Amazing Spider-Man Vol.1 #289


Cover Date: June 1987
Writers: Peter David
Art: Alan Kupperberg, Tom Morgan
Featured Character: Hobgoblin [Ned Leeds]; Arranger's Assassins

Synopsis: Ned Leeds' body is returned to the United States and his family and friends attend his funeral. Peter takes Betty home but finds she is becoming more and more unstable. The new Hobgoblin takes out the Rose's men. Kingpin gives Spider-Man the file proving Leeds was Hobgoblin. Hobgoblin comes after Spider-Man for the file and it gets burned up in their battle. Flash Thompson is cleared of the charges that he was Hobgoblin. Peter decides to continue to fight crime as Spider-Man.

Reference: Amazing Spider-Man Vol.1 #289 Grand Comics Database
Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-SA 4.0)

- First appearance of the fifth Hobgoblin, Jason Macendale, formerly Jack O' Lantern