Heavy Metal Magazine #v2#4 [Direct Sales]
(August 1978)

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Volume:
2
Price:
1.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
HM Communications, Inc
Editing:
Sean Kelly; Valerie Marchant
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:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Inks:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Colors:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

...Moreover... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vern
Inks:
Vern
Colors:
Vern
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Editorial page with illustration.

[It was the beginning of winter on Dpem] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Sindbad in the Land of the Jinn (Table of Contents)

New Tales of the Arabian Nights / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 14

Major Grubert's Adventure (Table of Contents)

The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 13 of 32. Part 12 appears in the June 1978 issue.

Mission on Saturn! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rene Petillon
Pencils:
Rene Petillon
Inks:
Rene Petillon
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Gail (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 8.

Off-Season (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Elisabeth Salomon [as Zha]
Pencils:
Nicole Claveloux
Inks:
Nicole Claveloux
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 5

Orion (Table of Contents)

Orion / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Orion

Indexer Notes

Part 5 of 9

Georgik (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Georgik
Pencils:
Georgik
Inks:
Georgik
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Rochberny (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Jacques Rochberny
Pencils:
Jacques Rochberny
Inks:
Jacques Rochberny
Colors:
Jacques Rochberny
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Title from Table of Contents. One-third of the page vertically.
Rest of page is ad (with previous page) for issues of Heavy Metal Magazine.

New Evidence of Life in the Void (Table of Contents)

Galactic Geographic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Karl B. Kofoed
Pencils:
Karl B. Kofoed (painted)
Inks:
Karl B. Kofoed (painted)
Colors:
Karl B. Kofoed (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Only Connect: A Sequence (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Alias
Pencils:
Alias
Inks:
Alias
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

More Than Human (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Theodore Sturgeon; Doug Moench (adaptation)
Pencils:
Alex Nino
Inks:
Alex Nino
Colors:
Alex Nino
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3

Heilman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Voss
Pencils:
Al Voss
Inks:
Al Voss
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 6

Peaceful in the Country (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From PILOTE

Somewhere, Sometime (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Workman
Pencils:
John Workman
Inks:
John Workman
Colors:
John Workman
Letters:
John Workman

Genre:
science fiction

Planet of Terror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul LaMontellerie
Pencils:
Philippe Cazaumayou [as Caza]
Inks:
Philippe Cazaumayou [as Caza]
Colors:
Philippe Cazaumayou [as Caza]
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From PILOTE

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

Last appearance was in the March 1978 issue. I think this is still the same continuing story despite "The End" on the last two chapters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michel Gueranger
Inks:
Michel Gueranger
Colors:
Michel Gueranger

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ...Moreover...
  3. 2. [It was the beginning of winter on Dpem]
  4. 3. Sindbad in the Land of the Jinn
    New Tales of the Arabian Nights
  5. 4. Major Grubert's Adventure
    The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius
  6. 5. Mission on Saturn!
  7. 6. Gail
  8. 7. Off-Season
  9. 8. Orion
    Orion
  10. 9. Georgik
  11. 10. Rochberny
  12. 11. New Evidence of Life in the Void
    Galactic Geographic
  13. 12. Only Connect: A Sequence
  14. 13. More Than Human
  15. 14. Heilman
  16. 15. Peaceful in the Country
  17. 16. Somewhere, Sometime
  18. 17. Planet of Terror
  19. 18. Age of Ages
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • David Southwood
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Jerry Hillegas