Heavy Metal Magazine #v4#5 [Direct Sales]
(August 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

Fun Turns Into Love (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Contents (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Burns (painted)
Inks:
Jim Burns (painted)
Colors:
Jim Burns (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration.

...Forty-one... (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ted White
Pencils:
Jim Burns (painted)
Inks:
Jim Burns (painted)
Colors:
Jim Burns (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial page with mirror image of illlustration from previous page/contents page.

The Residents (Table of Contents)

Muzick / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Comix / text article / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Jay Kinney
Pencils:
Bob Smith
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Bob Smith
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Dementia My Name in Sheboygan (Table of Contents)

Flix / text article / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Bhob Stewart
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Herge & Tintin (Table of Contents)

Comix Int'l / text article / 2.34 pages (report information)

Script:
Maurice Horn
Pencils:
Georges Remi [as Herge]
Inks:
Georges Remi [as Herge]
Colors:
Georges Remi [as Herge]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Heinlein (Table of Contents)

SF / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Brown
Pencils:
Dan Steffan (painted)
Inks:
Dan Steffan (painted)
Colors:
Dan Steffan (painted)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

The Moebius Interview (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Diana K. Bletter
Pencils:
? (photograph); Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks:
? (photograph); Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Color photograph of Moebius with black and white characters over image.

Shore Leave (Table of Contents)

comic story / 18 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 2

The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer (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 7 of 10

[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

Indexer Notes

Sequence is 2 one-quarter page sections on consecutive pages.

Little Tiny Comics #2 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rick Veitch
Pencils:
Rick Veitch
Inks:
Rick Veitch
Colors:
Rick Veitch
Letters:
Rick Veitch

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence is 3 one-third page sections on consecutive pages.

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 two-thirds page sections on consecutive pages.

Salammbo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 16 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

Adapted from Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert. Part 1 of 4

The Mysteries of Eroticism #2 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:
  • From METAL HURLANT

Cloud (Table of Contents)

Changes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

"The late Julian Kernes" also credited, but nothing specific. Part 16 of 31

Target: Boche (Table of Contents)

Changes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 17 of 31

Hero Worship (Table of Contents)

Changes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 18 of 31

Norhearth Fair (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Larry Elmore
Pencils:
Larry Elmore
Inks:
Larry Elmore
Letters:
Larry Elmore

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Sequence is 3 one-third page sections on consecutive pages.

Progress! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:
  • From PILOTE

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 4

The Alchemist Supreme (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Christian Godard
Pencils:
Julio Ribera
Inks:
Julio Ribera
Colors:
Julio Ribera
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From PILOTE

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 5

Not So Heavy Metal (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michel Gueranger (painted)
Inks:
Michel Gueranger (painted)
Colors:
Michel Gueranger (painted)

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Fun Turns Into Love
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. ...Forty-one...
  4. 3. The Residents
    Muzick
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Comix
  6. 5. Dementia My Name in Sheboygan
    Flix
  7. 6. Herge & Tintin
    Comix Int'l
  8. 7. Heinlein
    SF
  9. 8. The Moebius Interview
  10. 9. Shore Leave
  11. 10. The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  13. 12. Little Tiny Comics #2
  14. 13. Rock Opera
  15. 14. Salammbo
  16. 15. The Mysteries of Eroticism #2
  17. 16. Cloud
    Changes
  18. 17. Target: Boche
    Changes
  19. 18. Hero Worship
    Changes
  20. 19. Norhearth Fair
  21. 20. Progress!
  22. 21. The Alchemist Supreme
  23. 22. Not So Heavy Metal
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