"Alpha, Part 1: Point of Origin"
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"Spider-Man for a Night"
This story takes place right after Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #50.
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First Appearance of Alpha (Andy Maguire), Alice Maguire, Ray Maguire, Chrissy Chen, Mark Hunsacker, Paula Lake and Ms. Conway.
A preview of this issue is included in Marvel Mix-Tape: SDCC 2012 #1.
"Alpha, Part 1: Point of Origin" is reprinted in Alpha: Big Time #0.1.
Retailers were able to order sets of the Decade variants if they order 150% more of issue #692 than they did of #685.