Heavy Metal Magazine #v4#2 [Newsstand]
(May 1980)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
4
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
ISBN
?
Barcode
0709893658705
Editing
Ted White
Color
Color
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Heavy Metal Magazine (Heavy Metal, 1977 series) #v4#2 [Direct].


The Fourteen Year Itch (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Michael Kanarek (painted)
Inks
Michael Kanarek (painted)
Colors
Michael Kanarek (painted)

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover image.

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Guy Colwell (painted)
Inks
Guy Colwell (painted)
Colors
Guy Colwell (painted)

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

...Thirty-eight... (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Guy Colwell (painted)
Inks
Guy Colwell (painted)
Colors
Guy Colwell (painted)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial with illustration spanning to previous page/contents page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Comix / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jay Kinney
Pencils
Dan Steffan
Inks
Dan Steffan
Colors
Dan Steffan
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Muzick / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Stathis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Flix / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bhob Stewart
Pencils
Jerry Tiritilli (painted)
Inks
Jerry Tiritilli (painted)
Colors
Jerry Tiritilli (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

SF / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Brown
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Sidebar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Barry Malzberg
Pencils
John Workman
Inks
John Workman
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Champakou (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 17 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
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 3

The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 10

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Paul Kirchner
Pencils
Paul Kirchner
Inks
Paul Kirchner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Two quarter page sequences.

The Spirit of the Beast (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Alchemist Supreme (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Story of a space wanderer's search for the woman of his dreams and God.
Reprints
  • From PILOTE

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 5

December (Table of Contents: 13)

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
Reprints

Sentinel (Table of Contents: 14)

Gallery Section: New Books / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Mead (painted)
Inks
Syd Mead (painted)
Colors
Syd Mead (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

This and the next four "features" are actually the component parts of a single feature displaying artwork from three forthcoming books (divided for indexing clarity). Writing credits are for feature scripts; they also carry editorial comments (by White?).

Elfspire (Table of Contents: 15)

Gallery Section: New Books / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Thomas Blackshear (painted)
Inks
Thomas Blackshear (painted)
Colors
Thomas Blackshear (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

A Tolkien Bestiary (Table of Contents: 16)

Gallery Section: New Books / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Allen Curless (painted); Ian Miller (painted)
Inks
Allen Curless (painted); Ian Miller (painted)
Colors
Allen Curless (painted); Ian Miller (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

The Studio (Table of Contents: 17)

Gallery Section: New Books / illustration / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jeff Jones (painted);Mike Kaluta (painted); Barry Windsor-Smith (painted); Bernie Wrightson (painted)
Inks
Jeff Jones (painted); Mike Kaluta (painted); Barry Windsor-Smith (painted); Bernie Wrightson (painted)
Colors
Jeff Jones (painted); Mike Kaluta (painted); Barry Windsor-Smith (painted); Bernie Wrightson (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future: The Man from Nowhere (Table of Contents: 18)

Gallery Section: New Books / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Art by either Frank Hampson, Don Harley, or both, but it's not made clear.

Way-Place Beyond the Screen (Table of Contents: 19)

Changes / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Sciarra; Matt Howarth (adaptation)
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Extended credits say, "Adapted from "Walker", a film by Tony Sciarra / With photo by the late Julian Kernes." Part 6 of 31

Enossification (Table of Contents: 20)

Changes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 7 of 31

...And Find Us (Table of Contents: 21)

Changes / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Sciarra; Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 8 of 31

Reptilangelo at Work (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 0.333 page (report information)

Script
Carl Potts
Pencils
Carl Potts
Inks
Carl Potts
Colors
Carl Potts
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Dream Police! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Two quarter page sequences on consecutive pages.

Rock Opera (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Four, 2/3 page sequences on 6 consecutive pages.

First Love (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Perry; Stephen Bissette
Pencils
Perry; Stephen Bissette
Inks
Perry; Stephen Bissette
Colors
Perry; Stephen Bissette
Letters
Perry; Stephen Bissette

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

No specific mention of who Perry is or who did what. Sequence of images inserted between paragraphs of text article.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Dream Police! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Sequence is top and bottom quarter of page.

Only the Plitch! (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fourteen Year Itch
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. ...Thirty-eight...
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Comix
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Muzick
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Flix
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    SF
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Sidebar
  9. 8. Champakou
  10. 9. The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  12. 11. The Spirit of the Beast
  13. 12. The Alchemist Supreme
  14. 13. December
    Suburban Scenes
  15. 14. Sentinel
    Gallery Section: New Books
  16. 15. Elfspire
    Gallery Section: New Books
  17. 16. A Tolkien Bestiary
    Gallery Section: New Books
  18. 17. The Studio
    Gallery Section: New Books
  19. 18. Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future: The Man from Nowhere
    Gallery Section: New Books
  20. 19. Way-Place Beyond the Screen
    Changes
  21. 20. Enossification
    Changes
  22. 21. ...And Find Us
    Changes
  23. 22. Reptilangelo at Work
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Dream Police!
  25. 24. Rock Opera
  26. 25. First Love
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Dream Police!
  28. 27. Only the Plitch!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Jerry Hillegas