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The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) - #274
"Lo, There Shall Come A Champion!"

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John Romita Sr.

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Cover Date: March 1986
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: In This Issue: The Beyonder Battles Mephisto! The Soul Of The Spider!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Secret Wars II

Spiderman is caught up in the middle of a cosmic wager between the Beyonder and Mephisto.

Reprinted/Collected in:
40 Years of the Amazing Spider-Man (2004) CD Collection
The Amazing Spider-Man: The Complete Collection (2006) DVD-ROM
The Astonishing Spider-Man (2007) #47
The Astonishing Spider-Man (2007) #48
De Spektakulaire Spiderman (1979) #79
Die Spinne (1980) #135
Essential Ghost Rider (2005) TPB vol. 04
L'étonnant Spider-Man (1969) #179
L'Uomo Ragno (1987) #67
Marvel Héroes (2010) #57
Secret Wars II (1985) Omnibus HC

Dr. Strange, Uatu the Watcher, the Living Tribunal, Eternity, Master Order, Lord Chaos & Molecule Man all appear in flashback.

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