Cover pencils by Mark Bagley, inks by Larry Mahlstedt. Onslaught epilogue, "The Road Back," script by Tom DeFalco, pencils by Ron Garney, inks by Al Williamson; While the city recovers from Onslaught's attack, Spider-Man unknowingly busts up the Rose's attempt to cripple Fortunato's operations; Meanwhile, decreased revenue and repairs to the damaged Bugle building force Jonah to lay off some employees including Kate Cushing; Elsewhere, Scrier meets with Rose, insisting he is his future partner; Unable to get into his apartment with Jimmy-6 there (SM #70, '96), Spider-Man goes for a swing; Peter arrives at the Bugle to see Jacob Conover fired; Robbie fires Peter next; Later, Scrier returns to Gaunt's warehouse where he removes his mask, revealing he is possibly a normal man in disguise; Spider-Man finds two kids, Aleishia and Kadril, fighting over whether mutants were responsible for the deaths of the city's heroes; He takes them web-slinging, telling them that assigning blame only diminishes the heroes' sacrifice. Cameos by Thor, Captain America, Iron Man, and the Fantastic Four. 36 pgs., full color. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.
Amazing Spider-Man, Vol. 1, No. 416, Oct 1996