Heavy Metal Magazine #v2#4 [Direct]
(August 1978)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
2
Price
1.50 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1978
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HM Communications, Inc.
Editing
Sean Kelly; Valerie Marchant
Color
Color
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Inks
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Colors
Clyde Caldwell (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

...Moreover... (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vern
Inks
Vern
Colors
Vern
Letters
Typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Editorial page with illustration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was the beginning of winter on Dpem
Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Sindbad in the Land of the Jinn (Table of Contents: 3)

New Tales of the Arabian Nights / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jan Strnad
Pencils
Richard Corben (painted)
Inks
Richard Corben (painted)
Colors
Richard Corben (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 14

Major Grubert's Adventure (Table of Contents: 4)

The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Moebius]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 13 of 32. Part 12 appears in the June 1978 issue.

Mission on Saturn! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rene Petillon
Pencils
Rene Petillon
Inks
Rene Petillon
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Gail (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Philippe Druillet
Pencils
Philippe Druillet
Inks
Philippe Druillet
Colors
Philippe Druillet
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 8.

Off-Season (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Elisabeth Salomon [as Zha]
Pencils
Nicole Claveloux
Inks
Nicole Claveloux
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 5

Orion (Table of Contents: 8)

Orion / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gray Morrow
Pencils
Gray Morrow
Inks
Gray Morrow
Colors
Gray Morrow
Letters
Gray Morrow

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Orion
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 5 of 9

Georgik (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Georgik
Pencils
Georgik
Inks
Georgik
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Rochberny (Table of Contents: 10)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Jacques Rochberny
Pencils
Jacques Rochberny
Inks
Jacques Rochberny
Colors
Jacques Rochberny
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Title from Table of Contents. One-third of the page vertically.
Rest of page is ad (with previous page) for issues of Heavy Metal Magazine.

New Evidence of Life in the Void (Table of Contents: 11)

Galactic Geographic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Karl B. Kofoed
Pencils
Karl B. Kofoed (painted)
Inks
Karl B. Kofoed (painted)
Colors
Karl B. Kofoed (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Only Connect: A Sequence (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Alias
Pencils
Alias
Inks
Alias
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

More Than Human (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Theodore Sturgeon; Doug Moench (adaptation)
Pencils
Alex Niño
Inks
Alex Niño
Colors
Alex Niño
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3.

Heilman (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Voss
Pencils
Al Voss
Inks
Al Voss
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 6

Peaceful in the Country (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dominique Vallet [as Alexis]
Pencils
Dominique Vallet [as Alexis]
Inks
Dominique Vallet [as Alexis]
Colors
Dominique Vallet [as Alexis]
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From PILOTE

Somewhere, Sometime (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Workman
Pencils
John Workman
Inks
John Workman
Colors
John Workman
Letters
John Workman

Genre
science fiction

Planet of Terror (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Paul LaMontellerie
Pencils
Philippe Cazaumayou [as Caza]
Inks
Philippe Cazaumayou [as Caza]
Colors
Philippe Cazaumayou [as Caza]
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Age of Ages (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Akbar Del Piombo
Pencils
Norman Rubington (collages)
Inks
Norman Rubington (collages)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Last appearance was in the March 1978 issue. I think this is still the same continuing story despite "The End" on the last two chapters.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Michel Gueranger
Inks
Michel Gueranger
Colors
Michel Gueranger

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ...Moreover...
  3. 2. ["It was the beginning of winter on Dpem"]
  4. 3. Sindbad in the Land of the Jinn
    New Tales of the Arabian Nights
  5. 4. Major Grubert's Adventure
    The Airtight Garage of Jerry Cornelius
  6. 5. Mission on Saturn!
  7. 6. Gail
  8. 7. Off-Season
  9. 8. Orion
    Orion
  10. 9. Georgik
  11. 10. Rochberny
  12. 11. New Evidence of Life in the Void
    Galactic Geographic
  13. 12. Only Connect: A Sequence
  14. 13. More Than Human
  15. 14. Heilman
  16. 15. Peaceful in the Country
  17. 16. Somewhere, Sometime
  18. 17. Planet of Terror
  19. 18. Age of Ages
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
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