Punisher; Det. Martin Soap (introduction); Ma Gnucci (introduction, voice only); Spacker Dave; Joan, Mr. Bumpo; Bud Plugg (introduction); the Holy [Father Redondo] (introduction); Joe Malizia (introduction, dies); Harry Thornton [Heck Thornton] (introduction, dies); Eddie Lau (introduction, dies); Tall Joe Small (introduction, dies)
The Punisher's war against Ma Gnucci's family continues. Luckless Detective Martin Soap is assigned to the Punisher case.
Spider-Man; Mysterio; Iron Man; Storm; Sam Exmore; Toni Harris; Zane Whelan; Bob Lefferts
anti-drug insert story; this story features a one-panel cameo by various characters, including Thor, Wonder Man, Captain America, Spider-Girl, She-Hulk, Wolverine, Human Torch, Mr. Fantastic, Thing, Invisible Woman