At a deserted pier on the East River, the X-Men were trying to decide what to do with the Toad when he suddenly fell into a trance, pulling out a communicator and summoning a capsule for the sky. The X-Men then decided to go with the Toad to wherever he was heading in order to find the Angel.
Sometime later, as the Avengers were hired by Cornelius van Lunt to fix an unsafe tunnel beneath the East River, Kronus set a trap for them. The Split-Second Squad set off a bomb to kill the team, but the Avengers anticipated the trap and exited that sunken tunnel before it was destroyed.
On Pier 32 B, Nguyen Ngoc Coy and his henchmen brought Leong and Nga Coy Manh to a ship that would have taken them away to be tested for paranormal abilities. The children were eventually rescued by Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and their sister Xi'an, who absorbed his brother Tran Coy Manh's life-force and became Karma.
Sometime later, Tombstone battled Spider-Man in the East River, and emerged holding his mask, claiming to have killed him. The Black Cat rushed to save Spidey, and they both proceeded to track down the villain.
A while later, Spider-Man and X-Man stopped Electro from blowing up an unimposing building owned by Con Edison along the border of the East River, which supplies electrical power to the city of New York.
A short time later, the Fantastic Four battled a wooden giant which appeared in the East River.
Alchemax built Blackthorne Prison in the East River. When Spider-Man (Miguel O'Hara) broke into the prison, he was attacked by a mind-controlled Man Mountain Marko. He and his halo-agent, Lyla, kept Marko under the river until he passed out.
- 233 appearance(s) of East River
- 17 minor appearance(s) of East River
- 22 mention(s) of East River
- 5 image(s) of East River