First painted cover and first cover not to focus on any of the main cast members. Includes B&W inset photos of William Shatner as Kirk and Leonard Nimoy as Spock.
Script: Credit from interview with Len Wein (2002-12-06) via Rodrigo Baeza (Per Sandell ed.). Title based upon the TV episode title "Spectre of the Gun". Divided into Part I and Part II but, unlike previous issues, the individual chapters are interrupted by Gold Key feature content and ads.
Checklist of current releases and descriptions of upcoming Gold Key comics including The Twilight Zone (lllustrated), Smokey Bear (illustrated), Scooby Doo...Where Are You?, Little Lulu, Donald Duck, and the non-comic releases Jokes By Cracky and Pencil Puzzle Fun. Located between pg. 4 and 5 of Part I of the main story.
Located between pg. 10 and 11 of Part I of the main story.
Located between p. 9 and 10 of Part II of the main story.