The Amazing Spider-Man #286 [Direct Edition]
(March 1987)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Adam Blaustein (Assistant Editor); Jim Salicrup (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
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:

Gang War Part Three: Thy Father's Son! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Bob Hall
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Hobgoblin [Ned Leeds]; The Rose
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits provided 2010 by Al Milgrom.

Thy Father's Son! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jim Owsley
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg
Inks:
Jim Fern; Art Nichols
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Mary Jane Watson; Lance Bannon; Aunt May Parker; VILLAINS: Arranger; Rose [revealed as Richard Fisk]; Hobgoblin [Ned Leeds]; Jack O' Lantern; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Daredevil
Synopsis:
Spidey has been blasted by the Punisher's knockout gas and has to sleep it off in an alley; Richard Fisk meets a lovely woman and explains to her that his father was a criminal and he has been trying to take down his operation from the inside while still maintaining his integrity; Peter gets a call from Matt Murdock who asks him for a midnight meet; MJ is contacted by Lance who asks her to tell Pete about a midnight mob meeting but she blows it off and doesn't say anything; The gang war explodes as the police move in on the rival gangs who are meeting; With DD a no show, Spidey finds out about the mob meet from MJ too late to do anything but try and save innocent bystanders from the ensuing fires; The Rose tries to escape the police on foot but is forced to shoot a young cop who tries to stop him.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Gang War Part Three: Thy Father's Son!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Thy Father's Son!
    Spider-Man
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