The Spider-Queen has turned Manhattan into an island of Spider-Madness and Peter Parker has lost, thanks to Spider-scribe Christos Gage (Amazing Spider-Man, Superior Spider-Man), and rising star artist Paco Diaz (Wolverine, Scarlet Spiders). With Spider-Man defeated and captive, does Flash Thompson, A.K.A. Venom stand a chance? All this, plus visit the MC2 patch of Battleworld! Mayday Parker and her Spider-Family are back courtesy of classic Spider-Girl team Tom Defalco, Ron Frenz and Sal Buscema!