(March 1975)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1974-12-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing
Joe Orlando; Paul Levitz (assistant)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #113.


[The Invaders] (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez (signed)
Inks
Luis Dominguez (signed)
Colors
?

Job Number
J-3859
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Keywords
monsters

The Invaders (Table of Contents: 1)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Abe Ocampo
Inks
Abe Ocampo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-3444
Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction; war
Characters
Death (host); Martians
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Set in the Himalayas.

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

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando
Pencils
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Inks
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-3865

Indexer Notes

Letters from Linas Sabalya, Larry Hollis, Prentice Williams and Steve Blakely.

Night of the Blood-Feast! (Table of Contents: 3)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Frank Robbins (signed)
Inks
Frank Robbins (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-3712
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set deep in German-held territory during World War II.

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

The Day After Doomsday! / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
?
Letters
Alfredo Alcala

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...Unngh... Gotta have it... Feel it... Just once...
Genre
drama; science fiction
Synopsis
A man uses a pickaxe to break into a bank. He collapses from a heart attack, having one final moment of joy before he dies.

Indexer Notes

Set sometime in the future.

To Hell and Back (Table of Contents: 5)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
George Evans
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-3566
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Death (host)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Set 23 December 1917 over France during World War I.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Invaders]
    Weird War Tales
  2. 1. The Invaders
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
  4. 3. Night of the Blood-Feast!
    Weird War Tales
  5. 4. ["...Unngh... Gotta have it... Feel it... Just once..."]
    The Day After Doomsday!
  6. 5. To Hell and Back
    Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • John Censullo
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Matthew Head
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk