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Web of Spider-Man (1985) - #30
"The Wages of Sin"

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Jim Owsley

Steve Geiger

Jack Abel - 'Gary Michaels'
Kyle Baker
Jim Fern - 'James Bosch'
Steve Geiger
Keith Williams

George Roussos - 'George Bell / T.S. Chu / Sam Kato'

Richard 'Rick' Parker

Jim Salicrup
Jim Shooter

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Art Nichols

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Cover Date: September 1987
Cover Price: US $ 0.75

Issue Tagline: The origin of the Rose Revealed! The man behind the Mask!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 32 pages

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Web of Spider-Man (1985) #30 Newsstand Edition

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Richard Fisk, The Rose, reveals the events that led to the creation of the Rose. Ned Leeds, Fisk, and his friends secretly conspire to bring down the Kingpen. Ned Leeds becomes the Hobgoblin while Fisk creates to Rose to infiltrate The Kingpin's organization.

The book retells the events that led to Richard Fisk killing a cop. Lost and desperate Fisk turns to the one man he hates the most, his father The Kingpin

Reprinted/Collected in:
Die Spinne Comic-Taschenbuch (1979) #37
Essential Web Of Spider-Man (2011) TPB vol. 02
Hämähäkkimies / Spider-Man (1980) 1990-08

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