Heavy Metal Magazine #v5#5 [Direct Sales]
(August 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

Grace (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Esteban Maroto (painting / signed)
Inks:
Esteban Maroto (painting / signed)
Colors:
Esteban Maroto (painting / signed)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gregory Scott
Inks:
Gregory Scott

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
Contents pages with illustration spanning both pages.

Editorial (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Brad Balfour
Letters:
Typeset

Comment (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bert
Pencils:
Bert
Inks:
Bert
Letters:
Bert

Genre:
humor

Heavy Metal Bookshelf (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for books from Heavy Metal Books.

Chain Mail (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.666 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Yawn (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.333 page (report information)

Script:
Stephen Bissette
Pencils:
Stephen Bissette
Inks:
Stephen Bissette
Letters:
Stephen Bissette

Genre:
humor

The Richard Corben Interview (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

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

5:00 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Fisher (signed)
Pencils:
Mark Fisher (signed)
Inks:
Mark Fisher (signed)
Letters:
Mark Fisher

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Story panels have a bluish grey background.

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dossier / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Daphne Davis; Lou Stathis; Ralph T. Castle; Charles M. Young; David Azarc
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Martelaine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
John Workman
Pencils:
John Workman
Inks:
John Workman
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
drama
Reprints:

Paradise Lost (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Victor Mora
Pencils:
Carlos Gimenez
Inks:
Carlos Gimenez
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Heavy Metal: The Making Of The Movie (Table of Contents)

text article / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Brad Balfour
Pencils:
Richard Corben; Errol Bryant; Cornie Cole; Michael Ploog; Roger Mainwood; Brian Larkin; Neal Adams; Gimenez; Jose Abel; Christian Bedard
Inks:
Richard Corben; Errol Bryant; Cornie Cole; Michael Ploog; Roger Mainwood; Brian Larkin; Neal Adams; Gimenez; Jose Abel; Christian Bedard
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

From Paper To Film-The Legend Of Taarna (Table of Contents)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bhob Stewart
Pencils:
Sherman Labby; Michael Ploog; Howard Chaykin; J. S. Goert; Renee Holt; Loni Lloyd
Inks:
Sherman Labby; Michael Ploog; Howard Chaykin; J. S. Goert; Renee Holt
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Pigs on the Wing (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Feduniewicz
Pencils:
Tom Yeates
Inks:
Tom Yeates
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Reprints:

The Immoral Majority (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Norman Spinrad
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[Heavy Metal Magazine] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for a subscription to Heavy Metal Magazine.

Homo Detritus (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 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

The Immortals' Fete (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Dax Prometheus (Part 4) (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) / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for back issues and binder for Heavy Metal Magazine.

["I hear they're opening a new diet resort..."] (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) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for T-shirts from Heavy Metal Magazine.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Go! (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Hajime Sorayama (painting)
Inks:
Hajime Sorayama (painting)
Colors:
Hajime Sorayama (painting)

Keywords:
adult

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Grace
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Editorial
  4. 3. Comment
  5. 4. Heavy Metal Bookshelf
  6. 5. Chain Mail
  7. 6. Yawn
  8. 7. The Richard Corben Interview
  9. 8. 5:00
  10. 9. Outland
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Dossier
  12. 11. Martelaine
  13. 12. Paradise Lost
  14. 13. Heavy Metal: The Making Of The Movie
  15. 14. From Paper To Film-The Legend Of Taarna
  16. 15. Pigs on the Wing
  17. 16. The Immoral Majority
  18. 17. [Heavy Metal Magazine]
  19. 18. Homo Detritus
  20. 19. The Immortals' Fete
  21. 20. Dax Prometheus (Part 4)
    Cody Starbuck
  22. 21. Heavy Metal Collector's Items
  23. 22. ["I hear they're opening a new diet resort..."]
    Rock Opera
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  25. 24. [Heavy Metal T-Shirt]
  26. 25. On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!
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