(September 1978)

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Volume:
8
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
44
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

The Attack of The Undead (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
C-765

Genre:
occult; war
Characters:
Nazis; vampires

"Enter my domain, reader--and fear!" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-5144

Genre:
war; occult
Characters:
Death

The Attack of the Undead (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Pencils:
E. R. Cruz (signed)
Inks:
E. R. Cruz (signed)
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Esphid Mahilum [as Esphid M.]
Job Number:
J-5132

Genre:
war; occult
Characters:
Death (host); Nazis; vampires

Indexer Notes

Set in 1944 in France during World War II.

The Lost Ace! (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Manhart
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-5203

Genre:
war; occult
Characters:
Death (host)
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Sgt. Rock Special (DC, 1988 series) #3 (March 1989).

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II in the Pacific Theater.

Onward and Upward (Table of Contents)

DC Publishorial / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jenette Kahn
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Placed in between pages 2 and 3 of the previous sequence.

The Alien Among Us (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Mike Grell
Inks:
Mike Grell
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Ben Oda
Editing:
Joe Orlando
Job Number:
J-3443

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Death (host)
Synopsis:
Unknown to each other, two aliens from Venus assume earthlings' identities on a farm in Maine.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • From Amazing World of DC Comics, The (DC, 1974 Series) #12 (July 1976).

Indexer Notes

Reprint information from Israel Jovanovich, September 2007.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Paul Levitz
Pencils:
? (letter head)
Inks:
? (letter head)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-980

Indexer Notes

Explains that the series has been including new and inventory stories on a one-for-one basis. However, there are only six inventory stories left.

Daily Planet Volume 77 Issue 24 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
? (illos)
Inks:
? (illos)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Human Target; Odd Man; Ray
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Attack of The Undead
    Weird War Tales
  2. 1. "Enter my domain, reader--and fear!"
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. The Attack of the Undead
    Weird War Tales
  4. 3. The Lost Ace!
    Weird War Tales
  5. 4. Onward and Upward
    DC Publishorial
  6. 5. The Alien Among Us
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
  8. 7. Daily Planet Volume 77 Issue 24
    Daily Planet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Matthew Head
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk