Synopsis for “Arm-In-Arm-In-Arm-In-Arm-In-Arm-In-Arm With Doctor Octopus”
Continued from last issue… Thinking he’s been haunted by the ghost of Hammerhead, Dr. Octpus built a machine to try and destroy his haunter. However, in reality, Hammerhead has existed in a different dimensional plane of reality, and in using the device on him has freed him and brought him back to the real world. This leads to a three way fight between Spider-Man, Dr. Octopus and Hammerhead.
When a SWAT team arrives to take back the lab which Dr. Octopus took over in order to try and destroy Hammerhead, their involvement makes things worse. Hammerhead uses the extra distraction to take Aunt May at gunpoint and escape. Dr. Octopus then convinces Spider-Man to put aside their differences in order to save May, Spider-Man agrees.
Elsewhere, the Tinkerer has recovered Spider-Man’s Spider-Mobile and is repairing and modifying it to be a instrument of revenge to use against the wall-crawler. Meanwhile, Spider-Man is led by Dr. Octopus to Hammerhead’s hideout (Which is witnessed by J. Jonah Jameson who is dealing with another replacement secretary.)
The two unlikely companions arrive at Hammerhead’s lair and fight off the mobsters men, and recover Aunt May. When Hammerhead tries to escape in his helicopter, Dr. Octopus tosses garbage cans at it causing it to crash. Convinced that Hammerhead is finally dead, Dr. Octopus demands that Spider-Man hand over Aunt May. However, Dr. Octopus flees from the scene when he hears what he things are police sirens. Upon realizing that it’s only a fire truck, Spider-Man leaves May there for them to find before leaving the scene.