Black Terror

Published
1980
Page count
68
Cover price
1.00 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None
Trove version
trove.nla.gov.au/version/187638706

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Featuring William Henson and Michael Stroller, who probe the darkest place of all... Page 2"

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. Black Light Terror Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Reprint history

First print
United States
Web of Mystery (Ace, 1951 series) #18 (May 1953)
 (Out of the Blackness They Came)
Also printed
United States
Tales of Voodoo (Eerie, 1968 series) #Vol. 4 No. 2 (March 1971)
 (Black Light Monsters)
 
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v4#5 (September 1972)
 (Black Light Monsters)
 
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) #Vol. 6 No. 4 (July 1974)
 (Black Light Monsters)
 
United States
Terror Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v7#3 (July 1976)
 
United States
Horror Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v9#2 (May 1978)
 
United States
Terrors of Dracula (Eerie, 1979 series) #Vol. 3 No. 1 (May 1981)

Synopsis

A scientist believes that by combining light of different intensities, he can create a blackness such as no one has ever seen. When he does, however, he opens a portal to another dimension.

Show/hide 2. The Girl in the Woods Comic story, 12 pages

"Manaus, the great city emerging from the Amazon jungle on the banks of the Black River."

Featuring

Genre
Adventure

Credits

Art
Osco?

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Notes

This story looks like it is from a Spanish original.

Show/hide 3. Curiosity Killed the Cat Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-7915

Credits

Script
Michael J. Pellowski [as MJ Pellowski]
Art
Mike Zeck [as M.J. Zeck]
Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves (Charlton, 1967 series) #59 (October 1976)
Curiosity Killed The Cat
Also printed
United States
Haunted (Charlton, 1971 series) #60 (February 1982)
Curiosity Killed the Cat

Synopsis

A Wizard's son is angered at his father for turning his girl friend into a cat. But the son doesn't realize he was originally a cat.

Show/hide 4. Devil Ghouls Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Oscar Fraga
Editing
Carl Burgos
Ezra Jackson (art)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Weird Mysteries (Stanley Morse, 1952 series) #8 (January 1954)
 (Premonition)
Also printed
United States
Weird (Eerie, 1966 series) v4#1 (February 1970)
 
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v3#2 (April 1971)
 
United States
Weird (Eerie, 1966 series) v6#5 (August 1972)
 
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) #Vol. 6 No. 6 (November 1974)

Synopsis

A college student dreams that an earthquake destroys his home town releasing murderous demons from the pits of hell. He rushes home and is relieved to find that his parents are OK - or are they? "Jolting terror runs wild in a dream that came true. A shocker that will snap your spine." (from TOC)

Notes

Same basic script as original, with new art.

Show/hide 5. Time Enough to Die Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-7869

Credits

Script
Joe Gill [as Tommy Tuna]
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Bob Layton
Letters
typeset
Editing
George Wildman

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #30 (August 1976)
Time Enough to Die!
Show/hide 6. Flight of the Dead Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
George Wilhelms
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #23 (September 1951)
Flight of the Dead
Show/hide 7. The Waiting Noose Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-2352
Characters
Mr. Bones (Host)

Credits

Art
Steve Ditko
Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #3 (February 1972)
The Waiting Noose
Also printed
Australia
Shudder Tales (Gredown, 1976 series) #1 ([1976?])
The Waiting Noose
 
Australia
Ghostly Tales Album (Murray, 1979 series) #12 ([August 1980?])
The Waiting Noose
 
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #60 (December 1981)
The Waiting Noose

Synopsis

Cyrus T. Shadd returns to the ghost town where he became rich only to find a ghostly posse waiting for him.

Show/hide 8. Jeb's Bloody Ghost Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Jack Cole?
Art
Ruben Marchionne

Reprint history

First print
United States
Web of Evil (Quality, 1952 series) #2 (January 1953)
 (Hangman's Horror)
Also printed
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v3#6 (December 1971)
 
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v5#3 (May 1973)
 
United States
Weird (Eerie, 1966 series) v10#2 (June 1977)
 
United States
Terrors of Dracula (Eerie, 1979 series) #Vol. 3 No. 2 (September 1981)

Synopsis

When a political rabble-rouser speaks out against a group of crooked politicians, they get him framed for murder and hanged, but not before he vows to return from the grave.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 43861

Entry created

  • 10/06/2016

Cover added

  • 05/09/2017

Index completed

  • 15/02/2010

Last updated

  • 31/10/2017