The Amazing Spider-Man #174

Published
November 1977
Page count
36
Cover price
0.35 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/1575901

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Hitman's Back in Town! (The Amazing Spider-Man) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Ross Andru, penciller
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Text
John Costanza , letterer
Editing
Len Wein, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #174 ([November 1977])
The Hitman's Back in Town!
Show/hide 1. The Hitman's Back in Town! (The Amazing Spider-Man) Comic story, 17 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Len Wein, scripter [credited]
Art
Ross Andru, layouts [credited] (breakdowns)
 
Jim Mooney, finishes
 
Tony DeZuñiga, finishes [credited as Tony DeZuniga]
 
Jim Mooney, inker [credited] (pages 1-17)
 
Tony DeZuñiga, inker [credited as Tony DeZuniga] (pages 22-31)
Text
Joe Rosen, letterer [credited]
Editing
Len Wein, original Editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #174 ([November 1977])
The Hitman's Back in Town!
Show/hide 2. Spider-Man, Part 2 (Spider-Man) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spider-Man
Genre
Superhero
Code
V-816
Characters
Intro and first appearance of J. Jonah Jameson

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, line art
Text
John D'Agostino, letterer [as Johnny Dee]
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #1 (March 1963)
Spider-Man
Also printed
Australia
Strange Tales (Horwitz, 1963 series) #5 ([1963?])
Spider-Man
 
Australia
The Amazing Spider-Man (Newton, 1975 series) #1 ([May 1975])
Untitled [Freak! Public Menace!]
 
Australia
Giant Team-Up Annual Featuring Spider-Man (Newton, 1975) (October 1975) —Giant Team-Up Annual Featuring Spider-Man with the X-Men Human Torch Thing
Untitled [Spider-Man]
 
Australia
The Amazing Spider-Man (Yaffa/Page, 1977 series) #173 (October 1977)
Spiderman!

Notes

This reprint includes only the final eight pages of the origina 14 page story (parts 2 and 3).

Show/hide 3. The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer! (Spider-Man) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spider-Man
Genre
Superhero
Code
X-171
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Tinkerer [Phineas Mason] (villain, introduction); Flash Thompson; Liz Allen; Dr. Cobbwell

Credits

Writing
Stan Lee, scripter [credited]
Art
Steve Ditko, line art [credited]
Text
Artie Simek, letterer [as Art Simek]
 
Artie Simek, letterer [credited as Art Simek]
Editing
Stan Lee, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #2 (May 1963)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer!
Also printed
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man Annual (Marvel, 1964 series) #2 (1965)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer!
 
Australia
The Amazing Spider-Man (Newton, 1975 series) #1 ([May 1975])
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer!
 
United States
The Amazing Spider-Man (Pocket, 1977 series) #81443 [1] (September 1977)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer
 
United States
Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #139 (May 1982)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer
 
Australia
Marvel Tales Starring Spider-Man (Federal, 1984? series) #1 (1984)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer!
 
United States
Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #1 (1987)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer
 
United States
The Essential Spider-Man (Marvel, 1996 series) #1 (December 1996)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer!
 
United States
Spider-Man: Amazing Fantasy (Marvel, 2005 series) (2005)
The Uncanny Threat of the Terrible Tinkerer!

Synopsis

When Peter Parker discovers some alien modifications to a professor's radio he tracks down a group of aliens with plans to take over the Earth.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos
  • Mike Poley

AusReprints ID

  • 101422

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed

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