Writers / Artists: James Van Hise

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #119

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Editorial features include:

Front and back covers by Mike Zeck.  

“The World of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson” by Mike Clark and Marc Wielage. 

ARTIST PROFILE of Mike Zeck. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“Friedkin Returns to TV to Direct ‘The Spirit’,” likely reprinted from a newspaper article. 

“Biography of Noel Neill,” reprinted from Palm Beach Con*1 / Trek Int’l ’75 program book. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” Part Three, by Don Rosa. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by James Van Hise.

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

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“1975 New York Star Trek Con” by JVH. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from John Kent and Harland Ronning.

 

Ads for:

FILM COLLECTOR’S REGISTRY

FILM FANTASY SCRAPBOOK

HP LOVECRAFT LP

NOVA SCIENCE FICTION

SCREW’S LOOSE #1, 2

THE CONNECTION #2

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #4

VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS

WINDY CITY PRESENTS ELRIC

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #120

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Stephen Fabian.  Back cover by John Adkins Richardson.

“Dr. Fate: Man of Magic” by Raymond Miller. 

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“Forbidden Planet” Revisited) by James Van Hise.

Article about John Adkins Richardson and “Maxor of Cirod” reprinted from the Southern Illinois University Alestle

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

"A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT A MLJ PUBLICATION" by Raymond Miller.   “DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell and Sandy Soares. 

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

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” Part Four, by Don Rosa. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH.   

“He Walked Among US — the EC Story That Nobody Talks About” by JVH.

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Joe Brancatelli.  

 

Ads for:

BLEAK DECEMBER

CINEFANTASTIQUE

ERBDOM #81, 82

GOLDEN-AGE GREATS

HP LOVECRAFT LP

MIAMICON 1

SCREW’S LOOSE #1, 2

STAR TREK 74 and 75

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

THE SENSUOUS FRAZETTA

TIM CORRIGAN’S SUPERHERO COMICS #4

TREK #1

VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS

WINDY CITY ENTERPRISES (ELRIC; TALES OF THE MACABRE)

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #121

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Vaughn Bode issue.  

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Rosa.  

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“An Interview with Vaughn Bode” by Mark & Steve Collins and Dave Simons. 

“Sunpot: An Analysis” by James Van Hise.  

“Bode” by Manny Lezcano. 

“Kayo the Karate Lizard!” by JVH, Ken Mitchroney, and John Ellis.  “Vaughn Bode: A Retrospective Look at the Man and His Work” by George Beahm. 

“Vincent  Bode Presents Vaughn Bode’s Cartoon Concert” by JVH.   “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by John Ellis, JB Clifford Jr, and JVH. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

BLAST

MEDIASCENE

OKAY COMIX #1, 2

THE ADVENTURESS

THE ELFLAND CHRONICLES

THE HEROINE ADDICT

TREK #2

VALLEY OF THE CLIFFHANGERS

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #122

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Editorial features include:

Front and back covers by Mike Ploog.

“An Interview with Rod Serling” reprinted from Gamma #1, a science fiction magazine published in 1963. 

Serling obituary by James Van Hise.  

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“Star Trek: The Tholian Web,” story re-told with stills.  

“Houstoncon ’75” by JVH. 

“A Houston Mini-Con is Anything But Mini” by JVH. 

Part 1 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“Zero Hero” by RC Harvey. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell.  

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by John Ellis, JB Clifford Jr, and JVH. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from M. Thomas Inge and RC Harvey.  

 

Ads for:

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 4, #1

DEMONS portfolio by Kenneth Smith

DOC #1 (Doc Savage fanzine)

EQUINOX #3

ROBERT E. HOWARD’S CONAN LP

SPACED #1 and 2

STAR TREK ’75

THE CONNECTION 

TREK #2

WHIZZARD #7 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #123

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Editorial features include:

Front and back covers by Stephen Fabian.

