Heavy Metal Magazine #v5#6 [Direct Sales]
(September 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

Taarna (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

[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.

Contents (Table of Contents)

credits / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Totleben (signed)
Inks:
John Totleben
Colors:
John Totleben

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Contents pages with illustration spanning both pages.

Editorial (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.333 page (report information)

Script:
Brad Balfour
Letters:
Typeset

Chain Mail (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.666 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Typeset

Muvovum (Table of Contents)

Den II / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Colors:
Richard Corben
Letters:
Richard Corben

Genre:
sword and sorcery

The Immortals' Fete (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Infantrymen! Infantrymen! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Juan Gimenez (signed)
Pencils:
Juan Gimenez (signed)
Inks:
Juan Gimenez (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Dax Prometheus (Part 5) (Table of Contents)

Cody Starbuck / comic story / 10 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 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.

Outland (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 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

["He made this stuff on the wall"] (Table of Contents)

I'm Age / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jeffrey Jones
Pencils:
Jeffrey Jones
Inks:
Jeffrey Jones
Letters:
Jeffrey Jones

Genre:
humor

The Eye of the Goddess Isliah (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Jaime Brocal Remohi (signed)
Pencils:
Jaime Brocal Remohi (signed)
Inks:
Jaime Brocal Remohi (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery

The Curse Of The Hobbit (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Platt
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Tex Arcana (Part 6) (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 Shape Of Rage: Filming The New Mythology (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Timothy R. Lucus
Letters:
Typeset

Born Again (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Neal McPheeters
Pencils:
Neal McPheeters
Inks:
Neal McPheeters
Letters:
Neal McPheeters

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Judgment Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Matena
Pencils:
Dick Matena
Inks:
Dick Matena
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dossier / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Daphne Davis; Lou Stathis; Philip Jose Farmer; Robert Anton Wilson
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

The Miss Moral America Pageant (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

So Beautiful and So Dangerous (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Angus McKie
Inks:
Angus McKie
Colors:
Angus McKie

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Taarna
  2. 1. [Heavy Metal T-Shirt]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Editorial
  5. 4. Chain Mail
  6. 5. Muvovum
    Den II
  7. 6. The Immortals' Fete
  8. 7. Infantrymen! Infantrymen!
  9. 8. Dax Prometheus (Part 5)
    Cody Starbuck
  10. 9. Heavy Metal Magazine
  11. 10. Outland
  12. 11. ["He made this stuff on the wall"]
    I'm Age
  13. 12. The Eye of the Goddess Isliah
  14. 13. The Curse Of The Hobbit
  15. 14. Tex Arcana (Part 6)
  16. 15. The Shape Of Rage: Filming The New Mythology
  17. 16. Born Again
  18. 17. Judgment Day
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Dossier
  20. 19. The Miss Moral America Pageant
    Rock Opera
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  22. 21. So Beautiful and So Dangerous
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