Crazy Magazine #76

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
July 1981
Page count
84
Cover price
1.25 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/353392

Credits

Editing
Larry Hama
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (managing editor)
Marie Severin (art director)

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Show/hide Cover Crazy Super Special Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Satire

Credits

Art
James Sherman
Colours
James Sherman
Editing
Larry Hama
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley] (managing editor)
Marie Severin (art director)
Show/hide 1. Table of Contents Credits, 1 page
Show/hide 2. Take a Letter to Crazy (Take A Letter to Crazy) Letters page, 1.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Take A Letter to Crazy

Credits

Art
? (photos)
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from readers - Mike W., Phillip Walker, Eric Bergman, Tony Brown, Matt Sprague, Jack Forey, Steve Miller, David Rily, Stacey & Gretchen, Patrick Swindell, Louis Battaglia, Richard Lafontaine, Mike Ortman, S. Campbell and Glen.

Show/hide 3. Obnoxio's Abuse Column (Obnoxio's Abuse Column) Letters page, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Obnoxio's Abuse Column
Genre
Satire
Characters
Obnoxio the Clown (illo)

Credits

Script
? [as Obnoxio the Clown]
Letters
typeset

Notes

Obnoxio answers letters from Chris Baxter and Michael DelDuca.

Show/hide 4. Super Close Encounters of the Oz Kind Wars Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire
Characters
Auntie M&M; Uncle Onery; Dorothy; Toto; Amy; Shrimpkins; Glitzy, the Cool Critic; The Wicked Critic (dies); Tin Woodsman; Scarecrow; Cowardly Lion; Golda Meir, Wicked Critic of the West; the Producer of Oz

Credits

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Art
Gary Hallgren

Synopsis

A satire of the movies CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND, THE WIZARD OF OZ and STAR WARS.

Notes

New material.

Show/hide 5. History of Moosekind, Part XIV (History of Moosekind) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
History of Moosekind
Genre
Satire
Characters
Dr. Melville Moose; Horse Greely; Moowis and Cluck; John C. Furmont; Kit Cowson; Jedediah Smoothe; Sam Eweston; Ulysses S. Grantler; Joaquin Murrientla; Edgar Allen Doe; Rip Van Moosle; Herman Mooville; Moby Moose; Harriet Beecher Moo; Samuel F.B. Moose; Abrahoof Linkhorn; Hooferson Davis; Kow Klux Krowd; William Tecumseh Shermoose; Dungwall Jacksoom; George A. Cudster; J.E.B. Stewhard; Ulysses S. Grantler; Robert E. Liebermoose; Alexander Graham Bull; John Wilkes Mooth; Buffalo Bull Moose; Wild Bull Hickud; Yellowsnow Kowly; Belle Steer; Geronimoose; Billy the Calf; Chief Squatting Bull

Credits

Script
Bob Foster
Art
Bob Foster

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #14

Synopsis

"The United Herds of America. The First 100 Years."

Show/hide 6. Like a Chicken Without a Head Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire
Characters
Carl; Herman; Sharky Megabucks

Credits

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall
Debby Pedlar (tones)
Letters
Jose Rafael

Reprint history

From GCD
from Uncanny Tales (Marvel, 1952 series) #9 (June 1953) [same art but new dialogue and lettering]

Notes

New material.

Show/hide 7. Movie Monsters' Christmas Lists Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire
Characters
Dracula; The Creature; King Kong; Godzilla; The Mummy; Doctor Frankenstein; The Invisible Man; The Werewolf

Credits

Script
Michael Pellowski
Art
? (photos)

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 8. Crazy Guide to Making Your Own Hollywood Film (Crazy Guide) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Crazy Guide
Genre
Satire

Credits

Script
Murad Gumen
Art
Murad Gumen

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 9. M*U*S*H (M*A*S*H) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
M*A*S*H
Genre
Satire
Characters
Radio; Hockeye; D.J.; Major Burnt; Hot Gums Hoolahoop; Corporal Klinker; Colonel Pothead

Credits

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Art
Kent Gamble

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?

