When Peter met Miles

Posted by Darknom2 (21 posts) - - Show Bio

"For the 50th anniversary of Spider-Man, what everyone was looking for was a Spider-Man story that mattered. Well, here you go." Brian Michael Bendis

Peter Parker (616) is going to meet Miles Morales (1610) in a new upcoming five-issue miniseries.

"Ultimate Comics Spider-Man" writer Brian Michael Bendis, who with artist Sarah Pichelli introduced the world to Morales, the new African American-Latino Spider-Man after the death of Ultimate Spider-Man (1610 Peter) are going to be the creative team

"Someone had once said to me, 'When I was a Kid, I could only play Spider-Man, I couldn’t play Batman or Superman because my friends would say you’re not the same color, but I could play Spider-Man because when I fantasized about Spider-Man, he looked like me under the mask,'" Bendis continued. "That was a big inspiration."

"Spider-Men," by Bendis and Pichelli, debuts in July.

Oh...and there's that - the two universes will not cross over as that would signify that Marvel had "officially run out of ideas". Joe Quesada

#1 Edited by fodigg (6130 posts) - - Show Bio

Eh. I remember when they first crossed over Spidey 2099 with Peter Parker. Their idea was that they just woke up in each other's beds. I'm not expecting much as far as creative reasoning for this. (Although I did applaud that they went with Parker and not Ben Reilly, who was Spider-Man at the time.)

#2 Posted by ReVamp (22863 posts) - - Show Bio

...Not sure about this...

#3 Posted by VictorGrey (13395 posts) - - Show Bio

So peter comes back from the dead or what?

#4 Posted by Super_Gui_1 (318 posts) - - Show Bio

Could be good.

#5 Posted by notquitevarsity (157 posts) - - Show Bio

is this 616 peter? if not maybe miles goes back in time or something. i'm a huge miles fan so color me excited.

#6 Posted by Kallarkz (3303 posts) - - Show Bio

@VictorGrey said:

So peter comes back from the dead or what?

it say 616..

#7 Posted by VictorGrey (13395 posts) - - Show Bio

@Kallarkz: uh, huh.

#8 Posted by Skaddix (3109 posts) - - Show Bio

I am not sure is fair to crucify Joe Q for comments he made 7 years ago. Not to mention bigger fish to fry with Marvel.

#9 Posted by Strider92 (16035 posts) - - Show Bio

The Ultimate writers said that 616 Spider-man and Ultimate Spider-man would only meet when they ran out of good ideas...........I guess it was inevitable.........

#10 Posted by mewmdude77 (993 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm excited for this! It's always fun to see alternative universes react to each other, and maybe Miles meeting the real older Peter Parker will mature him, and see how he should act as a super hero, since seeing 616 Peter is like looking into how 1610 Peter would have grown up to be

#11 Posted by SlackerGuy (20 posts) - - Show Bio

The new Ultimate Spider-man series is so bland right now, Bendis has lost his touch. But this has to be an all new low :(

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