Spider-Man's life takes a grave turn! He's about to encounter Tombstone -the highest priced killer in the business -and the whispering hitman will make a big noise in the life of the wall-crawler. Who is Tombstone? Why is Joe Robertson of all people investigating him? What devastating action will Tombstone take to put a stop to that? And how will it all end with Joe on trial?! Whatever the answers, the albino assassin is about to get Spider-Man's attention -and the Punisher's too! Meanwhile, Boomerang makes his comeback, an Evolutionary War breaks out, Inferno rages and the Hobgoblin goes demonic. COLLECTING: SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN (1976) #137-150, MATERIAL FROM SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #8.