Amazing Fantasy #15 Values
Publisher: Marvel, 1962
About Amazing Fantasy #15The origin and first appearance of Spider-Man, and the first appearances of Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko cover and art. Currently #1 on Overstreet's list of Top 50 Silver Age Comics.
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Characters: Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; the Burglar
Pencils: Jack Kirby
Inks: Steve Ditko
Colors: Stan Goldberg
Letters: Artie Simek
Reprints: Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #137 (March 1982)
Characters: Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (introduction, origin); Ben Parker (introduction); Crusher Hogan; Flash Thompson (introduction); Liz Allen (introduction); May Parker (introduction); the Burglar
Synopsis: Peter Parker is bitten by a radioactive spider and gains the abilities of a spider. When he fails to stop a burglar who runs past him, his uncle is killed as a result. He therefore swears never to shirk his responsibility again.
Script: Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils: Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks: Steve Ditko (signed)
Letters: Artie Simek
Reprints: Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #137 (March 1982), | Marvel Tales Annual (Marvel, 1964 series) #1 (1964), | The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #275 (April 1986)
Notes: This story is divided into two untitled parts (6 pp, 5 pp). This is the first Spider-Man story published, the Burglar has never been definitively named. Winner of the 1962 "Best Short Story" Alley Award.
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