that's not what I mean though. of course things are made for money. With this I mean they are milking it out too long. It just seems like they are seeing how much longer they can make money off of it.
I wouldn't say that is completely true, as Slott has mentioned that he had planned for Spock to be around for Spiderverse, and it was supposed to center more around him, but they brought Peter back early. Personally I think this storyline was planned for a while since Spider-man 2099's story arc in Superior. Now if they start doing a lot of mini-series and Vs. books (looking at you Carnage and Deadpool), then I'd say they were purposely milking it.
I'm thinking that it was being planned further back than that....I don't know if I ever said anything on the forums here but I had been kind of speculating at some type of Spider themed event since they brought Kaine back....my theory was that there were a ton of Spider themed heroes running around or being brought back...right now the Marvel Universe has Peter, Kaine, Spider-Woman, Spider-girl, the one remaining MVP clone, Spider-man 2099, and Julia Carpenter...now to be fair I never even came close to speculating at something as big as Spider-Verse but I had a feeling that they were putting things in position for something...plus I think that Julia has been hinting at Spider-Verse for a while now to