Media Release — Marvel is pleased to announce that Amazing Spider-Man #600 has sold out at Diamond (though copies may be available at the retail level) and will return with Amazing Spider-Man #600 Second Printing Variant! This oversized issue features work by your favorite Spidey creators including Dan Slott, Stan “The Man” Lee, Joe Kelly, Marc Guggenheim, Mark Waid, Bob Gale, Zeb Wells, John Romita Jr., Marcos Martin, Mario Alberti and more! It’s the return you demanded– the diabolical Doctor Octopus returns to New York, with an all-new look, and wants revenge on Spider-Man! Can Spidey defeat his old foe while attending Aunt May’s wedding? And just how does the fate of Madame Web set up the can’t miss Amazing Spider-Man storyline in 2010? With action, romance, and a visit from Daredevil, this issue is a must read! Don’t miss the new second printing cover featuring interior art by Romita Jr!
Everyone is raving about this giant milestone issue:
“Spectacular…I came into this with high expectations and they were all surpassed.” – Rob G, WeeklyComicBookReview.com
“With 100-plus pages of original content, it’s the sort of celebratory issue that’s so darn eager to please…the book is, first and foremost, an immensely fun comic that also celebrates the rich history of Marvel’s premier character.”- Dan Phillips, IGN.com
“Something for everyone…This issue has it all. [John Romita Jr’s] work here is at an all-time high… Romita and Slott seem tailor-made to work on this title.” – Doug Zawisza, ComicBookResources.com
“If you’re looking to get the best value you can out of a Marvel Comic this year, you’ve found the issue that you need to pick up. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED, GIVE THIS ISSUE A TRY AND PICK IT UP!” – Adam Chapman, Comixtreme.com
“Dynamic action sequences, plenty of special guest-stars… Romita Jr.’s art is as solid as ever. Great value for money… you’re essentially getting an entire three-issue Amazing Spider-Man arc by two A-list creators — along with a whole host of backup strips, all of which are brand-new.” – David Wallace, Comicsbulletin.com
Marvel urges retailers to check all orders of Amazing Spider-Man as it continues to generate significant praise from critics and fans alike. Be sure to catch this milestone issue as Spider-Man celebrates in style! Don’t miss Amazing Spider-Man #600 Second Printing Variant!
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #600 SECOND PRINTING VARIANT (JUN098464)
Written by DAN SLOTT, STAN LEE, AND THE REST OF THE SPIDEY WEB-HEADS
Penciled by JOHN ROMITA JR., MARCOS MARTIN, MARIO ALBERTI & MORE!
FOC – 8/20/09, On Sale 9/9/09