Amazing Spider-Man 43 NM Straczynski John Romita Jr 1st new Doctor Octopus


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Amazing Spider-Man (1998 2nd Series) #43

Published Sep 2002 by Marvel.

Cover by John Romita, Jr. “Cold Arms,” script by J. Michael Straczynski, pencils by John Romita, Jr., inks by Scott Hanna; In Los Angeles, Carlyle pretends to offer Dr. Octopus a job with Nexus Industries; After Ock reveals his metal arms, Carlyle gasses him into unconsciousness; Peter calls MJ’s modeling agency, attempting to apologize to her for missing her New York visit, but the receptionist stonewalls him; Five days later, Ock revives as Carlyle’s prisoner; Carlyle reveals his new-and-improved reverse-engineered Octopus tentacles; As May and Peter fly to the coast to visit MJ, Carlyle uses his tentacles to rob a bank; At Nexus, Ock regains mental control of his own tentacles and escapes; At the movie studio, MJ meets Mr. Devereaux and learns that she is playing Lobster-Man’s romantic interest. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $2.25.

Key Facts
1st appearance of Luke Carlyle, Doctor Octopus

Near mint, 1st print. Bag&Board, Been sitting boxed for 30+ years, one owner!