Namor attempts to force Llyra to tell him the location of Dorma. After the ex-empress escapes, Atlantis is besieged by Attuma, and an unexpected ally of the barbarian is revealed to the Prince of Atlantis.
Namor abdicates his throne of Atlantis after the loss of his bride. He heads for the surface to start a new life, away from stinging memories. Deciding to occupy an island, his only desire is to be left alone. Will he find acceptance of isolation or war from the pale skinned side of his heritage?
The Frightful Four regain their full fighting strength when they add an entranced Spider-Man to the team. The villains gain control of the Baxter Building and attempt to learn how to harness power from the Negative Zone, drawing Annihlus to the portal.
Acting quickly, Peter stops a mugging without switching to his costume, an act which is witnessed by none other than the God of Thunder. Confronting the youth, Thor and Peter are unexpectedly swept up into a cosmic fracas.
Back on the reservation, Shanna continues her playful banter with Patrick, but even this lighthearted front belies the many troubling questions within her heart. Before long she is again contacted by S.H.I.E.L.D. with a new assignment.
With the hopes of getting recent events off his mind, Peter requests an out of town assignment for the Bugle. Jameson sends him to the Bay Area to get some picks of Daredevil, but before that Spidey gets mixed up with the Werewolf and a strange mystic.
As Peter and his friends struggle to get their lives back on track John and Jonah Jameson's continues it's downward spiral. In all likelihood it will take the intervention of a certain wall crawling menace to deal with John's strange affliction
When Spidey is approached by some ad agents about designing a special new vehicle, he sees an opportunity to make some quick cash. Meanwhile, a long forgotten foe is back in action and looking for revenge.
While Peter tries his best to keep his spirits up and his life in order, news of a new vigilante hits the city. Jameson sends Peter to get photos of the Punisher but, as it turns out, the Punisher is looking for him too and he wants more than photos.
Hammerhead mastermind's a crime wave in New York City, while meanwhile Doctor Octopus and Aunt May are making plans for the future that will shock Spider-Man. Special Bonus: the Spider-Mobile gets its first operational test!
A new and terrible strain of the flue has swept New York and Aunt May is the latest victim. Spider-Man must find the only Doctor with a cure before it is too late, though he is not the only one with an eye towards securing the good doctor.
After what seems like months of constant action Peter settles in for a nice afternoon with his friends. Of course, trouble is never far from old Spidey and this time around trouble goes by the name Tarantula.