12 Facts You May Not Have Known About Spider-Man
Everyone loves comic book trivia, but with 75 years of superhero comics behind us right now, there’s always some new obscure fact to learn. That’s why ComicsAlliance is going deep into the minutiae of your favorite characters in our continuing video series. You think you know comics? Well, here’s a few things you might not know!
Since his debut over fifty years ago, Spider-Man has been one of comics' most popular characters, so this week we are taking a look Marvel's most famous friendly neighborhood web-spinner. Find out what lesser-known characters inspired Spidey's creation, who else has worn those famous webby togs, and what happened to the car that did everything a spider-car can, as well as several other equally interesting facts.
- If you've never read the Lee/Ditko run on Spider-Man, that's terrible. You should fix that.
- See Spidey get cosmic here.
- If you want to catch up on the series, the most recent Amazing Spider-Man volume 1 is right here.
- You can see Chris Sims and Caleb Goellner talk about Japanese Spider-Man here.
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