([June] 1995)

Marvel, 1995 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Volume
1
Price
3.95 USD; 5.55 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
one-shot
On-sale Date
1995-04-18
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Barcode
759606029211 00111
Editing
Tom Brevoort (credited) (editor); Danny Fingeroth (group editor); Bob Budiansky (credited) (editor in chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
one-shot

Planet of the Symbiotes - Part 1 (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Steve Lightle (signed as Steve Lightle)
Inks
Steve Lightle (signed as Steve Lightle)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Venom [Eddie Brock]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Silver ink used on cover.

The Legend of the Arachclone (Table of Contents: 1)

Scarlet Spider / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pedi (signed as Pedi [tadpole]) (Signature states "after McFarlane")
Inks
Pedi (signed as Pedi [tadpole]) (Signature states "after McFarlane")
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Scarlet Spider [Ben Reilly]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Flip cover (published upside-down in relation to the first cover). Cover art is an homage to the cover of Spider-Man (Marvel, 1990 series) #1 (August 1990). Silver ink used on cover.

Planet of the Symbiotes Chapter One: The Far Cry! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 24 pages (report information)

Script
David Michelinie (credited) (writer)
Pencils
Dave Hoover (credited)
Inks
Ralph Cabrera (credited)
Colors
Tom Smith (credited)
Letters
Bill Oakley (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man, you guys just kill me--!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Venom [Eddie Brock]; Thing; Dr. Anton Sperzel (intro); Mary Jane Parker; Neo-Luddites; Carnage [Cletus Kasady]
Synopsis
Eddie Brock begins to have second thoughts about his bonding with the Venom symbiote, as Spider-Man fights a group of Neo-Luddites.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Spider-Man Super Special (Marvel, 1995 Series) #1.

Street Fear (Table of Contents: 3)

Steel Spider / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Fein (credited) (writer)
Pencils
John Calimee (credited)
Inks
Scott Koblish (credited)
Colors
Joe Andreani (credited)
Letters
Janice Chiang (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Okay tough guy, give me your best shot!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Steel Spider; Master of Vengeance; Jane
Synopsis
The Master of Vengeance mistakes the Steel Spider for Spider-Man.
Reprints

Ghosts (Table of Contents: 4)

Scarlet Spider / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Terry Kavanagh (credited) (plot, script); Mike Lackey (credited)
Pencils
Phil Gosier (credited) (breakdowns)
Inks
Greg Adams (credited) (finisher); Tom Christopher (credited) (finisher)
Colors
Chia-Chi Wang (credited as Chia Chi Wang)
Letters
Ken Lopez (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Time to put the ghosts to reset, once and for all.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Scarlet Spider [Ben Reilly]; Shadowforce Alpha [Cordite; Clash; Shell and Shot; Bombardier; Flare; Stampede] (intro); Gabrielle Greer; Armstrong (intro); Dr. Noah Purl (intro); Col. Rudev Broga (intro); Lizard (cameo)
Synopsis
While applying for a job as Ben Reilly, the Scarlet Spider stumbles upon a political assassination attempt.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Spider-Man Super Special (Marvel, 1995 Series) #1.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Planet of the Symbiotes - Part 1
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Legend of the Arachclone
    Scarlet Spider
  3. 2. Planet of the Symbiotes Chapter One: The Far Cry!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. Street Fear
    Steel Spider
  5. 4. Ghosts
    Scarlet Spider
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Mark Boyer
  • Ruben Cortes
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Andrew Krieg
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Eric Rom
  • Tony R. Rose