"When Peter Parker is bitten by a radiation-zapped spider, he acquires insect-like abilities and incredibly heightened senses. Making the most of his powers, he fashions a new identity, taking up the battle against a collection of costumed crooks as the Amazing Spider-Man
The danger hits home after the hooded hitman Hobgoblin fails to eliminate Norman Osborn’s silent partner, The Kingpin. In a quick switch The Hobgoblin trades sides and kidnaps Osborn’s son – who just happens to be Peter Parker’s new roommate. For once, The Hobgoblin may have overplayed his hand – as he’ll soon find out when he comes face to face with Spider-Man. "