The Amazing Spider-Man #181 [Regular Edition]
(June 1978)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 USD
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
0714860245706
Editing
Marv Wolfman
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

The Pain -- And The Power! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (see notes)
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Lizard; Doctor Octopus; Doctor Doom; Kingpin
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Alterations on the Lizard and Spider-Man by John Romita. Info per Nick Caputo.

Flashback! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Sal Buscema (breakdowns); Mike Esposito (finished art)
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Annette Kawecki

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (origin); Scorpion; Spider-Slayer; The Fly; Doctor Doom; Doctor Octopus; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Lizard; The Big Man; The Enforcers; Man-Wolf; Morbius; Green Goblin [Harry Osborn]; Kingpin; Vulture; Chameleon; Electro; Sandman; Kraven; Molten Man; Shocker; Mirage; Mysterio; Rhino; Hammerhead; Will-o'-the-Wisp; Beetle [Abner Jenkins]; Stegron; Tarantula; Fantastic Four [Thing; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl]; Power Man [Luke Cage]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Prowler; Punisher [Frank Castle]; Aunt May Parker; Uncle Ben Parker; Flash Thompson; Harry Osborn; Crusher Hogan; J. Jonah Jameson; Betty Brant; Bennett Brant; Gwen Stacy; Captain George Stacy; Robbie Robertson; Mary Jane Watson; Liz Allen; Randy Robertson
Synopsis
Spider-Man visits Uncle Ben's grave and thinks back on his career.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Most character appearances are brief flashback cameos. Issue is primarily a recap of the Spider-Man series to date.

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

The Spider's Web / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Len Wein ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Markus Greiner, Terry Hama, Thomas L. Czaplicki, Eric M. Heideman, Maureen Toonkel.

John Verpoorten 1940 - 1977 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Thor Meets A Glutton for Gold (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Thor; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Pain -- And The Power!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Flashback!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  4. 3. John Verpoorten 1940 - 1977
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Thor Meets A Glutton for Gold
    Thor; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Tice
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Ford
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Robert Wood
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jordan Inman
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Max Capp