(October 1972)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Doctor Octopus Is Back! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Octopus [Otto Octavius]
Reprints:

They Call the Doctor...Octopus! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
John Romita; Jim Starlin
Inks:
John Romita; Tony Mortellaro
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
1022Z

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Randy Robertson; Robbie Robertson; Martha Robertson; Gwen Stacy; Harry Osborn; Dr. Bromwell; J. Jonah Jameson; Ned Leeds; Betty Brant; VILLAINS: Hammerhead (first appearance); Dr. Octopus [Otto Octavius]
Synopsis:
While Dr. Octopus is on a crime spree, Spider-Man is weakened by an ulcer due to stress and his concern for his missing aunt.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Tony Mortellaro and Jim Starlin are listed on the splash page as art assistants. According to Jim Starlin in an interview in Comic Book Artist # 18, he provided breakdowns for Romita.
Updated information provided by Nick Caputo, May 2011.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Doctor Octopus Is Back!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. They Call the Doctor...Octopus!
    Spider-Man
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