The Amazing Spider-Man #13

Published
November 1975
Page count
36
Cover price
0.35 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Newton Comics

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Unmasked by Dr. Octopus! (The Amazing Spider-Man) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Steve Ditko, line art
Editing
Eric Fein, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Essential Spider-Man (Marvel, 1996 series) #1 (December 1996)
Unmasked by Dr. Octopus!
Show/hide 1. You Asked for It, So… Subscribe Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page
Show/hide 2. Unmasked by Dr. Octopus! (The Amazing Spider-Man) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, line art
Text
Artie Simek, letterer [as Art Simek]
Editing
Stan Lee, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #12 (May 1964)
Unmasked by Dr. Octopus!
Also printed
Australia
The Amazing Spider-Man (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #184-185 (September-October 1978)
Unmasked by Dr. Octopus

Synopsis

Peter has the 24 hour flu when Doc Ock captures Betty Brant in hopes of luring Spider-Man into battle. Ock beats the under the weather web-head and unmasks him, but everyone thinks it is just Peter trying to be brave by impersonating Spidey. Once he has recovered, Spider-Man battles through the wild animals Ock has released from the zoo to take on old six-arms himself.

Notes

Liz Allan's name mis-spelled as Liz Allen in this issue.

Show/hide 3. Carnival of Fear (Werewolf by Night!) Illustration, 2 pages

"It's been said the hair at the base of your neck will bristle in warning if you are being secretly watched…"

Featuring

Feature
Werewolf by Night!

Notes

This pin-up is based on the title page of Werewolf by Night (Marvel, 1972 Series) #6 (June 1973).

Show/hide 4. Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin! (Thor) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Thor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
FEATURE: Thor; GUESTS: Jane Foster; Don Blake; VILLAIN: Merlin (I); CAMEOS: Loki; John F. Kennedy; Caroline Kennedy; CAMEO FLASHBACK: King Arthur

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, plotter
 
Robert Bernstein, scripter (as R. Berns)
Art
Joe Sinnott, line art
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #96 (September 1963)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!
Also printed
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #18 (1991)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!
 
United States
Essential Thor (Marvel, 2001 series) #1 (February 2001)
Defying the Magic of... Mad Merlin!

Synopsis

Merlin is awakened after a thousand years and immediately decides to try and take over the world; He battles Thor using familiar Washington D.C. monuments.

Notes

This feature includes only the final part of this story.

Show/hide 5. Contest Win this Great Game (Taxi) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Taxi
Show/hide 6. Put a Marvel On Your Chest! [Amazing Spider-Man] (Sunday Observer) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Is your life drab? Does it lack Zap, Pow or Kazowie? A simple way to make it better is to order a super hero tee shirt. Just fill out the order form at the bottom of the page. Don't miss this fabulous Newton Comics offer."

Details

Printed
1976
More...
Put a Marvel On Your Chest! [Amazing Spider-Man]

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AusReprints ID

  • 74129

Entry created

  • 16/08/2012

Cover added

  • 12/08/2021

Last updated

  • 21/08/2021