great Trap Part 4 (Table of Contents)

The Space Adventures Of Morris White / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Denis Sire
Pencils:
Denis Sire (signed)
Inks:
Denis Sire
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chain Mail / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters of Comment with a single panel illustration from a past issue.

Free Ways (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Lee Marrs
Pencils:
Lee Marrs
Inks:
Lee Marrs
Colors:
Lee Marrs
Letters:
Lee Marrs

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Shelter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Chantal Montellier
Pencils:
Chantal Montellier
Inks:
Chantal Montellier
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Starcrown Part VI (Table of Contents)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Pocsik
Pencils:
Bruce Jones Studio (photographs)
Inks:
Bruce Jones Studio (photographs)
Colors:
Bruce Jones Studio (photographs)
Letters:
Typeset

Collector's Items (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for back issues of Heavy Metal Magazine.

A Meeting Of Civilizations (Table of Contents)

Galactic Geographic / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Karl B. Kofoed
Pencils:
Karl B. Kofoed (painting)
Inks:
Karl B. Kofoed (painting)
Colors:
Karl B. Kofoed (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

1/3 page text and 1 2/3 page illustration.

["Eng. Barnabus Prepares To Leave This World"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moeb]
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius] (signed)
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Monsieur Glouglou (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jacques Rochberny
Pencils:
Jacques Rochberny
Inks:
Jacques Rochberny
Colors:
Jacques Rochberny ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Zooks! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vaughn Bode
Pencils:
Vaughn Bode
Inks:
Vaughn Bode
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence printed sideways.

Dragonworld (Table of Contents)

text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Byron Preiss; J. Michael Reaves
Pencils:
Joseph Zucker
Inks:
Joseph Zucker
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

A Space Story (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter A. Kuper
Pencils:
Peter A. Kuper
Inks:
Peter A. Kuper
Letters:
Peter A. Kuper

Genre:
science fiction

New Ark City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza]
Pencils:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza] (signed)
Inks:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult

The Mess of Fated Mess (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Kenneth Smith
Pencils:
Kenneth Smith (signed)
Inks:
Kenneth Smith (signed)
Letters:
Kenneth Smith

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Dated 19 December 1978.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Bus / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Caries (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Margerin
Pencils:
Frank Margerin
Inks:
Frank Margerin
Letters:
Frank Margerin

Genre:
humor; science fiction

Illostratos (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Todd Klein
Pencils:
Todd Klein
Inks:
Todd Klein
Letters:
Todd Klein

Genre:
occult

Indexer Notes

Sequence printed sideways.

Sympathy for the Devil (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mick Jagger (lyrics); Keith Richards (lyrics); James Waley (adaptation); Gene Day (adaptation)
Pencils:
Gene Day
Inks:
Bill Payne
Colors:
Martin Springett
Letters:
Bill Payne

Genre:
occult

Mama's Place (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Arthur Suydam
Pencils:
Arthur Suydam
Inks:
Arthur Suydam
Colors:
Arthur Suydam
Letters:
Arthur Suydam

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

Amber II (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Starlin
Pencils:
Jim Starlin
Inks:
Jim Starlin
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Amber I (copyright 1977) was in Epic Illustrated (Epic, 1980 series) #34 (February 1986). Amber III, a Starlin illustrated "This Old Man" poem, was in Elipse, The Magazine (Eclipse, 1981 series) #1 (May 1981).

The Heavy Metal T-shirt. A knockout (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Ad for Heavy Metal T-shirts.

Buz (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Martin Springett
Inks:
Martin Springett
Colors:
Martin Springett

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tan, Don't Burn
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. ...Twenty-Nine...
  4. 3. Alien the Illustrated Story
  5. 4. Time Out: Opus
  6. 5. Let Us Transport You...
    Heavy Metal
  7. 6. The Great Trap Part 4
    The Space Adventures Of Morris White
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Chain Mail
  9. 8. Free Ways
  10. 9. Shelter
  11. 10. Starcrown Part VI
  12. 11. Collector's Items
  13. 12. A Meeting Of Civilizations
    Galactic Geographic
  14. 13. ["Eng. Barnabus Prepares To Leave This World"]
    The Airtight Garage Of Jerry Cornelius
  15. 14. Monsieur Glouglou
  16. 15. Zooks!
  17. 16. Dragonworld
  18. 17. A Space Story
  19. 18. New Ark City
  20. 19. The Mess of Fated Mess
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  22. 21. Caries
  23. 22. Illostratos
  24. 23. Sympathy for the Devil
  25. 24. Mama's Place
  26. 25. Amber II
  27. 26. The Heavy Metal T-shirt. A knockout
  28. 27. Buz
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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