Weird War Tales #93 [Direct]
(November 1980)

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Volume
10
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Len Wein (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Creature Commandos! (Table of Contents)

The Creature Commandos / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Creature Commandos [Griffith; Taylor; Lt. Matthew Shrieve; Velcro]; Nazis
Keywords
monsters

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Inks
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-6839
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is said that there is nothing quite so handsome as a man in uniform!
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Death

The Creature Commandos! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Creature Commandos / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Pat Broderick
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-6445
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Death (host); Creature Commandos [Griffith; Taylor; Lt. Matthew Shrieve; Velcro] (intro, origin)
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Set during World War II.

Batman vs. the League of Assassins (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Ultimate Weapon (Table of Contents: 4)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Denys Cowan
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-6532
Genre
science fiction; war
Characters
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set sometime in the future.

Rising Sun (Table of Contents: 5)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Noly Zamora
Inks
Noly Zamora
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Esphid Mahilum

Job Number
J-6593
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set in the early 1940s in a Japanese-American relocation camp during World War II.

Life Hangs by a Thread (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Vicente Alcazar
Inks
Vicente Alcazar
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Job Number
J-5805
Genre
horror-suspense; war
Characters
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set in 1942 in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

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

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

Script
Bob Rozakis [as Ted. P. Skimmer]
Pencils
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Inks
Joe Kubert (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-609
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Creature Commandos!
    The Creature Commandos
  2. 1. ["It is said that there is nothing quite so handsome as a man in uniform!"]
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. The Creature Commandos!
    The Creature Commandos
  4. 3. Batman vs. the League of Assassins
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  5. 4. Ultimate Weapon
    Weird War Tales
  6. 5. Rising Sun
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. Life Hangs by a Thread
    Weird War Tales
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • John Wells
  • Matthew Head
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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