The Amazing Spider-Man #245 [Direct]
(October 1983)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1983-07-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Tom DeFalco (credited) (editor); Jim Shooter (credited) (editor-in-chief); Eliot R. Brown (credited as Eliot Brown) (assistant editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Romita Jr. (signed as JR Jr)
Inks
Dave Simons (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Hobgoblin [Lefty Donovan]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Sacrifice Play! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Roger Stern (credited)
Pencils
John Romita Jr. (credited)
Inks
Dave Simons (credited)
Colors
Bob Sharen (credited)
Letters
Joe Rosen (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
10:06 AM...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Hobgoblin [Lefty Donovan] (death); Hobgoblin [Roderick Kingsley]; Blake Tower; Betty Leeds; Ned Leeds; Mary Jane Watson; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Lou Snider
Reprints
Keywords
Long Island

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Star Frontiers; TSR Hobbies / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Bubble Yum / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins; Hype Box; Mighty Marvel Checklist / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Tom DeFalco
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who is the Hobgoblin?

Indexer Notes

Letters from George A. Williams, Paul Birkholz, Donald Parker, Todd "C.K." Freeman, Charles A. Spencer, Conrad Felber, Christopher Libby, Crawford Smith, Richard Haseirig, Cary G. Blumberg, and J. Galanek.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

BurgerTime Video Game / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ["Okay, Scottie!"]
    Cracker Jack
  3. 2. Sacrifice Play!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. ["...from the very center of the great spiral galaxy..."]
    Star Frontiers; TSR Hobbies
  5. 4. ["Unscramble the fun"]
    Bubble Yum
  6. 5. ["Al Milgrom quits!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Hype Box; Mighty Marvel Checklist
  7. 6. ["Who is the Hobgoblin?"]
    Spider's Web
  8. 7. ["BurgerTime home video game coming soon"]
    BurgerTime Video Game
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