Pay homage to the past with Spider-Man video game variant covers this September
This fall, a brand new Spider-Man game will debut on Playstation 4. It's one of the most anticipated video games of the year, and the Spider-Man from the game will make his comics debut in Spidergeddon #0. To celebrate this crossover between media, Marvel have announced a line of variant covers featuring the wall-crawler, each of which is an homage to a famous image from Spidey history. There are some cool nods to works from the likes of John Romita and Humberto Ramos, so check them out below.
Marvel Announces Marvel’s Spider-Man Video Game Variant Covers!
Featuring art by Insomniac Games & Marvel Games artists!
New York, NY—June 15, 2018—This September, the star of an epic blockbuster video game will make his way to the pages of a comic book, when the new web slinger from Marvel’s Spider-Man makes his debut in SPIDERGEDDON #0!
To celebrate, Marvel is proud to announce its Marvel’s Spider-Man Video Game Variant cover program. Illustrated by Insomniac Games artists Dennis Chan, Daryl Mandryk, Eve Ventrue and Sing Ji, and Marvel Games’ own Art Director Tim Tsang, all five covers pay homage to classicAmazing Spider-Man comic covers!
Look for Marvel’s Spider-Man Video Game Variant covers on these select titles:
1. AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #1 MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN VIDEO GAME VARIANT by DENNIS CHAN (homage to Amazing Spider-Man #546 by Steve McNiven)
2. AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #5 MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN VIDEO GAME VARIANT by DARYL MANDRYK (homage to Amazing Spider-Man #46 by John Romita)
3. AVENGERS #7 MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN VIDEO GAME VARIANT by EVE VENTRUE (homage to Dark Reign: Mister Negative Issue #1 by Jae Lee)
4. SPIDERGEDDON #0 MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN VIDEO GAME VARIANT by SING JI (homage to Amazing Spider-Man #671 by Humberto Ramos)
5. WEST COAST AVENGERS #2 MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN VIDEO GAME VARIANT by TIM TSANG (homage to Amazing Spider-Man #151 by John Romita)
Each issue will hit comic shops this September.