Spider-Man; GUESTS: Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Aunt May Parker; Mary Jane Parker; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Night Thrasher; Namorita; Speedball; Microbe; Cobalt Man; Coldheart; Speedfreek; Nitro; Wolverine; Sabretooth; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; Human Torch; The Thing; Mole Man; Sentry; Absorbing Man; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Hawkeye [Hank Pym]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]
In the wake of the Stamford explosion that killed over 600 people, Spidey and Iron Man help sift through the wreckage. The pair then head to Washington where Tony meets with the Senate once again and informs Peter that the superhuman registration bill will be passed in a matter of weeks and he plans on supporting it. Peter has a very difficult decision to make as his new mentor asks him to make his secret identity public and support the new registration bill.
IRON MAN'S HEROES: Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Spider-Man; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; The Thing; Human Torch; Hawkeye [Hank Pym]; She-Hulk; Doc Samson; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Tigra; Wasp; Director Maria Hill; SHIELD; CAP'S HEROES: Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Falcon; Patriot; Hulkling; Hawkeye [Kate Bishop]; Wiccan; Stature; Daredevil; Luke Cage; Cable; Cloak; Dagger; Hercules; Goliath [Bill Foster]; GUESTS: J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Ben Urich; Glory Grant; Aunt May Parker; Mary Jane Parker; Happy Hogan; Franklin Richards; Valeria Richards; Cyclops; Emma Frost [White Queen]; Wolverine; Colossus; Beast; VILLAINS: Vulture; Grim Reaper
The Civil War has begun in earnest with Iron Man and his allies working with SHIELD to bring in unregistered heroes. The Young Avengers are captured but Cap and the Falcon rescue them and recruit them over to their side. At a news conference, Spider-Man shows his support for registration by unmasking and revealing himself to be Peter Parker; Jonah faints.
Spider-Man; GUESTS: Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Aunt May Parker; Mary Jane Parker; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Flash Thompson; Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Woman; CAMEOS: Eddie Brock [Venom]; Adrian Toomes [Vulture]; Dr. Octopus; Rhino; Electro; Ringmaster; Tombstone; Lizard; Kingpin; Shocker; Norman Osborn [Green Goblin]; Titania; Mysterio; Bulldozer; Black Cat; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Cyclops; She-Hulk; Daredevil; The Thing; Punisher; Wolverine; Falcon; Namor, the Sub-Mariner; Black Panther; Dr. Strange; Wasp; Doc Samson; She-Hulk; Atlas; Yellowjacket [Hank Pym]; Ms. Marvel [Carol Danvers]; Radioactive Man; Blizzard; Mach IV; Fixer
Peter begins to realize and deal with the full reprecussions of revealing his secret identity to the world. Although he gets a little miffed when Tony volunteers him to help bring in unregistered heroes without asking first, Spidey reluctantly agrees and meets the cadre of heroes on Iron Man's side of the Civil War.