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The Amazing Spider-Man #222 [Direct Edition]
(November 1981)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [various positions]
Editing:
Tom DeFalco
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Walter Simonson
Inks:
Walter Simonson
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Speed Demon [James Saunders]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

From a cover sketch by Ed Hannigan.

Faster Than the Eye! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Bob Hall
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
Ben Sean
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Speed Demon [James Saunders] (1st and introduction; formerly the Whizzer; changes his identity); J. Jonah Jameson; Lance Bannon; Robbie Robertson; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Grandmaster; Thor; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]
Synopsis:
Super-speedster Whizzer first appears in his new identity as the Speed Demon! He robs department stores and boutiques, initially succeeding in making a fool out of Spider-Man.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The origin and early history of Whizzer/Speed Demon is revealed in flashbacks.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Spider's Web / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Letters:
typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Faster Than the Eye!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
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