Seems Doctor Octopus can’t escape the time he spent as Peter Parker and the Superior Spider-Man, because in December he will become The Superior Spider-Man… forever… again… for the first time!
A BONUS VIDEO as I review the new Superior Spider-Man and give my predictions for Spiderverse in a new episode of Jason Reads Comics!
Press Release Because YOU demanded it! The fan-favorite series returns for a limited time in SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #32 and #33! But how is the Superior Spider-Man still around? Otto Octavius ceded control of Peter Parker‘s brain back to Peter and erased all remnants of himself, didn’t he? Find out for yourself as the explosive creative team of Dan Slott, Christos Gage, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Adam Kubert take the Superior Spider-Man on a journey into the far future! As Otto Octavius finds himself stranded in the year 2099 with no way home, he’ll unearth a mystery that will have fans guessing
For months, Doctor Otto Octavius has been the Superior Spider-Man, using his smarts and Peter Parker’s stolen super-powered body to continue the battle against bad guys (most of whom have an animal theme for some reason.) Last month, Otto realized he had made a terrible mistake and took drastic action to defeat the Goblin King, but what does this mean for his career as Spider-Man? Your Major Spoiler review of Superior Spider-Man #31 awaits!
The Avengers want to fire Spider-Man? Find out why, on this week’s episode of Jason Reads Comics!
Diamond Select Toys has announced that the Superior Spider-Man is getting the action figure treatment – just in time for Peter Parker to return… makes sense to me, and regardless if Doc Ock Spider-Man remains, I think this figure looks great.
When you’ve read comics as long as I have – a really long time now – there are certain patterns I’ve noticed in how both Marvel and DC do certain things. One of those, which I honestly despise, is to replace a “name” hero with another person in the costume. I mean, come on – you just know the original person will be back. It’s only a matter of time.