Fiends and Things

Published
1984
Page count
68
Cover price
1.00 AUD; 1.20 NZD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
?

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Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"A haunted ghost gets two people caught in the monstrous tentacles of a fiend from the fifth dimension!"

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. The Fiend from the Outside Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Enrique Cristobal?

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #26 (December 1951)
The Haunted Ghost
First print
United States
Witches' Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v5#4 (July 1973)
The Fiend from the Outside
Also printed
Australia
Ghosts of Terror (Gredown, 1976 series) v1#6 ([1977?])
The Fiend from the Outside
 
United States
Horror Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v9#3 (August 1978)
The Fiend from the Outside
 
Australia
Tales of Torment (Gredown, 1979 series) #3 ([1979?])
The Fiend from the Outside

Synopsis

A ghost from the 4th dimensions takes refuge in a couple's apartment and offers to use his ability to tell the future to help them get rich quick.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (The Man from National Inc.: Detective & Gourmet) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Man from National Inc.: Detective & Gourmet
Genre
Detective

Credits

Script
Sampayo
Zentner
Art
Schiaffino

Reprint history

First print
Unknown  (Mortadelo especial ? [Bruguera])

Notes

While 'El agente de la National, detective y gourmet' had its own series in 1986, this seems most likely to be from Mortadelo especial (issues 210 and 211 at least) due the the credited involvement of Zentner.

Show/hide 3. The Werewolf Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
C. Borrell
Art
Esteban Polls [signed Esteban P.]

Reprint history

Also printed
Spain
Escorpion (Vilmar, 1973 series) #11 ([October 1974?])
 (El Hombre Lobo)

Notes

"©—Editorial Vilmar—Barcelona—The Illustrated."

Show/hide 4. Jewels of the Deep Comic story, 8 pages

Credits

Art
Harry Lazarus
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

First print
United States
Adventures into the Unknown (ACG, 1948 series) #56 (June 1954)
Jewels of the Deep

Notes

A "TrueVision" story

Show/hide 5. Portrait of Priscilla! Comic story, 10 pages

Credits

Script
Kurato Osaki
Art
Paul Reinman
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Reprint history

First print
United States
Unknown Worlds (ACG, 1960 series) #32 (June-July 1964)
Show/hide 6. Hanging Offense Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 7. The Perfect Servant Comic story, 3 pages
Show/hide 8. Terror Unlimited Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
? [Iger Shop]
Editing
Carl Burgos
Irving Fass [art director]
Ezra Jackson [art editor]

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Voodoo (Farrell, 1952 series) #16 (July-August 1954)
Horror Unlimited  (retitled)
First print
United States
Weird (Eerie, 1966 series) v2#3 (June 1967)
Terror Unlimited
Also printed
United States
Terror Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v1#10 (November 1969)
Terror Unlimited
 
United States
Tales of Voodoo (Eerie, 1968 series) v3#6 (November 1970)
Terror Unlimited
 
United States
Strange Galaxy (Eerie, 1971 series) #Vol. 1 No. 9 (April 1971)
Terror Unlimited
 
United States
Terror Tales (Eerie, 1969 series) v4#7 (December 1972)
Terror Unlimited
 
Australia
The Devil's Triangle (Gredown, 1976? series) #5 ([January 1978?])
Terror Unlimited

Synopsis

A family encounters the Wudgies, a tiny group of elf-like creatures who seem harmless at first, but soon begin to take over their lives.

Show/hide 9. The Sinister Monster Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
Ivan Soler
Art
Esteban Polls [as Esteban P.]

Reprint history

Based on
Spain
Pánico (Vilmar, 1972 series) #36 ([July 1973?])
El monstruo misterioso
 
Spain
Pánico (Vilmar, 1978 series) #22 (June 1980)
El monstruo misterioso
 
Australia
Fiends and Things (Gredown, 1984?) ([1984?])
The Sinister Monster
Also printed
Australia
Deeds of the Diabolical (Gredown, 1980?) ([1980?])
The Sinister Monster

Notes

"©—Editorial Vilmar—Barcelona—The Illustrated."


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 52749

Entry created

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