The final chapter in the strange, twisted saga of Peter's parents! Richard and Mary Parker learn the true identity of Spider-Man, prompting them to report to "their master." Tragedy awaits the wall-crawler, as all is not as it seems.
• Origin of Eddie Brock, events retold from his point-of-view first seen in Web of Spider-Man #18
• Originally, the unseen individual who pushed Peter Parker in front of the train was supposed to be a woman and her hands were illustrated as such but later, the character who would be Venom was changed to Eddie Brock