Heavy Metal Magazine #v4#1 [Direct Sales]
(April 1980)

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Volume:
4
Price:
2.00 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
HM Communications, Inc
Editing:
Ted White
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

He Turned the Phindog to Stone (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Tony Roberts (painted)
Inks:
Tony Roberts (painted)
Colors:
Tony Roberts (painted)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Contents (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Inks:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Colors:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration spanning to next page/editorial page.

...Third Anniversary... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Inks:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Colors:
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial with illustration spanning to previous page/contents page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sidebar / text article / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Norman Spinrad
Pencils:
Chris Browne
Inks:
Chris Browne
Colors:
Chris Browne
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

SF / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Brown
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Comix Int'l / text article / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Maurice Horn
Pencils:
Guido Crepax
Inks:
Guido Crepax
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Muzick / text article / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Lou Stathis
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flix / text article / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bhob Stewart
Pencils:
Nino Carbe
Inks:
Nino Carbe
Colors:
Nino Carbe
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Champakou (Table of Contents)

comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton]
Pencils:
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton] (painted)
Inks:
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton] (painted)
Colors:
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton] (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Story set in the ancient Mayan civilization circa 1000 AD.
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 3

Of Needle and Thread (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Enki Bilal
Pencils:
Enki Bilal
Inks:
Enki Bilal
Colors:
Enki Bilal
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius / comic story / 8 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 32 of 32.

The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer Chapter Three: Land Ho! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Lupoff
Pencils:
Stephen Stiles
Inks:
Stephen Stiles
Letters:
Stephen Stiles

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 10

The Beast of Wolfton (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Corben
Pencils:
Richard Corben
Inks:
Richard Corben
Colors:
Richard Corben
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3

High Rise (Table of Contents)

Changes / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Matt Howarth
Pencils:
Matt Howarth
Inks:
Matt Howarth
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 5 of 31

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dream Police! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gerry Capelle
Pencils:
Gerry Capelle
Inks:
Gerry Capelle
Colors:
Gerry Capelle
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Two half page sequences on consecutive pages.

Monsieur Glou Glou (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Sequence on top third of page.

Sunday Night (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.165 page (report information)

Script:
Mee
Pencils:
Mee
Inks:
Mee
Colors:
Mee
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence on bottom sixth of the page.

Zooks! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
Vaughn Bode
Pencils:
Vaughn Bode
Inks:
Vaughn Bode
Colors:
Mark Bode
Letters:
Vaughn Bode

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Sequence is 3 quarter page sections on consecutive pages.

Indexer Notes

Part 6 of 7.

Rock Opera (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr.
Pencils:
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr. (painted)
Inks:
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr. (painted)
Colors:
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr. (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence is 6, 2/3 of a page sections on 6 consecutive pages.

November (Table of Contents)

Suburban Scenes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza]
Pencils:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza]
Inks:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza]
Colors:
Philippe Cazamayou [as Caza]
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Perversity (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Wotipka (painted)
Inks:
John Wotipka (painted)
Colors:
John Wotipka (painted)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. He Turned the Phindog to Stone
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. ...Third Anniversary...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Sidebar
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    SF
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Comix Int'l
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Muzick
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Flix
  9. 8. Champakou
  10. 9. Of Needle and Thread
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius
  12. 11. The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer Chapter Three: Land Ho!
  13. 12. The Beast of Wolfton
  14. 13. High Rise
    Changes
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Dream Police!
  16. 15. Monsieur Glou Glou
  17. 16. Sunday Night
  18. 17. Zooks!
  19. 18. Rock Opera
  20. 19. November
    Suburban Scenes
  21. 20. Perversity
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Glenn MacKay
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