Author: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko
Publisher: Marvel Enterprises
In 1962, in the pages of a comic book slated for cancellation, Stan Lee and Steve Ditko gave birth to one of the most enduring icons in American popular culture - the one and only Amazing Spider-Man! Turning the concept of a super hero on its head, they imbued the young, guilt-ridden Peter Parker with the fantastic powers of an arachnid and the unbearable pressures of an everyday teenager...and the combination was pure magic! So come experience Spidey's adventures from the very beginning - including the first appearances of the Daily Bugle, J. Jonah Jameson, Dr. Octopus, the Sandman, the Vulture, Electro and more! COLLECTING: Amazing Fantasy 15, Amazing Spide r-Man 1-10
When the web-slinger donned a sleek black costume of alien origin, he had no idea it would one day become his deadliest foe: Venom! See the misguided Eddie Brock in his earliest adventures as he tries time and again to take down the hated Spider-Man! Featuring the first appearance of Carnage! Plus: the Black Cat, Silver Sable and the Human Torch!
Trace the exploits of your favorite web spinner with this full-color CD-ROM collection packed with every Amazing Spider-Man comic book printed over 40 years, from March 1963 to March 2003, including the complete Amazing Fantasy #15- Spider-Man's debut issue. A comic-lovers dream! Officially licensed by MARVEL, it features a total of over 500 complete comic books: issues 1 through 500 and Amazing Fantasy #15. It includes articles, Spider's-Web columns, Bullpen Bulletins, and vintage advertisements- cover to cover complete (over 16,000 pages)! It's like having all 501 comics in your personal collection! 11 CD-ROM collection.
Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #156-168, Annual (1964) #10. Peter Parker's past comes back to haunt him! Doc Ock has returned, and he's brought the ghost of Hammerhead with him! And those two aren't the only ones back from the grave: the Kingpin is out to resurrect his son - and he can only do it if Spider-Man dies! The danger doesn't stop there, either, as the Punisher sets his sights on Spider-Man in an adventure guest-starring the X-Men's Nightcrawler; dinosaurs rampage down Broadway in the war of the reptile-men; one of Spidey's oldest foes hijacks the Spider-Mobile; and J. Jonah Jameson secures proof of Spidey's secret identity in the return of the Spider-Slayer!
Presents the first six adventures of Peter Parker, a college student turned super-hero by the bite of a radioactive spider.
Spider-Man becomes unraveled when his life is darkened by his shape-changing costume as well as his fashion sense.
Spider-Man battles another villain, the Vulture, as well as aliens.
Contains twenty-two Spider-Man adventures all authored by Stan Lee.
Collects Amazing Spider-Man #31-40. As Spider-Man struggles to stop the crime spree of the Master Planner (secretly Dr. Octopus) and his men, he ends up buried under a collapsed water tower! See Spidey use his strength as never before to get free! Peter Parker tries balancing his new life at college and his Aunt May's ailing health! Ned Leeds wants to marry Betty Brant, but she's still got feelings for her old flame, Peter, who's too preoccupied to even notice his beautiful new classmate Gwen Stacy! Spidey tangles with old foes like Kraven the Hunter and the Molten Man, and new ones like the Looter, a Guy Named Joe, and Mendel Stromm! And when the Green Goblin attacks, he learns Spider-Man is Peter Parker, then reveals himself as Norman Osborn, father of Peter's classmate, Harry!
Collecting Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #105-123. The tension-torn adventures of comics' most put-upon super hero, the Amazing Spider-Man, continue! Stan Lee, John Romita Sr., Gil Kane and Gerry Conway bring you new creations like the Gibbon, and the return of iconic adversaries like Doctor Octopus and Kraven the Hunter! The drama reaches its peak when the Green Goblin kidnaps Gwen Stacy, in the story that put a generation into therapy and cemented the Goblin's name as the definition of evil. .Don'tmiss this seminal chapter in Spidey's history !
Author: Stan Lee, Jim Shooter
Publisher: Marvel Comics Group
Who can forget one of the greatest milestones in comic history -- the marriage of Peter Parker to his long-time love Mary Jane Watson! But what events surrounded this most wondrous of occasions? With Peteris dangerous existence as the web-slinging Spider-Man you can bet that there were awesome obstacles to overcome before the nuptials. Fortunately Marvel has collected all of these amazing tales in one tidy little volume. So find out how Spidey was finally caught in Mary Jane's web of love. This trade collects the stories that changed the status quo of the Spider-Man saga forever.
Marvel's supernatural superstars star in lavishly illustrated tales of horror! And many of these bizarre adventures from the age of the black-and-white magazine are collected here for the very first time! Blade hunts, Dracula stalks and the Zombie shambles! Meanwhile, night brings the daughter of the diabolical Satana! You'll meet Gabriel, Devil Hunter! Discover the magic of Lady Daemon! Fear the Death-Dealing Mannikin! And brave the Haunt of Horror and the Vault of Evil! They're rarely seen creepy classics fi lled with werewolves, vampires and monsters unleashed - read them if you dare! COLLECTING: MARVEL PREVIEW 3; MATERIAL FROM MARVEL PREVIEW 7-8, 12; HAUNT OF HORROR (1974) 1-2; MONSTERS UNLEASHED (1973) 3-9; BIZARRE ADVENTURES 25, 33
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Author: Stan Lee, Kurt Busiek, Tom DeFalco
Publisher: Marvel Enterprises
Collects comics featuring Spider-Man's girlfriend, wife, and confidante, the lovely redheaded Mary Jane, as she grows up, faces madmen out to destroy her, meets the love of her life, and learns Peter's secret identity.