This issue is a variant of The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1999 series) #524 [Direct Edition].
Preview of the first four pages of Nick Fury's Howling Commandos #1 (Marvel, 2005 series).
house ad for The Book of Lost Souls (Marvel, 2005 series) #2
Total of 18 one-page and 3 two-page advertisements for: Surface (tv, NBC), Super Hero Showdown (collectible action figures, Upper Deck), milk (milk, NDF), Ultimate Spider-Man (game, ActiVision), Naruto (tv, Toonami), BOD Man (deodorant, Parfums de Coeur), Into the Blue (movie, Columbia Pictures), Incredible Hulk Ultimate Destruction (game, Sierra, 3 pages), Advance Wars Dual Strike (game, Nintendo), NKE6.com (shoes, Nike), X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse (game, ActiVision), TXT and PIX (messaging, Verizon), Pirates! Live the Life (game, Take-Two Interactive), Marvel Nemesis Rise of the Imperfects (game, EA, 2 pages), Weird Tales of the Ramones (cd/dvd, Tower Records), WWW Day of Reckoning 2 (game, THQ, 2 pages), Fable - The Lost Chapters (game, Lionhead Studios), Marvel Heroes (golf club head covers, www.superhumangolf.com), Skeechers (footwear, Skeechers), Dungeon Siege II (game, ATI).