(December 1978)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.50 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HM Communications, Inc.
ISBN
?
Barcode
0709893658712
Editing
Sean Kelly; Valerie Marchant; Julie Simmons (managing)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Second Experiment (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Peter Jones [as Peter A. Jones] (painting)
Inks
Peter Jones [as Peter A. Jones] (painting)
Colors
Peter Jones [as Peter A. Jones] (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • First published as the cover to 'The Second Experiment' by J. O. Jeppson (Panther Books, 1975)

...Verily (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Phil Trumbo
Inks
Phil Trumbo
Colors
Phil Trumbo
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text introduction with illustrated header.

Barbarella's Born Again! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Barbarella: The Moon Child / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sinbad in the Land of the Jinn (Table of Contents: 3)

New Tales of The Arabian Nights / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jan Strnad
Pencils
Richard Corben
Inks
Richard Corben
Colors
Richard Corben
Letters
Richard Corben ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

Episode No. 1: The Thousandth Contract (Table of Contents: 4)

Hit Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Episode No. 2: The Fury of Vengeance (Table of Contents: 5)

Hit Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Exquiste Corpses (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Phil Trumbo (signed)
Pencils
Phil Trumbo (signed)
Inks
Phil Trumbo
Colors
Phil Trumbo

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

The Sign (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lawrence Shell
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

What Does It All Mean? (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Heavy Metal Magazine / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Orion / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gray Morrow
Pencils
Gray Morrow
Inks
Gray Morrow
Colors
Gray Morrow ?
Letters
Gray Morrow ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As the witch queen of Xansra dies at the hands of...
Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

Exterminator 17 (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jean-Pierre Dionnet
Pencils
Enki Bilal
Inks
Enki Bilal
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Time Machine (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Heavy Metal Calendar 1979 / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Gail (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Philippe Druillet
Pencils
Philippe Druillet
Inks
Philippe Druillet
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery

What the Mind May Conceive - Let the Eye Behold! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

More Than Human / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Off-Season (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Elisabeth Salomon [as Zha]
Pencils
Nicole Claveloux
Inks
Nicole Claveloux
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Tarot (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

The Airtight Garage Of Jerry Cornelius / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

The Colored Lights and Frequent Electrical Fires Attract a Certain Primitive Animal (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ben Katchor (signed)
Pencils
Ben Katchor (signed)
Inks
Ben Katchor (signed)
Colors
Ben Katchor
Letters
Ben Katchor

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Mankind Has Taken A Giant Leap (Episode III) (Table of Contents: 18)

So Beautiful And So Dangerous / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Angus McKie
Pencils
Angus McKie (painting)
Inks
Angus McKie (painting)
Colors
Angus McKie (painting)
Letters
Angus McKie

Genre
humor; science fiction

The Development of an Intergalactic Corporation: A Treatise (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Aull
Pencils
Bob Aull
Inks
Bob Aull
Letters
Bob Aull

Genre
humor; science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Heavy Metal T-Shirt / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In Dolly's Dreams (Table of Contents: 21)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Kaluta (painting)
Inks
Mike Kaluta (painting)
Colors
Mike Kaluta (painting)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Second Experiment
  2. 1. ...Verily
  3. 2. Barbarella's Born Again!
    Barbarella: The Moon Child
  4. 3. Sinbad in the Land of the Jinn
    New Tales of The Arabian Nights
  5. 4. Episode No. 1: The Thousandth Contract
    Hit Man
  6. 5. Episode No. 2: The Fury of Vengeance
    Hit Man
  7. 6. Exquiste Corpses
  8. 7. The Sign
  9. 8. What Does It All Mean?
    Heavy Metal Magazine
  10. 9. ["As the witch queen of Xansra dies at the hands of..."]
    Orion
  11. 10. Exterminator 17
  12. 11. Time Machine
    Heavy Metal Calendar 1979
  13. 12. Gail
  14. 13. What the Mind May Conceive - Let the Eye Behold!
    More Than Human
  15. 14. Off-Season
  16. 15. Tarot
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Airtight Garage Of Jerry Cornelius
  18. 17. The Colored Lights and Frequent Electrical Fires Attract a Certain Primitive Animal
  19. 18. Mankind Has Taken A Giant Leap (Episode III)
    So Beautiful And So Dangerous
  20. 19. The Development of an Intergalactic Corporation: A Treatise
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Heavy Metal T-Shirt
  22. 21. In Dolly's Dreams
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