The Unexpected #214 [Direct]
(September 1981)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
26
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-05-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Cary Burkett
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Mostly Saddle-Stitched (Squarebound #157-162)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from copyright registration.


Slaughterhouse Arena! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
C-660
Genre
horror-suspense

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

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

Script
Robin Snyder
Pencils
Howard Bender (signed)
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7409
First Line of Dialogue or Text
B-but, Mordred! Let me explain!

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from The Comic Reader #191.

Fatal Forgery (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Noly Panaligan
Inks
Noly Panaligan
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5728
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

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

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Robin Snyder [as RS]
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-809

The Robot Master (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Slaugtherhouse Arena! [Slaughterhouse Arena] (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Kelley; Steve Bissette [as S. R. Bissette]
Pencils
Adrian Gonzales
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-7465
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title is incorrect on the story, but has the correct spelling on the cover.

Four-Eyes (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Robin Snyder
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Adrian Gonzales
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Pierre Bernard, Jr. [as P. Bernard Jr.]

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

The Curse of the Werewolf Is Upon You, My Man! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Mishkin; Gary Cohn
Pencils
Adrian Gonzales
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Pierre Bernard, Jr.

Job Number
J-7447
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Robin Snyder
Pencils
Howard Bender
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, girls...
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Slaughterhouse Arena!
  2. 1. ["B-but, Mordred! Let me explain!"]
  3. 2. Fatal Forgery
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  5. 4. The Robot Master
    Wonder Woman; Hostess Twinkies
  6. 5. Slaugtherhouse Arena! [Slaughterhouse Arena]
  7. 6. Four-Eyes
  8. 7. The Curse of the Werewolf Is Upon You, My Man!
  9. 8. ["All right, girls..."]
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