Published October 1988
With this issue, #18, Death Rattle went out of business (turns out temporarily). The various gluts in the comic book market and the title’s sometimes eccentric content worked against it. However, this volume went out with a bang.
Death Rattle #18 is a whambang 40-page giant special with a Frank Miller (Daredevil, Dark Knight) cover. The exciting conclusion of the Bulbo Cosmic Slug saga and Steve Rasnic Tem and Ron Wilber’s “Small Acts of Revenge” an 8 page thriller in the EC manner.
Contents Grinder • Rattler • Bulto Cosmic Slug final chapter part 11 Cow Camp • Old Wisconsin That I Knew • Small Acts of Revenge • Death Rattle Back Issues! • When I Grow Up
Artists Bill Hartwig artist • Frank Miller cover • Gerard Jones writer • Greg Potter artist Jack Jackson (Jaxon) artist Jan Manweiler colorist P. S. Mueller writer