Heavy Metal Magazine #v5#8 [Direct]
(November 1981)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
5
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HM Communications, Inc.
ISBN
?
Editing
Leonard Mogel
Color
Color
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
glossy
Binding
Squarebound

The Mercenary (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (painted)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
George DeHoff (painted)
Inks
George DeHoff (painted)
Colors
George DeHoff (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Contents pages with illustration spanning both pages.

Editorial (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Christopher Hoffman (photograph)
Inks
Christopher Hoffman (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial with black and white photograph.

Shakespeare for Americans (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Chaykin; Walt Simonson
Pencils
Howard Chaykin; Walt Simonson
Inks
Howard Chaykin; Walt Simonson
Colors
Howard Chaykin; Walt Simonson
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody

The Mercenary (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Vicente Segrelles
Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 8

Spotting the Demons (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mick Farren
Pencils
Christopher Hoffman
Inks
Christopher Hoffman
Colors
Christopher Hoffman
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Theory of Evolution (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Michael Gross (painted)
Inks
Michael Gross (painted)
Colors
Michael Gross (painted)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Art of Leo & Diane Dillon (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Byron Preiss
Pencils
Leo Dillon (painted); Diane Dillon (painted)
Inks
Leo Dillon (painted); Diane Dillon (painted)
Colors
Leo Dillon (painted); Diane Dillon (painted)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

The Immortals' Fete (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From PILOTE

Indexer Notes

Part 7 of 8

At the Middle of Cymbiola (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Claude Renard
Pencils
Francois Schuiten
Inks
Francois Schuiten
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 9

Mudwog (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Suydam
Pencils
Arthur Suydam
Inks
Arthur Suydam
Colors
Arthur Suydam
Letters
Arthur Suydam

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Humus (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Rafael Estrada
Pencils
Rafael Estrada (painted)
Inks
Rafael Estrada (painted)
Colors
Rafael Estrada (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

One Evening, I Saw Red! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
  • From PILOTE

I'm Age (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Jones
Pencils
Jeff Jones
Inks
Jeff Jones
Letters
Jeff Jones

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Tex Arcana (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Findley
Pencils
John Findley
Inks
John Findley
Letters
John Findley

Genre
horror-suspense; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Part 7 of 9

New Musics (Table of Contents: 15)

Dossier / text article / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Lou Stathis
Pencils
Bob Bohumil Krcil (photography)
Inks
Bob Bohumil Krcil (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Conspicuously Consumed (Table of Contents: 16)

Dossier / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Brad Balfour
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Heavenly Choir (Table of Contents: 17)

Dossier / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Jonathan White
Pencils
Christopher Hoffman
Inks
Christopher Hoffman
Colors
Christopher Hoffman
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Mourning Becomes Electric (Table of Contents: 18)

Dossier / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Duart McLean
Pencils
Christopher Hoffman
Inks
Christopher Hoffman
Colors
Christopher Hoffman
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Western Decline (Table of Contents: 19)

Dossier / text article / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Jim Farber
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Animatus Incredibilis: Dis-Mission (Table of Contents: 20)

Dossier / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Daphne Davis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Animatus Incredibilis: Hand Job (Table of Contents: 21)

Dossier / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Bhob Stewart
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Hot Wired: Kraftwerk (Table of Contents: 22)

Dossier / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Charles M. Young
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Siren Song (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Cummings
Pencils
Paul Abrams
Inks
Paul Abrams
Colors
Paul Abrams
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

The Egg of the World (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton]
Pencils
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton] (painted)
Inks
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton] (painted)
Colors
Jean Torton [as Jeronaton] (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
  • From METAL HURLANT

O'Clock (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Antonio Altarriba
Pencils
Luis Royo (painted)
Inks
Luis Royo (painted)
Colors
Luis Royo (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Heard of human chess? Here's a human clock.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Bus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Kirchner
Pencils
Paul Kirchner
Inks
Paul Kirchner
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

And the Children Play (Table of Contents: 27)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tito Salamoni (painted)
Inks
Tito Salamoni (painted)
Colors
Tito Salamoni (painted)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Image on back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Mercenary
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Editorial
  4. 3. Shakespeare for Americans
  5. 4. The Mercenary
  6. 5. Spotting the Demons
  7. 6. Theory of Evolution
  8. 7. The Art of Leo & Diane Dillon
  9. 8. The Immortals' Fete
  10. 9. At the Middle of Cymbiola
  11. 10. Mudwog
  12. 11. Humus
  13. 12. One Evening, I Saw Red!
  14. 13. I'm Age
  15. 14. Tex Arcana
  16. 15. New Musics
    Dossier
  17. 16. Conspicuously Consumed
    Dossier
  18. 17. Heavenly Choir
    Dossier
  19. 18. Mourning Becomes Electric
    Dossier
  20. 19. Western Decline
    Dossier
  21. 20. Animatus Incredibilis: Dis-Mission
    Dossier
  22. 21. Animatus Incredibilis: Hand Job
    Dossier
  23. 22. Hot Wired: Kraftwerk
    Dossier
  24. 23. Siren Song
  25. 24. The Egg of the World
  26. 25. O'Clock
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    The Bus
  28. 27. And the Children Play
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