Heavy Metal Magazine (1977) Vol. 5 #5
Esteban Marato cover, Jim Steranko and Howard Chaykin art August, 1981, issue 53. Dubbed "The adult illustrated fantasy magazine," Heavy Metal also publishes tales of horror, science fiction, and adventure. This 53rd issue includes the following stories: 5:00 by Mark Fisher; Outland by Jim Steranko; Martelaine by John Workman; Paradise Lost by Mora and Gimenez; Pigs on the Wing by Tom Yeates and Ken Feduniewicz; The Immoral Majority by Norman Spinrad; Homo Detritus by Caza; The Immortals' Fete by Enki Bilal; Cody Starbuck by Howard Chaykin; Rock Opera by Rod Kierkegaard, Jr.; and The Bus Paul Kirchner. Includes Richard Corben interview and 16 pages on the making of the Heavy Metal movie. Cover art by Esteban Maroto. Cover price $2.00.