Part 2 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“A Look at SPACE: 1999” by Thomas D.N. Zaegner, Mark Burbey, and James Van Hise. 

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

“Jawsmania Strikes!” compiled by JVH.  

“I Acted on ‘Impulse’” by Della Hawks. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH.  

“Orlandoncon” by JB Clifford Jr.  

“Glasses,” a one-page strip by Alan Hanley. 

“Caged Animal,” a 7-page werewolf strip by Kerry Gammill. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

DOC #1 (Doc Savage fanzine)

MEDIASCENE

MIAMICON 1

NOVA SCIENCE FICTION #1

ROBERT E. HOWARD’S CONAN LP

THE BUYER’S GUIDE FOR COMIC FANDOM

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #124

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Editorial features include:  

Cover by Robert Susor.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

Part 1 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill (illustrating the same script drawn by Mike Zeck in RBCC #117). 

Part 3 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“The Outer Limits” by James Van Hise.  "THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mike McKenney, and JVH. 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell. 

“The 1975 San Diego Comic Convention” by JVH. 

“Ray B. and Me” by JVH. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with letters from Doug Potter and Mike McKenney. 

 

Ads for:

ROBERT E. HOWARD’S CONAN LP

THE PREMIUM BIBLE

 

 

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).

 

Ads for:

BLAST

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol, 4, #4

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1

FANTASCENE

FAR LANDS OTHER DAYS (illustrated by George Evans)

MARVEL COMICS INDEX #1: THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE #1

SIMBA PORTFOLIO 1 by Sheila Jayne Bird  

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

THE MARVEL ART REVIEW #1

TREK #2, 3, 4

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

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #126

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Mike Zeck.  Back cover by Tom Sutton.  

Part 3 of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill. 

Part 5 of “Maxor of Cirod” by John Adkins Richardson, reprinted from Fantastic Exploits #21. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mark Burbey, Della Hawks, and James Van Hise. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including Part 2 of an interview with Mort Walker. 

Reprint of the first Pogo story by Walt Kelly, from Animal Comics #1 (1942). 

“Vaughn Bode — A Personal Response” by George Beahm. 

“The EC Pre-Trends” by JB Clifford Jr. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Mark Burbey. 

 

Ads for:

ART & STORY #1

CC BECK Limited Edition Print

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol, 4, #4

ELASTICWORM #2

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1

MIAMICON 1 SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK 75

TREK #2, 3,4

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #127

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Kerry Gammill.  Back cover by Stephen Fabian.

Part 4 (conclusion) of “Subjectivity,” an adaptation of a short story by Norman Spinrad illustrated by Kerry Gammill. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by JB Clifford Jr, Mark Burbey, Andrew Warner, and James Van Hise. 

“Magnus, Robot Fighter” by JVH. 

“Pogo Meets a Possum” by Walt Kelly, reprinted from Collier’s (April 29, 1955). 

“DELL COMICS ARE GOOD COMICS” by Jeff Gorrell.  

“The RBCC Comic Fandom Opinion Poll” conducted by Mark Burbey.  “Star Trek: New York” convention report by Gerry Gendlin. 

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from JB Clifford Jr.

 

Ads for:

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol, 4, #4 and Vol. 5, #1

COMMUNICATOR #4/5

COMPASS #10

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1

FANDOM FUNNIES #2 (RBCC parody)

FIRST FLIGHT (published?)

STAR TREK 75

THE ENFORCERS #1

Vaughn Bode’s CHEECH WIZARD

Vaughn Bode’s DEADBONE

VOYAGE #1 and 2

 

Also: an ad for THE COMICSHOP in Vancouver, Canada illustrated by George Metzger.

 

 

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:

COMIC BOOK PRICE GUIDE #6 (1976)

ABYSS PORTFOLIO (1971, offered here by the guys who published HERITAGE.)

Clay Geerdes’ COMIX WORLD 

DUCKANEER poster by Frank Brunner

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.   

