The Alpha, Part 1: Point of Origin wiki last edited by Garsia on 07/06/13 06:29AM View full history

The 50th Anniversary issue of the Amazing Spider-Man! A special over-sized issue harkening back to the legend that started it all! Get ready for an all-new tale about a different kind of power and responsibility... During a Mid Town high field trip to a lab. An awkward teen is given amazing powers. But this isn't Spider-Man's origin. A boy named Andy is blasted with rays from an experiment of Peter Parker gone wrong and he becomes very powerful. Now Spider-Man must teach him how to control his new powers.

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Old Tale, New Character 0

See what I did there?So the story starts out just like the original: A high school teenager goes on a field trip to a lab. Next thing you know, he is given amazing powers…and it’s all Peter Parker’s fault. Young Andy Maguire (I see what you did there Slott) is blasted with super powered rays from Peter Parker’s botched experiment, becoming very powerful or as the smartest heroes of the Marvel Universe refer to him as and Alpha Omega power level. Andy becomes everything P...

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Amazing Spider-Man #692 0

Amazing Spider-Man #692This is one of the comics that we have been waiting for. We have been getting teasers about "Who is Alpha?", and if you read the preview, you know that something interesting is inside this book. I have to agree, this is filled with some awesome things. Starts out with a kid (Andy Mcguire) at Midtown High, he isn't smart, he doesn't stand out, he is just an average teen. His parents don't really seem to care for him in the beginning, but other than that he is just a kid, an...

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