Heavy Metal Magazine #v4#8 [Direct]
(November 1980)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
4
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HM Communications, Inc.
ISBN
?
Editing
Ted White
Color
Color
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound

Warmth (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Hajime Sorayama (painted)
Inks
Hajime Sorayama (painted)
Colors
Hajime Sorayama (painted)

Genre
science fiction

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wotipka (painted)
Inks
Wotipka (painted)
Colors
Wotipka (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Contents page with illustration spanning to next page/editorial page.

...Forty-four... (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Ted White
Pencils
Wotipka (painted)
Inks
Wotipka (painted)
Colors
Wotipka (painted)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial page with illustration spanning to previous page/contents page.

Murk in the Crystal Balls (Table of Contents: 3)

Sidebar / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Silverberg
Pencils
Richard Admiral (painted)
Inks
Richard Admiral (painted)
Colors
Richard Admiral (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Muzick / text article / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
Lou Stathis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

SF / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Steve Brown
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Comix / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Jay Kinney
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Japanese Comics (Table of Contents: 7)

Comix Int'l / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Maurice Horn
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

An outsider's look at manga.

Heavy Metal on Film (Table of Contents: 8)

Flix / text article / 2.33 pages (report information)

Script
Bhob Stewart
Pencils
Mike Ploog
Inks
Mike Ploog
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Image uses brown ink.

Blind Citadel (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Giraud
Pencils
Jean Giraud [as Gir] (signed)
Inks
Jean Giraud [as Gir] (signed)
Colors
Jean Giraud [as Gir] (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Not signed with the Moebius pseudonym.

A.k.a. in French as "La Citadelle aveugle".

Awaken (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Springett
Pencils
Martin Springett
Inks
Martin Springett
Colors
Martin Springett
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Bookshelf (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Kaluta
Pencils
Mike Kaluta
Inks
Mike Kaluta
Letters
Mike Kaluta

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
  • from Detroit Triple Fan Fair Convention Program (Bob Brosch, 1973)

The Rub (part two) (Table of Contents: 12)

Changes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 20 of 31.

Interlude (Table of Contents: 13)

Changes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Randy Tusone also credited, possibly for the photographs (this part is fumetti). Part 21 of 31.

Duologue (Table of Contents: 14)

Changes / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Howarth
Pencils
Matt Howarth
Inks
Matt Howarth
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 22 of 31.

Sans Family (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Nicole Claveloux
Pencils
Nicole Claveloux
Inks
Nicole Claveloux
Colors
Nicole Claveloux
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Metropolitan Opera (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Prophet and the Dictator (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
P. Poirier
Pencils
P. Poirier
Inks
P. Poirier
Colors
P. Poirier
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

The Quest (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Derek Parks-Carter
Pencils
Derek Parks-Carter
Inks
Derek Parks-Carter
Letters
Derek Parks-Carter

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 2. Sequence is three, half page sections on consecutive pages.

Little Tiny Comics #3 (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rick Veitch
Pencils
Rick Veitch
Inks
Rick Veitch
Colors
Rick Veitch
Letters
Rick Veitch

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence is 3, one-third page sections (vertical) on 2 consecutive pages.

Interference (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Teule
Pencils
Jean Teule
Inks
Jean Teule
Colors
Jean Teule
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Sequence is three, two-third page sections on consecutive pages. Panels are yellow with red ink.

The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Lupoff
Pencils
Stephen Stiles
Inks
Stephen Stiles
Letters
Stephen Stiles

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 9 of 10.

the bus (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Paul Kirchner
Pencils
Paul Kirchner
Inks
Paul Kirchner
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
The Bus passengers create a new city in the middle of nowhere.
Reprints

the bus (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Paul Kirchner
Pencils
Paul Kirchner
Inks
Paul Kirchner
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
The Bus gets spray painted with graffiti.
Reprints

Rock Opera (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr.
Pencils
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr. (painted)
Inks
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr. (painted)
Colors
Rod Kierkegaard, Jr. (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Sequence is six, two-thirds page sections on consecutive pages.

Red-Beard and the Brain Pirate (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

a.k.a. "Barbe-Rouge et le cerveau-pirate"

Progress! Conclusion (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Pierre Christin
Pencils
Enki Bilal
Inks
Enki Bilal
Colors
Enki Bilal
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
  • From PILOTE

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 4

Standing on the Corner (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dan Steffan
Pencils
Dan Steffan
Inks
Dan Steffan
Colors
Dan Steffan
Letters
Dan Steffan

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Number 13 at Hialeah (Table of Contents: 28)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chris Achilleos (painted)
Inks
Chris Achilleos (painted)
Colors
Chris Achilleos (painted)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Warmth
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. ...Forty-four...
  4. 3. Murk in the Crystal Balls
    Sidebar
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Muzick
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    SF
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Comix
  8. 7. Japanese Comics
    Comix Int'l
  9. 8. Heavy Metal on Film
    Flix
  10. 9. Blind Citadel
  11. 10. Awaken
  12. 11. The Bookshelf
  13. 12. The Rub (part two)
    Changes
  14. 13. Interlude
    Changes
  15. 14. Duologue
    Changes
  16. 15. Sans Family
  17. 16. Metropolitan Opera
  18. 17. The Prophet and the Dictator
  19. 18. The Quest
  20. 19. Little Tiny Comics #3
  21. 20. Interference
  22. 21. The Adventures of Professor Thintwhistle and His Incredible Aether Flyer
  23. 22. the bus
  24. 23. the bus
  25. 24. Rock Opera
  26. 25. Red-Beard and the Brain Pirate
  27. 26. Progress! Conclusion
  28. 27. Standing on the Corner
  29. 28. Number 13 at Hialeah
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