After Mary Jane is confronted by the alien symbiote he picked up on Battleworld, Spiderman goes hunting for it. He locates it and learns it has bonded itself to a disgraced reporter named Eddie Brock, who has a hatred for Spiderman equal to the alien symbiote's own.
1st appearance of Venom
Last issue with Black Costume.
Emil Gregg, Sin-Eater & Mr. Fantastic appear in flashback.