The Amazing Spider-Man #297 [Direct Edition]
(February 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
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched; #200 square bound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Today Octopus Wins! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Alex Saviuk (signed)
Inks:
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Octopus
Reprints:

I'll Take Manhattan! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Alex Saviuk
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Janet Jackson
Letters:
Rick Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker; Anna Watson; Robbie Robertson; Mary Jane Parker; Joy Mercado; VILLAIN: Dr. Octopus
Synopsis:
Still deathly afraid of Spider-Man, Dr. Octopus decides to simply kill everyone in New York with a biological weapon to rid himself of the wall crawler for good. In order to save his city, Spidey takes care of Doc Ock by letting the villain best him in battle.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Today Octopus Wins!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. I'll Take Manhattan!
    Spider-Man
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