Warlord #22
(June 1979)

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Volume
4
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1979-03-20
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893248206
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Jack C. Harris (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #166.


The Beast in the Tower! (Table of Contents)

Warlord / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-970
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Warlord
Reprints

[Fun Factory] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Beast in the Tower (Table of Contents: 2)

Warlord / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Grell
Pencils
Mike Grell
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
J-6031
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Warlord [Travis Morgan]
Synopsis
Morgan, having left his friends to be alone and escape the memory of killing his "son", is told by a fortune teller that he has a destiny.
Reprints
Keywords
werewolf

Indexer Notes

The strip returns to a series of one-issue adventures.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Pick Up Sticks.] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superman Meets the Orbitrons! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Superman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

[Fruit Stripe Gum] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Wonder Woman Contest] (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?; ? (photograph)
Inks
?; ? (photograph)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Characters
Wonder Woman (photo of Linda Carter)

[World of Krypton] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

[Be a Draftsman] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[Write Right Now!] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Sea-Monkeys] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Kryptonite Rocks!!] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Chain Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris [as JCH]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-255
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Upon reading Warlord #16, I was slowly realizing (as a friend also pointed out) that Morgan has always been searching for something.

Indexer Notes

Letters from Philip Whitmarsh, Neil Ahlquist, Cliff Dunn, and Tom McNulty.

Volume 79 Issue 13 - Week of March, 19, 1979 (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Daily Planet / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.868 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Hembeck / comic story / 0.132 page (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who's that guy?
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Flash [Barry Allen]; Green Lantern [Hal Jordon]; J'onn S'mithh
Synopsis
The Manhunter from Neptune is looking for work at DC.

[204 pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers Set] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Prizes or Cash] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Street Ball (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Beast in the Tower!
    Warlord
  2. 1. [Fun Factory]
  3. 2. The Beast in the Tower
    Warlord
  4. 3. ["Here they are! Batman & Robin with magnetic hands and feet"]
  5. 4. [Pick Up Sticks.]
  6. 5. ["Remember how many times you felt left out"]
  7. 6. Superman Meets the Orbitrons!
    Superman; Hostess Twinkies
  8. 7. ["Our two wild westerns......are wilder than the west ever was!"]
  9. 8. [Fruit Stripe Gum]
  10. 9. [Wonder Woman Contest]
  11. 10. [World of Krypton]
  12. 11. ["Now it can be told!"]
  13. 12. [Be a Draftsman]
  14. 13. ["Detective Comics continues its 40th anniversary celebration!"]
  15. 14. [Write Right Now!]
  16. 15. [Sea-Monkeys]
  17. 16. [Kryptonite Rocks!!]
  18. 17. ["Upon reading Warlord #16, I was slowly realizing (as a friend also pointed out) that Morgan has always been searching for something."]
    Chain Mail
  19. 18. Volume 79 Issue 13 - Week of March, 19, 1979
    Daily Planet
  20. 19. ["Who's that guy?"]
    Hembeck
  21. 20. [204 pc. Revolutionary War Soldiers Set]
  22. 21. [Prizes or Cash]
  23. 22. Street Ball
    Spalding
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Keith Alan Morgan
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gregory Fischer