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  • Issue #0-SAMPLER
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 0-SAMPLER
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    16-page promotional retailer sampler featuring teaser pages from the first issue of Epic Illustrated, advertised as a new experience in adult fantasy and science-fiction adventure from Marvel Comics. Shares issue #1's cover art by the legendary Frank Frazetta and includes sample pages by Ray Rue, Bob Larkin, Jim Starlin, Wendy Pini, Ernie Colon, Arthur Suydam, and more. 16 pages, full color.

  • Issue #1
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 1
    • Signed by contributing artist Arthur Suydam with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
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    Cover by Frank Frazetta. Written by Stan Lee, Wendy Pini, Leopoldo Duranona, Bob Larkin, Jim Starlin, Ray Rue, John Poscik, Mirko Ilic, Ernie Colon, Arthur Suydam, George Bush and Carl Potts. Art by John Buscema, Rudy Nebres, Wendy Pini, Leopoldo Duranona, Bob Larkin, Jim Starlin, Ray Rue, Thomas Blackshear, Mirko Ilic, Ernie Colon, Arthur Suydam, George Bush and Carl Potts. Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. In this issue: A philosophical tale about God with Galactus, the Devourer of Worlds, and his herald the Silver Surfer in "The Answer" by Stan Lee, John Buscema and Rudy Nebres (with colors by Rick Veitch). Plus: Selah defies her father, Olbar, to be with Malak in the ElfQuest story "Homespun" by Wendy Pini; "Aware" by Leopoldo Duranona; "For the Next 60 Seconds" by Bob Larkin; "Aknaton (Metamorphosis Odyssey Chapter I)" by Jim Starlin; "Lullabye of Bedlam" by Ray Rue; "Elfspire" (preview excerpt of an illustrated text story) by John Poscik and Thomas Blackshear; 1-pagers by Mirko Ilic - "History of Human Absurdity Part 1," "The Victor" and "Shakti"; "Convert" by Ernie Colon; "Heads" by Arthur Suydam; "Za! (Metamorphosis Odyssey Chapter II)" by Starlin; "Juliet (Metamorphosis Odyssey Chapter III)" by Starlin; "Detour" (text story with one illustration) by George Bush; and "Topaz" by Carl Potts. Plus: Feedback comments on Epic Illustrated from Neal Adams, Ray Bradbury, George Pal, Joseph Stefano and Ian Summers. Magazine, 96 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #2
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 2

    Cover art by Richard Corben. Almuric, script by Roy Thomas, art by Tim Conrad; Robert E. Howard adaptation. Hope's End poem by Marv Wolfman, art by Daina Graziunas. Monkey See, script by Steve Bissette and Rick Veitch (plot), art by Steve Bissette and Rick Veitch. Fantasy and the Fantastic in European Comics article. Whis'par (Metamorphosis Odyssey Chapter Chapter IV), script and art by James P. Starlin. Siegfried and the Dragon, script and art by P. Craig Russell; Richard Wagner adaptation. Interview with Glen A. Larson with art by Fred Hope and Dave Pelsu with black and white photographs. Sinner, script and art by Archie Goodwin. Seven Moons' Light Casts Complex Shadows, script by Samuel R. Delany, art by Howard Chaykin. Tarn's World, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Robert Wakelin. The True Game, script and art by Ernie Colon. 92 pgs. Summer, 1980. $2.00. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #3
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 3
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    • CGC Signature Series
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    • Signed by Jim Starlin on 09/15/2015.
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    • Signed by Jim Starlin on 09/15/2015.
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    • Signed by Jim Starlin on 06/21/2014.
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    • Signed by contributing artists P. Craig Russell and Michael Golden with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
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    Cover by Paul Gulacy. Written by Roy Thomas, Jim Starlin, Archie Goodwin, Doug Moench, Dennis O'Neil, Mike W. Barr, Robert Wakelin, Paul Kirchner and Bruce Jones. Art by P. Craig Russell, Jim Starlin, George Bush, Paul Gulacy, Tim Conrad, Terry Lindall, Michael Golden, Robert Wakelin, Paul Kirchner and Michael Saenz. Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. In this issue: Elric of Melnibone in "The Dreaming City (Part 1)" (Michael Moorcock adaptation) by Roy Thomas and P. Craig Russell; "Vanth (Metamorphosis Odyssey Chapter V)" by Jim Starlin; "Forest Magic" (illustrated text story) by Archie Goodwin and George Bush; "Libido" by Doug Moench and Paul Gulacy; Almuric in "Episode Two" (Robert E. Howard adaptation) by Roy Thomas and Tim Conrad; "The Worker in the City" by Goodwin and Terry Lindall; "The Gamesmen of Earth Prime" (illustrated text story) by Dennis O'Neil, Mike W. Barr and Michael Golden; "The Meeting (Metamorphosis Odyssey Chapter VI)" by Starlin; "A Midsummer Nights Dream" by Robert Wakelin; "My Room" by Paul Kirchner; and "Tomb Stones" by Bruce Jones and Michael Saenz. Magazine, 96 pages, PC/PB&W. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #4
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 4

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #4 includes: Metamorphosis Odyssey: Delloran Revisisted by James Starlin, The Art of Shotaro Ishimori, The Dreaming City by Roy Thomas and P. Craig Russell, Stalking the Great Graphic Dream (article) by Archie Goodwin, Almuric: Part III by Roy Thomas and Tim Conrad, Elephant Grass by Marc Hempel, Retrospect by B.K. Taylor and James Fox, Survivors by Paul Kirchner, Solar Plexis by Rick Veitch, and Sleeping Dogs by Ken Steacy. Cover art by Mike Kaluta. Winter, 1980. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #5
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 5

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Cover art by The Brothers Hildebrandt. Because it's There, script by Ralph Macchio, art by Joe Jusko. Rising of the Moon, script by Bill Mantlo, art by Polly Law. Conquest of the Banana Planet, script and art by Rick Veitch. Mediaview by Dennis O'Neil. Metamorphosis Odyssey: Sunrise on Lartoprez, script and art by Jim Starlin. The Brothers Hildebrandt interviewed. Flight Out, script and art by Pepe Moreno. Jack Tales, script and art by Charles Vess. 98 pgs. April, 1981. $2.00. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #6
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 6
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    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #6 includes: Flash Sport by Roy Kinnard, Predator by Bob Aull, Bugg Lives by Ron Goulart and Phoebe Berry, Life Hutch by Ken Steacy, Metamorphosis Odyssey: Absolution by Jim Starlin, Next Orbit by Jean Bello, Kultz by Steve Bissette and Steve Perry, and Shipmates by Rick Veitch. Also includes Altered States review by Dennis O'Neil. Cover art by Neal Adams. June, 1981. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #7
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 7

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #7 includes: Holocaust by Neal Adams, Epus by Pepe Moreno, Metamorphosis Odyssey: Requiem & Nightfire by Jim Starlin, The Egg by Tim Caldwell and Jeff Potter, The Llehs by Graham Marks and John Bolton, U.F.O. by Tim Conrad, and The Comedy by Dean Motter. Also includes Barry Smith interview by Archie Goodwin. Cover art by Barry Smith. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #8
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 8
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    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Cover art by Howard Chaykin. A Little Love, A Little Hate, script and art by Arthur Sudyam. Maker, script and art by Mark Wheatley. Ankhesenamun, script and art by Trina Robbins. Fantasy in a Package article by Archie Goodwin. Metamorphosis Odyssey: Dreamsend, script and art by Jim Starlin. Contact, script and art by Tim Conrad. Children of the Stars, script and art by Charles Vess. Mediaview by Denny O'Neil. Gameview by Steven Grant. Shiny Beast, script and art by Rick Veitch. 98 pgs. Oct, 1981. $2.00. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #9
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 9

    JiEpic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #9 includes: Metamorphosis Odyssey: Doomsday & Aftermath by Jim Starlin, The Last Centaur by Tim Conrad, Children of the Stars by Charles Vess, Weirdworld: The Dragonmaster of Klarn by Doug Moench, John Buscema, Marie Severin, and Steven Oliff, Tales of Torment by David Kasakove, Match and Set by Lee Marrs, and Isolation and Illusion by P. Craig Russell. Also includes Jim Starlin interview by Archie Goodwin and a letter by Catherine Yronwode. December, 1981. Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #10
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 10

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #10 includes: Abraxas and the Earthman: Press Gang by Rick Veitch, Bird by Steadroy Cleghorne, Liaison by Roger McKenzie and Jeff Easley, Doctor Watchstop Faces the Future by Ken Macklin, Children of the Stars by Charles Vess, Flightus Interruptus by Arthur Suydam, Marada the She-Wolf by Chris Claremont and John Bolton, The Weapon by Pepe Moreno, and Heart and Steel by Kaze Shinobu. Cover art by John Bolton. February 1982. NOTE: 1st appearance of of Marada the She-Wolf created by Chris Claremont and John Bolton Cover price $2.00.

