Savage Tales #17

Published
December 1979
Page count
100
Cover price
0.80 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Murray Publishers
 
Murray Publishers
GCD
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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Beowulf, Dragon Slayer) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Beowulf, Dragon Slayer
Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Art
Richard Rae
Glen Ford

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue

Notes

Show/hide 1. The Curse of Castle Hrothgar (Beowulf, Dragon Slayer) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Beowulf, Dragon Slayer
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Job code
Z-268

Credits

Art
Ricardo Villamonte
Editing
Dennis O'Neil

Reprint history

First print
Beowulf (DC Comics, 1975 series) #1 (April-May 1975)
Untitled
Show/hide 2. Kong the Untamed (Kong the Untamed) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Kong the Untamed
Genre
Sword and Sorcery

Credits

Script
Jack Oleck
Art
Alfredo Alcala
Letters
Alfredo Alcala
Editing
Joe Orlando

Reprint history

First print
Kong the Untamed (DC Comics, 1975 series) #1 (June-July 1975)
Kong the Untamed
Show/hide 3. Hercules Unbound (Hercules Unbound) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hercules Unbound
Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural
Job code
J-4065

Credits

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks
Wally Wood
A. L. Sirois (backgrounds)
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Joe Orlando

Reprint history

First print
Hercules Unbound (DC Comics, 1975 series) #1 (October-November 1975)
Hercules Unbound

Synopsis

The setting is post-WWIII, and Hercules frees himself from the chains that have bound him for centuries to a rock in the middle of the ocean. He meets a blind boy, Kevin, and his dog Basil, who have fled the terrors of war. Hercules vows vengeance against his captor and brother, Ares, God of War, who is deeply involved with Earth's warring factions.

Show/hide 4. Iron Wolf (Iron Wolf) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
Iron Wolf
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Job code
Z-182

Credits

Script
Howard Chaykin (plot)
Denny O'Neil (script)
Art
Howard Chaykin
Letters
Walt Simonson
Editing
Dennis O'Neil

Reprint history

First print
Weird Worlds (DC Comics, 1972 series) #8 (November-December 1973)
Iron-Wolf
Show/hide 5. Rise of the Olympians Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Script
Raymond Marais
Art
Ric Estrada
Editing
Joe Kubert

Reprint history

First print
Our Fighting Forces (DC Comics, 1954 series) #140 (November-December 1972)
Rise of the Olympians

Notes

A re-telling of Greek myth.

Show/hide 6. The Sword and the Silent Scream (Claw the Unconquered) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Claw the Unconquered
Genre
Sword and Sorcery
Job code
J-3813

Credits

Script
David Michelinie
Art
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Joe Orlando
Paul Levitz (Assistant Editor)

Reprint history

First print
Claw the Unconquered (DC Comics, 1975 series) #1 (May-June 1975)
The Sword and the Silent Scream!

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Kevin Patrick

AusReprints ID

  • 404

Entry created

  • 29/11/2003

Cover added

  • 21/11/2003

Index completed

  • 21/11/2003

Last updated

  • 10/09/2017