(January 1978)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume:
8
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Across the Centuries--Death Always Wins! (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alan Weiss
Inks:
Alan Weiss
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-571

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction; war
Characters:
Death

["I am Death, the slayer of men, and this place is mine!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
E. R. Cruz
Inks:
E. R. Cruz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4752

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death

Indexer Notes

Set at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery.

The Old One (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J3331

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set in 1933 in China.

War Games (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Manak
Pencils:
Dave Manak
Inks:
Dave Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dave Manak
Job Number:
J-4900

Genre:
humor

Gordon of Khartoum (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Burkett
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4762

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

A Weird War Special. Set in November 1884 in the Sudan during the Siege of Khartoum.

Death God (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher [as Bob Kanigher]
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-4712

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set in ancient Babylon and Egypt.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-808
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Across the Centuries--Death Always Wins!
    Weird War Tales
  2. 1. ["I am Death, the slayer of men, and this place is mine!"]
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. The Old One
    Weird War Tales
  4. 3. War Games
  5. 4. Gordon of Khartoum
    Weird War Tales
  6. 5. Death God
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
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