Heavy Metal Magazine #v5#2 [Direct]
(May 1981)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
5
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HM Communications, Inc.
ISBN
?
Editing
Leonard Mogel; Julie Simmons (executive)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Enter Adam (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Enrich Torres (painting)
Inks
Enrich Torres (painting)
Colors
Enrich Torres (painting)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dzintars Mezulis
Inks
Dzintars Mezulis
Colors
Dzintars Mezulis
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration spanning to next page.

Immortality (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
William S. Burroughs
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text article with illustrations.

Editorial (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.666 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial text with illustration.

Chain Mail (Table of Contents: 4)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Bloodstar (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Robert E. Howard (original story); John Pocsik (adaptation); John Jakes (adaptation)
Pencils
Richard Corben
Inks
Richard Corben
Colors
Richard Corben ?
Letters
Richard Corben ?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Reprints

Tex Arcana (Part Three) (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

Pillars Of P-11507 (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Reprints

The Immortals' Fete (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Enki Bilal (signed)
Pencils
Enki Bilal (signed)
Inks
Enki Bilal
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Heavy Metal Collector's Items (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Dax Prometheus (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 10)

Cody Starbuck / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Chaykin
Pencils
Howard Chaykin (painting)
Inks
Howard Chaykin (painting)
Colors
Howard Chaykin (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Maker: Dzintars Mezulis (Table of Contents: 11)

Gallery / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Brad Balfour
Pencils
Dzintars Mezulis
Inks
Dzintars Mezulis
Colors
Dzintars Mezulis
Letters
Typeset

Heavy Metal Bookself (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Audition (Table of Contents: 13)

Changes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
Matt Howarth

Genre
science fiction

Take: 2 (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
?

Last-Minute Butterflies or ...In Den Garten Pharaos' (Table of Contents: 15)

Changes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
Matt Howarth

Genre
science fiction

1:09 (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Waller
Pencils
Charles Waller
Inks
Charles Waller
Letters
Charles Waller

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Reflection (Table of Contents: 17)

Valentina / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Guido Crepax
Pencils
Guido Crepax (signed / dated 1974)
Inks
Guido Crepax
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Background of pages is bluish grey color.

[Heavy Metal T-Shirt] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

The Toll Bridge (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Suydam; Joe Koch
Pencils
Arthur Suydam (signed / dated 1979)
Inks
Arthur Suydam
Colors
Arthur Suydam
Letters
Arthur Suydam

Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Rock Opera / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Kierkegaard
Pencils
Rod Kierkegaard
Inks
Rod Kierkegaard
Colors
Rod Kierkegaard
Letters
Rod Kierkegaard

First Line of Dialogue or Text
President Kennedy once said...
Genre
satire-parody

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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

Genre
humor

[Heavy Metal Magazine] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

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

Cody Starbuck (Table of Contents: 23)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Howard Chaykin (painting / signed)
Inks
Howard Chaykin (painting / signed)
Colors
Howard Chaykin (painting / signed)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Enter Adam
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Immortality
  4. 3. Editorial
  5. 4. Chain Mail
  6. 5. Bloodstar
  7. 6. Tex Arcana (Part Three)
  8. 7. Pillars Of P-11507
  9. 8. The Immortals' Fete
  10. 9. Heavy Metal Collector's Items
  11. 10. Dax Prometheus (Part 1)
    Cody Starbuck
  12. 11. The Maker: Dzintars Mezulis
    Gallery
  13. 12. Heavy Metal Bookself
  14. 13. Audition
    Changes
  15. 14. Take: 2
  16. 15. Last-Minute Butterflies or ...In Den Garten Pharaos'
    Changes
  17. 16. 1:09
  18. 17. Reflection
    Valentina
  19. 18. [Heavy Metal T-Shirt]
  20. 19. The Toll Bridge
  21. 20. ["President Kennedy once said..."]
    Rock Opera
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  23. 22. [Heavy Metal Magazine]
  24. 23. Cody Starbuck
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