The Amazing Spider-Man #223 [Direct]
(December 1981)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1981-09-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [various positions]
Editing
Tom DeFalco; Jim Shooter (editor in chief)

Suddenly... The Super-Apes! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Romita Jr. (signed as Jr. Jr.)
Inks
Frank Giacoia ?; Al Milgrom ? (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
superhero
Characters
Red Ghost; Super-Apes
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Al Milgrom reported 2008 that he thought he inked this cover, though he wasn't completely sure. Nick Caputo believe Frank Giacoia is the inker.

Night of the Ape! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Denny O'Neil (plot); J. M. DeMatteis (script)
Pencils
John Romita Jr.
Inks
Al Milgrom
Colors
Glynis Oliver
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Red Ghost; Super-Apes; J. Jonah Jameson; Roger Hochberg; Mia Carerra
Synopsis
Russian super-villain Red Ghost and his Super-Apes attempt to steal a mathematical treatise from the university, but Spider-Man intervenes and stops them. Next, Red Ghost tries to silence all witnesses, including Roger Hochberg, a nerd that Peter Parker is trying to help make new friends.
Reprints

The Hulk vs. The Phoomie Goonies (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Hostess Fruit Pies; The Hulk / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Suddenly... The Super-Apes!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Night of the Ape!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Hulk vs. The Phoomie Goonies
    Hostess Fruit Pies; The Hulk
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