(April 1977)

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Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
HM Communications, Inc
Editing:
Sean Kelly; Valerie Marchant; Julie Simmons (associate)
Color:
Color; Black and White
Dimensions:
Standard Magazine Size US
Binding:
Squarebound (#1); Saddle-stitched (#[2]-v15#6 [v16#1])
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jean-Michel Nicollet (painted)
Inks:
Jean-Michel Nicollet (painted)
Colors:
Jean-Michel Nicollet (painted)

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
Keywords:
robots

Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contents and credits listing.

Origins (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chris Achilleos
Inks:
Chris Achilleos
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Introductory text with small black and white, partial illustration from the cover of Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) #10.

Den (Table of Contents)

Den / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben (painted)
Inks:
Richard Corben (painted)
Colors:
Richard Corben (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Den
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 12.

Rut (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Philippe Druillet
Pencils:
Philippe Druillet
Inks:
Philippe Druillet
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

Conquering Armies (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean-Pierre Dionnet
Pencils:
Jean-Claude Gal
Inks:
Jean-Claude Gal
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Series of self-contained stories with a Twilight Zone feel about historical-ish soldiers finding themselves in unsettling situations. Runs through the July issue, then next appears in January 1978.

The Adventures of Yrris (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dominique Vallet [as Alexis]
Pencils:
Philippe Druillet
Inks:
Philippe Druillet
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 2.

Arzach (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Self-contained stories running through the July 1978 issue.

Selenia (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Marre
Pencils:
Sergio Macedo
Inks:
Sergio Macedo
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

The Sword of Shannara (Table of Contents)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Terry Brooks
Pencils:
Greg Hildebrandt (painted); Tim Hildebrandt (painted)
Inks:
Greg Hildebrandt (painted); Tim Hildebrandt (painted)
Colors:
Greg Hildebrandt (painted); Tim Hildebrandt (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Preview of the novel.

Traumwach (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Pauline Pierson
Pencils:
Philippe Mouchel
Inks:
Al Voss
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

Space Punks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean-Claude Mezieres
Pencils:
Jean-Claude Mezieres
Inks:
Jean-Claude Mezieres
Colors:
Jean-Claude Mezieres
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

["Many of these people..."] (Table of Contents)

1996 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chantal Montellier
Pencils:
Chantal Montellier
Inks:
Chantal Montellier
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

Age of Ages (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Akbar Del Piombo
Pencils:
Norman Rubington (collages)
Inks:
Norman Rubington (collages)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 5.

["Baby, baby don cry."] (Table of Contents)

1996 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chantal Montellier
Pencils:
Chantal Montellier
Inks:
Chantal Montellier
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

Sunspot (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Vaughn Bodé
Pencils:
Vaughn Bodé
Inks:
Vaughn Bodé
Colors:
Bruce Patterson
Letters:
Vaughn Bode

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

The introduction to the May 1977 issue credits Jack Adler with the coloring, but Bruce Patterson writes a letter in the March 1978 issue crediting himself as colorist and explaining his choices to a disgruntled Bode fan, so I'm giving him the credit here. Part 1 of 4.

Manipulation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Patrice Roy
Pencils:
Patrice Roy
Inks:
Patrice Roy
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Agorn / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Philippe Druillet
Inks:
Philippe Druillet
Colors:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Metal Hurlant (Les Humanoïdes Associés, 1975 series) ?

Indexer Notes

Back cover illustration is a preview of a colored, partial panel from "Agorn", which appears in the next issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Origins
  4. 3. Den
    Den
  5. 4. Rut
  6. 5. Conquering Armies
  7. 6. The Adventures of Yrris
  8. 7. Arzach
  9. 8. Selenia
  10. 9. The Sword of Shannara
  11. 10. Traumwach
  12. 11. Space Punks
  13. 12. ["Many of these people..."]
    1996
  14. 13. Age of Ages
  15. 14. ["Baby, baby don cry."]
    1996
  16. 15. Sunspot
  17. 16. Manipulation
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Agorn
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
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