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Issue Details

Issue #300
Published May 1988
Cover Price 1.50 USD
Pages 36
Editing Jim Salicrup; Glenn Herdling (Assistant)

Cover Details

Characters Spider-Man
Genre superhero
Pencils Todd McFarlane
Inks Todd McFarlane

40 page Spider-Man story "Venom"

Characters FEATURE: Spider-Man; GUESTS: Mary Jane Parker; Aunt May Parker; Robbie Robertson; Flash Thompson; Nathan Lubensky; VILLAIN: Venom [Eddie Brock] (1st Full); CAMEO: The Thing; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Mr. Fantastic; Sin Eater
Synopsis Spidey's old alien costume has merged with reporter Eddie Brock who thinks his career was ruined by Spider-Man and the symbiote of the two, Venom, takes on the web slinger; At MJ's request, Spidey returns to the blue and red costume as she now finds his black duds way too creepy.
Genre superhero
Script David Michelinie
Pencils Todd McFarlane
Inks Todd McFarlane
Colors Bob Sharen
Letters Rick Parker
Reprinted in Spider-Man vs. Venom (Marvel, 1990 series) #[nn]; in Spider-Man: Birth of Venom (Marvel, 2007 series) #[nn]