([July] 1988)

Marvel, 1964 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD; 0.50 GBP
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
annually
On-sale date
1988-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Jim Salicrup (editor); Tom DeFalco (editor-in-chief)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched #1-21; Squarebound #22-27
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Evolutionary War [Part Six] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Ron Frenz [as R. F.] (signed)
Inks
John Romita [as J. R.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Speedball [Robbie Baldwin]

Drug War Rages (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 35 pages (report information)

Script
Tom DeFalco (plotter); David Michelinie (scripter)
Pencils
Mark Bagley
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Speedball [Robbie Baldwin] (introduction); J. Jonah Jameson; Ben Urich; Mary Jane Watson Parker; Kingpin [Wilson Fisk] (Villain); Arranger (Villain); Purifiers (Villains); High Evolutionary (Cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title taken from cover. First Mark Bagley art on Spider-Man. Speedball created by Steve Ditko and Tom DeFalco.

Evolutionary War Crossover.
The Evolutionary War continued from Fantastic Four Annual (Marvel, 1963) #21.
The Evolutionary War continues in X-Men Annual (Marvel, 1970 series) #12.

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

Spider-Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

He Who Laughs... (Table of Contents: 3)

Speedball / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Ditko (plotter); Roger Stern (scripter)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Jackson Guice
Colors
Tom Vincent
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Speedball [Robbie Baldwin]; Bad Actor (Villain); Madeline Naylor; Amy; Solly
Synopsis
A rival actor wants to take revenge on Robbie's mother.

Peter and Mary Jane's Apartment at the Bedford Towers! (Table of Contents: 4)

Spider-Man / character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Janet Jackson
Inks
Janet Jackson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Layout of Peter and MJ's Bedford Towers apartment.

Chapter Six: Kindred Spirits (Table of Contents: 5)

High Evolutionary / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils
Ron Lim
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
Gregory Wright
Letters
Ken Lopez
Editing
Ralph Macchio

Genre
superhero
Characters
High Evolutionary [Herbert Edgar Wyndham] (origin); Bova (origin); Baron Russoff (Flashback); Magnus (in Jonathan Drew's body); Morgan Le Fey (Villain, Flashback); Darkholders (Flashback); Chthon (Villain)
Synopsis
While he is working on his genetic acceleration experiments, the High Evolutionary is contacted by Magnus to warn him of coming dangers.
Reprints
Keywords
Wundagore Mountain

Indexer Notes

Evolutionary War Crossover.
Continued in Fantastic Four Annual #21 .

[Unused Spidey Cover #1] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Larry Lieber
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]

[Unused Spidey Cover #2] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Pencils
Bob Layton (signed)
Inks
Bob Layton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Octopus (mechanical arms only)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Evolutionary War [Part Six]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Drug War Rages
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. ["Here's J. Jonah Jameson, publisher of..."]
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. He Who Laughs...
    Speedball
  5. 4. Peter and Mary Jane's Apartment at the Bedford Towers!
    Spider-Man
  6. 5. Chapter Six: Kindred Spirits
    High Evolutionary
  7. 6. [Unused Spidey Cover #1]
    Spider-Man
  8. 7. [Unused Spidey Cover #2]
    Spider-Man
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