(December 2001)

Marvel, 2001 Series
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Price
7.50 USD
Pages
132
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
2001
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
?
ISBN
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Barcode
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Editing
Brian Smith (credited) (reprint)

Issue Notes

Cover numbering is #9-6.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Quesada
Inks
Jimmy Palmiotti
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]

Indexer Notes

The figure in the foreground is placed over a collage of Marvel characters (Carlos Pacheco's Avengers, Alex Ross' Wolverine, Joe Quesada's Daredevil and Alan Davis' Fantastic Four) that are the background images for every cover in this series.

[Cover to Ultimate Spider-Man #1] (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Bagley
Colors
Richard Isanove
Letters
typeset
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints

Counting Down the Greatest #9 (Table of Contents: 2)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger (as Bob Greenberger)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Powerless (Table of Contents: 3)

Spider-Man / comic story / 48 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Jemas (credited) (co-plot); Brian Michael Bendis (credited)
Pencils
Mark Bagley (credited)
Inks
Art Thibert (credited)
Colors
Steve Buccellato (credited)
Letters
Richard Starkings (credited); Comicraft (credited)
Editing
Ralph Macchio (credited) (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Peter Parker [Spider-Man] (not in costume this issue); Aunt May Parker; Uncle Ben Parker; Mary Jane Watson; Flash Thompson; Kong; Harry Osborn; Norman Osborn (villain); Shaw (villain)
Synopsis
Peter is bitten by a radioactive spider on a visit to Osborn Industries and begins to develop super powers.
Reprints

[Cover to X-Men #1] (Table of Contents: 4)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Marvel Girl; Iceman; Angel; Beast]; Magneto
Reprints

Counting Down the Greatest #8 (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger (as Bob Greenberger)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

X-Men (Table of Contents: 6)

X-Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Jean Grey; Beast; Iceman; Angel]; Magneto (villain)
Synopsis
After a day of training and meeting Jean Grey, a new student at Professor X's school, the X-Men go one their first assignment--stopping a mutant named Magneto from talking over an Air Force base.
Reprints

[Cover to Avengers #4] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Avengers [superhero] / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Iron Man; Thor; Giant-Man; Wasp]; Namor the Sub-Mariner
Reprints

Counting Down the Greatest #7 (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger (as Bob Greenberger)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Captain America Joins...The Avengers! (Table of Contents: 9)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America; Iron Man; Thor; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp]; Rick Jones; Teen Brigade; Namor the Sub-Mariner (villain); Atlanteans (villains); D'Bari alien (villain); Bucky Barnes (cameo flashback); Hulk (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Namor attacks a group of Inuit and throws their idol into the sea. When the ice melts, the figure trapped within turns out to be Captain America, in suspended animation since the end of World War II. The Avengers rescue Cap and return to New York. An alien figure turns our heroes to stone. When Cap and Rick Jones track him down, the alien agrees to restore the Avengers if they agree to help him recover his broken space ship in return. When doing so, the Avengers are attacked by Namor and his people. The restored spaceship ultimately drives off Namor and his men.
Reprints

[Cover to Amazing Spider-Man #121] (Table of Contents: 10)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Gwen Stacy; J. Jonah Jameson; Harry Osborn; Norman Osborn; Mary Jane Watson; Ned Leeds; Aunt May Parker; Robbie Robertson
Reprints

Counting Down the Greatest #6 (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Greenberger (as Bob Greenberger)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Table of Contents: 12)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Romita; Tony Mortellaro
Colors
Dave Hunt (as David Hunt)
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Gwen Stacy (death); Harry Osborn; Mary Jane Watson; Robbie Robertson; J. Jonah Jameson; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (villain); Aunt May Parker (cameo flashback); Flash Thompson (cameo flashback)
Synopsis
Harry is raving and bed-ridden after once again taking LSD and when his father finds his son's friends gathering around in support, he throws them out. Cracking under the pressure of his damaged son and failing business, Norman regains his memory of being the Green Goblin and also the secret identity of his deadliest foe. Trying to get to Spidey where it hurts, the Goblin captures Gwen and brings her to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge. During the fight, Gwen falls from the bridge and when Spider-Man tries to catch her with a web line, her neck snaps.
Reprints

The 100 Greatest Marvels of All Time: The Final Vote (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Countdown of the 100 greatest issues from #100-6.

[Back Cover] (Table of Contents: 14)

Punisher / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jae Lee
Inks
Jae Lee
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero; crime
Characters
Punisher [Frank Castle]
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil
  2. 1. [Cover to Ultimate Spider-Man #1]
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Counting Down the Greatest #9
  4. 3. Powerless
    Spider-Man
  5. 4. [Cover to X-Men #1]
    X-Men
  6. 5. Counting Down the Greatest #8
  7. 6. X-Men
    X-Men
  8. 7. [Cover to Avengers #4]
    The Avengers [superhero]
  9. 8. Counting Down the Greatest #7
  10. 9. Captain America Joins...The Avengers!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  11. 10. [Cover to Amazing Spider-Man #121]
    Spider-Man
  12. 11. Counting Down the Greatest #6
  13. 12. The Night Gwen Stacy Died
    Spider-Man
  14. 13. The 100 Greatest Marvels of All Time: The Final Vote
  15. 14. [Back Cover]
    Punisher
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