Chamber of Chills #2

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
January 1973
Page count
36
Cover price
0.20 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/25827

Credits

Editing
Roy Thomas

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Monster from the Mound! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Tom Palmer (signed)
Colours
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Chamber of Chills (Yaffa/Page, 1978 series) #1 ([November 1977?])
A Dragon Stalks By Night! The Monster From The Mound!
Show/hide 1. The Monster from the Mound! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
1124-Z
Characters
Juan Lopez (death); Steve Brill; Hernando De Estrada (flashback); Don Santiago De Valdez

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox (Adaptation)
Robert E. Howard (Original Story)
Art
Frank Brunner
Colours
Frank Brunner ?
Letters
Jean Izzo (uncredited)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Chamber of Chills (Yaffa/Page, 1978 series) #1 ([November 1977?])
The Monster from the Mound!
From GCD

Synopsis

A greedy rancher scoffs at the legend of the local Indian burying ground and digs it up, looking for buried treasure, but releases a vampire.

Notes

Adapting the story "The Horror From the Mound" by Robert E. Howard.

Show/hide 2. Irrelevant Info and Inane Items, Illustrated and Inscribed by an Infinite Number of Monkeys! (Marvel Bullpen Bulletins) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Marvel Bullpen Bulletins

Credits

Author
Stan Lee (signed)
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Between pages 6 and 7 of the first story.

Show/hide 3. Double Dynamite From Magnificent Marvel! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Kane
Mike Ploog
Inks
Tom Palmer
Mike Ploog
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

House ad for Monster of Frankenstein #1 and Crypt of Shadows #1, both advertised as "On Sale Now!".

Show/hide 4. Thirst Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense; science fiction
Code
1145-Z

Credits

Script
Steve Gerber
Dan Adkins (plot)
Pencils
Craig Russell
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colours
?
Letters
Jean Izzo (uncredited)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Chamber of Chills (Yaffa/Page, 1978 series) #1 ([November 1977?])
Thirst
From GCD

Synopsis

A vampire awakens from a sleeping tube on a space ship and kills everyone aboard.

Show/hide 5. Spell of the Dragon! (Brak the Barbarian) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Brak the Barbarian
Genre
Sword and sorcery
Code
1190-Z
Characters
Brak; Jonel; Valena

Credits

Script
John Jakes
Dan Adkins (plot)
Pencils
Dan Adkins (layouts)
Val Mayerik
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colours
?
Letters
John Costanza

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
United States
Savage Tales (Marvel, 1971 series) #5 (July 1974)
Spell of the Dragon
 
Australia
Savage Tales (KG Murray, 1975 series) #13 ([December 1976?])
Spell of the Dragon
 
Australia
Chamber of Chills (Yaffa/Page, 1978 series) #1 ([November 1977?])
Spell of the Dragon!

Synopsis

The swordsman Brak is sent by a witch to kill a dragon, but she doesn't tell him that he will be compelled to kill the next person he sees after he performs the deed.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 66227

Index completed

  • 03/10/2019

Last updated

  • 03/10/2019