The Amazing Spider-Man #388 [Direct Edition - Standard Cover]
(April 1994)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
2.25 USD; 2.85 CAD; 1.70 GBP
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1994-02-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606024575 38811
Editing
Mark Bernardo (credited) (assistant editor); Danny Fingeroth (credited); Tom DeFalco (credited) (editor-in-chief)

Lifetheft the Final Chapter Triumph...and Tragedy! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Mark Bagley (signed)
Inks
Randy Emberlin (signed as R. E.)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

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

The Sadness of Truth (Lifetheft, Part 3) (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
Mark Bagley
Inks
Randy Emberlin
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Vulture; Chameleon [also as Dr. Benita Sanchez]; Mary Jane Parker; Aunt May Parker; Richard Parker (see notes; dies); Mary Parker (see notes; dies); Kraven (cameo; flashback)
Synopsis
Having learned Spider-Man's true identity, Richard and Mary Parker report to their master, the Chameleon.
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Indexer Notes

Richard and Mary Parker are revealed as simulacra in this story; story continues in Spider-Man (Marvel, 1990 series) #45

The Lost Days (Table of Contents: 2)

Venom / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
Ron Lim (breakdowns)
Inks
Tom Palmer (finisher)
Colors
John Kalisz
Letters
Steve Dutro

Genre
superhero
Characters
Venom [Eddie Brock]; Peter Parker [Spider-Man]; Chuck Stone (intro; dies)
Synopsis
Shortly after acquiring the Venom symbiote, Eddie Brock searches for a stealthy way to destroy Spider-Man.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story occurs before, during and after the brief, unidentified appearances of Venom in Web of Spider-Man 18 and 24.

My Enemy's Enemy (Table of Contents: 3)

Cardiac; Chance / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie
Pencils
Larry Alexander
Inks
Larry Alexander
Colors
Joe Agostinelli
Letters
Ken Lopez

Genre
superhero
Characters
Cardiac; Chance; Enos Warwick (intro); Noel Macready (intro)
Synopsis
Cardiac and Chance come into conflict when both target the same man.

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bart Gerardi, Dr. David M. Rubin, Michael Trillizio, Josh Kim

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lifetheft the Final Chapter Triumph...and Tragedy!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Sadness of Truth (Lifetheft, Part 3)
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Lost Days
    Venom
  4. 3. My Enemy's Enemy
    Cardiac; Chance
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Spider's Web
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