The Brute

Published
1985
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
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Brute) Cover, 1 page

"Is he man, ape or monster?"

Featuring

Feature
The Brute
Genre
Horror; Superhero

Credits

Painting
Phil Belbin ?

Reprint history

First print
Australia
The Brute (Gredown, 1975 series) #1 ([1975?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Night of the Brute! (The Brute) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Brute
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Mike Fleisher
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Editing
Jeff Rovin

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brute (Seaboard, 1975 series) #1 (February 1975)
Night of the Brute
Also printed
Australia
The Brute (Gredown, 1975 series) #1 ([1975?])
Night of the Brute

Notes

Origin. The Brute is a neanderthal who is thawed from a block of ice after thousands of years of entombment. This is very reminscent of the Hulk.

Show/hide 2. Attack of the Reptile-Man (The Brute) Comic story, 20 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Brute
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Mike Fleisher
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
Alan Kupperberg
Editing
Jeff Rovin

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brute (Seaboard, 1975 series) #2 (April 1975)
Attack of the Reptile-Man
Also printed
Australia
The Brute (Gredown, 1975 series) #1 ([1975?])
Attack of the Reptile-Man

Notes

"Chapter II"

Show/hide 3. The Fifty Dollar Body! (The Bog Beast) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Bog Beast
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Script
John Albano
Art
Jack Sparling
Letters
Alan Kupperberg
Editing
Larry Lieber

Reprint history

First print
United States
Tales of Evil (Seaboard, 1975 series) #2 (April 1975)
The Fifty Dollar Body
Also printed
Australia
The Brute (Gredown, 1975 series) #1 ([1975?])
The Fifty Dollar Body

Notes

The first story of this character was reprinted in an issue of Weird Tales of the Macabre.

Show/hide 4. ...Live or Let Die (The Brute) Comic story, 19 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Brute
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
G Friedrich
Pencils
Alan Lee Weiss
Jim Starlin (art assist)
Frank Brunner (art assist)
Inks
Jack Abel
Letters
Alan Kupperberg
Editing
Larry Lieber

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Brute (Seaboard, 1975 series) #3 (July 1975)
Live Or Let Die
Also printed
Australia
The Brute (Gredown, 1975 series) #1 ([1975?])
...Live or Let Die

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 56165

Entry created

  • 20/11/2010

Cover added

  • 25/06/2015

Index completed

  • 20/11/2010

Last updated

  • 24/02/2018