Spidey learns surprising info from Ezekiel and has an international adventure with Wolverine.

For over 50 years, Spider-Man has been a sensational standout in the Marvel Universe and the web-slinger will swing onto the silver screen once again in Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” this May! In celebration of his memorable history, we present Spidey’s spectacular step-by-step story…

The demonic Shathra drew Spider-Man out into the open by posing as an Earth woman in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #47, and after their fight our hero withdrew into a cocoon woven by a clutch of actual spiders. Soon after, the enigmatic Ezekiel whisked him off to a hidden temple in Africa in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #48 where another battle with Shathra occurred, this one to her detriment.

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #49

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #49

  • Published: March 01, 2003
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: June 10, 2013
  • Rating: T+
What is Marvel Unlimited?

Ezekiel told the webslinger that he possessed arcane powers in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #49 and that another mystical menace would attack him. Spidey slipped off to Los Angeles to find Mary Jane, but she’d already left to fly to New York to find him. After their paths finally crossed, they tried to talk out their troubles in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #50, but a terrorist plot against Doctor Doom kept getting in the way.

Peter Parker finally told his Aunt May everything about his alter-ego in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #50. Shocker and Hydro-Man cooked up a new scheme in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #51, but they washed out of the running in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #52.

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #50

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #50

  • Published: January 01, 2003
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: January 12, 2009
What is Marvel Unlimited?

A police detective asked Spidey to investigate a weird gamma-powered gangster from the 1950s in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #51, and a mob boss wanted protection from the same menace in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #52. The wallcrawler went toe-to-toe with the Digger in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #53, and figured out a way to dispel it in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #54.

When the criminal Boomerang attacked Spidey in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #53, he realized the battle was being filmed. A subsequent assault in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #54 by the Scorpion and a robot led our hero to a bar with betting on the battles. The Rocket Racer joined the filmed fun in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #55 and Spidey concocted a scheme of his own to foil the millionaires behind the games.

Spider-Man Legends Vol. IV: Spider-Man & Wolverine (Trade Paperback)

Spider-Man Legends Vol. IV: Spider-Man & Wolverine (Trade Paperback)

  • Published: December 31, 2003
  • Rating: MARVEL PSR

Nick Fury sent the webslinger on a wild goose chase with Wolverine to a Japanese island in SPIDER-MAN AND WOLVERINE #1, the streets of Paris in SPIDER-MAN AND WOLVERINE #2, and finally to Switzerland in SPIDER-MAN AND WOLVERINE #3, before they eventually learned the reasons behind it all in SPIDER-MAN AND WOLVERINE #4.

Several separate Sandmans appeared on a beach in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #56, prompting the wallcrawler to help the former villain reintegrate all his selves back into one in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #57.

Spectacular Spider-Man (2003) #1

Spectacular Spider-Man (2003) #1

  • Published: July 02, 2003
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: April 28, 2007
  • Rating: Marvel Psr
  • Writer: Paul Jenkins
  • Penciler: Humberto Ramos
What is Marvel Unlimited?

A rash of strange murders preceded Spidey’s latest meeting with Venom in SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #1. The symbiote reunited with his original host Eddie Brock in SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #2, but it became apparent in SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #3 that he really desired Spidey as a host. The Fantastic Four aided our hero in holding Venom off in SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #4, and when he learned of Eddie’s mortal illness in SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #5, he convinced the symbiote to save the man’s life by bonding with him again.

Peter helped a troubled student with a wayward brother in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #55 and discovered a gang Ezekiel was assembling from ex-cons in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #56. Spidey joined with other heroes versus the Mindless Ones in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #57, which led to a big throwdown between Dr. Strange and the dread Dormammu.

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #500

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #500

What is Marvel Unlimited?

In AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #58, our hero wandered through twists and turns in time because of that big battle, and after being presented with scenes from his own life in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #500, he received a birthday gift of five precious minutes with his late Uncle Ben.

Read More

Spidey gives Daredevil advice, teams with Doctor Strange, and more...

For over 50 years, Spider-Man has been a sensational standout in the Marvel Universe and the web-slinger will swing onto the silver screen once again in Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” this May! In celebration of his memorable history, we present Spidey’s spectacular step-by-step story…

A snowstorm nearly prevented Spider-Man from clipping the Vulture’s wings in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #37, but a little hot help from the Human Torch cleared a path to victory. Later, the webslinger made an army of mimes holler “Uncle!” in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #38.

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #37

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #37

What is Marvel Unlimited?

After Aunt May discovered Peter Parker’s secret identity as Spidey, she told her nephew they needed to talk in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #37. Realizing how unhappy he’d made his aunt, Peter vowed never to lie to her again in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #38, and May cancelled her subscriptions to newspapers running negative articles about the wallcrawler in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #39.

