Weird War Tales #100 [Direct-Sales]
(June 1981)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume:
11
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Len Wein
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Creature Commandos Invade the War That Time Forgot! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-583

Genre:
fantasy; war
Characters:
Creature Commandos [Warren Griffith; "Lucky" Taylor; Vincent Velcro]

["You know my name--I am Death, the ultimate equalizer--and nowhere is my kingdom greater than here--in the weird war!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-7341

Genre:
occult; war
Characters:
Death

Dinosaur Convoy (Table of Contents)

Creature Commandos; The War That Time Forgot / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike W. Barr
Pencils:
Bob Hall
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
fantasy; horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Creature Commandos [Warren Griffith; "Lucky" Taylor; Vincent Velcro; Lt. Matthew Shrieve]
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Set in the south Pacific in 1943 during World War II.

Gold Mine Rescue (Table of Contents)

Superman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Jimmy Olsen

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies in comic strip format.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis [as Ted P. Skimmer]
Pencils:
? (letter head)
Inks:
? (letter head)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-751

Indexer Notes

Index of Weird War Tales #1-50.

Stop the War, I Want to Get Out! (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robin Snyder
Pencils:
Trevor von Eeden [as Von Eeden]
Inks:
Bret Breeding [as Breeding]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6861

Genre:
humor; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set on a movie soundstage in present day.

The Scavengers! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Warner
Pencils:
Vicente Catan [as Vicatan]
Inks:
Vicente Catan [as Vicatan]
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6860

Genre:
occult; war
Characters:
Death

Indexer Notes

Set in 16th century Japan. Death does not host but appears in the story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Creature Commandos Invade the War That Time Forgot!
    Creature Commandos; The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. ["You know my name--I am Death, the ultimate equalizer--and nowhere is my kingdom greater than here--in the weird war!"]
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. Dinosaur Convoy
    Creature Commandos; The War That Time Forgot
  4. 3. Gold Mine Rescue
    Superman; Hostess
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
  6. 5. Stop the War, I Want to Get Out!
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. The Scavengers!
    Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Wells
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk