Recap of the events which led to the start of this issue.
Pages 1/2 ("Sidekick: A Heroes' Hero") and pages 9/10 ("Sidekick: Kree-Skrull War") are excerpts from Rick Jones' autobiography "Sidekick" (one page of text and one illustration for the first couple).
House Advertisements (One-Pager) for: BLACK WIDOW: PALE LITTLE SPIDER (miniseries), CAPTAIN AMERICA series.
House Advertisement (One-Pager) for Marvel Comics Series (subscription page with Marvel Heroes illustration).
Total of 10 one-page advertisements for: Crash Bandicoot - The Huge Adventure (game, Universal Interactive), Starburst (candy), Jak & Dexter - The Precursor Legacy (game, Sony), Spider-Man (movie, Columbia), Trust (anti-drugs, freevibe.com), Spider-Man Dr. Pepper (soft drink, Dr. Pepper), Tobacco is whacko (anti-drugs, Lorillard), Spider-Man novel (book, DelRey), Kickerz (candy, KF Holdings), Spider-Man gamepad (video game accessories, Naki).