(September 1981)

DC, 1971 Series
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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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Incredible Combat as Submarine Battles Sea Serpent! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-615

Genre:
horror-suspense; war

["Behold the aftermath of battle, that aspect of war of which the poets seldom sing!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-7507

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death

A Little Knowledge... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bruce Jones
Pencils:
Tom Sutton
Inks:
Tom Sutton
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-6952

Genre:
science fiction; war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Originally intended for the cancelled Mystery in Space #118. Set sometime in the future.

The Tomb at the Top of the Stairs! (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
David Allikas
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Duffy Mohler
Job Number:
J-7040

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

Indexer Notes

Set in Berlin in the final days of World War II.

Epitaph for a Monster (Table of Contents)

War That Time Forgot / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Bob Hall
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-7149

Genre:
horror-suspense; war

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II in a submarine and on an island of dinosaurs.

The White Knight (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tom Yeates
Inks:
Tom Yeates
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Pierre Bernard Jr.
Job Number:
J-7131

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set during the Crusades in 1191 near Jerusalem.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis (review); Bob Rozakis [as Ted. P. Skimmer] (letter replies, closing)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-803

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Todd McFarlane (Calgary, Alberta), as well as a review by Bob Rozakis of Thin Air (George E. Simpson and Neal R. Burger).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Incredible Combat as Submarine Battles Sea Serpent!
    The War That Time Forgot
  2. 1. ["Behold the aftermath of battle, that aspect of war of which the poets seldom sing!"]
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. A Little Knowledge...
    Weird War Tales
  4. 3. The Tomb at the Top of the Stairs!
    Weird War Tales
  5. 4. Epitaph for a Monster
    War That Time Forgot
  6. 5. The White Knight
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John Wells
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk