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The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) - #8
"The Terrible Threat of the Living Brain!"
Marvel


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  Writer(s):
Stan 'The Man' Lee - 'Stanley Martin Lieber'

Penciller(s):
Steve Ditko
Jack 'King' Kirby

Inker(s):
Steve Ditko

Colorist(s):
(Unknown Creator)

Letterer(s):
Sam Rosen
Art 'Artie' Simek

Editor(s):
Stan 'The Man' Lee - 'Stanley Martin Lieber'

Cover Artist(s):
Steve Ditko
 

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Cover Date: January 1964
Cover Price: US $ 0.12

Issue Tagline: Special "Tribute-to-Teen-Agers" Issue!!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 23 pages

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Synopsis:
It's an exciting day for the science class. The smartest computer ever created has been brought to school for an educational experience to remember. However, when two attendants decide to try to steal it & get rich, they accidently send it on a whirling rampage that puts everyone in danger. Good thing their friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is in attendence. But can he stop something that learns with every passing second? Plus, Flash finally pushes Peter to the breaking point. May the best man win! And in the back-up Spider-Man Tackles The Torch, teenage hormones erupt when Spider-Man crashes a party thrown by Johnny Storm!

Reprinted/Collected in:
40 Years of the Amazing Spider-Man (2004) CD Collection
Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection (2013) TPB vol. 01
The Amazing Spider-Man Omnibus (2007) HC vol. 01
The Amazing Spider-Man Omnibus (2007) HC vol. 01 (Alex Ross Cover)
The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) Annual 06
The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) TPB
The Amazing Spider-Man (1977) #2
The Amazing Spider-Man: The Complete Collection (2006) DVD-ROM
Essential Spider-Man (1996) TPB vol. 01
Essential Spider-Man (1996) TPB vol. 01 (2nd Edition)
Essential Spider-Man (1996) TPB vol. 01 (3rd Edition)
The Exploits of Spider-Man (1992) #10
Giant-Size Super-Villain Team-Up (1975) #2
L'Uomo Ragno Gigante (1976) #3
L'Uomo Ragno Gigante (1976) #4
Marvel Masterworks (1987) #1
Marvel Masterworks: The Amazing Spider-Man (2003) HC vol. 01
Marvel Masterworks: The Amazing Spider-Man (2003) TPB vol. 01
Marvel Masterworks: The Amazing Spider-Man (2003) TPB vol. 01 (Barnes and Noble Edition 1st Printing)
Marvel Masterworks: The Amazing Spider-Man (2003) TPB vol. 01 (Barnes and Noble Edition 3rd Printing)
Marvel Tales (1964) #5
Marvel Tales (1964) #145
Marvel Tales (1964) #194
Marvel Visionaries: Jack Kirby (2004) HC vol. 01
Snap! CD-ROM Comic Book Library (2003) CD-ROM Spider-Man
Spider-Man Classics (1993) #9
Spider-Man Collectible Series (2006) #16
Spider-Man Collectible Series (2006) #17
Spider-Man Collectible Series (2006) #18
Spider-Man Komplett (1999) #2
The Very Best of Marvel Comics (1992) TPB

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Peter Parker's class are shown the Living Brain. Flash and Peter get into a fight but the teacher oddly says to take it out on each other in a boxing ring. Though Peter wins, the class takes Flash's side. Spider-Man battles the Living Brain which may have deduced his identity when it goes on a rampage.

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