Heavy Metal #289

Heavy Metal #288 is the most bizarre and multigenerational issue to date! This issue explores the violent, horrific and intimate horrors plaguing the melting minds of mankind.

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Heavy Metal’s Sci-Fi special issue – with new knockout talent from around the world – is a must for winter reading!

Heavy Metal issue #289 is the next step in Science Fiction.  Including a FREE augmented reality app for iPhone and Android, this is Heavy Metal’s first truly interactive issue.  Issue #289 features an international roster of creators:

  • THE DOOR – Written by Michael Moreci (Black Star Renegades) and Drawn by Esau Escorza (Taarna), Part 1 of the 3 chapter story finds a character lost in a terrifying world in search of her identity.
  • Grant Morrison & Benjamin Marra team to bring you the bizarre “true” story of what happened when William S. Burroughs interviewed Davied Bowie for Rolling Stone Magazine in 1973 – TEN SOUNDS THAT IDENTIFY A KIND OF PERSON.
  • Rob Shield introduces us to the NEON WASTELAND, a distant future where technology and mankind have merged. Added bonus that the story comes alive with the Heavy Metal AR App!
  • Richard Corben continues to amaze with part 2 of his 15 chapter epic – MURKY WORLD.
  • THE COLOR OF AIR chapter 6 inches us closer to the conclusion of Enki Bilal’s opus.
  • Innovative concept artist, BEEPLE, showcases a gallery of his work, which he posts daily on Instagram.
  • THE CHIMERAN by Paul Goodenough and Ben Oliver present us with a case of anthropomorphic love gone wrong.
  • Concept artist, Tony Leonard, shows a terrifying future where man has left hope behind in THE WOMB.
  • ROB SHIELDS gives a fully mixed reality gallery compatible with the Heavy Metal Magazine AR App
  • Grant Morrison interview on his new hit show, “HAPPY!”

Cover by Jonathan La Mantia

144 page full color magazine
Heavy Metal Magazine, 2018