Amazing spider-man comic books issue 427
Four-part double-gatefold cover, outer cover pencils by Steve Skroce. Spider-Man pinup on front cover foldout by John Romita. Spider-Man two-page back cover fold-out pinup, pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Klaus Janson. "Sacrifice Play!", script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Steve Skroce, inks by Bud LaRosa; Spider-Man hallucinates while chained down by the True Believers, inspiring him to summon the strength to break free; As Spidey battles the True Believers and Delilah, Stunner offers to take his place as the life-essence in the resurrection ceremony; Meanwhile, Black Tarantula tells Madame Qwa that Zei and the Believers assist the Rose only to tantalize him with success before crushing him; Meanwhile at ESU, Chesbro eavesdrops on MJ, her friend Shantal, and her professor Marina Caches; In the ceremony, Carolyn orders Stunner back into her own body, simultaneously downloading Ock's memories into his mind; Spidey defeats Delilah just as the original Dr. Octopus bursts through the wall. 48 pgs., full color. $2.25. Cover price $1.99.