Planet Series 1 #2 Unusual Tales

Published
October 1977
Page count
100
Cover price
0.75 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Unusual Tales Cover, 1 page

"Can this be Tomorrow?"

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Pat Boyette, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 2 (November 1967)
Show/hide 1. Children of Doom Part 2: The Last Countown.... Part 3: the Final hour... Comic story, 25 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter [as Sergius O'Shaugnessy]
Art
Pat Boyette, line art
Text
Pat Boyette, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 2 (November 1967)
Also printed
United States
Space War (Charlton, 1978 series) #32 (December 1978)
Show/hide 2. The Broken Will Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Code
D5739

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill, scripter
Art
Fred Himes, line art
Text
, letterer
Management
George Wildman, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Beyond the Grave (Charlton, 1975 series) #1 (July 1975)
The Broken Will
Also printed
Australia
Vampire Killers (Gredown/Boraig, 1982?) ([1982?])
The Broken Will
 
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #158 (December 1982)
The Broken Will
Show/hide 3. The Spookman (The Spookman) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Spookman
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Pat Boyette, scripter
Art
Pat Boyette, line art
Text
Pat Boyette, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 1 (September 1967)
Show/hide 4. Three Characters in Search of a Kingpin (The Tyro Team) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Tyro Team
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, scripter
Art
Bill Montes, penciller
 
Ernie Bache, inker
Text
, typeset
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 1 (September 1967)
Show/hide 5. Night of the Mockers Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 6. Great Grand-Father's Ghost Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-235
Characters
Mr. Dedd; Timmy; Timmy's grandfather; Elteeb; George (Timmy's father)

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill , scripter
Art
Rocco Mastroserio, line art
Text
Herb Field, letterer
Management
Pat Masulli, original Executive Editor
 
Dick Giordano, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #58 (November 1966)
Great Grandfather's Ghost

Synopsis

Timmy's grandfather's ghost gives him a giant beetle. Timmy's father is not happy until the beetle saves them from a robber.

Show/hide 7. Expedition Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, scripter
Art
Pat Boyette, line art
Text
Pat Boyette, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 4 (May 1968)
Show/hide 8. Die Laughing Comic story, 7 pages
Show/hide 9. The Insignificant Man Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, scripter
Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 4 (May 1968)
Show/hide 10. The Time Machine Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Steve Skeates, scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, line art
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Charlton Premiere (Charlton, 1967 series) #Vol. 2 No. 4 (May 1968)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Armin Richter

AusReprints ID

  • 2557

Entry created

  • 22/05/2005

Cover added

  • 13/09/2015

Index completed

  • 19/02/2012

Last updated

  • 24/09/2019