Heavy Metal Magazine #v3#5 [Direct Sales]
(September 1979)

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Volume:
3
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

Love Hurts (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Cherry (painted)
Inks:
Jim Cherry (painted)
Colors:
Jim Cherry (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Contents (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Romas Kukalis (painted)
Inks:
Romas Kukalis (painted)
Colors:
Romas Kukalis (painted)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration.

...Thirty... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Sean Kelly
Pencils:
Phil Trumbo
Inks:
Phil Trumbo
Colors:
Phil Trumbo
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Introductory text with illustration.

Soft Landing (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dan O'Bannon
Pencils:
Thomas Warkentin (painted)
Inks:
Thomas Warkentin (painted)
Colors:
Thomas Warkentin (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Adapted into the opening sequence of the first Heavy Metal movie.

The Doll (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
J. K. Potter
Pencils:
J. K. Potter (painted)
Inks:
J. K. Potter (painted)
Colors:
J. K. Potter (painted)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

["Things are going badly on the second level"] (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]
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 28 of 32.

Only Connect - The Spirit of the Game (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Continues as sequence 16.

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (Table of Contents)

Buck Rogers / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Title page for following sequence.

On the Moon of Madness! (Table of Contents)

Buck Rogers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Lawrence
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Apparently a preview of a longer work. Art is signed by both Lawrence and Morrow.

Rising to the Occasion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Kenneth Smith
Pencils:
Kenneth Smith
Inks:
Kenneth Smith
Letters:
Kenneth Smith

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Little Red V-3 (Table of Contents)

A Metallic Tale / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dominique Hé
Pencils:
Dominique Hé
Inks:
Dominique Hé
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

The Grail War (Table of Contents)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Monaco
Pencils:
Marcus Boas (painted)
Inks:
Marcus Boas (painted)
Colors:
Marcus Boas (painted)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Text story exerpt from a novel with illustrations.

Elvis (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Francois Thomas
Pencils:
Francois Thomas
Inks:
Francois Thomas
Colors:
Francois Thomas
Letters:
Francois Thomas

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Bus / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Kirchner
Pencils:
Paul Kirchner
Inks:
Paul Kirchner
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

A World Between (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Norman Spinrad
Pencils:
Donald Brautigan (painted)
Inks:
Donald Brautigan (painted)
Colors:
Donald Brautigan (painted)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Text story excerpt from the book with full page illustration.

[Elric of Melnibone] (Table of Contents)

Elric of Melnibone / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Moorcock
Pencils:
Frank Brunner (painted)
Inks:
Frank Brunner (painted)
Colors:
Frank Brunner (painted)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 2. Part 2 appears in the 11/79 issue. Adapted from the original text story.

Only Connect - The Spirit of the Game (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Continued from sequence 6.

[Jerry Cornelius uses his super powers to escape the raving mob] (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]
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 29 of 32.

Telefield Episode 6 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Macedo
Pencils:
Sergio Macedo (painted)
Inks:
Sergio Macedo (painted)
Colors:
Sergio Macedo (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 6 of 6. Part 5 appears in the 7/79 issue.

Shelter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Chantal Montellier
Pencils:
Chantal Montellier
Inks:
Chantal Montellier
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Val Mayerik (painted)
Inks:
Val Mayerik (painted)
Colors:
Val Mayerik (painted)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Love Hurts
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. ...Thirty...
  4. 3. Soft Landing
  5. 4. The Doll
  6. 5. ["Things are going badly on the second level"]
    The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius
  7. 6. Only Connect - The Spirit of the Game
  8. 7. Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
    Buck Rogers
  9. 8. On the Moon of Madness!
    Buck Rogers
  10. 9. Rising to the Occasion
  11. 10. Little Red V-3
    A Metallic Tale
  12. 11. The Grail War
  13. 12. Elvis
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  15. 14. A World Between
  16. 15. [Elric of Melnibone]
    Elric of Melnibone
  17. 16. Only Connect - The Spirit of the Game
  18. 17. [Jerry Cornelius uses his super powers to escape the raving mob]
    The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius
  19. 18. Telefield Episode 6
  20. 19. Shelter
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Glenn MacKay
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