The wait is finally over! The sensational sequel to the 2012 spectacular spider saga has arrived, and the mystery hanging on the lips of comic fans the world over will finally be revealed. Who is the Miles Morales of the Marvel Universe?!
As hinted at in our latest Ultimate Spin interview with Brian Michael Bendis, this July creators Brian Michael Bendis and Sara Pichelli are reuniting to release SPIDER-MEN II #1.
Marvel teased readers with the cliffhanger of the original Spider-Men, which the question, “Who is the other Miles Morales?” in a tweet and then just yesterday they released the full details. From the press release:
Though the Miles you know and love now lives comfortably in the Marvel Universe, he’s not the only one! What is the secret of the Miles Morales who existed before him? The answers will shock you! And that’s just the tip of the iceberg as Peter Parker and Miles Morales collide for another heart-stopping adventure!
“It’s exciting just because this series is the one I’m asked the most about,” says writer Brian Michael Bendis in an interview with Marvel.com. “’When are you gonna follow up on this?’ and there just wasn’t a good time to do it until now, and all the stuff that’s happened since then has made the story that much more potent.”
Did you miss the first Spider-Men? Well, Marvel has got you covered. To celebrate the announcement and upcoming release of Spider-Men II, they are releasing SPIDER-MEN #1 free through the Marvel App and Marvel Digital Comics Store right now. The offer is only valid until Thursday April 27th at 9:59 AM EST.