(May 1982)

Heavy Metal, 1977 Series
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Volume
6
Price
2.00 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
HM Communications, Inc.
Editing
Julie Simmons-Lynch (credited) (editor); Daphne Davis (credited) (associate editor); Lou Stathis (credited) (associate editor); Steven Maloff (credited) (editorial assistant); Annette Collica (credited) (editorial assistant)

Spheres (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Cohen (credited) (painting); Jon Townley (credited) (painting)
Inks
Richard Cohen (credited) (painting); Jon Townley (credited) (painting)
Colors
Richard Cohen (credited) (painting); Jon Townley (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
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Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Robert Guttke (credited as Robert John Guttke) (sculpture)
Inks
Robert Guttke (credited as Robert John Guttke) (sculpture)
Colors
Robert Guttke (credited as Robert John Guttke) (sculpture)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contents page illustration

Nu Vinyl (Table of Contents: 2)

Dossier / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lou Stathis (credited)
Pencils
Dan Steffan (credited)
Inks
Dan Steffan (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Springtime for Hitler: Speer Chucker (Table of Contents: 3)

Dossier / text article / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Daphne Davis (credited)
Pencils
ABC-TV (photography)
Inks
ABC-TV (photography)
Colors
ABC-TV (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Springtime for Hitler: Saucer, Fang, and Lightning Bolt (Table of Contents: 4)

Dossier / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Lou Stathis (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Springtime for Hitler: Lord of the Swastika (Table of Contents: 5)

Dossier / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Norman Spinrad (credited)
Pencils
Rowena Morrill (credited) (painting)
Inks
Rowena Morrill (credited) (painting)
Colors
Rowena Morrill (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Dreaming (Table of Contents: 6)

Dossier / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
George Blecher (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Light My Fire (Table of Contents: 7)

Dossier / text article / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Daphne Davis (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Iraq Lobster (Table of Contents: 8)

Dossier / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Steven Maloff (credited)
Pencils
Terry Allen (photography)
Inks
Terry Allen (photography)
Colors
Terry Allen (photography)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

SF/P.U. (Table of Contents: 9)

Dossier / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Bruce Sterling (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Mystique Is the Message (Table of Contents: 10)

Dossier / text article / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Brad Balfour (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Fantasy Gaming: The Front Line (Table of Contents: 11)

Dossier / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
William Messner-Loebs (credited as William F. Loebs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Fantasy Gaming: Home Cataclysmia (A Video Fantasy) (Table of Contents: 12)

Dossier / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Sally Tiven
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

War Games (Table of Contents: 13)

Dossier / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Taylor (credited as B. K. Taylor) (signed as B. K. Taylor)
Pencils
Bob Taylor (credited as B. K. Taylor) (signed as B. K. Taylor)
Inks
Bob Taylor (credited as B. K. Taylor) (signed as B. K. Taylor)
Colors
Bob Taylor (credited as B. K. Taylor) (signed as B. K. Taylor)
Letters
Bob Taylor (credited as B. K. Taylor) (signed as B. K. Taylor)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; satire-parody

Neuraztenik Class Struggle (Table of Contents: 14)

The Incal / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Alejandro Jodorowsky (credited as Jodorowsky)
Pencils
Moebius (credited)
Inks
Moebius (credited)
Colors
Yves Chaland (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 4 of 7

The Third Sexual Revolution: Transcendent Eroticism in the Eighties (Table of Contents: 15)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
David Black (credited)
Pencils
Annie Truxell (painting)
Inks
Annie Truxell (painting)
Colors
Annie Truxell (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Den II (Table of Contents: 16)

Den [Richard Corben] / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Corben (credited)
Pencils
Richard Corben (credited) (painting)
Inks
Richard Corben (credited) (painting)
Colors
Richard Corben (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thank you, my friend...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 8 of 18

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Nova 2 / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Luis García (credited)
Pencils
Luis García (credited)
Inks
Luis García (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three men are sent to investigate an unknown object crashed in the desert.
Genre
drama
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 5

The Art of De Es Schwertberger (Table of Contents: 18)

Gallery / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jeff Goldberg (credited)
Pencils
De Es Schwertberger (credited) (painting)
Inks
De Es Schwertberger (credited) (painting)
Colors
De Es Schwertberger (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Superhero (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Angus McKie (credited)
Pencils
Angus McKie (credited) (painting); Alan Craddock (credited) (other bits); Alan Craddock (credited as Alan Daniels) (see notes)
Inks
Angus McKie (credited) (painting); Alan Craddock (credited) (other bits); Alan Craddock (credited as Alan Daniels) (see notes)
Colors
Angus McKie (credited) (painting); Alan Craddock (credited) (other bits); Alan Craddock (credited as Alan Daniels) (see notes)
Letters
Angus McKie ?

