(May 1981)

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Volume:
11
Price:
0.50 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:
Len Wein
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Gantlet of Giants! [sic] (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks:
Dick Giordano (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-566

Genre:
war; fantasy-supernatural

["Close your eyes and hold your breath, until your head grows dizzy and your lungs scream for air--and you will have just the smallest taste of how a drowning man feels as the churning sea swallows him for all time!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Bender (signed)
Inks:
Rodin Rodriguez (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-7194

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death

A Gauntlet of Giants! (Table of Contents)

The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-6763

Genre:
war
Characters:
Death (host)
Synopsis:
The crew of an American PBA (flying boat) are plucked from the sky by a pterodactyl and must fights for their lives against all sorts of dinosaurs.

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II in the south Pacific.

A Match Made in Hell! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Ric Estrada
Inks:
Ric Estrada
Colors:
Bob LeRose
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino [as Gaspar]
Job Number:
J-7106

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

Indexer Notes

Set in Colonial Bengal.

Man's Best Enemy (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
J-6857

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

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis [as Ted P. Skimmer]
Pencils:
? (letter head)
Inks:
? (letter head)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-736

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Gordon Manley, T.M. Maple, James Sands and Robin Snyder.

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Gutowitz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Date of Filing: October 1, 1980. Average no. copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 243,857.

Divine Wind (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike W. Barr
Pencils:
Mar Amongo
Inks:
Mar Amongo
Colors:
Bob LeRose
Letters:
Esphid Mahilum [as Esphidy]
Job Number:
J-7094

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

Indexer Notes

Set in Japan and over the Pacific Ocean during the last days of World War II.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Gantlet of Giants! [sic]
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. ["Close your eyes and hold your breath, until your head grows dizzy and your lungs scream for air--and you will have just the smallest taste of how a drowning man feels as the churning sea swallows him for all time!"]
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. A Gauntlet of Giants!
    The War That Time Forgot
  4. 3. A Match Made in Hell!
    Weird War Tales
  5. 4. Man's Best Enemy
    Weird War Tales
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
    Weird War Tales
  8. 7. Divine Wind
    Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk