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Doorway to Nightmare (1978) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Doorway to Nightmare (1978) 1
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($14.85) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scratch on back of case
    • Label #1245294002

    Cover art by Mike Kaluta. The Cuckoo Cuckoos Hostess snack cakes ad with the Penguin. First appearance of Madame Xanadu in "Cindy Barns," script by David Michelinie, art by Val Mayerik; A young actress consults Madame Xanadu about the mysterious, occult goings-on surrounding her new boyfriend; this is a "new experience in the occult!" Article with information on Madame Xanadu. Daily Planet Volume 77 Issue 40 promo. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #2
    Doorway to Nightmare (1978) 2
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($4.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1497179004

    Cover art by Mike Kaluta. Sable Lady Hostess snack cakes ad with Batman. "Douglas Holt and Melissa Mann," script by Gerry Conway, art by Vicente Alcazar; Madame Xanadu is consulted by a couple, one a sceptic and a scientist, the other a believer; She passes on a dire warning to the scientist, but will she overcome her skepticism and heed the warning before it is too late? Article in which Bill Kunkel discusses Tarot cards. A Word About the Fight of the Century article in which publisher Jenette Kahn discusses the Superman vs Muhammad Ali book. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #3
    Doorway to Nightmare (1978) 3

    Cover art by Mike Kaluta. "Blood Red Tear," script by Bill Kunkel (Plot), Joyce Katz (Special Thanks) and Roger McKenzie (Dialogue), pencils by Ric Estrada, inks by Romeo Tanghal; A young woman who has recently taken a job with a mysterious man with whom she has fallen in love seeks out the help of Madame Xanadu to uncover his dark secret. Dilemma Hostess snack cakes ad with Wonder Woman. 1 page Madame Xanadu text article "Tarot Readings" by Bill Kunkel. Profile of Cary Burkett (DC Profiles Number 30). 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #4
    Doorway to Nightmare (1978) 4
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.75) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: New, unblemished
    • Label #1448926023

    Cover art by Mike Kaluta. "Six Claws of the Dragon!", script by Catherine B. Andrews and Stuart Hopen, art by Johnny Craig; When rare mummies and artefacts are stolen from a museum the investigating officer finds himself seeking the counsel of Madame Xanadu; He is soon drawn into a strange case of possession and reincarnation. Imperiled Sub Hostess snack cakes ad with Aquaman. From the Diary of Lady Anne Karis - An Excerpt Dated April, 1957 Tarot Readings article. Daily Planet Extra promo. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.35.

  • Issue #5
    Doorway to Nightmare (1978) 5

    Cover art by Mike Kaluta. "The Day of the Devils!", script by Scott Edelman, pencils by Romeo Tanghal, inks by Vince Colletta; A newly-initiated member of a street gang and his girlfriend seek the advice of Madame Xanadu to help him find a way to escape the increasingly dark future he is building for himself; When he steals a mysterious jar from Madame Xanadu's shop everything spirals wildly out of control. Onward and Upward article in which publisher Jenette Kahn talks about another price increase. Daily Planet Extra promo. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.50.