Genre
satire-parody; science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Alan Craddock is incorrectly credited as Alan Daniels in the table-of-contents but correctly here.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

At the Middle of Cymbiola / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Claude Renard (credited)
Pencils
François Schuiten (credited)
Inks
François Schuiten (credited)
Colors
François Schuiten (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The legend: the impossible elements
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 7 of 9

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Yragael / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michel Demuth (credited); Pauline Tennant (credited) (translation)
Pencils
Philippe Druillet (credited) (signed as Druillet)
Inks
Philippe Druillet (credited) (signed as Druillet)
Colors
Philippe Druillet (credited) (signed as Druillet)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The serpents and sirens on the periphery of the slag heap.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
  • from Pilote (Dargaud, 1960 series)

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 10

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Zora / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fernando Fernández (credited as Fernando Fernandez)
Pencils
Fernando Fernández (credited as Fernando Fernandez)
Inks
Fernando Fernández (credited as Fernando Fernandez)
Colors
Fernando Fernández (credited as Fernando Fernandez)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The next time we have to make a forced landing, please give me the controls!
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 17

Exiled (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Caza (credited) (signed as CAZA)
Pencils
Caza (credited) (signed as CAZA)
Inks
Caza (credited) (signed as CAZA)
Colors
Caza (credited) (signed as CAZA)
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Reprints

Twelfth Night (Table of Contents: 24)

Shakespeare for Americans / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Chaykin (credited)
Pencils
Walter Simonson (credited) (signed as Simonson (brontosaurus))
Inks
Walter Simonson (credited) (signed as Simonson (brontosaurus))
Colors
Walter Simonson (credited) (signed as Simonson (brontosaurus))
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody

Sixteen and Vanilla (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ted White (credited); Dave Bischoff (adaptation)
Pencils
Val Lindahn (credited as Val Lakey); Val Lindahn (credited as Artifact)
Inks
Val Lindahn (credited as Val Lakey); Val Lindahn (credited as Artifact)
Colors
Val Lindahn (credited as Val Lakey); Val Lindahn (credited as Artifact)
Letters
Val Lindahn ?

Genre
drama
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Mr. Dull... (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bill Plympton (credited) (signed as Bill Plympton)
Pencils
Bill Plympton (credited) (signed as Bill Plympton)
Inks
Bill Plympton (credited) (signed as Bill Plympton)
Letters
Bill Plympton

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

I'm Age / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Jones (credited) (signed as J)
Pencils
Jeff Jones (credited) (signed as J)
Inks
Jeff Jones (credited) (signed as J)
Letters
Jeff Jones ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ice Age.
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Black Knight (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Didier Eberoni (credited)
Pencils
Didier Eberoni (credited) (painting)
Inks
Didier Eberoni (credited) (painting)
Colors
Didier Eberoni (credited) (painting)

Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

The Voyage of Those Forgotten / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Pierre Christin (credited)
Pencils
Enki Bilal (credited) (signed as E BILAL)
Inks
Enki Bilal (credited) (signed as E BILAL)
Colors
Enki Bilal (credited) (signed as E BILAL)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Les Landes is an immense forest along the ocean.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 8

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

The Mercenary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Vicente Segrelles (credited)
Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (credited) (painting)
Inks
Vicente Segrelles (credited) (painting)
Colors
Vicente Segrelles (credited) (painting)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Zaida fell dying, she triggered the floating mechanism.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 8 of 8

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Rock Opera / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Kierkegaard (credited as Rod Kierkegaard Jr)
Pencils
Rod Kierkegaard (credited as Rod Kierkegaard Jr)
Inks
Rod Kierkegaard (credited as Rod Kierkegaard Jr)
Colors
Rod Kierkegaard (credited as Rod Kierkegaard Jr)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boo hoo hoo...
Genre
science fiction

Buses in our Lives (Table of Contents: 32)

The Bus / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Paul Kirchner (credited)
Pencils
Paul Kirchner (credited)
Inks
Paul Kirchner (credited)
Letters
Paul Kirchner

Genre
humor; car
Reprints

The Detour (Table of Contents: 33)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Moebius (credited) (painting)
Inks
Moebius (credited) (painting)
Colors
Moebius (credited) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Spheres
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. Nu Vinyl
    Dossier
  4. 3. Springtime for Hitler: Speer Chucker
    Dossier
  5. 4. Springtime for Hitler: Saucer, Fang, and Lightning Bolt
    Dossier
  6. 5. Springtime for Hitler: Lord of the Swastika
    Dossier
  7. 6. Dreaming
    Dossier
  8. 7. Light My Fire
    Dossier
  9. 8. Iraq Lobster
    Dossier
  10. 9. SF/P.U.
    Dossier
  11. 10. Mystique Is the Message
    Dossier
  12. 11. Fantasy Gaming: The Front Line
    Dossier
  13. 12. Fantasy Gaming: Home Cataclysmia (A Video Fantasy)
    Dossier
  14. 13. War Games
    Dossier
  15. 14. Neuraztenik Class Struggle
    The Incal
  16. 15. The Third Sexual Revolution: Transcendent Eroticism in the Eighties
  17. 16. Den II
    Den [Richard Corben]
  18. 17. ["Three men are sent to investigate an unknown object crashed in the desert."]
    Nova 2
  19. 18. The Art of De Es Schwertberger
    Gallery
  20. 19. Superhero
  21. 20. ["The legend: the impossible elements"]
    At the Middle of Cymbiola
  22. 21. ["The serpents and sirens on the periphery of the slag heap."]
    Yragael
  23. 22. ["The next time we have to make a forced landing, please give me the controls!"]
    Zora
  24. 23. Exiled
  25. 24. Twelfth Night
    Shakespeare for Americans
  26. 25. Sixteen and Vanilla
  27. 26. Mr. Dull...
  28. 27. ["Ice Age."]
    I'm Age
  29. 28. The Black Knight
  30. 29. ["Les Landes is an immense forest along the ocean."]
    The Voyage of Those Forgotten
  31. 30. ["As Zaida fell dying, she triggered the floating mechanism."]
    The Mercenary
  32. 31. ["Oh, boo hoo hoo..."]
    Rock Opera
  33. 32. Buses in our Lives
    The Bus
  34. 33. The Detour
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