(August 1971)

Skywald, 1970 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand
A Skywald Publication
Editing
Sol Brodsky (credited) (editor); Herschel Waldman (credited) (associate editor)

Issue Notes

Creature of the Deep! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Boris Vallejo (credited) (signed as Boris) (painting)
Inks
Boris Vallejo (credited) (signed as Boris) (painting)
Colors
Boris Vallejo (credited) (signed as Boris) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

All info used by permission of Richard Arndt.

The Man Who Became... Frankenstein! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Allan Asherman
Pencils
Harold Shull (credited) (signed as Shull) (illustration)
Inks
Harold Shull (credited) (signed as Shull) (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Frontispiece

Slime World (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Chuck McNaughton (credited)
Pencils
Ralph Reese (credited) (signed as Reese)
Inks
Ralph Reese (credited) (signed as Reese)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man and his wife are sightseeing through the famous Paris sewers, when they come upon an underground society of cannibalistic mutants.
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Whence Stalked the Werewolf (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Len Brown (credited)
Pencils
Carlos Garzón (credited as Carlos Garzon) (signed)
Inks
Carlos Garzón (credited as Carlos Garzon) (signed)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A doctor hypnotizes a man so he can delve into his previous life. It turns out long ago in the 19th century he was a werewolf who was killed by angry villagers. Through hypnosis he becomes a werewolf again in the modern day.
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Nightmare’s Nightmail (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rich Buckler (illustration); Bruce Jones (illustration); ? (illustrations)
Inks
Rich Buckler (illustration); Bruce Jones (illustration); ? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Letters page includes a short bio & photo of Boris Vallejo and panels from earlier issues.

The Doom Star! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Chuck McNaughton (credited)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (credited as Sean Todd)
Inks
Dan Adkins (credited as Adkins); Ralph Reese (credited as Reese)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In the 12th century, the people in Europe have gone mad with fear due to an incoming "Doom Star". It turns out it was a spacecraft that contained humanoid animals who warn a knight that humanity must not continue on its self destructive path or else!
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Indexer Notes

Sutton uses the pseudonym Sean Todd in the credits.

Boris Karloff (Table of Contents: 6)

Great Men of the Horror Films / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Allan Asherman (credited)
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Boris Karloff
Synopsis
Article on the horror films of Boris Karloff.
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Creature of the Deep (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Chuck McNaughton (credited)
Pencils
Jack Katz (credited)
Inks
Jack Abel (credited)
Letters
Jean Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Rampant pollution has killed most of the sea life and has caused others to become gigantic monsters who attack civilization. Most of the monsters are defeated by radiation, but the radiation has gotten into the drinking water and is causing mutant babies to be born.
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Indexer Notes

Cover story.

Nazi Death Rattle (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson (credited)
Pencils
Serg Moren (credited) (signed as Serg Moren)
Inks
Serg Moren (credited) (signed as Serg Moren)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
During World War 2, Nazis are being killed by vampires from Romania.
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Within the Torture Chamber (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kevin Pagan (credited)
Pencils
Doug Wildey (credited)
Inks
Doug Wildey (credited)
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
During the Spanish Inquisition a nobleman kills a judge, but the judge returns from the grave to get revenge.
Reprints

[Back cover promos] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Creature of the Deep!
  2. 1. The Man Who Became... Frankenstein!
  3. 2. Slime World
  4. 3. Whence Stalked the Werewolf
  5. 4. Nightmare’s Nightmail
  6. 5. The Doom Star!
  7. 6. Boris Karloff
    Great Men of the Horror Films
  8. 7. Creature of the Deep
  9. 8. Nazi Death Rattle
  10. 9. Within the Torture Chamber
  11. 10. [Back cover promos]
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Richard Arndt
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Nick Caputo
  • Merlin Haas
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Eduardo Urrutia
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike White