Warlord #55 [Direct]
(March 1982)

DC, 1976 Series
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Volume
7
Price
0.60 USD; 0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1981-11-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Dick Giordano (credited) (managing editor); Laurie Sutton (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.
This issue has variants:

Have a Nice Day (Table of Contents)

Warlord / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
C-806
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Warlord [Travis Morgan]; Aram al Ashir; Shakira; Tara

Indexer Notes

Colors credit confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

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

MPC / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Have a Nice Day! (Table of Contents: 2)

Warlord / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Grell (credited) (plot); Sharon Grell (uncredited, see notes)
Pencils
Mark Texeira (credited)
Inks
Mike DeCarlo (credited)
Colors
Adrienne Roy (credited)
Letters
John Costanza (credited)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Warlord [Travis Morgan]; Tara; Shakira; Aram al Ashir; Reaudel; Joshua Morgan (last page cameo)
Synopsis
King Ashir has a problem with criminals who have taken over a military outpost on the main trade route.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Scripting credits per Mike Grell October 2006. "I worked by dictation and she typed the scripts. I plotted, she wrote. I got billing credit."

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

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The K-9 Caper! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Twinkies / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Atlantis! (Table of Contents: 5)

Arion, Lord of Atlantis / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg (credited)
Pencils
Jan Duursema (credited)
Inks
Jan Duursema (credited)
Colors
Tatjana Wood (credited)
Letters
Todd Klein (credited) (story lettering, logo design, see notes); Jan Duursema (logo design, see notes)

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Arion, Lord of Atlantis (intro); Lady Chian (intro); Lady Kesill; Caculha; King D'tilluh
Synopsis
Introduction of Arion and much of the story setting. We first see Chian and the trials of ancient Atlantis.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Logo design credits from Todd Klein, who states Duursema penciled the magic symbol in the O and he designed the rest.

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

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Heroes World / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Write Right Now!] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Laurie Sutton
Pencils
Mike Grell (signed)
Inks
Mike Grell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-947
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is an extremely short note.

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Daniel Lee, The Ramblin' Jersey, and Mike Ryan.

Previews next issue's cover art and Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew! (DC, 1982 series) #1 (March 1982).

[Comics for Collectors] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Monogram Models / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Have a Nice Day
    Warlord
  2. 1. ["With MPC, options are standard equipment."]
    MPC
  3. 2. Have a Nice Day!
    Warlord
  4. 3. ["Play the Bubble Yum sweepstakes"]
    Bubble Yum
  5. 4. The K-9 Caper!
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  6. 5. Atlantis!
    Arion, Lord of Atlantis
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Grit
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Heroes World
  9. 8. [Write Right Now!]
  10. 9. ["This is an extremely short note."]
    Chain Mail
  11. 10. [Comics for Collectors]
  12. 11. ["Monogram superscale."]
    Monogram Models
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan