Comics Corner: The Amazing Spider-Man 13

Title: The Amazing Spider-Man
Issue Number: 13
Release Date: June 1964

  • First appearance of Quentin Beck / Mysterio
  • Flash Thompson starts to really show his admiration for Spider-Man
  • 2nd time Spider-Man uses his spider tracker (first was issue 11)
  • Fun origin story for Mysterio
  • Panels breaking down how Mysterio's costume works
Low Points
  • First Mysterio tells Spider-Man his whole plan, then Spider-Man tell him his
  • Spider-Man once again torments J. Jonah Jameson
  • Air-tight web helmet for under water breathing
Rating (based on a 1 through 5 Stans grading system)

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  1. These are fun summaries. Thanks for sharing.

    1. It's been a blast reading these issues. I'm going through them in chronological order, so it won't stay attached to the Amazing title.

      I only wish I had endless amounts of time to sit and read them more frequently.