Fusion and Doctor Octopus formed an alliance in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #39, but when Spidey stuck his nose into their dealings with the Biotechnix firm in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #40 Ock turned on his partner and battled the webslinger for a valuable device in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #41.

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #39

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #39

What is Marvel Unlimited?

Strange attacks on citizens in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #40 led Spidey to a being called Shade who drained life energies in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #41. Our hero, with the help of Dr. Strange, entered the astral plane in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #42 to confront Shade on his own turf and end his attacks. Later, Spider-Man tried to convince J. Jonah Jameson that the recent reveal of Daredevil’s secret identity qualified as a hoax in DAREDEVIL #34, and offered some advice to the Man Without Fear in DAREDEVIL #35.

Celebrities started disappearing at the beach in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #42, prompting the wallcrawler to pose as guest on a TV show to hide his investigation of the incidents. When the Sandman stood revealed as the culprit in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #43, Spidey fed the captured celebrities’ egos to cause his grainy enemy to explode.

Daredevil (1998) #35

Daredevil (1998) #35

What is Marvel Unlimited?

The Green Goblin taunted Spidey with the threat of an upcoming funeral in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #44, and when Peter saw video of Gwen Stacy’s death on TV and Flash Thompson’s crash of a truck into a school in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #45, he knew the Goblin meant business. A violent showdown ensued in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #46, and when the Goblin threatened the life of his own grandson, the webslinger called his bluff in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #47 and refused to allow his foe to goad him into killing him.

Peter flew to California to patch things up with Mary Jane in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #43, while a ruthless man named Carlyle stole Doc Ock’s technology to rampage through Los Angeles. Spidey got in the middle of warring octopi in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #44, and beat Carlyle soundly in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #45. Ock himself took off to leave his old enemy to fend for himself.

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #43

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #43

  • Published: September 01, 2002
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: June 10, 2013
  • Rating: T+
What is Marvel Unlimited?

A mystery woman who left giant question marks in her wake surfaced in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #48, leading to a team-up with Spider-Man to take down a corrupt company that poisoned an Indian village in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #49. Afterward, Dr. Strange warned Peter in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #46 that his recent trip to the astral plane attracted the attention of a weird new menace named Sathra. Following a battle between Spidey and the otherworldly spider-wasp, a woman calling herself “Sharon” appeared in town…

Read More

Peter Parker faces challenges like never before...

For over 50 years, Spider-Man has been a sensational standout in the Marvel Universe and the web-slinger will swing onto the silver screen once again in Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” this May! In celebration of his memorable history, we present Spidey’s spectacular step-by-step story…

The wallcrawler entered his 39th year of existence in 2001, and he kicked off the year by teaming up with a fellow New York hero: Daredevil. Both Spider-Man and the Devil of Hell’s Kitchen sought the Kingpin in DAREDEVIL/SPIDER-MAN #1, but found Gladiator, Stilt-Man, and Copperhead blocking their path. Kingpin hired Matt Murdock as his lawyer when the villains blew up his headquarters in DAREDEVIL/SPIDER-MAN #2, just as the Owl and the Black Widow entered the picture. The two heroes confronted the villains in the sewers of New York and discovered Copperhead as the ringmaster in DAREDEVIL/SPIDER-MAN #3. Then the two fought an army of the dead in DAREDEVIL/SPIDER-MAN #4.

Plagued by weird, disturbing Green Goblin dreams in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #25, Peter Parker succumbed to Norman Osborn’s drugged toothpaste and awoke to a real nightmare. Osborn tortured him in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #25, but our hero fought back, resisting the Green Goblin’s scheme to make him his heir.

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #25

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #25

  • Published: November 01, 2000
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: August 12, 2013
  • Rating: T+
What is Marvel Unlimited?

After his battle with the Squid in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #26 and his rescue of a mysterious cat hunted by criminals in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #27, various police officers reflected on the webslinger’s adventures in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #26. The Robot Master returned in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #27 as a disembodied head held captive by his own machine, forcing Spidey to devise a plan to shut him down without killing him in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #28.

Peter learned that Mary Jane survived a supposedly fatal plane crash in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #28, but her abductor got the better of him in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #29. Together, Spidey and MJ escaped his clutches in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #29, but MJ left afterward, no longer able to cope with her husband’s super hero career.

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #29

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #29

  • Published: May 01, 2001
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: November 13, 2007
What is Marvel Unlimited?

In SPIDER-MAN: LIFELINE #1, Man-Mountain Marko stole the stone tablet containing an eternal life formula, prompting others to try to grab it for themselves. Peter’s old friend Dr. Connors drank the formula in SPIDER-MAN: LIFELINE #2, transforming him into a kind of Supper-Lizard, but Spidey and Doctor Strange stopped him in SPIDER-MAN: LIFELINE #3 and Strange took possession of the tablet to hide it away for good.

