Savage Tales #8

Published
March 1985
Page count
84
Cover price
0.99 AUD; 1.25 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Australian Edition DC
 
Australian Edition DC

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Art
Salvador Fabá, painter [signed as Faba]
Show/hide 1. FlashBack (The Warlord) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Warlord
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Code
J-5148
Characters
Warlord

Credits

Writing
Mike Grell, scripter
Art
Mike Grell, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Larry Hama, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Warlord (DC, 1976 series) #11 (February-March 1978)
Flashback

Notes

This is the first Warlord story from 1st Issue Special #8.

Show/hide 2. Track of the Immortal One (B'wana Beast) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
B'wana Beast
Genre
Jungle

Credits

Writing
Bob Haney , scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
George Roussos, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Kashdan, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #67 (March-April 1967)
Track of the Immortal One
Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #27 ([July 1967?])
Track of the Immortal One
Show/hide 3. The Dark Side of the Gods (Hercules Unbound) Comic story, 16 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hercules Unbound
Genre
Fantasy
Code
J-4621
Characters
The Atomic Knights

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Walt Simonson, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Denny O'Neil, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Hercules Unbound (DC, 1975 series) #11 (June-July 1977)
The Dark Side of the Gods
Also printed
United States
The Art of Walter Simonson (DC, 1989 series) #1 ([June] 1989)
The Dark Side of the Gods
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Great Disaster Featuring the Atomic Knights (DC, 2016) (2014)
The Dark Side of the Gods

Synopsis

Hercules forges a new suit of armor, the Gods of Olympus remain trapped in a temporal storm and Kevin's secret is revealed.

Show/hide 4. The Dwellers of the Dark Domain! (Starfire) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Starfire
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Tom DeFalco, scripter
Art
Mike Vosburg, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Denny O'Neil, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Starfire (DC, 1976 series) #8 (October-November 1977)
The Dwellers of the Dark Domain!

Synopsis

Starfire meets more of the priests like the one that befriended her in issue #1

Notes

Reprints the final issue of this series.

Show/hide 5. Tower of Fear (The Warlord) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Warlord
Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Writing
Mike Grell, scripter
Art
Mike Grell, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Warlord (DC, 1976 series) #10 (December 1977-January 1978)
Tower of Fear
Also printed
United States
Warlord: The Savage Empire (DC, 1992 series) (1992)
Tower of Fear
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Warlord (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([September] 2009)
Tower of Fear
Show/hide 6. Stars & Rockers [Coming soon!] Advertisement, 1 page

"Stars & Rockers. Coming Soon! Another great Federal Super Special!"

Details

Printed
1984 to 1985
More...
Stars & Rockers [Coming soon!]

Notes

This magazine was also published by the Federal Publishing Company. A later variation of this advertisment states "on sale now".


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 2425

Entry created

  • 05/04/2005

Cover added

  • 18/08/2017

Index completed

  • 06/07/2009

Last updated

  • 27/12/2019