The Spider-Verse is getting even greater.
Whereas the upcoming Into the Spider-Verse sequel, Spider-Man: Throughout the Spider-Verse, will function lots of the characters from the unique animated hit like Shameik Moore’s Miles Morales and Hailee Steinfeld’s Spider-Gwen, there shall be new characters as nicely, together with Oscar Isaac’s Spider-Man 2099 (who had a really temporary cameo on the finish of Into the Spider-Verse’s closing credit) and Jason Schwartzman because the super-villain the Spot.
Among the many new solid members: The dynamic wanting “Spider-Punk” who shall be voiced within the movie, per quite a lot of commerce reviews, by Nope and Black Panther star Daniel Kaluuya. First launched in 2015’s The Wonderful Spider-Man #10, Spider-Punk comes from an alternate dimension the place Hobie Brown (AKA the Prowler in the primary Marvel Universe) will get spider powers and makes use of them to insurgent in opposition to his dimensions model of Norman Osborn, who’s the President of the USA.
Whereas Kaluuya taking part in the character is information, the truth that Spider-Punk could be within the movie isn’t fully a shock. For months, toy retailer cabinets have been crammed with Throughout the Spider-Verse “Spider-Punk Net Blast” branded guitars.
If mentioned toys are to be believed there are a number of different still-technically unannounced Spider-Man characters who will seem within the movie. (In the event you don’t need these minor spoilers, skip to the subsequent paragraph). Different merchandise for Throughout the Spider-Verse (which was initially purported to open this fall and thus had a bunch of its toys hit cabinets months earlier than the movie’s launch) consists of photos of the Scarlet Spider; Hasbro has additionally already launched a “Cyborg Spider-Lady” determine, a brand new idea that’s loosely based mostly on the Cyborg Spider-Man who appeared in Nineties Marvel Comics. (That man was simply Peter Parker with a couple of short-lived robotic enhancements.)
Directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers, and Justin Okay. Thompson, and written by Phil Lord, Chris Miller, and David Callaham, Spider-Man: Throughout the Spider-Verse is scheduled to open in theaters on June 2, 2023. (A second sequel will comply with in 2024.) Right here is the primary trailer for the movie:
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