Writers / Artists: Larry Bigman

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #114

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Bernie Wrightson.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

Interviews with Carmine Infantino, Stan Lee & Roy Thomas by Jay Maeder. 

“Conquest.” a Sub-Mariner strip by Mike Zeck. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“The Resurrection of Richard Wentworth” by James Van Hise. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

“A TWIST OF THE DIAL” by John Cooper. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by Larry Bigman. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

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Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #125

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Editorial features include:  

Front and back covers by Bernie Wrightson.

Part 2 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill. 

Part 4 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including Part 1 of an interview with Mort Walker. 

Various reprints of vintage articles about Walt Kelly and Pogo. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by Larry Bigman. 

“Dr. Wertham and the Classics of Horror” by Jim Sands. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr and James Van Hise. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from James Denney (publisher of The Elfland Chronicles and Art & Story).

 

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SIMBA PORTFOLIO 1 by Sheila Jayne Bird  

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THE MARVEL ART REVIEW #1

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WORSE THINGS WAITING (Manly Wade Wellman, Lee Brown Coye)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #128

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Robert Susor.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

“An Interview with Neal Adams” by Richard Kravitz and James Van Hise.  “Black Condor” article by Ray Miller. 

“Spaced: 1998 1/4” written and drawn by Ron Wilber.  

“The Glob” by John O’Reilly and Walt Kelly, reprinted from LIFE Magazine 1952. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by Larry Bigman. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mark Burbey, and JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“Great Expectations: Kenneth Smith’s Phantasmagoria” by George Beahm.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from David Michelinie.

 

 

Ads for:

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EAST COAST COMIX EC reprints

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1, 2

FEATURE SHOWCASE #1

FILM COLLECTOR’S WORLD

SIXGUN HEROES: A Price Guide to Movie Cowboy Collectibles

STARLOG #1

THE FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY

THE VAUGHN BODE INDEX

TREK #5

WE #106 (Official publication of WSA Program)

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #129

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KING KONG issue.

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Tom Sutton.  Back cover by Todd Klein.

“Some of the Best of … RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa.  “DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell.  

“Kong the Book” by James Van Hise. 

“Kong the Comic” by JVH. 

“Kong the Movie” by JVH. 

Reprints of several newspaper articles about King Kong. 

“King Kong: 1976, or is it 1977?” by JVH.  

Centerspread by Robert Kline. 

“Zero Hero: by RC Harvey. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by Larry Bigman. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mike McKenney, Mark Burbey, Della Hawks, and JVH.  

Results of “The RBCC Comic Fandom Opinion Poll.”  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Hilary Barta.   

 

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STARLOG #1

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TREK #5

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #132

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Mike Zeck.  Back cover by Ralph Fowler.

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“Silent Running”)by James Van Hise.  

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, JB Clifford Jr, and JVH.  

ARTIST PROFILE of Mike Zeck. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa. Centerspread by Tom Sutton. 

“Adam Strange: The Thinking Man’s Super Hero” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by Larry Bigman. 

“The 1976 Comic Art Fan Awards Final Ballot.” 

“POINT/COUNTER POINT” by Doug Haines and John Baglem. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Don Rosa.

 

Ads for:

ART & STORY #1

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

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FANTASTIC EXPLOITS #23

FANZINE ’76

LITTLE BOOK OF INNER SPACE

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

TREK #6

 

Also: an ad from Tom Sutton selling original art, and an ad offering Mike Zeck original art for sale.