The Amazing Spider-Man #249 [Direct Edition]
(February 1984)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Danny Fingeroth; Bob DeNatale (Assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
John Byrne
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Hobgoblin [Roderick Kingsley]; Kingpin
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Indexer Notes

Cover art credits corrected by Stephane Petit and confirmed by byrnerobotics.com, December 2008. Original indexer credited John Romita, Jr. and Dan Green.

Secrets! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Romita Jr.
Inks:
Dan Green
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; GUESTS: Harry Osborn; Liz Osborn; Mary Jane Watson; J. Jonah Jameson; Marla Madison; VILLAINS: Hobgoblin [Roderick Kingsley]; Hobgoblin Robot; Kingpin; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Mendel Stromm; Gwen Stacy; Scorpion
Synopsis:
Peter attends a party at Harry's place where he makes a little time with MJ; During the festivities, Harry gets a special postal delivery and runs off after opening it; Peter tracks him down and discovers that Harry is being blackmailed by the Hobgoblin who threatens to reveal to the world that Harry's dad was the Green Goblin; Peter goes with Harry to the blackmail meeting at his club where he discovers that the Kingpin is also a club member; Peter also learns that there is a whole room of prominent businessmen who are being squeezed by Hobgoblin, including his boss J. Jonah Jameson (Hobby is threatening to reveal his part in the creation of the Scorpion); Hobgoblin arrives to make his demands and is confronted by Spider-Man; Spidey is hit by a new and improved goblin gas that knocks him down and robs him of his spider sense; The Kingpin steps in to lend a hand and even tosses Spidey's spider tracer on the Hobgoblin's glider as the villain makes his escape.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Secrets!
    Spider-Man
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