Throughout his life, Peter Parker has often felt alone. When he first discovered his spider-like abilities after being bitten by a radioactive spider, he kept them secret. His attempts to exploit them for profit resulted in his Uncle Ben's murder. It seemed as though no one understood the difficult balance between mortal and hero. Until now, that is. A mysterious figure appears suddenly, exhibiting similar powers to Peter. Who is this mystery man? Who are the people he represents? Collects Amazing Spider-Man (1998-2013 2nd Series) #30-35. Written by J. Michael Straczynski. Art by John Romita, Jr. Featuring a story arc written by the acclaimed creator of Babylon 5, J. Michael Straczynski! Includes J. Scott Campbell sketchbook. Hardcover, 160 pages, full color.
Collecting Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 2) #30–35.