Crazy Magazine #1 (1973) Cover art by Kelly FreasIssue 1, October 1973, Marvel Comics ($0.40)

“The Future! Or What’s Left Of It!

“Breaking & Entering Pandora’s Box: a few crazinesses about the future”

essay, Harlan Ellison; illustration, Basil Wolverton;
executive editor, Roy Thomas; editor, Marv Wolfman

An illustrated, humorous essay.


Crazy Magazine was Marvel Comics attempt at a Mad Magazine-type humor magazine it ran for about ten years, from the early 1970s to the early 1980s. Much of the material in the magazine was produced by Marvel Comics writers and artists.

Crazy #1 featured a brief humorous piece by Harlan Ellison, featuring a full page illustration by Basil Wolverton.

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