The Spectacular Spider-Man Annual #13 (Sep. 1993):
by J. M. DeMatteis, Jerry Bingham

The Spectacular Spider-Man Annual #13

Title: “Emergence”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Sep. 1993

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: J. M. DeMatteis
Art by: Jerry Bingham

4 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker)
(lead character)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Secret Defenders; Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends...  Marvel 10,664
Nocturne (Angela Cairn)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: S Native American religion; LGBT
[police; vigilante] Marvel 3
Vermin Vermin (Edward Whelan) villain
  Hood's Army; Thunderbolts Army Marvel 73
Dr. Ashley Kafka Dr. Ashley Kafka supporting character
  [treats insane paranormals] Marvel 58

This story consists of an 11-page "Prologue" section, focusing on Nocturne and her origins, followed by the main contemporary story "Emergence," which is 20-pages long and features Spider-Man's first encounter with Nocturne. These two parts together form the story "Emergence." Both were written by J.M. DeMatteis and illustrated by Jerry Bingham.