Year: 1977

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #137

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Editorial features include:

“An Interview with Rick Baker” by Kerry Gammill and Michael W. Davis.  "Don Rosa's INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  "COMICS COMMENTARY" by James Van Hise.  “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Phil Sunde, and JVH.  “COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey.  “Stepsons of Cimmeria” by Robert Weinberg.  “Conan of the Movies” by JVH.   ARTIST PROFILE of Kerry Gammill.  “Twilight of the Heroes Part 1” by Ron Wilber.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown.  

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  A letter from Russ Cochran.  

 

Ads for:

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

CINEFANTASTIQUE VOL. 5, #4, Vol. 6, #1

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #4

FANZINE ’77

OMNICON SOUVENIR BOOK

PHANTASMAGORIA #5

PORTFOLIO 13 by Kenneth Smith

TREK 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #138

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Editorial features include:

"Don Rosa's INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  ARTIST PROFILE of Hilary Barta.  “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, JB Clifford Jr, and James Van Hise.  “COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey.  “COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  “The Unknown Wrightson” (reprinting earth art by Bernie Wrightson from The Baltimore Sun).  “John Carter of Comics” by JVH.  Centerspread by John Adkins Richardson.  "COMICS COMMENTARY" by JVH.  

“BETWEEN THE COMMERCIALS” by Michael Shonk.  “THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa.  Final ballot for “The 1977 Comic Art Fan Awards.”   A letter from Mike McKenney.  

 

Ads for:

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1 thru 4

WHIZZARD #10

WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT PORTFOLIO

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #139

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STAR WARS issue.

 

Editorial features include:

“From the Adventures of Luke Skywalker” by James Van Hise.  “Star Wars Marvel Style — Where it Went Wrong” by JVH.  “An Interview with Mark Hamill” by JVH.  “Darth Vader, the Face Behind the Mask!” by JVH.  “The Music of Star Wars” by Mark Burbey.   “Star Woes” parody strip by Ron Wilber.  “The Star Wars Cosmos” by Mike Kuntz.  “A Star Wars Bibliography” by Della Van Hise.  Centerspread by Ralph Fowler.  “Twilight of the Heroes Part 1 continued” by Ron Wilber.  "Don Rosa's INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  “Zero Hero” by RC Harvey.  “THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown.  

 

Ads for:

25 YEARS OF TV: A History of Shows 1949-1974  (possibly never published)

ALWAYS COME TWILIGHT #1

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

A+PLUS #3

COMES THE DAWN poster by Frank Brunner

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1 thru 5

FANDOM CIRCUS

FORGOTTEN FANTASIES

KA-POW #1

MEGAZINE #2 (possibly never published)

NIMBUS #3

RADION #6

SCIENCE FICTION, HORROR & FANTASY #1

WET DREAMS PORTFOLIO

WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT PORTFOLIO

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #140

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Editorial features include:

“Twilight of the Heroes Part 2” by Ron Wilber.  "COMICS COMMENTARY" by James Van Hise.  "Don Rosa's INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  “THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa.   “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Andy Warner, and JVH.  “Captain Atom” by Howard P. Siegel.  Centerspread by Tom Sutton.  “Two of the Greatest Films You’ve Probably Never Seen” by JVH.  “COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey.  ARTIST PROFILE of Marc Hempel.  “COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  A letter from Roy Thomas.  

 

Ads for:

ARIK KHAN #1

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BATIZINE #1 (“The Ultimate in Batman…”)

COLLECTOR’S DREAM

COMES THE DAWN poster by Frank Brunner

FILM FAN MONTHLY

JOHNNY IRIQUOIS ADVENTUREZINE 

MARVEL COMICS INDEX (George Olshevsky)

QUESTAR #1

WOLD ATLAS  (Philip Jose Farmer fanzine)

 

 

Sally Forth #2

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Saucey Sci-Fi Stories #1 (1st-2nd)

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1st printing: April 1977
2nd printing: 1979, edition of 200

Scott's Superspectacular

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Sea-Con '77 program

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SF&F Journal, The #89

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Skyrack Fantasy Trader, The #19

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Spaz Comix #2

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Squa Tront #07

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EC fanzine.  Jerry Weist named in masthead as Publisher Emeritus, and John Benson (editor as of issue #6) assumed role as publisher. 

Strip Scene #01

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Strip Scene #02

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SWCC News-Notes #5

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Newsletter of the Southeastern Wisconsin Comics Club.

SWCC News-Notes #6

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Newsletter of the Southeastern Wisconsin Comics Club.

Unpublished #2

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Early art/concept portfolio by Steve Willis influenced by William Steig.