Saddened over his separation from Mary Jane, Peter ran afoul of a new menace called Fusion in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #30 and failed to stop a bomb that ends up killing hundreds of innocent people. Confronting the baddie, Fusion breaks Spidey’s neck in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #31, but our hero realized his foe’s power laid in persuasion, not reality, and recovered from the shock of thinking he had a broken neck in time to take him down in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #32.

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #32

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #32

  • Published: August 01, 2001
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: November 13, 2007
What is Marvel Unlimited?

A man with spider-abilities called Ezekial taunted the wallcrawler with a strange destiny in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #30 before Ezekial told Peter about a powerful figure named Morlun in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #32. Morlun beat our hero savagely in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #33, but when Ezekial arrived to help in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #34, it costs him his life, leaving Spidey with only a small sample of Morlun’s blood to defeat him with in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #35.

The webslinger teamed with Frank Castle to clash with the Russian in PUNISHER #2, and later, on the anniversary of his Uncle Ben’s death, Peter took in a baseball game in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #33. During a date with his new neighbor in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #34, the wallcrawler faced off against a man with destructive eyes, and a young boy who idolized Spider-Man encountered a series of personal challenges in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #35.

A nosy insurance man investigated Spidey’s secret identity in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #36 and the hero himself confronted the horror of the September 11 attacks on his home city in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #36.

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #36

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #36

  • Published: December 01, 2001
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: March 08, 2013
  • Rating: T+
What is Marvel Unlimited?

Pete, thanks for being a hero and, maybe more importantly, for reminding us of the heroes around us every day. See you in 2002.

Read More

Mary Jane appeared to suffer a dire fate, while the Green Goblin sought his revenge.

For over 50 years, Spider-Man has been a sensational standout in the Marvel Universe and the web-slinger will swing onto the silver screen once again in Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” this May! In celebration of his memorable history, we present Spidey’s spectacular step-by-step story…

Hoping to patch up his marriage with Mary Jane in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #13, Peter Parker attempted to see her off at the airport, but missed her. Later, her plane exploded in mid-air…

In PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #13, Cletus Kasady painted himself up as Carnage and embarks on a killing spree. Peter learned of MJ’s plane exploding in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #14, but Spider-Woman’s declaration of love for him demanded his immediate attention. After a run-in with the Hulk, he began to struggle with the plane accident in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #14.

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #14

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (1999) #14

What is Marvel Unlimited?

A mysterious phone call in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #15 informed Peter of his wife’s survival in far-off Latveria, so as Spidey he jetted to the little European nation to clash with a Doctor Doom robot in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #15 and come up empty-handed in his search for Mary Jane. Returning from Latveria in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16, the “Parker Luck” continued with his eviction from his home and the loss of his new job at Tricorp. Meanwhile, Venom battled the Sandman in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #16 and delivered a vicious bite to the former criminal.

Sandman, feeling ill from the bite, sought payback on Electro and Mysterio in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #17. Kraven the Hunter used the wallcrawler as bait to lure Venom into a trap in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #17 and a Green Goblin appeared in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #18. Spidey confronted the villain in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #18 and learned of its artificial nature, a construct of Norman Osborn, the original Goblin.

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #19

Amazing Spider-Man (1999) #19

  • Published: May 01, 2000
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: August 05, 2013
  • Rating: T+
What is Marvel Unlimited?

Peter temporarily donned his black Spidey costume and clashed with Venom in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #19, and a box related to Mary Jane arrived in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #19, forcing Peter to finally accept his wife’s apparent demise. The webslinger took a beating from a Spider-Slayer in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #20, and saved loved ones from other Slayers in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #21.

Peter tried to get his humor back while visiting his Uncle Ben’s grave in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #20, and after apprehending a new street mime criminal gang, he tried stand-up comedy at an open mic night in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #21. The evil Senator Ward captured the Venom symbiote in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #22, exhibited strange powers in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #23, and revealed his collusion with aliens in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #24.

Spider-Man: Revenge of the Green Goblin (2000) #1

Spider-Man: Revenge of the Green Goblin (2000) #1

  • Published: October 01, 2000
  • Added to Marvel Unlimited: May 04, 2009
  • Writer: Roger Stern
  • Penciler: Ron Frenz
What is Marvel Unlimited?

Norman Osborn sought help to heal his mind in SPIDER-MAN: REVENGE OF THE GREEN GOBLIN #1 while Sandman sought revenge on the webslinger in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #22. A new menace called Typeface manifested in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #23, and ran amuck in PETER PARKER: SPIDER-MAN #24. Peter experienced weird dreams and delusions thanks to Osborn’s machinations in SPIDER-MAN: REVENGE OF THE GREEN GOBLIN #2 and the man’s twisted plan to create an heir out of his enemy in SPIDER-MAN: REVENGE OF THE GREEN GOBLIN #3.

Read More