Marvel Tales #150 [Direct Edition]
(April 1983)

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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD; 0.50 GBP; 1.25 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1983
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 (reprint editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Sinister Six! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Sinister Six [Sandman [Flint Marko]; Kraven [Sergei Kravinoff]; Dr. Octopus [Otto Octavius]; Mysterio [Quentin Beck]; Vulture [Adrian Toomes]; Electro [Max Dillon]]
Reprints:

The Sinister Six (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 41 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Andy Yanchus
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Sinister Six [Sandman [Flint Marko]; Kraven [Sergei Kravinoff]; Dr. Octopus [Otto Octavius]; Mysterio [Quentin Beck]; Vulture [Adrian Toomes]; Electro [Max Dillon]]; Betty Brant; Aunt May Parker; J. Jonah Jameson; Thor (cameo); Flash Thompson; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Ben Parker (flashback, cameo); The Burglar (flashback, cameo); Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Liz Allan; Giant-Man [Hank Pym] (cameo); Wasp [Janet van Dyne] (cameo); Captain America [Steve Rogers] (cameo); X-Men [Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]] (cameo); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (cameo)
Synopsis:
Dr. Octopus organizes the Sinister Six, composed of other Spider-Man Villains. They capture Betty Brant and Aunt May and force Spider-Man to rescue them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is reprinted in wrong place in continuity (several villains aren't introduced until future issues)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sinister Six!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Sinister Six
    Spider-Man
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