Synopsis

A satire of the television show M*A*S*H.

Show/hide 10. What the House Ad Says... What the House Really Looks Like... (What the House Ad Says...) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
What the House Ad Says...
Genre
Satire

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 11. What Was the Strange Power of Simon Drudd?!! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire

Credits

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Steve Toomey (tones)
Letters
John Morelli

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #10 (July 1960)
What Was the Strange Power of Simon Drudd!!?  (Same artwork with new dialogue)
Also printed
United States
Fear (Marvel, 1970 series) #1 (November 1970)
What Was the Strange Power of Simon Drudd!!
 
Australia
Super Giant (Sport Magazine, 1973 series) ([January 1973?])
What was the Strange Power of Simon Drudd
 
United Kingdom
Sinister Tales (Alan Class, 1964 series) #196 (c1977)
What was the Strange Power of Simon Drudd!!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
What Was the Strange Power of Simon Drudd!!
From GCD
from Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #10 (July 1960) [same art but new dialogue and lettering]

Notes

New material.

Show/hide 12. You Know That Something's Really Wrong When... Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire

Credits

Script
Ray Billingsley
Art
Ray Billingsley

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 13. You Know You're Really Ugly When... Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire

Credits

Script
Paul Laikin
Art
Ray Billingsley

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 14. The Incredible Hunk (Hulk) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hulk
Genre
Satire; superhero
Characters
Incredible Hunk [Dr. David Banter; also as David Boring]; Amy Simpson; Mr. Simpson; Big Augie; Bessie (cow); Bill; Lou Ferrigno

Credits

Script
Michael Weiss
Art
Kent Gamble

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?

Synopsis

A satire of the television show THE INCREDIBLE HULK.

Show/hide 15. Julius Caeser Updated for Today's Youth (Crazy Classics Corner) Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Crazy Classics Corner
Genre
Satire

Credits

Author
Fred Wolfe
Art
Bill Skirsky
Letters
typeset

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 16. Chinesetown (Chinatown) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Chinatown
Genre
Satire
Characters
Mr. Giddy; Harry; Mrs. Mulroy; Al; Roman Polockski; Carl Conduit; Wong

Credits

Art
Vance Rodewalt

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?

Synopsis

A satire of the 1974 movie CHINATOWN.

Show/hide 17. The Worst Thing About Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Satire

Credits

Script
Joe Simon
Art
Ray Billingsley

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #?
Show/hide 18. Dangerous Doll Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire; science fiction
Characters
Charlie Chump; Lolita Chump; Mr. Doll (alien); Spiro (alien); Milhouse (alien)

Credits

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
John Albelo (tones)
Letters
Jean Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #63 (December 1960) [same art but new dialogue and lettering]

Notes

New material.

Show/hide 19. Crazy Subscriptions Dept. (Crazy) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Crazy
Genre
Satire
Characters
Behemoth Jack; Obnoxio the Clown; Nebbish; Teen-Hulk [Chester Weems]

Credits

Art
Alan Kupperberg
Show/hide 20. Rule the School Game Activity, 18 pages

Featuring

Genre
Satire

Credits

Script
Steve Skeates
Art
Stephen Mellor
Colours
?
none

Notes

New material. Game board is on inside front and back covers and is in color.

Show/hide 21. Commercials That Drive You Crazy No. 13: Nine Lies Presents... Norris the Cat (Commercials That Drive You Crazy) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Commercials That Drive You Crazy
Genre
Satire
Characters
Norris the Cat

Credits

Script
Carla Conway
Art
Vance Rodewalt

Reprint history

From GCD
from Crazy Magazine (Marvel, 1973 series) #11 (June 1975)

Notes

On back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 43454

Cover added

  • 11/07/2010

Index completed

  • 11/07/2010

Last updated

  • 11/07/2010