Heavy Metal Magazine #v5#4 [Direct Sales]
(July 1981)

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Volume:
5
Price:
2.00 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
HM Communications, Inc
Editing:
Leonard Mogel; Julie Simmons-Lynch (executive)
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

Exhausted! (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Moore (painting)
Inks:
Chris Moore (painting)
Colors:
Chris Moore (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover image.

Yesterday's Lily (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jeffrey Jones (painting)
Inks:
Jeffrey Jones (painting)
Colors:
Jeffrey Jones (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
sword and sorcery

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Jeffrey Jones' book Yesterday's Lily.

[Heavy Metal] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chris Achilleos (painting)
Inks:
Chris Achilleos (painting)
Colors:
Chris Achilleos (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Heavy Metal Movie.

Contents (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Matthew Quayle (painting)
Inks:
Matthew Quayle (painting)
Colors:
Matthew Quayle (painting)

Genre:
occult

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration spanning to next page/editorial page.

Editorial (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Brad Balfour
Pencils:
Matthew Quayle (painting)
Inks:
Matthew Quayle (painting)
Colors:
Matthew Quayle (painting)
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial page with illustration spanning to previous page/contents page.

Chain Mail (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.333 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

The Richard Corben Interview (Table of Contents)

text article / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Brad Balfour
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Colors:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Typeset

Bloodstar (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert E. Howard (original story); John Pocsik (adaptation); John Jakes (adaptation)
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Colors:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

Tex Arcana (Part 5) (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Findley
Pencils:
John Findley (signed)
Inks:
John Findley
Letters:
John Findley

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Blue Air Compressor (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Stephen King
Pencils:
Walter Simonson (signed)
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrated first page.

Firaz (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Outland (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter Hyams (original story); Jim Steranko (adaptation)
Pencils:
Jim Steranko
Inks:
Jim Steranko
Colors:
Jim Steranko ?
Letters:
Jim Steranko ?

Genre:
science fiction

The Immortals' Fete (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Enki Bilal
Pencils:
Enki Bilal
Inks:
Enki Bilal
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Paradise (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Vicente Alcazar (signed)
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar (signed)
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar(signed)
Letters:
Vincente Alcazar ?

Genre:
science fiction

[Heavy Metal Magazine] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for a subscription to Heavy Metal Magazine.

Whoodoo The Voodoo? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza] (signed)(dated 1977)
Pencils:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza] (signed)(dated 1977)
Inks:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza] (signed)(dated 1977)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dossier / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Daphne Davis; Julie Simmons- Lynch; Brad Balfour; Lou Stathis
Letters:
Typeset

Dax Prometheus (Part 3) (Table of Contents)

Cody Starbuck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Howard Chaykin
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (painting)
Inks:
Howard Chaykin (painting)
Colors:
Howard Chaykin (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Heavy Metal Collector's Items (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Grass Green (signed)
Inks:
Grass Green
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for back issues and binder for Heavy Metal Magazine.

["Hey, Wendy--..."] (Table of Contents)

Rock Opera / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Kierkegaard
Pencils:
Rod Kierkegaard
Inks:
Rod Kierkegaard
Colors:
Rod Kierkegaard
Letters:
Rod Kierkegaard

Genre:
satire-parody

[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

Heavy Metal T-Shirt (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Heavy Metal T-shirts.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Exhausted!
  2. 1. Yesterday's Lily
  3. 2. [Heavy Metal]
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. Editorial
  6. 5. Chain Mail
  7. 6. The Richard Corben Interview
  8. 7. Bloodstar
  9. 8. Tex Arcana (Part 5)
  10. 9. The Blue Air Compressor
  11. 10. Firaz
  12. 11. Outland
  13. 12. The Immortals' Fete
  14. 13. Paradise
  15. 14. [Heavy Metal Magazine]
  16. 15. Whoodoo The Voodoo?
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Dossier
  18. 17. Dax Prometheus (Part 3)
    Cody Starbuck
  19. 18. Heavy Metal Collector's Items
  20. 19. ["Hey, Wendy--..."]
    Rock Opera
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  22. 21. Heavy Metal T-Shirt
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