Amazing Spider-Man Vol.1 #256


The Rose is tired of the web-slinger interfering in his criminal activities! So the underworld boss brings in an assassin from the American Southwest! Puma! Spidey doesn't much about Puma (aka Thomas Fireheart), but he will...very soon! In the meantime the black symbiote costume keeps Peter Parker up past his bedtime...and then some!

Printed: Sept 1984
Writers: Tom DeFalco
Art: Ron Frenz and Joe Rubinstein
Cover: Ron Frenz and Joe Rubinstein

Key Issue Details
- 1st appearance of Puma, an enemy of Spider-Man who later became an ally