 

Ads for:

AC #2

A COMPLETE REFERENCE LIBRARY ON AMERICAN COMIC BOOKS

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #2

ERBDOM #80

FANTASCENE #2

FANZINE ’76

OMNICON SOUVENIR BOOK

STARLOG #1

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK MAGAZINE #2

THE GALAXY OF FANDOM #2

TREK #5

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #130

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Tom Sutton.  Back cover by Ralph Fowler.

“The Power of ‘2001’” by James Van Hise.  

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa. 

First installment of “COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey.  

“Zero Hero” by RC Harvey.  

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey and JVH.  Centerspread by Stephen Fabian. 

“PSYCHO — Graphic Illustrations” by Mark Burbey. 

An article about Alfred Hitchcock reprinted from The Miami News

“Don Rosa’s INDEX SECTION: Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories #211-260.”  

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Par Holman.

 

Ads for:

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 5, #2

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #2

FANTAZINE #1

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE #2

OMNICON SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK MAGAZINE #3

THE NOSTALGIA JOURNAL

THE KERRY GAMMILL MONSTERS & HEROES PORTFOLIO

TREK #5

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #131

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Ray Bradbury issue.

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Stephen Fabian.  Back cover by Tom Sutton.

Adaptation of Bradbury’s “Time in Thy Flight” by Ron Wilber. 

“The Bradbury Archives,” various clippings from newspaper and magazines. 

“Rebels Call For Reality in the Fantastic” by Ray Bradbury, reprinted from The Los Angeles Times (Dec. 14, 1975). 

“Bradbury, Freberg Vs. the Prune People,” reprinted from the September 1969 issue of Nepenthe (a California college magazine).  

“The Power of Ray Bradbury” by James Van Hise. 

“Ray B. and EC” by JVH. 

“The Sounds of Bradbury” by JVH. 

“An Interview with Ray Bradbury” reprinted from And It Is Divine (Dec. 1975). 

“COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey. 

“THE NOVA S.F. REVIEW” (reviews by members of the Nova Science Fiction Club of the University of Miami: Liz Baldwin, Buz Stearns, Donna Salyer, Jeffry Castle, Mike McKenney, and JVH). 

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

Centerspread by Mike Zeck. 

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa. 

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

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

 

Ads for:

ABOLISHER #1 (published?)

ASTRAL COMICS 

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 5, #2

COMIC REPORT #5/6

ELRIC POSTER by Tim Conrad

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #2

FEM FANTASTIQUE #2

NOVA SCIENCE FICTION #1

OMNICON SOUVENIR BOOK

SPIES #1

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

THE NOSTALGIA JOURNAL #27

THE POWER MASTERS #2

TREK #6

 

 

 

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

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

DOC #1

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1 and #2

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. 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #133

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Frank Brunner.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa. 

"Don Rosa's INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

ARTIST PROFILE of Stephen Fabian. 

“An Interview with Jeff Macnelly” by Ken Stribling. 

“COMIC COLLECTORS COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel.  “COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey. 

Centerspread by Tom Sutton. 

“The Brunner Mystique,” featuring ordering info for the fanzine of the same title, and art by Frank Brunner. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

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

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol 5, #3

EAGLESTAR #1

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1, #2, and #3

LITTLE BOOK OF INNER SPACE

MIAMICON SOUVENIR BOOK

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE #2

OMNICON SOUVENIR BOOK

STAR TREK: HOUSTON SOUVENIR BOOK

THE FIRST KINGDOM by Jack Katz

THE OUTER LIMITS: An Illustrated Review #1

TREK #6

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #134

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FLASH GORDON issue.

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Stephen Fabian.  Back cover by Mike Zeck.

A 4-page Flash Gordon strip by Mike Zeck. 

“COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey. 

“The Rockets of Mongo” by Alex Raymond. 