  • Issue #11
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 11

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #11 includes: Run for the Stars by Harlan Ellison and Ken Steacy, Abraxas and the Earthman: Initiation by Rick Veitch, An Imperial Message by Leo Duranona, Before the Law by Leo Duranona, Weirdworld: Journey to Skyhook Mountain by Doug Moench, John Buscema, Marie Severin, and Steve Oliff, Advice to a Barbarian by Robert Rodi and Joe Jusko, and Marada the She-Wolf by Christopher Claremont and John Bolton. Also includes The Art of Wallace Wood by Archie Goodwin. April 1982. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #12
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 12

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #12 includes: Weirdworld: The Dark Stratagem by Doug Moench, John Buscema, Marie Severin, and Steve Oliff, Small Gifts by Jon Jay Muth, Pursuit by Jon Jay Muth, Marada the She-Wolf: Royal Hunt by Chris Claremont and John Bolton, Abraxas and the Earthman: The Hunt by Rick Veitch, The Transition by Bruce Sakow and Gerald Slater, Spacehawk: The Superhuman Enemy of Crime Basil Wolverton and Rick Veitch, Cabin Fever by Ralph Reese, and To Slay a Dragon by Zoran Vanjaka. Also includes Basil Wolverton article. Cover art by Frank Brunner. June 1982. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #13
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 13

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #13 includes: Weirdworld: Conjurations of Crystal by Doug Moench, John Buscema, Marie Severin, and Steve Oliff, In the Heart of the City by Margaret Gallagher and James Romberger, Rites of Spring by Arthur Suydam, Abraxas and the Earthman: Last Supper by Rick Veitch, Topaz by Carl Potts, Survival by Pepe Moreno, and Grail by Archie Goodwin and Mike Saenz. Also includes Bladerunner article by Archie Goodwin (with art by Al Williamson and Carlos Garzon). August 1982. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #14
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 14

    Epic Illustrated was touted as a new experience in adult fantasy and science fiction adventure. Published by Marvel Comics, this magazine was aimed at a more mature audience. Issue #14 includes: Elric: While the Gods Laugh by Roy Thomas and P. Craig Russell, Messiah by James Starlin, Abraxas and the Earthman: In the Belly of the Beast by Rick Veitch, Doctor Watchstop: Once Cell at a Time by Ken Macklin, The End by Arthur Suydam, Highwire by Paul Kirchner, and Pitstop by Lee Mars. Also includes Star Wars Revenge of the Jedi pre-production paintings by by Ralph Mcquarrie offering hints about the film and a P. Craig Russell interview by Archie Goodwin. Cover art by P. Craig Russell. October 1982. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #15
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 15

    Cover art by Boris Vallejo. The Sundering (Chapter One)--Last of the Dragons, script by Dennis O'Neil (script) and Carl Potts (plot), pencils by Carl Potts (signed), inks by Terry Austin. Patriot, script and art by Bob Aull. Mali's Revenge--The Llehs, script by Graham Marks, art by John Bolton. Mediaview by Dennis O'Neil. Untitled Dreadstar story, script and art by James P. Starlin. The Self (Chapter Six)--Abraxas And The Earthman, script and art by Rick Veitch. The Art of Boris Vallejo. Relativity starring Jeremy Brood, script by Jan Strnad, pencils by Richard Corben; Stan Dresser (additional designs), inks by Richard Corben. Gameview by Steven Grant. The Ball Game starring Gedeon Plexus, script and art by Zoran Vanjaka. 100 pgs. 1982. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #16
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 16

