Warlord #78 [Direct-Sales]
(February 1984)

DC, 1976 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.25 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983-10-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Ross Andru; Dick Giordano (executive editor)
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.


USAF Col. Travis Morgan (Table of Contents)

The Warlord / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Jurgens (signed)
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-596

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Warlord [Travis Morgan]

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

["Advanced Dungeons & Dragons video game"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Doom's Mouth! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Warlord / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Cary Burkett
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens
Inks:
Mike DeCarlo
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
David Cody Weiss [as Cody]
Job Number:
J-9007

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Aram Al Ashir; Krystovar; Scarhart [Waynah Hunnuh]; Shakira; Tara; the Warlord [Travis Morgan]
Synopsis:
Morgan and crew sail to find the cavern of advanced weapons he had found when he originally encountered the New Atlanteans.

["Q*Bert video game cartridge"] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["$1 million dollar Christmas rebate spectacular"] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Power Lords] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Columbia muscle frame racers"] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Move out!"] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Episode Thirteen: The Quest Begins! (Table of Contents: 8)

The Barren Earth / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gary Cohn
Pencils:
Ron Randall
Inks:
Ron Randall
Colors:
Bob LeRose
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-9013

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Barasha; Jinal Ne Comarr; Lur; Skinner; Renna
Synopsis:
Jinal and friends seek to find who had the power to remote control the Federation ship she had found away.

["Kids-students make big money!!! Sell video game cartridges"] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

["World's greatest comic book and science fiction film conventions"] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

...Back at the Ranch... (Table of Contents: 11)

Meanwhile... / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Loren Fleming; Dick Giordano
Pencils:
Trevor Von Eeden
Inks:
Trevor Von Eeden
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Most of the column is by Fleming about Thriller.

Before page 5 of The Quest Begins!

["Dear Editor: Well, this marks the first completely non-Grell issue."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Chain Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ross Andru; Cary Burkett; Dan Jurgens
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L 1496

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers David Mercury, Wesley M. Allison, Mike Sopp, Ethan Kalett, Carl Fornaris (two), Bob Mueller, Corey Liss, Cristina Johnson, Kevin T. Brown, and Bob Nelson.

["Return of the Jedi Death Star Battle video game cartridge"] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["He's the Power Lord."] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)