Unexplored Worlds

Published
1982
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 (Black)
 
Murray Comics (Black)

Credits

Editing
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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. They Live Again (Doomsday +1) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
Doomsday +1
Genre
Science fiction
Code
D-6973
Characters
Captain Boyd Ellis; Jill Malden; Ikei Yashida; Kuno

Credits

Script
Joe Gill
Art
John Byrne
Letters
John Byrne
Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Doomsday +1 (Charlton, 1975 series) #1 (July 1975)
They Live Again
Also printed
United States
Doomsday +1 (Charlton, 1975 series) #7 (June 1978)
They Live Again
 
United States
The Doomsday Squad (Fantagraphics, 1986 series) #1 (August 1986)
Doomsday: Minus Two
 
Canada
Doomsday +1 (Avalon, 1998 series) #1 (10 June 1998)
Doomsday: Minus Two

Synopsis

Ellis, Boyd and Malden transport to space via rocket ship and avoid the devastation of Earth;’s nuclear war. They eventually crash land onto a post-apocalyptic future Earth in freezing temperatures. Here they encounter caveman Kuno as well as prehistoric creatures including a woolly mammoth and a saber-tooth tiger. After General Rykos starts a nuclear war, three NASA astronauts return to a devesated Earth and find a caveman frozen in the ice.

Show/hide 2. The Hidden Empire (Doomsday +1) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Doomsday +1
Genre
Science fiction
Code
D-7510
Characters
Captain Boyd Ellis; Jill Malden; Ikei Yashida; Kuno

Credits

Script
Joe Gill
Art
John Byrne [as Byrne Robotics]
Letters
John Byrne
Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Doomsday +1 (Charlton, 1975 series) #4 (January 1976)
Hidden Empire!
Also printed
Spain
Vampus (IMDE, 1971 series) #32 ([April 1974?])
No title recorded
 
Australia
Planet of Doom (Gredown, 1976 series) #2 (October 1976)
Hidden Empire!
 
United States
Doomsday +1 (Charlton, 1975 series) #10 (January 1979)
Hidden Empire!
 
United States
The Doomsday Squad (Fantagraphics, 1986 series) #4 (November 1986)
Hidden Empire

Synopsis

The Doomsday +1 team encounters a race of water-breathing Gill-men from the Hidden Empire. Captain Ellis and his crew are captured by a race of fish-men and are rescued by another underwater race.

Show/hide 3. Part Two: The Others (Doomsday +1) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Doomsday +1
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Joe Gill
Art
John Byrne [as Byrne Robotics]
Letters
John Byrne
Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Doomsday +1 (Charlton, 1975 series) #4 (January 1976)
Part Two: The Others
Also printed
Australia
Planet of Doom (Gredown, 1976 series) #2 (October 1976)
Part Two: The Others
Show/hide 4. The Dragon Killer (Travis) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Travis
Genre
Science fiction
Code
D-5399
Characters
Travis; Anacrom

Credits

Script
Nicola Cuti
Art
Wayne Howard
Letters
Wayne Howard
Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
E-Man (Charlton, 1973 series) #3 (June 1974)
The Dragon Killer
Also printed
United States
E-Man (Modern, 197-? series) #3 (1978)
The Dragon Killer!

Synopsis

When his parents vanish travelling through time, Travis decides to travel through time himself. He encounters other time travellers as well as a dinosaur. Origin of Travis and his time wandering robot, Anacrom.

Show/hide 5. A Nice Place to Visit Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
A-1879

Credits

Pencils
Dick Giordano ?
Inks
Vince Alascia ?
Editing
Pat Masulli (Executive Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Space Adventures (Charlton, 1958 series) #50 (March 1963)
A Nice Place To Visit
Show/hide 6. Finally Falls The Mighty! (Captain Atom) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Atom; Progessor Koste; Iron Arms

Credits

Script
Steve Ditko (plot)
David Kaler (script)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Rocke Mastroserio
Letters
Herb Field
Editing
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Atom (Charlton, 1965 series) #83 (November 1966)
Finally Falls the Mighty!
Also printed
United States
Captain Atom (Modern, 1977 series) #83 (1977)
Finally Falls the Mighty!
 
United States
Action Heroes Archives (DC, 2004 series) #Volume 2 ([May] 2007)
Finally Falls the Mighty!

Synopsis

Captain Atom suffers a radiation leak from his uniform when he is attacked, weakening his powers and make him a menace. He loses his powers draininng an atomic reactor. It is then that he is captured by Professpr Koste’s men.

Notes

This story is a reprint of Iron Arms first apearance

Show/hide 7. After The Fall, A New Beginning (Captain Atom) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Atom
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Atom; Professor Koste; Abby Ladd; Iron Arms

Credits

Script
Steve Ditko (plot)
David Kaler (script)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Rocke Mastroserio
Letters
Herb Field
Editing
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Atom (Charlton, 1965 series) #84 (January 1967)
After the Fall, A New Beginning
Also printed
United States
Captain Atom (Modern, 1977 series) #84 (1977)
After the Fall, A New Beginning
 
United States
Action Heroes Archives (DC, 2004 series) #Volume 2 ([May] 2007)
After the Fall a New Beginning

Synopsis

Captain Atom is put up for ransom by Koste’s gang to the US for ten million dollars. Atom escapes but he still leaks radiation. A new costume provides Atom the protection he needs from contaminating everyone around him while lowering his powers.

Notes

This reprint includes the first use of Captain Atom's new costume and the first appearance of Abby Ladd.

Show/hide 8. The Ugly Earthlings Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
A-3816

Credits

Art
Tony Tallarico
Letters
Tony Tallarico
Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Outer Space (Charlton, 1968 series) #1 (November 1968)
The Ugly Earthlings
Also printed
Australia
Super Giant Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #25 ([March 1977?])
The Ugly Earthlings
Show/hide 9. Run 1,000,000 Miles Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
A-2727

Credits

Pencils
Bill Molno
Inks
Bill Molno ?
Editing
Pat Masulli

Reprint history

First print
United States
Space Adventures (Charlton, 1958 series) #54 (November 1963)
Run 1,000,000 Miles

Notes

All stories in this issue are Charlton reprints.

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Neil A Hansen

AusReprints ID

  • 37518

Entry created

  • 28/09/2008

Cover added

  • 11/01/2014

Index completed

  • 08/11/2012

Last updated

  • 18/02/2017