Comics : Giant-Size Spider-Man

Staff Only
Edit Title
Add Title

Section Name: Spider-Man Core Titles
Base Level: SM Title

Giant-Sized books were paper-covered, square-bound. Common manutacturing defects make these hard to find in Mint/Near Mint grades. Most Giant-Sized books contained an original story, plus a reprinted follow-up story.

Note: Comics shown are for database purposes only. None of these comics are for sale. Valuations shown are indicative Near Mint Values. Dates shown are cover dates.

Review [4.5 Webs]
By Scott Knudsen
Giant-Size Spider-Man #1 (Story 1)
Jul 1974 : NM ($45.00) : SM Title

Summary: Original Story with Dracula
Editor:  Roy Thomas
Writer:  Len Wein
Pencils:  Ross Andru
Inker:  Don Heck
Staff Only
Issue
Review
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Comics Weekly (UK) #295
 Reprinted In: Essential Spider-Man #6
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Pocket Book #28
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man vs. Dracula
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Annual (UK) 1976
...(Story 2) Reprints: Strange Tales Annual #2
Giant-Size Spider-Man #2 (Story 1)
Oct 1974 : NM ($30.00) : SM Title

Summary: Original Story with Shang-Chi
Editor:  Roy Thomas
Writer:  Len Wein
Pencils:  Don Heck, Ross Andru
Inker:  Al Milgrom
Staff Only
Issue
Review
 Reprinted In: Essential Spider-Man #6
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Pocket Book #4
...(Story 2) Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) Annual #3 (Story 1)
Giant-Size Spider-Man #3 (Story 1)
Jan 1975 : SMURF 140.600 : NM ($30.00) : SM Title

Summary: Original Story with Doc Savage
Editor:  Roy Thomas
Writer:  Gerry Conway
Pencils:  Ross Andru
Inker:  Mike Esposito
Staff Only
Issue
Review
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Annual (UK) 1977
...(Story 2) Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #16
Giant-Size Spider-Man #4 (Story 1)
Apr 1975 : NM ($80.00) : SM Title

Summary: Original Story with Punisher
Editor:  Len Wein
Writer:  Gerry Conway
Pencils:  Ross Andru
Inker:  Mike Esposito
Staff Only
Issue
Review
 Reprinted In: Essential Punisher #1
 Reprinted In: Marvel Tales #212 (Story 1)
 Reprinted In: Marvel Tales #213
 Reprinted In: Essential Spider-Man #7
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Annual (UK) 1977
...(Story 2) Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) Annual #2 (Story 1)
Giant-Size Spider-Man #5 (Story 1)
Jul 1975 : SMURF 146.800 : NM ($20.00) : SM Title

Summary: Original Story with Man-Thing
Editor:  Len Wein
Writer:  Gerry Conway
Pencils:  Ross Andru
Inker:  Mike Esposito
Staff Only
Issue
Review
 Reprinted In: Essential Spider-Man #7
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man Pocket Book #1
 Reprinted In: Spider-Man: Clone Gensis (TPB)
...(Story 2) Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #21
Review Not Required
[SM Reprint]
Giant-Size Spider-Man #6
Oct 1975 : NM ($20.00) : SM Reprint
Reprints: Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) Annual #4 (Story 1)
See Original Credits
Staff Only
Issue
Review

Further Information

Jump to the Spider-Man Comics Main Index.

The Spider-Man Comics Database is indexed in five different ways:

The Spider-Man Titles Index is categorized into:

If you're confused by the current titles, then you might want to read our Current Title Summary which lists the current titles, and how they fit together.

If you can't find a comic at SpiderFan, please Mail Us. You might also want to try Peter Kroon's Spider-Man Covers Page, or one of the other Comics Databases referenced on our Links Page.

Database Notes

For further information about the contents and arrangement of this database, please read our database notes page. This contains information on the Inclusion Guidelines, the Variant Cover Guidelines, the Graphics Keys, the Appearance Levels, the Comic/Book Valuations, the Review Ratings, and the SMURF Codes.