Edge of Spider-Verse #2

    Edge of Spider-Verse » Edge of Spider-Verse #2 - Gwen Stacy: Spider-Woman released by Marvel on November 2014.

    What if the radioactive spider bit Gwen Stacy instead of Peter Parker?

    Short summary describing this issue.

    Gwen Stacy: Spider-Woman last edited by fesak on 01/16/23 08:43AM View full history


    In one universe, it wasn’t Peter Parker bitten by the radioactive Spider, but Gwen Stacy!

    She’s smart, charming and can lift a car-- Just don’t tell her Police Chief father!

    How is she involved in Spider-Verse? Seeds of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #9 are planted here!

    Note: This issue features the very first appearance of Spider-Gwen!

    List of covers and their creators:

    CoverNameCreator(s)Sidebar Location
    RegRegular CoverRobbi Rodriguez1
    VarVariant CoverGreg Land & Morry Hollowell8
    REComic Bug Exclusive Variant CoverSiya Oum4
    REComic Bug Exclusive B&W Variant CoverSiya Oum2
    2ndSecond Printing CoverRobbi Rodriguez7
    3rdThird Printing CoverRobbi Rodriguez3
    4thFour Printing CoverRobbi Rodriguez6
    5thFifth Printing CoverRobbi Rodriguez5

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    Kind of disappointed in myself I skipped this when it came out. 0

    So, I am quite the terrible person, I skipped this issue (and all of edge of Spider-verse) when it came out. But today I actually got the opportunity to borrow this issue. And after reading it I came to the conclusion that I really messed up, 'cause this was great. Meet Gwen Stacy, high school graduate who instead of going to college or something like that she pursues music! Her father wanting her to go on and do great things is kind of disappointed she's pursuing music. Oh, and she's also the ...

    9 out of 9 found this review helpful.

    Gwen Flourishes Under the Weight of Great Responsibility 0

    In the decades since Spider-Man emerged, the tale of a radioactive spider turning an unassuming teenager into a hero has been told, retold, and reimagined many times. What the entire creative team does in this one issue is nothing short of spectacular by embracing expectations and the core character of who Gwen Stacy is.The GoodIt's not just the alternate history recap that we learn more or gain so much in a 20-page issue that feels like 30 (in a good way). So much of what transpires in Edge of ...

    8 out of 8 found this review helpful.

    Drum Roll Please! 0

    Edge of the Spider Verse is a Marvel event that pretty much comes down to: what if? I enjoy these types of stories because you get to see writers and artists go off the deep end and explore characters that seem to be set in stone. Every once in a while an idea happens that seems to stick, such as Spider-Man 2099, and I feel like this is one such occasion. What if it wasn't Peter Parker that was bit by the radioactive spider that fateful ... let's say Tuesday, but rather Gwen Stacy? We setup what...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
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