The Amazing Spider-Man #296 [Direct Edition]
(January 1988)

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
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Editing:
Jim Salicrup (Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Force of Arms (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Dr. Octopus
Reprints:

Force of Arms (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Alex Saviuk
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; GUEST: Kathryn Cushing; VILLAIN: Dr. Octopus
Synopsis:
Otto Octavius is undergoing intense psychotherapy but nightmares about Spider-Man cause his arms to break free and return to their master; Spidey gets Ock's shrink to claim he is writing a tell-all book about the villain to draw him out; Spidey and Ock battle but the bad guy gets away.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Force of Arms
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Force of Arms
    Spider-Man
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