    Cover art by Barry Windsor-Smith. Awakening (Chapter Seven) starring Abraxas And The Earthman, script and art by Rick Veitch. Arise Awake, script and art by Marc Hempel. The Beguiling, script and art by Barry Windsor-Smith. A Path of Stars, script and art by Barry Windsor-Smith. The Horde text story, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Barry Windsor-Smith. Arnold the Isshurian, script and art by Dave Sim. The Woman Who Loved the Moon, script by Elizabeth A. Lynn, art by Trina Robbins. Gene Day 1951- 1982 article, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Gene Day. The Vision (Chapter Two)--Last Of The Dragons, script by Dennis O'Neil (script) and Carl Potts (plot), pencils by Carl Potts, inks by Terry Austin. Gameview by Steven Grant. Our New Dad, script and art by Rick Geary. Two Sisters--Jack Tales, script and art by Charles Vess. Mediaview text article by Dennis O'Neil. 100 pgs. 1983. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #17
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 17

    Cover art by Tim Conrad. The Chess Game featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Phantom City featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Mime, script and art by Will Brown. Man and Whale (Chapter Eight) starring Abraxas And The Earthman, script and art by Rick Veitch. Time Bomb starring Dr. Watchstop, script and art by Ken Macklin. Mediaview by Dennis O'Neil. Weird Adventures on Other Worlds: An Informal History of Planet Comics article by Ron Goulart. The Departure (Chapter Three)--Last Of The Dragons, script by Dennis O'Neil (script) and Carl Potts (plot), pencils by Carl Potts, inks by Terry Austin. Wanderer, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Michael Kaluta. Gameview by Steven Grant. Textpiece with art from Walter Simonson's Star Slammers. Godfather Death, script and art by Scott Hampton; The Brothers Grimm adaptation. 100 pgs. Oct, 1983. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #18
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 18

    Cover art by John Bolton. Dog in the Donor Bank, script and art by Michael Saenz. Business Hours: Monday Through Friday, 9 to 5, script by Christopher Claremont, art by John Bolton. The Arrival (Chapter Four)--Last Of The Dragons, script by Dennis O'Neil (script) and Carl Potts (plot), pencils by Carl Potts, inks by Terry Austin. Mediaview by Dennis O'Neil. Obsession, script and art by Peter Kuper. The Connection featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Garbage Scow, script and art by Bob Aull. Syd Mead: Visual Futurist article by Rick Bryant. The Art of Go Nagai article by Jo Duffy. Oni, script and art by Go Nagai. Gameview article by Steven Grant. In Search of Dr. Einstein's Brain, script and art by Rick Geary. Lost Bones, script by Jo Duffy, art by Kent Williams. 100 pgs. 1983. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #19
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 19

    Cover art by Jim Steranko. Desert Hunt featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Marghinee, script by Jo Duffy, art by Kent Williams. Jabberwocky, script by Garret Lavin, art by Bo Hampton; Lewis Carroll adaptation. Mediaview by Dennis O'Neil. The Art of Vaughn Bode. The Yellow Hat, script and art by Vaughn Bode. Hero's Rest, script by J. H. Rouan, art by Jean Bello. The Cygnus Portfolios article, art by Alan Lee, Jeffrey Jones, Robert Gould, and Barry Windsor-Smith. The Meeting (Chapter Five) featuring Last Of The Dragons, script by Dennis O'Neil (script) and Carl Potts (plot), pencils by Carl Potts, inks by Terry Austin. The Sleepwalker--The Mythology of An Abandoned City, script and art by Jon Jay Muth. Bossy, script and art by Rick Veitch. Survivor!, script and art by Pat Boyette. 100 pgs. 1983. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #20
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 20

    Cover art by Stephen Hickman. Figures of Menace (Chapter 1)--The Sacred & the Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. The Decision (Chapter Six)--Last Of The Dragons, script by Dennis O'Neil (script) and Carl Potts (plot), pencils by Carl Potts, inks by Terry Austin. Mobcka's Gap, script and art by Giovanni Cavassori. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Rat's Nest featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Gameview text article by Steven Grant. Elric: A New Look article by Robert Gould. Sleep sleep starring Elric, script and art by Robert Gould. Untitled Chun-tarr the Undaunted story, script by Roger Stern, art by Victor de la Fuente. Primevil, script by George Pratt, art by Kent Williams. The Voice--The Mythology Of An Abandoned City, script and art by Jon Jay Muth. Gridlock, script by Larry Hama, art by Rogerio Nogueria. 100 pgs. Oct, 1983. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #21
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 21

