This issue is a variant of The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1999 series) #2 [John Byrne cover].
Brief introduction to the major characters and recap of the story so far. Designed by COMICRAFT's John Marasigan.
House Advertisements (One-Pager) for: X-MEN: MAGNETO WAR storyline and current Marvel Comics Series (subscription page with X-Men illustration).
Total of 8 one-page and 1 two-page advertisements for: Post Pebbles (cereal, Kraft), A Bug's Life (game, Disney Interactive), Yomega Hyper Yo-Yo (toy, Bandai), Mile High Comics (website, MHC), Farley's Fruit Snacks (cereal, Farley), Parasite Eve (game, Playstation, 2-pages), Gameboy Color (toy, Nintendo), Dave's Comics (mail order, DC, 1/2 page), Risk (game, Parker Brothers), gotmilk? (mil, NFPPB).