Unexpected

Published
November 1981
Page count
100
Cover price
0.95 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Murray Comics (Red)
 
Murray Comics (Red)

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Have you the nerve to face the Unexpected"

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #209 (April 1981)
Show/hide 1. Game for the Ghastly Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
J-5922
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
Rodin Rodriguez
Letters
Shelly Leferman
Editing
Jack C Harris

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #209 (April 1981)
Show/hide 2. Museum of Nightmares Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Mike Pellowski (story idea)
Maxene Fabe
Art
Alfredo Alcala
Letters
Alfredo Alcala
Editing
Joe Orlando
E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Spirit (Quality, 1944 series) #16 (July 1949)
Show/hide 3. Night Game Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Characters
Abel (host)

Credits

Script
Michael Fleisher
Russell Carley (art continuity)
Art
Frank Bolle
Editing
Joe Orlando
E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1969 series) #114 (December 1973)
Show/hide 4. Death Held the Goblet Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
E.R. Cruz
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #36 (November 1973)
Show/hide 5. When You Wed a Witch Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Carl Wessler
Art
Romy Gamboa
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #36 (November 1973)
Show/hide 6. Night Fright Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Characters
Mordred (host)

Credits

Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #30 (April 1973)
Show/hide 7. Safes Have Secrets Too Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
J-2097

Credits

Script
Mike Pellowski (idea)
Maxene Fabe
Art
Flor Dery
Editing
Joe Orlando, E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant)

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1969 series) #110 (August 1973)
Show/hide 8. The Comeback of David MacDannon Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
J-6411

Credits

Script
JM DeMatteis
Art
Mar Amongo
Letters
Esphid Mahilum [as Esphidy]
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #289 (February 1981)
Show/hide 9. The Most Hated Ghost in England Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
E. R. Cruz
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #39 (June 1975)
Show/hide 10. The Dread of Night Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Script
Carl Wessler
Art
Luis Dominguez
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #35 (October 1973)
Show/hide 11. A Cardboard Hero Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
J-5492
Characters
Cain (host)

Credits

Script
Joe Gill
Art
Noly Zamora
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #291 (April 1981)
Show/hide 12. It's Your Funeral Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1328
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #29 (March 1973)
Show/hide 13. A Nightmare Must End Comic story, 3 pages
Show/hide 14. When the Sea Gives Up its Dead Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
J-6598

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Art
E.R. Cruz
Letters
E.R. Cruz
Editing
Len Wein

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #288 (January 1981)

Notes

An image of Cain as host is missing from the start of this story.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33907

Entry created

  • 17/09/2007

Cover added

  • 18/07/2016

Index completed

  • 27/04/2009

Last updated

  • 06/03/2017