Placed between page 3 and 4. Recap of the events which led to the start of this issue.
Story continued in THE PULSE #1 (Marvel, 2004 series).
Bendis talks about ALIAS and the upcoming THE PULSE series.
House Advertisement for: ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #50
Total of 8.5 one-page advertisements for: Dead To Rights (game, Namco), X2 X-Men (dvd, 20th Century Fox), Armed and Dangerous (game, Lucas Arts), Mile High Comics (back issues, MHC), Audigy 2 (sound blaster, Creative Technology), Space Ghost + Aqua Teen (dvd, Cartoon Network, 1/2 page), Hulk Mobile (mobile phone, Nokia), The Very Best of the Grateful Dead (music cd, Rhino), ComX3D (CD-ROM, www.comics3d.com).