All-ditto issue. (4 pages blank.)
Editorial features include:
Buddy Saunders Atoman cover. "The Origin of Atoman" by GB Love. "THE BEST OF S-F" — Bob Harner 3rd reviews "The Synthetic Man" by Robert Heinlein. “ROCKETEER GOSSIP" by Rick Weingroff. "SPOTLIGHT ON THE PRO'S: #1 — Joe Giella" by Bernie Bubnis. "ROCKET'S BLAST PIN-UP #3" of Black Angel Pin-up by Raymond Miller. Repro of All Stars #8 by Saunders. "THE FEATURE" profiles Tom McGeehan. Letters page called "BLAST FROM THE READERS" for the first time, with letters from George R. R. Martin (1st LOC about free issue he received - #23), Andrew Fraknoi (criticism that Love takes 2 pages to respond to), Rick Durell, George Lawson, Mike Friedrich, Bill Spicer, Greg Suriano, Marc Nadel, Jim Hamilton, James E. Brown, and Andy Zerbe.
Ready sheet for HEROES HANGOUT #1 is the first appearance of photo-offset in ROCKET’S BLAST.
CHARACTER GET TOGETHER
HEROES' HANGOUT #1 (offset insert with Roger Brand art)
HORROR SCREEN WORLD
ROCKET'S BLAST SPECIAL #2
THE COMIC HERO