“An Interview with Buster Crabbe” by Jay Rubin. 

Pictorial feature of Flash Gordon serial reprinted from Those Enduring Matinee Idols

"FILMS FANTASTIQUE" (“Flesh Gordon”) by James Van Hise. 

Centerspread by Tom Sutton. 

“Flach Gorton” parody strip by Ron Wilber. 

ARTIST PROFILE of Ralph Fowler.  

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, RC Harvey, and JVH. 

"COMICS COMMENTARY" by JVH.  

“Face-Off on ‘King Kong’” by Mike Kuntz and JVH. 

“THE PERTWILLABY PAPERS” by Don Rosa.  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

COLLECTOR’S DREAM #1

EAGLESTAR #1

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #3

FANTASY FILMBOOK #1

LITTLE BOOK OF INNER SPACE

MURGUNSTRUMM & OTHERS by Hugh B. Cave

TREK #7

TREK SPECIAL #1

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #136

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Mike Zeck.  Back cover by Dennis Fujitake.

“Beware the Creeper” by Mark Burbey. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Phil Sunde, JB Clifford Jr, and James Van Hise. 

"Don Rosa's INFORMATION CENTER” by Don Rosa. 

ARTIST PROFILE of Don Rosa. 

"COMICS COMMENTARY" by JVH. 

“COMICOPIA” by RC Harvey. 

“THE KEYHOLE” by Gary Brown. 

Nominating Ballot for “The 1977 Comic Art Fan Awards.” 

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

“Evolution” (1-page ) and “A Boy and His Machine” (8-pages), strips by Mark Burbey and Dennis Fujitake. 

"THE EC ARTIST COLLECTOR" by JVH. 

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

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS.”

 

Ads for:

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

CINEFANTASTIQUE Vol. 5, #4

COPPER TOADSTOOL #2

DIARY OF SLAUGHTER (Mike Zeck art; published?)

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1 thru 4

LITTLE BOOK OF INNER SPACE

THRUST SF in Review #8

TREK #2-7

TREK SPECIAL #1

ZOTZ #2

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #137

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Editorial features include:

Front and back covers by Stephen Fabian.

“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. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Russ Cochran.  

 

Ads for:

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

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

DUNGEON OF PAIN (published … ?)

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #4

FANZINE ’77

LITTLE BOOK OF INNER SPACE

OMNICON SOUVENIR BOOK

PHANTASMAGORIA #5

PORTFOLIO 13 by Kenneth Smith

TREK #2-8

TREK SPECIAL #1 

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #138

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Mike Zeck.  Back cover by Stephen Fabian.

"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.”  

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Mike McKenney.  

 

Ads for:

AFTA #1

ART FANTASTIQUE #1 and #2

BARBARIAN COMICS #1 thru 4

BARBARIAN WOMEN #1

CALIFORNIA COMICS #1 and #2

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1 thru 4

LITTLE BOOK OF INNER SPACE

WHIZZARD #10

WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT PORTFOLIO

 

 

 

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #139

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STAR WARS issue.

 

Editorial features include:

Cover by Ralph Fowler.  Back cover by Morris Scott Collins.

“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.   

 

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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

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

COMES THE DAWN poster by Frank Brunner

ENTERPRISE INCIDENTS #1 thru 5

FANDOM CIRCUS #1, 2

FORGOTTEN FANTASIES

KA-POW #1

MEGAZINE #2 (published?)

MINDSEYE #1

NIMBUS #3

PERIGEE

RADION #6

SCIENCE FICTION, HORROR & FANTASY #1

SQUA TRONT #4

WET DREAMS PORTFOLIO

WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT PORTFOLIO

WITZEND #8

and an ad from Jerry Bails for 

THE COLLECTOR’S GUIDE: FIRST HEROIC AGE

INDEX TO GOLDEN AGE COMIC BOOKS

THE WHO’S WHO OF AMERICAN COMIC BOOKS