The Black Legend

Published
1984
Page count
68
Cover price
1.00 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size (205mm x 275mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Blood Mix Cover, 1 page

"'The Blood Mix' gives new life to a monster! Page 2"

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. The Blood Mix Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Frank Lordman (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Spain
Pánico (Vilmar, 1978 series) #20 (April 1980)
La mezcla sanguinea
Also printed
Spain
Escorpion (Vilmar, 1973 series) #58 ([June 1982?])
La mezcla sanguinea

Notes

"© — Editorial Vilmar — Barcelona — The Illustrated"

Show/hide 2. Birds of Fate! (Mysteries of the Unknown) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mysteries of the Unknown
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Richard Hughes [as Pierce Rand]
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #64 (July 1955)
War of the Seagulls
First print
United States
Forbidden Worlds (ACG, 1951 series) #83 (October 1959)
The Demon of the Wind!
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #33 ([October 1962?])
Birds of Fate
Show/hide 3. The Vampire-Ghouls Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 4. The Witch Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Manuel Gamez
Art
Miguel Gómez Esteban [as Mauvais]

Reprint history

First print
Spain
Escorpion (Vilmar, 1973 series) #77 ([January 1984?])
La bruja

Notes

"© — Editorial Vilmar — Barcelona — The Illustrated" Mauvais appears to have drawn two different stories with this title.

Show/hide 5. Possession and Exorcism (Essays Into the Supernatural) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Essays Into the Supernatural
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Gray Morrow
Art
Gray Morrow
Editing
Gray Morrow

Reprint history

First print
United States
Red Circle Sorcery (Archie, 1974 series) #7 (June 1974)
Possession and Exorcism
Show/hide 6. Death Strikes Four Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
? (Iger Shop)
Editing
None

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Fantasy (Farrell, 1852 series) #8 (October 1953)
Death Strikes Four
Also printed
United States
Tales of Voodoo (Eerie, 1968 series) #Vol. 2 No. 1 (February 1969)
Death Strikes Four
 
United States
Strange Galaxy (Eerie, 1971 series) #Vol. 1 No. 9 (April 1971)
Death Strikes Four
 
United States
Horror Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v4#1 (January 1972)
Death Strikes Four
 
Australia
Secrets of the Supernatural (Gredown, 1978 series) #2 ([1978?])
Death Strikes Four

Synopsis

A party of four friends visits a country home. Little do they know that the clock tower nearby is inhabited by an evil spirit. The clockwork runs on human flesh and blood - as the friends soon find out.

Show/hide 7. Let's Go Up in a Balloon! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Richard Hughes [as Zev Zimmer]
Art
Pete Costanza
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #155 (March 1965)
Let's Go up in a Balloon
Show/hide 8. You Shall Never Die Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Script
J.M. Polls
Art
Esteban Polls [as Esteban P.]

Reprint history

First print
Spain
Pánico (Vilmar, 1972 series) #86 (1979)
No morirás nunca
Also printed
Spain
Pánico (Vilmar, 1978 series) #nn [13] ([1979?])
No morirás nunca

Notes

"© — Editorial Vilmar — Barcelona — The Illustrated"

Show/hide 9. She Dared the Unknown Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Edvard Moritz
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #5 (June-July 1949)
She Dared the Unknown
Also printed
United Kingdom
Sinister Tales (Alan Class, 1964 series) #113 (1971)
She Dared the Unknown

Synopsis

In the seventeenth century, Scarlett Dalton finds a weird figurine that is possessed by a spirit who gives her supernatural powers, but she is betrayed by her frightened fiance and burned as a witch.

Show/hide 10. The Blob Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Ezra Jackson (signed)
Editing
Carl Burgos (original editor)
Ezra Jackson (original art editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Weird (Eerie, 1966 series) v4#1 (February 1970)
The Blob

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 52693

Entry created

  • 27/07/2013

Cover added

  • 18/04/2014

Index completed

  • 17/04/2014

Last updated

  • 18/04/2014