The Amazing Spider-Man #287 [Direct Edition]
(April 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
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched; #200 square bound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Gang War Part Four (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Kyle Baker
Inks:
Kyle Baker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover artist noted to be Kyle Baker by interior artist Erik Larsen.

...And There Shall Come a Reckoning (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils:
Erik Larsen
Inks:
Art Nichols
Colors:
Julianna Ferriter
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; GUESTS: Daredevil; Falcon; Aunt May Parker; Arthur Chekov; Lance Bannon; Karen Page; VILLAINS: Hobgoblin [also as Ned Leeds]; Kingpin; Rose [Richard Fisk]; Roderick Kingsley [Hobgoblin]
Synopsis:
Spidey faces a drug den while searching for Daredevil. Matt shows up for lunch at Aunt May's and they have a shouting match that comes to blows. Hobgoblin catches a man bugging the Kingpin's building. Lance tells him that the Kingpin is coming back to town. Spidey begins to battle Kingpin only to discover that it's actually Daredevil. The two heroes duel until DD appears to save Spidey's life. DD assures Spidey that they will take the Kingpin down legally. Kingpin is secreted home safely. Kingpin meets the Hobgoblin who provides the true identity of the Rose, but Kingpin already knew.
Reprints:
Keywords:
drugs; fat suit; Hell's Kitchen

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Spider's Web / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Thanaves Sira, Matthew Manicki, Sean Meagher, Jeffrey L. Bryson, Tim Dwyer, Phillip Weetman

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Total No. Copies Printed (net press run): Average no. of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 474,098. Single issue nearest to filing date: 468,325.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Gang War Part Four
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ...And There Shall Come a Reckoning
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  4. 3. Statement of Ownership
    Spider-Man
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