Spectacular Spider-Man comic books issue 249
"Into the Light" Plot by J.M. DeMatteis. Script by Mark Bernardo. Pencils by Luke Ross. Inks by Dan Green. Cover by Luke Ross. The forces of evil are conspiring against the Spectacular Spider-Man! The recently revived Calypso attempts to form an alliance with the new Kraven to destroy the web-slinger! While Norman Osborn of all people buys the Daily Bugle! Wow, why would Jonah sell his beloved newspaper to Peter Parker's number one enemy? Meanwhile John Jameson (in his semi-Man-Wolf persona) is still on the loose and Flash Thompson finally hits rock bottom! Can things get any worse for your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man? Cameo appearances by Mary Jane Watson, Marla Madison Jameson, Jessie Thompson, Betty Brant, and Dr. Kafka. (Notes: Calypso reappeared in Peter Parker Spider-Man Annual 1997. This issue features a gatefold cover recapping the events of last issue. The credits listed on the front cover are incorrect.) 40 pages. Cover price $1.99.