F.A.Q. : Newspaper Strip Reprints

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This page gives you all the information we have about how to track down back-issues of the ongoing Spider-Man newspaper syndicated by King Features? The strip has been written by Stan Lee since its inception in January 1977. Various artists have performed the honors.

Art Credits:

  • John Romita, Sr.:
  • Larry Leiber:
  • Floro Dery:
  • Alex Saviuk:
  • Floro Dery:
  • Fred Kida:

Story Arcs:

  • 3 Jan 1977 - 27 Feb 1977 Spidey vs. Doctor Doom [Romita]
  • 28 Feb 1977 - 8 May 1977 Arms and the Madman [Romita]
  • 9 May 1977 - 17 Jul 1977 The Rattler [Romita]
  • 18 Jul 1977 - 2 Oct 1977 Captured by the Kingpin [Romita]
  • 3 Oct 1977 - 29 Oct 1977 Along Came a Spider (Origin) [Romita]
  • 8 Oct 1979 - 23 Dec 1979 He Prowls by Night [Romita]
  • 24 Dec 1979 - 24 Feb 1980 Requiem for a Super-Hero [Romita]
  • 3 Nov 1980 - 1 Jan 1981 When a Wall-Crawler Turns Bad [Romita then Lieber]
  • 14 Jun 1982 - 19 Sep 1982 The Girl with the Golden Touch [Kida]
  • 18 Apr 1983 - 30 July 1983 Corruption at Compton Computers [Kida+, Dery*]
  • 31 Jul 1983 - 22 Mar 1984 The Mobster, the Eliminator and the Bombshell [Kida+, Dery+*]
  • 23 Mar 1984 - 17 Aug 1984 The Imposter and the Steel Claw [Kida+, Dery*]
  • 18 Aug 1984 - 31 Mar 1985 The Terror of Dar Harat [Kida+, Dery*]
  • 1 Apr 1985 - 21 Dec 1985 What's the Matter with Jody? [Kida+, Dery*]
  • 22 Dec 1985 - ??? The Wedding [Kida+, Dery*]
  • 4 Jun 1990 - 23 Sep 1990 There Shall Come a Robot!

    [Leiber+]

  • 24 Sep 1990 - 7 Apr 1991 The Birth of a Super-Hero

    [Leiber+]

  • 8 Apr 1991 - 13 Oct 1991 The Ninja Avenger

    [Leiber+]

  • 14 Oct 1991 - 23 Mar 1992 Mary Jane Parker vs. Dr. Doom or If This is Tuesday, This Must Be Latveria

    [Leiber+]

  • 24 Mar 1992 - 19 Apr 1992 The Origin of Spider-Man

    (Reprinted)

  • 20 Apr 1992 - 20 Oct 1992 Doctor Strange

    [Leiber+]

  • 21 Oct 1992 - 23 May 1993 Daredevil

    [Leiber+]

  • 24 May 1993 - 18 Jun 1993 At Home with the Parkers

    [Leiber+]

  • 19 Jun 1993 - 5 Dec 1993 The Selling of Spidey

    [Leiber+]

  • 6 Dec 1993 - 1 Mar 1994 The Mutant Agenda

    [Leiber+]

  • 2 Mar 1994 - 10 Oct 1994 JJJ Has a Plan (Also called "The Kingpin")

    [Leiber+]

  • 11 Oct 1994 - 2 Dec 1994 Looking for Work

    [Leiber+]

  • 3 Dec 1994 - 17 Apr 1995 The Circus of Crime

    [Leiber+]

  • 18 Apr 1995 - 30 Aug 1995 Fearless Vampire Player

    [Leiber+]

  • 31 Aug 1995 - 14 Dec 1995 The Actress

    [Leiber+]

  • 15 Dec 1995 - 9 Mar 1996 Howard

    [Leiber+]

[+] indicates Monday-Saturday artist.
[*] indicates Sunday strip artist.

Here are the reprints that SpiderFan has identified: