The Unexpected #216 [Direct]
(November 1981)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
26
Price
0.60 USD; 0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-07-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Dave Manak
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.


Samurai Nightmare! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
C-708
Genre
horror-suspense

Dog Days (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robin Snyder
Pencils
Howard Bender (signed)
Inks
Adrian Gonzales (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-7549
Characters
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia

Indexer Notes

Story is first and last page of comic.

Samurai Nightmare (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Mishkin; Gary Cohn; Bruce J. Wilde (conception)
Pencils
Adrian Gonzales
Inks
Tex Blaisdell
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-7448
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Clean Sweep (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Red Tornado; Hostess Cup Cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Tall, Dark and Deadly (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Robin Snyder
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-7471
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Face Your Fears (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Noly Zamora
Inks
Noly Zamora
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Esphidy Mahilum

Job Number
J-7451
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Robin Snyder [as RS]
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-823

Indexer Notes

Letters or comments from Pam Miller, Brad Horning, Michael Iacca, Andrew May, Brent Ford, Deborah Williams, Jim Smith, Tarn Stephanor and Cynthia Ketron.

We Are the Masters (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Ken Landgraf
Inks
Vic Catan [as Vicatan]
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
J-6874
Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Samurai Nightmare!
  2. 1. Dog Days
  3. 2. Samurai Nightmare
  4. 3. Clean Sweep
    Red Tornado; Hostess Cup Cakes
  5. 4. Tall, Dark and Deadly
  6. 5. Face Your Fears
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  8. 7. We Are the Masters
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