Yesterday, fans witnessed the stunning introduction of SPIDER-BOY in Dan Slott and Mark Bagley’s SPIDER-MAN #7!
This sold-out issue will return to shops next month with a brand-new variant cover by Luciano Vecchio and a virgin edition of Spider-Boy co-creator Humberto Ramos’ Spoiler Variant Cover!
The mystery behind Spider-Man’s long-lost sidekick will continue to unravel in future issues of SPIDER-MAN and his outrageous origin story will be told this June in EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE #3 in a story by Slott and Ramos!
Over time, Marvel fans have met a host of new heroes from throughout the Spider-Verse! Miles Morales, Ghost-Spider, Spider-Man Noir, Spider-Punk, and so many more have weaved their way into the Marvel Universe and into fan’s hearts. But none of have been anything like SPIDER-BOY. Not originating from the multiverse at all, Spider-Boy’s been here all along and starred in some of the greatest stories in Spider-Man history! Hasn’t he?
“I can’t wait for people to meet Spider-Boy, and the unique role he’s going to play in both Spider-Man’s world and the Marvel Universe,” Slott said. “I grew up reading Spider-Man comics. He’s my favorite character in all of fiction. All I ever wanted to do was tell stories with THIS cast, and it’s been the coolest thing ever to co-create some of the characters who populate it. And this kid, this Spider-Boy, is THE one I’m most psyched about!”
Check out the two covers now and don’t miss your chance to own one of the most talked about character debuts of the last decade when SPIDER-MAN #7 returns to stands next month! Look out for Spider-Boy’s second appearance in SPIDER-MAN #8 on May 3! For more information, visit Marvel.com.