The Amazing Spider-Man #287 [Direct]
(April 1987)

Marvel, 1963 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Adam Blaustein (assistant editor); Jim Salicrup (editor); Jim Shooter (editor-in-chief)
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

Gang War Part Four (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Kyle Baker
Inks
Kyle Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover artist noted to be Kyle Baker by interior artist Erik Larsen.

...And There Shall Come a Reckoning (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Christopher Priest [as Jim Owsley]
Pencils
Erik Larsen
Inks
Art Nichols
Colors
Julianna Ferriter
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; GUESTS: Daredevil; Falcon; Aunt May Parker; Arthur Chekov; Lance Bannon; Karen Page; VILLAINS: Hobgoblin [also as Ned Leeds]; Kingpin; Rose [Richard Fisk]; Roderick Kingsley [Hobgoblin]
Synopsis
Spidey faces a drug den while searching for Daredevil. Matt shows up for lunch at Aunt May's and they have a shouting match that comes to blows. Hobgoblin catches a man bugging the Kingpin's building. Lance tells him that the Kingpin is coming back to town. Spidey begins to battle Kingpin only to discover that it's actually Daredevil. The two heroes duel until DD appears to save Spidey's life. DD assures Spidey that they will take the Kingpin down legally. Kingpin is secreted home safely. Kingpin meets the Hobgoblin who provides the true identity of the Rose, but Kingpin already knew.
Reprints
Keywords
drugs; fat suit; Hell's Kitchen

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

The Spider's Web / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Thanaves Sira, Matthew Manicki, Sean Meagher, Jeffrey L. Bryson, Tim Dwyer, and Phillip Weetman; panel showing Spider-Man as he would look with his ears exposed.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?

Indexer Notes

Total No. Copies Printed (net press run): Average no. of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 474,098. Single issue nearest to filing date: 468,325.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Gang War Part Four
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ...And There Shall Come a Reckoning
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Katie
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Denys Howard
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
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