Eclipso #42
(juin 1974)

Arédit-Artima, 1968 Series
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Price
3,50 FRF
Pages
164
Indicia Frequency
mensuel
On-sale date
1974-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Bandes dessinées pour adultes
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Arédit
Brand
Comics Pocket
Editing
Janine Keirsbilk (directrice de la publication)
Color
Noir et Blanc [Black and White]
Dimensions
13cm x 19cm [digest]
Paper Stock
Papier journal [Newsprint]
Binding
Broché [squarebound]
Publishing Format
Etait une série non limitéé [Was Ongoing Series]

L'Homme-Chose (Table of Contents)

L'Homme-Chose [Man-Thing] / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horreur-suspense (horror-suspense)
Characters
L'Homme-Chose
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Tarif d'abonnements (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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Au sommaire de ce numéro (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

L'Homme-Chose (Table of Contents: 3)

L'Homme-Chose [Man-Thing] / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (uncredited)
Pencils
Howard Chaykin (uncredited)
Inks
Gray Morrow (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
horreur-suspense (horror-suspense)
Characters
Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Ellen (last name unrevealed); Dr. Warren B. Thompson, M.D.; Margaret Thompson; Hank Drummond; Billie Jo Drummond; Bobby Drummond
Synopsis
The Man-Thing discovers an infant being abandoned in the swamp, prompting it to seek retribution for the heinous act.
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Trente minutes à vivre (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain America / comic story / 29 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (uncredited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (layouts, uncredited); Dick Ayers (pencils, uncredited); John Romita (uncredited)
Inks
John Tartaglione (uncredited); John Romita (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
super-héros (superhero)
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Batroc [Georges Batroc]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes] (flashback); Agent 13 [Sharon Carter] (first appearance); Sgt. Duffy (flashback)
Synopsis
Cap tries to keep Batroc from getting his hands on a vial of Inferno 42.
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Indexer Notes

Les 2 histoires originales sont réunies en un seul récit. [The 2 original stories are merged into a single one.]

Encyclopédie des connaissances sexuelles (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Les esclaves du crépuscule (Table of Contents: 6)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 14.5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko (plot, uncredited); Roy Thomas (dialogue, uncredited)
Pencils
Steve Ditko (uncredited)
Inks
Steve Ditko (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
super-héros (superhero)
Characters
Dormammu; Clea (unnamed); Dr. Strange; Asti, The All-Seeing; The Ancient One; Tazza
Synopsis
Dormammu uses Asti to lure Strange into an alien dimension where he will be under no vow to spare him. The Ancient One takes Strange to the ruler of a dimension who has senses one of Dormammu's spells in a far-off corner of infinity. There, Dormammu contacts Tazza, and claims that Strange is coming there to kill him. The two battle to a standstill, until Strange convinces Tazza he only seeks information-- and forces the release of Tazza's various prisoners, who are grateful for his help. Both Dormammu & Strange mentally prepare for a coming "final combat" between them.
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Brûlant (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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Namor contre Draggor (Table of Contents: 8)

Namor le Prince des Mers [Sub-Mariner] / comic story / 17.5 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (uncredited)
Pencils
Bill Everett (uncredited)
Inks
Bill Everett (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
super-héros (superhero)
Characters
Namor, the Sub-Mariner; GUESTS: Lady Dorma; Lord Vashti; VILLAINS: Dragorr Robot; the Gnome
Synopsis
As Namor plans his assault against the surface world, he is contacted by Dragorr, ruler of a small island, and invited to join him in conquering the world. Namor feels insulted by the surface man's affronty and decides to visit his island to teach him a lesson. Instead, he ends up being captured and forced to do Dragorr's bidding. It is only the timely intervention of the Lady Dorma that frees him and reveals the fact that Dragorr is a robot being run by the diminutive Gnome.
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[Atomos] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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[Vengeur] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Le Géant brise le "Casseur" (Table of Contents: 11)

Giant-Man; la Guêpe [Wasp] / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (uncredited)
Pencils
Carl Burgos (uncredited)
Inks
Chic Stone (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
super-héros (superhero)
Characters
Giant Man [Henry Pym]; Janet van Dyne [Wasp]; VILLAIN: Wrecker [Smith]
Synopsis
The police ask Giant-Man and the Wasp to stop the Wrecker and his gang who have been strong-arming business owners in Brooklyn.
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La défaite de Thor (Table of Contents: 12)

Thor / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (uncredited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (uncredited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
super-héros (superhero)
Characters
Thor [Donald Blake]; Hercules; Odin; Heimdall; Balder; Seidring the Merciless (introduction); Jane Foster
Synopsis
Thor and Hercules fight over Jane Foster. Odin, still angry because Thor revealed his identity to Jane, removes half Thor's powers by giving 'Odin Power' to Seidring. Hercules defeats Thor.
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[Face d'Ange] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

L'appel de l'au-delà (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script
Allyn Brodsky (uncredited)
Pencils
Jack Katz (uncredited)
Inks
Bill Everett (uncredited)
Letters
?

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[Aventures Fiction] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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Choc (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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La malédiction de Westfield (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
George Alec Effinger (uncredited)
Pencils
Billy Graham (uncredited)
Inks
Billy Graham (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
horreur-suspense (horror-suspense)
Characters
Paul Darling; Linda; Steve; Bill; Lonnie; Tommy Davis; Jimmy Ryan
Synopsis
The best student athletes of Westfield Heights High School are struck down one by one by an unknown illness.
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[TTX 75] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Conan le Barbare (Table of Contents: 19)

Conan le Barbare [Conan the Barbarian] / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (uncredited)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (uncredited)
Inks
Dan Adkins (uncredited)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy (fantasy-supernatural); heroic fantasy (sword and sorcery)
Characters
Conan; Volff of Vanaheim (introduction); Olav of Aesgaard (introduction); King Kull (cameo, introduction); Sharkosh the Shaman (introduction); Star-Stone Demons (introduction)
Synopsis
Conan battles at Vanaheim and sees his future. Tara returns to her dimension
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[Les publications ci dessous...] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

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Arédit pense à vous ! (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. L'Homme-Chose
    L'Homme-Chose [Man-Thing]
  2. 1. Tarif d'abonnements
  3. 2. Au sommaire de ce numéro
  4. 3. L'Homme-Chose
    L'Homme-Chose [Man-Thing]
  5. 4. Trente minutes à vivre
    Captain America
  6. 5. Encyclopédie des connaissances sexuelles
  7. 6. Les esclaves du crépuscule
    Dr. Strange
  8. 7. Brûlant
  9. 8. Namor contre Draggor
    Namor le Prince des Mers [Sub-Mariner]
  10. 9. [Atomos]
  11. 10. [Vengeur]
  12. 11. Le Géant brise le "Casseur"
    Giant-Man; la Guêpe [Wasp]
  13. 12. La défaite de Thor
    Thor
  14. 13. [Face d'Ange]
  15. 14. L'appel de l'au-delà
  16. 15. [Aventures Fiction]
  17. 16. Choc
  18. 17. La malédiction de Westfield
  19. 18. [TTX 75]
  20. 19. Conan le Barbare
    Conan le Barbare [Conan the Barbarian]
  21. 20. [Les publications ci dessous...]
  22. 21. Arédit pense à vous !
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