House of Mystery #318 [Direct-Sales]
(July 1983)

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Volume:
33
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983-03-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Karen Berger
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

I...Vampire! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Inks:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood ?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-355

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Andrew Bennett; Deborah Dancer
Reprints:

["Greetings, devil disciples!"] (Table of Contents)

House of Mystery / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Karen Berger
Pencils:
Ron Randall
Inks:
Ron Randall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain

["I, the pursuer of demons, have been their prey as well!"] (Table of Contents)

I... Vampire! / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan Mishkin; Gary Cohn
Pencils:
Dan Day
Inks:
Tom Sutton
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Andrew Bennett; Deborah Dancer; Mary, Queen of Blood
Synopsis:
Andrew finds a serum which cures him of vampirism but has unexpected side-effects.
Reprints:

["We can manage some primitive existence, if we pool our resources with other survivors!"] (Table of Contents)

The Day After Doomsday / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Jose Matucenio
Inks:
Jose Matucenio
Colors:
Nansi Hoolahan
Letters:
Bernard F. Lagmay Jr.
Job Number:
J-7920

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man and woman discover a functioning robot head. The man is a computer engineer who specialized in robots. He rebuilds the robot and activates it. The robot, a product of the Government Computer Project Warrior Robots Division, kills the two humans, then searches for others.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Mail Room / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Cain]
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1376

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Bob Marcer; Robert Whiteman; Stephen Gawronski; Rick Platt; Cynthia Ketron

Stalk and Slash (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Kelley
Pencils:
Angel Trinidad
Inks:
Angel Trinidad
Colors:
Nansi Hoolahan
Letters:
Esphidy Mahilum

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Reprints:

Move Out! (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Rock; Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Sgt. Rock

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Sgt. Rock vehicle and weapon toys manufactured by Remco.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    I...Vampire!
  2. 1. ["Greetings, devil disciples!"]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. ["I, the pursuer of demons, have been their prey as well!"]
    I... Vampire!
  4. 3. ["We can manage some primitive existence, if we pool our resources with other survivors!"]
    The Day After Doomsday
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  6. 5. Stalk and Slash
  7. 6. Move Out!
    Sgt. Rock; Remco
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