Batman-themed fanzine. Contents include "Blood, Sweat and Tears... and Then Some or How to Sell a Batman Story in 12 Easy (?) Lessons", a Detective Comics index, "The Batman of Old and New" article, the 1974 Batmania ballot, more.
Interview with Joe Staton, indepth review of Superman: The Movie.
Roughly 8¼ × 10¾"
Other artists: Klinger (first name unknown), T. Herzog and Daly (first name unknown; Sam de la Rosa?).
Some writers/artists listed above were in the issue's list of contributors but may not be credited by the piece. It's a bit perplexing as some of the artists I can't match to art.
United Fanzine Organization memberzine.
James Van Hise remains as editor, but publishing has been assumed by New Media Publishing.
Editorial features include:
“The Mutant Handbook” by Kurt Busiek and Scott McLeod. “Intelligent Life on Earth” (review of Will Eisner’s “Life on Another Planet”) by Robert Strauss. “CRITIQUE” fanzine and comix reviews by Robert Strauss, and James Van Hise. “The Empire Strikes Mitch” by Ken Mitchroney. “Metal and the White Boy’s Cool” (about Ted White’s tenure at Heavy Metal) by Robert Strauss. “The Return of the Lone Ranger” by JVH. “Megacon Blues,” strip by Doug Potter. “An Interview with Mike Friedrich” by Gerald Brown. “The Invasion of the Body Snatchers” (book/movie/book/movie review) by JVH. “Weird Tales: Back from the Dead and Needing a Facelift” by JVH. “Have Broom, Will Travel” (a review of Broom-Hilda” Life Begins at 1500” by JVH.
MONSTER INVASION Portfolio by Jim McDermott and Steve Fiorilla