Psycho #5
(November 1971)

Skywald, 1971 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Brand
A Skywald Publication
Editing
Sol Brodsky (credited) (editor); Herschel Waldman (credited) (associate editor); Helen Rudin (credited) (editorial assistant)

Issue Notes

Additional and new Skywald data by Richard Arndt from his Complete Skywald checklist. Used with permission.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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
Reprints

A Psycho Scene (Table of Contents: 1)

Earth-Worm / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sol Brodsky ? (credited)
Pencils
Bill Everett (credited) (signed as Bill Everett)
Inks
Bill Everett (credited) (signed as Bill Everett)
Letters
Irv Watanabe ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Earth-Worm
Reprints

Indexer Notes

frontispiece

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Let the Dreamer Beware (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel (credited)
Pencils
Ralph Reese (credited) (signed as Reese)
Inks
Ralph Reese (credited) (signed as Reese)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The writer's name was misspelled as Jerry Siegal in the credits.

Power of the Pen (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench (credited as Douglas Moench)
Pencils
Doug Wildey (credited)
Inks
Doug Wildey (credited)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lead characters are based on Archie Goodwin & Stan Lee! (Richard Arndt)

Psycho Delivery (Table of Contents: 5)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Rovin (credited as Jeffrey Rovin); Sol Brodsky ?
Pencils
Boris Vallejo; Ross Andru; ? (illustrations)
Inks
Mike Esposito; ? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters section includes a pencil sketch by Boris Vallejo of the cover to Psycho #3, letters from future artists John Workman and Duffy Vohland and "The Psycho-Analyst", a text article by Jeff Rovin which features an interview with Al Hewetson and a photo of the author.

Cavern of Doom (Table of Contents: 6)

The Heap / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ross Andru (credited)
Pencils
Ross Andru (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense

The Vampire (Table of Contents: 7)

Psycho Photo-Special / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Allan Asherman; Sol Brodsky
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Text article with photographs from various vampire films. Includes an editorial by Sol Brodsky on the price increase.

The Unholy Satanists (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Out of Chaos...a New Beginning, part 2 (Table of Contents: 9)

Out of Chaos / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (credited)
Pencils
Rich Buckler (credited) (signed as R. Buckler)
Inks
Rich Buckler (credited) (signed as R. Buckler)
Letters
Jean Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title change by Richard Arndt.

Frankenstein, Book II: The Sewer Tomb of Le Suub! (Table of Contents: 10)

Frankenstein, Book II / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Sutton (credited as Sean Todd)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (credited as Sean Todd)
Inks
Jack Abel
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Story and pencils credited to Sean Todd. Abel inks per Richard Arndt, 2005-10-10 (Per Sandell ed.). Previous indexer credited Tom Sutton.

[Ad for Nightmare #6] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[Ad for Hell-Rider #3] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. A Psycho Scene
    Earth-Worm
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Let the Dreamer Beware
  5. 4. Power of the Pen
  6. 5. Psycho Delivery
  7. 6. Cavern of Doom
    The Heap
  8. 7. The Vampire
    Psycho Photo-Special
  9. 8. The Unholy Satanists
  10. 9. Out of Chaos...a New Beginning, part 2
    Out of Chaos
  11. 10. Frankenstein, Book II: The Sewer Tomb of Le Suub!
    Frankenstein, Book II
  12. 11. [Ad for Nightmare #6]
  13. 12. [Ad for Hell-Rider #3]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Richard Arndt
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Glenn MacKay
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