Creepshow #25380
(July 1982)

New American Library, 1982 Series
 
Price
6.95 USD; 7.95 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
New American Library
Brand
?
ISBN
0-452-25380-2 Search at WorldCat
Editing
?
Color
Color
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Glossy
Publishing Format
Graphic Novel

Issue Notes

At least five printings exist.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Creepshow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kamen (signed)
Inks
Jack Kamen (signed)
Colors
Jack Kamen (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now... A very scary movie
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Creep
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Same artwork from George A. Romero's movie "Creepshow" poster.

Title and credits (Table of Contents: 1)

Creepshow / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson
Inks
Bernie Wrightson
Colors
Michele Wrightson
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Creep
Reprints
Keywords
scroll

Indexer Notes

Title and credits.

[Indicia] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
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Indexer Notes

Indicia for the issue.

Father's Day (Table of Contents: 3)

Creepshow / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen King
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
Michele Wrightson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heh-heh!! Greetings, kiddies, and welcome to the first issue of Creepshow, the magazine that dares to answer the question "who goes there"?"
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Creep (host, introduction); Sylvia Grantham; Cassandra Grantham; Hank Blaine; Aunt Bedelia Grantham; Natham Grantham; Peter Richard Yarbro; Mrs. Danvers; Richard Grantham
Reprints
Keywords
beheading

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the "Father's Day" segment of George A. Romero's movie "Creepshow".

The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill (Table of Contents: 4)

Creepshow / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen King
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
Michele Wrightson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Judas-git-home! Lookit that!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Creep (host); Jordy Verrill; Mr. Bilkmore (dream); Doctor Richard Geeson (dream, voice); Mr. Verrill (dream)
Reprints
Keywords
Bluebird Creek; meteorite

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the "The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill" segment of George A. Romero's movie "Creepshow"; based on Stephen King's short story "Weeds".

The Crate (Table of Contents: 5)

Creepshow / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen King
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
Michele Wrightson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heh-heh! Welcome, kiddies... I don't know about you, but I'm feeling a bit edgy!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Creep (host); Wilma Northrup; Professor Dexter Stanley; Henry Northrup; Mike Latimer; Charlie Gereson; "Fluffy" (monster); Tabitha Raymond; Richard Raymond
Reprints
Keywords
monster

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the "The Crate" segment of George A. Romero's movie "Creepshow"; based on Stephen King's short story "The Crate". The monster's name from IMDB's entry.

Something to Tide You Over (Table of Contents: 6)

Creepshow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen King
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
Michele Wrightson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heh-heh! Hello again, kiddies! My last story was so grueling, I thought I'd take a vacation...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Creep (host); Harry Wentworth; Becky Vickers; Richard Vickers
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the "Something to Tide You Over" segment of George A. Romero's movie "Creepshow".

They're Creeping Up on You (Table of Contents: 7)

Creepshow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen King
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
Michele Wrightson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heh-heh! Well, kiddies, it seems you've caught me moonlighting!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Creep (host); Upson Pratt; George Gendron (voice); Carl Reynolds (voice); White; Lenore Castonmeyer (voice)
Reprints
Keywords
cockroach

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the "They're Creeping Up on You" segment of George A. Romero's movie "Creepshow".

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stephen King conjures up five jolting tales of horror
Characters
Stephen King (photo)

Indexer Notes

Backcover with the contents of the issue and a photo of Stephen King.

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Now... A very scary movie"]
    Creepshow
  2. 1. Title and credits
    Creepshow
  3. 2. [Indicia]
  4. 3. Father's Day
    Creepshow
  5. 4. The Lonesome Death of Jordy Verrill
    Creepshow
  6. 5. The Crate
    Creepshow
  7. 6. Something to Tide You Over
    Creepshow
  8. 7. They're Creeping Up on You
    Creepshow
  9. 8. ["Stephen King conjures up five jolting tales of horror"]
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