The Amazing Spider-Man #238 [Canadian]
(March 1983)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860245703
Editing
Tom DeFalco; 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

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #238 [Direct]. There exist further variants.

Came with a Lakeside Skin Tattooz insert stapled in the center.


In the Shadow of Evils Past! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita Jr. [as JR JR] (signed)
Inks
John Romita [as Jr SR] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hobgoblin [Roderick Kingsley]; Spider-Man (only the costume)
Reprints

Shadow of Evils Past (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
John Romita Jr.
Inks
John Romita
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Anna Watson; Green Goblin (flashback); Hobgoblin [Roderick Kingsley] (first appearance); Lance Bannon; Mary Jane Watson; May Parker; Nathan Lubensky; Robbie Robertson; Betty Brant; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Georgie
Synopsis
After narrowly escaping from Spider-man, a small-time criminal named Georgie accidentally discovers one of Norman Osborn's Green Goblin lairs. Georgie takes the information to Roderick Kingsley (whose identity is concealed from the reader) who, after killing Georgie, begins to test the equipment they found.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. In the Shadow of Evils Past!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Shadow of Evils Past
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
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