Writers / Artists: Richard Corben

Rocket’s Blast Comicollector / RBCC #100

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Editorial features include:

Cover by Don Newton.

 “THE KEYHOLE” by Hamilton Benedict.  “Koenig on Star Trek” by Walter Koenig. 

“An Index to SFCA” (a complete list of SFCA publications) by Larry Bigman.  

“RBCC INFORMATION CENTER” by Raymond Miller.  Centerspread by Robert Kline.  

“PREMIUM CLASSICS” by Rex Miller. 

“COMIC COLLECTOR’S COMMENTS” by Howard P. Siegel, including a FANDOM PROFILE of Rex Miller. 

“CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Mark Burbey, Orlando Falcon, Gary Wilson, Jason Leeds, Jack Reid, and James Van Hise.  

“THE WILLIAMSON COLLECTOR” by JVH and Larry Bigman.  “SCIENCE FICTION IN REVIEW” by JVH. 

"BLASTS FROM THE READERS" with a letter from Andy Warner.

 

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THE COLLECTOR #27 and a poster of the cover by Robert Kline

THE COLLECTOR’S HANDBOOK Vol. 4

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and 100th issue congratulations ads from

TCR Publications (The Comic Reader), 

Charlton Comics, and Bill Devine.

 

 

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.”

 

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Spooky Special Edition

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This final issue of Spooky features an interview with Warren cover artist Ken Kelly. Richard Corben and Nick Cuti each contribute a short anecdote of their Warren years.

 

Squa Tront #04 (1st-2nd)

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EC fanzine.  Two printings exist of this issue.  The first printing has matte cover stock, and the second printing has glossy cover stock.  

 

1st printing: 2500 copies

2nd printing: 2000 copies

Voice of Comicdom #15

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Major format change from unstapled newsletter to saddle-stitched zine with more pages and heavier paper.  Interview with Dick Giordano by Mike Friedrich, article about King Features Syndicate by Rudi Franke, Parts 6, 7 and 8 of Richard Corben’s first published strip, “Monsters Rule,” graphic critique of Will Eisner, and another strip by Corben called “The Lure of the Tower.”

Voice of Comicdom #16

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Wrap-around cover by Richard Corben, first printing of first half of “Rowlf,” Corben profile by Rudi Franke, and a heavily illustrated Graphic Critique of Frank Frazetta.

Voice of Comicdom #17

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Final issue of Voice of Comicdom, devoted solely to the 2nd and last chapter of “Rowlf.”

 

Weirdom Comix #14

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With this issue Weirdom Illustrated continued as an underground comic.

Weirdom Comix #15

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Formerly published as a fanzine, Weirdom Illustrated.

Features a free poster by Richard Corben. Also features a complete reprint of Corben's “Monsters Rule” strip that originally appeared in Voice of Comicdom.

Weirdom Illustrated #13

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Original printing of “The Plague,” scripted by Dennis Cunningham and illustrated by Richard Corben, with a two-tone, wrap-around cover by Corben.  

 

Also includes another installment of a 2-page feature titled “Accent on EC.”

 

“The Plague” was later reprinted by Dennis Cunningham as an underground comic, and by Bill Leach as a fanzine-sized edition with a new cover by Corben.