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Quote1.png Good Heavens!! Look at the size of them!! And.. they're leading right to the mountain. Right to Mt. Rushmore!!! Quote2.png
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Appearing in "What? What? What was Gargantus!"

Featured Characters:

  • Dan (First appearance)

Supporting Characters:

  • Billy (First appearance)

Antagonists:

Other Characters:

  • United States National Guard

Races and Species:

Locations:

Vehicles:

  • Norden Bathysphere

Synopsis for "What? What? What was Gargantus!"

Gargantus follows a deep-sea explorer back to the surface where he goes on a rampage until he runs out of breath.

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Appearing in "Time Machine"

Reprint of the 2nd story from
Journey Into Unknown Worlds #35
(originally printed as Long Ago)

Featured Characters:

  • Unnamed Man

Locations:

Items:

  • Time Machine

Synopsis for "Time Machine"

Reprint of the 2nd story from
Journey Into Unknown Worlds #35
(originally printed as Long Ago)

A man's fascination with history leads him to build a time machine and travel to the past, but when he sees the dangers of time travel he destroys the machine and blueprints.

Appearing in "The Things from Dimension X!"

Featured Characters:

  • Lynwood

Supporting Characters:

Antagonists:

  • Electrans
    • Koaa
    • Numerous unnamed Electrans

Other Characters:

  • Lynwood's Boss

Races and Species:

  • Electrans (First appearance)
  • Humans

Locations:

Items:

  • Lynwood's Dimension Connector (Destroyed)

Synopsis for "The Things from Dimension X!"

A man builds a machine that can connect his world to other dimensions. Whilst asleep a race of creatures enter to his world through his machine and threaten to conquer the world. As they leave the cabin entry point they encounter large creatures in the shadows and attempt to use their weapons on them to no effect. They flee the giant creatures back into their dimension where the man smashes the machine to stop their return then he leave the cabin to check what spooked them. Outside he discovers giant footsteps and with the sun coming up he sees Mt. Rushmore in the distance and ponders if they had assisted in driving the creatures back.

Appearing in "The Door They Dare Not Open!"

Featured Characters:

  • Bruno Zuknik

Antagonists:

  • Alien Wardens
    • Prison Warden

Other Characters:

  • Prisoners

Races and Species:

Locations:

  • Sol
  • Centurius III
    • Alien Planet (Unnamed)

Vehicles:

  • Alien Spacecraft

Synopsis for "The Door They Dare Not Open!"

A prison warden treats inmates with kindness and allows them the freedom to walk around the prison uncaged. He relies on the honor system and only asks them to swear to not open the forbidden door. A new prisoner named Bruno Zuknik breaks his word and opens the door in order to try and escape but shocked to discover he is confronted by an alien who takes him to their own planet to serve out his sentence with harsh labor, once he's served his time his memory is to be wiped then be returned to Earth. One of the aliens return then transform into the prison's Warden and ensure the rest of the prisoners that as long as they keep their word to not enter the forbidden door nothing will happen to them on account of Bruno.

Appearing in "Trapped in the Room of Shadows"

Featured Characters:

  • Sanford Kindwell

Antagonists:

  • Kroger

Races and Species:

Locations:

Items:

  • Wishing Stone

Synopsis for "Trapped in the Room of Shadows"

A man guides a wealthy philanthropist to a cave in Tibet where resides one of a pair of legendary wishing stones. The guide clouts the philanthropist and steals the stone, leaving him trapped behind a cave-in. He wishes to be rich but finds his spirit exchanged with the man who has been trapped behind the cave-in. The philanthropist does his best to clear the path, but the story leaves it up to the reader to decide if the evil man deserves rescuing or not.

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