    Cover art by George Bush. Jungle Trail featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. The Single Electron Proof starring Dr. Watchstop, script by Toren Smith, art by Ken Macklin. Age of the Dragon, script and art by Charles Vess. Recruiter, script by James Fox, art by James Fox and B. K. Taylor. The Futurians and the Superboxers--Marvel Graphic Novel Preview, pencils by Dave Cockrum and Ron Wilson. Pattern of Wounds (Chapter II)--The Sacred & The Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. The Condora, script by Ray Jadwick, art by James Romberger. Sunstroke, script by Michael Kaluta, pencils by Michael Kaluta (signed) and Phil Trumbo, inks by Michael Kaluta. Marooned, script by Jo Duffy, art by Kent Williams. Mediaview by Dennis O'Neil. Fade to Gray (Part Three)--The Mythology Of An Abandoned City, script and art by Jon Jay Muth. 100 pgs. Dec, 1983. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #22
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 22

    Cover art by John Bolton. Wizard's Masque starring Marada The She-wolf, script by Christopher Claremont, art by John Bolton. Descent of Order (Chapter III) featuring The Sacred & The Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. The Scroll, script and art by Larry S. Glover. Text piece with Berni Wrightson's illustrations for Frankenstein. Terror in Paradise featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Conan the Calendar text article, art by Bill Sienkiewicz. The Legend, script by Laurie S. Sutton, art by Charles Vess. The Dance text story, script and art by James P. Starlin and Daina Graziunas. Reunion, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Phil Hale. The Monster starring Ace of Space, script and art by Adolfo Buylla. The Hero starring Ace of Space, script and art by Adolfo Buylla. 100 pgs. Feb, 1984. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #23
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 23

    Cover art by John Bolton. Marada The She-wolf story, script by Christopher Claremont, art by John Bolton. The Last Battle starring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Ventriloquist, script and art by Zoran Vanjaka. Plague Fugue (Chapter IV) featuring The Sacred & The Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. Bestiary: The Art of Pat Ortega article, art by Pat Ortega. Adventures of Cheech Wizard, script and art by Vaugh Bode. Rebirth!, script by Bill DuBay, art by Lee Elias. 100 pgs. April, 1984. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #24
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 24

    Cover art by Pepe Moreno. Paths of Abandon (Chapter V) featuring The Sacred & The Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. Bestiary II: The Paintings Of Pat Ortega. The Return, script and art by Jon Jay Muth. Textpiece on Fritz Leiber collection with illustrations by Robert Gould, Steve Leialoha, Thomas Canty, Paul Rivoche. Apprenticeship, script and art by Michael Kaluta. Face to Face featuring Generation Zero, script by Pepe Moreno (plot) and Archie Goodwin (script), art by Pepe Moreno. Illustrated text piece on Rick Veitch's Heartburst. The Game of Blood and Dust, script and art by Peter Botsis; Roger Zelazny adaptation. Jewel in the Clouds, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Jonn Zack. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Spirit, script by Laurie S. Sutton, art by Charles Vess. Fighting Words, script and art by John Bolton. Lesson of Time, script and art by Lela Dowling. 100 pgs. June, 1984. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #25
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 25

    Cover art by Jeffrey Jones. Vessels of the Past (Chapter VI)--The Sacred & The Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. Space Cruiser Yamato article by Jo Duffy. The Potty's Over, script and art by Bernie Wrightson. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Landmass, script and art by Rick Veitch. Apocrypha, script and art by John Lakey and Laura Lakey. Epic Images illustrated text piece with art by John Bolton, Alan Weiss, Jim Sherman, Jackson Guice, Ron Harris, Tom Yeates, Val Mayerik, Paul Gulacy, Jon Jay Muth, Michael Kaluta, Mike Vosburg. Did You Hear the One About the Traveling Ogre and the Mayor's Daughter?, script by Jo Duffy, art by John Bolton. Toadswart story, script and art by Tim Conrad. 100 pgs. Aug, 1984. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #26
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 26
    • Signed by writer/artist Dave Sim (splash) with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
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    Bill Sienkiewicz cover art. Final Deliverance (Chapter VII) featuring The Sacred & The Profane, script by Dean Motter, art by Ken Steacy. Apocrypha, script and art by John Lakey and Laura Lakey. Indecision, script and art by Rick Geary. The Gardener, script and art by Michael Kaluta. His First Fifth starring Cerebus, script by Dave Sim, art by Dave Sim and Gerhard. The Shattered Stars (Chapter One)--The Last Galactus Story, script by John Byrne, pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. Heart of Fire (Chapter II) starring Toadswart, script and art by Tim Conrad. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Landed, script and art by Keiichi Koike. 100 pgs. Oct, 1984. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #27
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 27

