Warlord #55 [Direct Edition]
(March 1982)

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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:
Laurie Sutton
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 copyright registration.


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

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

["With MPC, options are standard equipment."] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Warlord / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

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.

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."

["Play the Bubble Yum sweepstakes"] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Atlantis! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Jan Duursema
Inks:
Jan Duursema
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
Todd Klein (story and logo design); Jan Duursema (logo design)

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Arion, Lord of Atlantis (intro); Lady Chian (intro); Lady Kesill; Caculha; King D'tilluh
Synopsis:
Intro 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 suspects Duursema penciled (at least the main symbol) and he inked.

[Grit] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Heroes World] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["This is an extremely short note."] (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

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Daniel Lee, The Ramblin' Jersey, and Mike Ryan. Previews next issue's cover art and Captain Carrot and His Amazing Zoo Crew #1.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Monogram superscale."] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Have a Nice Day
    Warlord
  2. 1. ["With MPC, options are standard equipment."]
  3. 2. Have a Nice Day!
    Warlord
  4. 3. ["Play the Bubble Yum sweepstakes"]
  5. 4. The K-9 Caper!
    Batman; Hostess Twinkies
  6. 5. Atlantis!
    Arion, Lord of Atlantis
  7. 6. [Grit]
  8. 7. [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."]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Matthew Head
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gregory Fischer