Heavy Metal Magazine #v5#9 [Newsstand]
(December 1981)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
5
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
ISBN
?
Barcode
0709893658712
Editing
Julie Simmons-Lynch
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) #v5#9 [Direct].

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Giger Does Debbie (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chris Stein (photography)
Inks
Chris Stein (photography)
Colors
Chris Stein (photography)

Genre
science fiction

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Contents pages with illustration spanning both pages.

Editorial (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Julie Simmons-Lynch
Pencils
Alexandra Allinne
Inks
Alexandra Allinne
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial text with illustration.

Shakespeare for Americans (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Simonson
Pencils
Howard Chaykin; Walt Simonson
Inks
Walt Simonson
Colors
Howard Chaykin; Walt Simonson
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody

The Mercenary (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Vicente Segrelles
Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 8

Den II (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Corben
Pencils
Richard Corben (painted)
Inks
Richard Corben (painted)
Colors
Richard Corben (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 18

Tex Arcana (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Findley
Pencils
John Findley
Inks
John Findley
Letters
John Findley

Genre
horror-suspense; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Part 8 of 9. Part 9 appears in the 11/82 issue.

New Musics (Table of Contents: 7)

Dossier / text article / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Lou Stathis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Variety Spicer (Table of Contents: 8)

Dossier / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Bhob Stewart
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

SF Nightmares (Table of Contents: 9)

Dossier / text article / 0.125 page (report information)

Script
Brad Balfour
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Mysterious Mania (Table of Contents: 10)

Dossier / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Elliot Murphy
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Valued Shock (Table of Contents: 11)

Dossier / text article / 0.625 page (report information)

Script
Deborah Harry
Pencils
Christopher Makos (photography)
Inks
Christopher Makos (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Short review of John Waters' (Pink Flamingos, Polyester, etc.) memoirs by Blondie's lead singer.

Mystical Herbert Mix (Table of Contents: 12)

Dossier / text article / 0.375 page (report information)

Script
Norman Spinrad
Pencils
Marcus Leatherdale (photography)
Inks
Marcus Leatherdale (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

De Sade Abound (Table of Contents: 13)

Dossier / text article / 0.375 page (report information)

Script
Mick Farren
Pencils
Guido Crepax
Inks
Guido Crepax
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Tattoo Splendor (Table of Contents: 14)

Dossier / text article / 0.333 page (report information)

Script
Brad Balfour
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

My Ten Favorite Japanese Monster Movies (Table of Contents: 15)

Dossier / text article / 0.333 page (report information)

Script
Glenn O'Brien
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

My Mother, My Hell (Table of Contents: 16)

Dossier / text article / 0.333 page (report information)

Script
Daphne Davis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Strange Encounters of the Swiss Kind (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Deborah Harry; Chris Stein
Pencils
Chris Stein (photography)
Inks
Chris Stein (photography)
Colors
Chris Stein (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Account of the collaboration between Harry & Stein and H.R. Giger.

Mirror of Dreams (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Rose Light Grove (Table of Contents: 19)

El Rhodento del Astro / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Phil Trumbo
Pencils
Phil Trumbo
Inks
Phil Trumbo
Colors
Phil Trumbo
Letters
Phil Trumbo

Genre
science fiction

White House (Table of Contents: 20)

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
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

At the Middle of Cymbiola (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Claude Renard
Pencils
Francois Schuiten
Inks
Francois Schuiten
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 9

Skull and Crossbones (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 9 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

The Immortals' Fete (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From PILOTE

Indexer Notes

Part 8 of 8

I'm Age (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Jones
Pencils
Jeff Jones
Inks
Jeff Jones
Letters
Jeff Jones

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Rock Opera (Table of Contents: 25)

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

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

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

Script
Paul Kirchner
Pencils
Paul Kirchner
Inks
Paul Kirchner
Letters
Paul Kirchner

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Weekends Were Made for Balibob (Table of Contents: 27)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Thomas Warkentin (painted)
Inks
Thomas Warkentin (painted)
Colors
Thomas Warkentin (painted)

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Giger Does Debbie
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Editorial
  4. 3. Shakespeare for Americans
  5. 4. The Mercenary
  6. 5. Den II
  7. 6. Tex Arcana
  8. 7. New Musics
    Dossier
  9. 8. Variety Spicer
    Dossier
  10. 9. SF Nightmares
    Dossier
  11. 10. Mysterious Mania
    Dossier
  12. 11. Valued Shock
    Dossier
  13. 12. Mystical Herbert Mix
    Dossier
  14. 13. De Sade Abound
    Dossier
  15. 14. Tattoo Splendor
    Dossier
  16. 15. My Ten Favorite Japanese Monster Movies
    Dossier
  17. 16. My Mother, My Hell
    Dossier
  18. 17. Strange Encounters of the Swiss Kind
  19. 18. Mirror of Dreams
  20. 19. Rose Light Grove
    El Rhodento del Astro
  21. 20. White House
  22. 21. At the Middle of Cymbiola
  23. 22. Skull and Crossbones
  24. 23. The Immortals' Fete
  25. 24. I'm Age
  26. 25. Rock Opera
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  28. 27. Weekends Were Made for Balibob
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