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    Clyde Caldwell cover art. Duet, script by Jan Strnad, art by Neal McPheeters. Illustrated textpiece with Alan Lee art for the Bantam Books title "Castles." Illustrated Groo introductory text piece by Mark Evanier with Sergio Aragones art. Groo the Wanderer story, script by Sergio Aragones (co-plot) and Mark Evanier (co-plot & dialogue), art by Sergio Aragones. Corporate Wars, script and art by Michael Saenz. Introduction to Cobalt 60 article by Mark Bode. Cobalt 60 story, script and art by Vaughn Bode. Cobalt-60 story, script by Larry Todd, art by Mark Bode. Relic, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Al Williamson. Fire's Kin--A Morrigan Tale, script by Elaine Lee, art by Charles Vess. And All the King's Men... Chapter III starring Toadswart, script and art by Tim Conrad. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. The Shadows in the Stone (Chapter Two)--The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. 100 pgs. Dec, 1984. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #28
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 28
    • Signed by writer/artist Dave Sim (splash) with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    Auction opens June 25

    Cover art by Michael Kaluta. Return of the Exile (Chapter Three)--The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. Cobalt- 60 story, script by Larry Todd, art by Mark Bode. The Atlanta Fantasy Fair Portfolio. A Friendly Reminder starring Cerebus, script by Dave Sim, pencils by Dave Sim and Gerhard (backgrounds), inks by Dave Sim and Gerhard. Treasure Hunt, script by Laurie S. Sutton, art by Ron Fontes. Training Cycle, script and art by Steve Sabella. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. The Everlasting Tag, script and art by Rick Veitch. Dragonslander text story, script by Robert Rodi, art by Kent Williams. Ashes to Ashes (Chapter IV) starring Toadswart, script and art by Tim Conrad. Film into Comic: Dune and 2010, art by Bill Sienkiewicz, Joe Barney, Larry Hama, and Tom Palmer. All's Well starring Gedeon Plexus, script and art by Zoran Vanjaka. 100 pgs. Feb, 1985. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #29
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 29

    Cover art by Stephen Hickman. Night Run, script and art by Kent Williams. The Rhyming Robot (Chapter Four)--The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. The Art of Jose Segrelles. Rider, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Jonn Zack. Frank Kelly Freas' A Separate Star article by Jo Duffy. Knock Knock, script and art by Phil Hale. In Search of Ancient Myths starring Dr. Watchstop, script and art by Ken Macklin. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Ghosts in the Machine, script and art by Rick Veitch. The Apes of a Cold God, script and art by Zoran Vanjaka. Cobalt- 60 story, script by Larry Todd, art by Mark Bode. A Matter of Vengeance, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Rich Buckler. Little Otis's 5 Cent Ride, script and art by John Lakey and Laura Lakey. 100 pgs. April, 1985. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #30
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 30

    Cover art by Berni Wrightson. The End of the Earth (Chapter Five) (Table of Contents)--The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. Selling Insurance starring Cerebus, script by Dave Sim, pencils by Dave Sim and Gerhard (backgrounds), inks by Dave Sim and Gerhard. The Girl Next Door starring Cerebus, script by Dave Sim, pencils by Dave Sim and Gerhard (backgrounds), inks by Dave Sim and Gerhard. Infinity: Where Rock and Fantasy Art Meet article, art by Glenn Pepple, Anita Barbour, Daina Graziunas, Jim Starlin, Berni Wrightson, Jeffrey Jones, Alin Wilson, Jon Jay Muth, Dan Green, and Alex Bialy. Cobalt- 60 story, script by Larry Todd, art by Mark Bode. Unicorn Autumn text story by Archie Goodwin, art by Alix Berenzy. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. The Sign, script by Jo Duffy, pencils by Kent Williams. An Epic History featuring Dreadstar article by James P. Starlin. Raven Banner Marvel Graphic Novel Preview, script by Alan Zelenetz, art by Charles Vess. Journey to Outer Earth, script and art by Rick Geary. Toadswart story, script and art by Tim Conrad. The Fix, script and art by Pepe Moreno. 100 pgs. June, 1985. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #31
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 31
    Auction opens June 25

