The Amazing Spider-Man #601 [Marvel 70th Anniversary Border]
(October 2009)

Marvel, 1999 Series
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Price:
2.99 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Stephen Wacker; Thomas Brennan (Assistant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[Marvel 70th Anniversary Border] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Romita; Jim Cheung
Inks:
John Romita; Jim Cheung
Colors:
Dean White
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mary Jane Watson

Indexer Notes

Cover has a white background and a border of a number of Marvel characters that is a tribute to the Marvel 25th Anniversary border which appeared on most Marvel books from November 1986.

Peter Parker's P.O.V. (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Various
Inks:
Various
Colors:
Various
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Red-Headed Stranger [Part 1]: No Place Like Home (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mark Waid
Pencils:
Mario Alberti
Inks:
Mario Alberti
Colors:
Andres Mossa
Letters:
Virtual Calligraphy; Joe Caramagna

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Mary Jane Watson; J. Jonah Jameson; Michele Gonzales; Betty Brant; Glory Grant; Dexter Bennett; CAMEOS: Dr. Octopus; Aunt May Parker; J. Jonah Jameson Sr.; Joe Robertson; Randy Robertson
Synopsis:
Peter wakes up the day after Aunt May's wedding to find he has gone to bed with his roommate, Michele. When he admits that he can't remember what happened, Michele flips out and kicks him out of the apartment. Peter wanders around town trying to find a new place to stay but has to take time out as Spidey to rescue people from a fire in the Empire State Building which began with a strange electrical surge. Peter tries to keep a date he made with MJ at the wedding but she oversleeps and stands him up for once. Pete returns home to find Michele has baked him cookies as a make up gift.

The Best Version of Myself (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils:
Joe Quesada
Inks:
Joe Quesada
Colors:
Morry Hollowell
Letters:
Chris Eliopoulos

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; GUEST: Jessica Jones [also as Jewel in flashback]; CAMEOS: Avengers [Captain America [Bucky Barnes]; Luke Cage; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Ronin [Clint Barton]; Wolverine]; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Sandman; Flash Thompson; Liz Allen
Synopsis:
Jessica lets Spidey know what an inspiration he has been to her over the years. Peter tells her he thinks she should go back to being a costumed hero.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story identifies Jessica Jones as the brunette girl in Peter's high school class in the last panel of story page 12 in Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #4.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Marvel 70th Anniversary Border]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Peter Parker's P.O.V.
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Red-Headed Stranger [Part 1]: No Place Like Home
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. The Best Version of Myself
    Spider-Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jason Dunn
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Matthias Hofmann