    Cover art by John Bolton. The Seed and the Sower, script by Jon Jay Muth, art by Jon Jay Muth and Kent Williams. Cobalt- 60 story, script by Larry Todd, art by Mark Bode. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Beyond Legend, script by Archie Goodwin, art by Victor de la Fuente. The Sword of Sh'rlii, script and art by Paty Cockrum. Wah, Wah, Wah... starring Gedeon Plexus, script and art by Zoran Vanjaka. Arise Awake Year 20, script and art by Marc Hempel. Abyss (Chapter VI) starring Toadswart, script and art by Tim Conrad. Time of the Dragon article about The Black Dragon, art by John Bolton. The Hidden Stars (Chapter Six) --The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. 100 pgs. Aug, 1985. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #32
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 32
    • Signed by artist Bo Hampton (splash) with Lone Star Comics certificate of authenticity.
    Auction opens June 25

    Cover art by Jerry Bingham. Tunnel in the Sky (Chapter Seven)--The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Terry Austin. Predators, script by Edward Bryant, art by Carol Kimball. Traveller, script and art by Bo Hampton. To Be A Champion, script by Archie Goodwin, art by James Geldhof. The Ages of Cerebus article, pencils by Dave Sim, inks by Dave Sim and Gerhard. Nagrul Rising, script and art by Gonzalo Mayo. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Love's Labours, script by Robert E. Rodi, art by Lela Dowling. Savage Rebirth article, art by Michael Golden, Herb Trimpe, Will Jungkuntz, and John Severin. The Surprise in the Box of Toast Posties, script and art by Mark Wheatley. Waxwroth Furigo (Chapter VII) starring Toadswart, script and art by Tim Conrad. Weeping Oak, script by Gene Day, art by Dan Day. 100 pgs. Oct, 1985. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #33
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 33

    Cover pencils by Phil Hale. The Dweller in Darkness (Chapter Eight)--The Last Galactus Story, script and pencils by John Byrne, inks by Bob Wiacek. Reaching Out starring Dr. Watchstop, script and art by Ken Macklin. Beating the Heat starring Dr. Watchstop, script and art by Ken Macklin. Illustrated text piece on Tim Conrad's portfolio. Briar Rose, script by Lynn Parrish, art by Kent Williams. Final Passage (Chapter VIII) starring Toadswart, script and art by Tim Conrad. Mediaview article by Dennis O'Neil. Fish Story, script by Mike Baron, art by John Totleben. Ein Heldentraum, script by Patrick Mason, art by P. Craig Russell; Goethe adaptation. Snowmen, script and pencils by Kent Williams. Snickers That's Entertainment, script by Kevin Duane, art by Mark Bode. The Champion, script by Doug Moench and Gene Day, art by Dan Day. Johnny Badhair, script and pencils by Phil Hale. 100 pgs. Dec, 1985. $2.50. Cover price $2.50.

  • Issue #34
    Epic Illustrated (1980 Magazine) 34
    • Staple rust/migration.

    Final Issue; Cholly & Flytrap Cover by Arthur Suydam; "The Beast" by Paolo Eluteri Serpieri; "Love Doesn't Last Forever" by Alan Moore & Rick Veitch; "Works in Progress" by Barry Windsor-Smith; "Out of Phase" by Archie Goodwin & Al Williamson; "Doctor Watchstop: Wasting Time" by Ken Macklin; "The Last Galactus Story: Chapter Nine" by John Byrne (story & art), Terry Austin (inks) & Glynis Oliver (colors); "Horizon Lights" by Jo Duffy & T. Sagara; "They Just Fade Away" by Berni Wrightson; "The Return of Cholly & Flytrap" by Arthur Suydam; "Amber 1" by Jim Starlin; "Death of a Legend" a story of the final days of Robert E. Howard by Roy Thomas & S. Plunkett; "Slow Dancer" by Bill Sienkiewicz; Submissions from the Atlanta Fantasy Fair Competition; Cover price $2.50.