The adventures of freelance photographer Peter Parker, who, after being bitten by a radioactive spider, discovered he had gained superpowers, such as super-strength and agility and the ability to climb sheer walls and ceilings. After inventing a super-sticky web serum, he donned a red-and-black costume, and began fighting crime as the superhero Spider-Man. During the day, Parker worked for the Daily Bugle and skinflint editor J. Jonah Jameson. Written by
Marty McKee <email@example.com>
For the first time on the screen... the world's favourite adventure super-hero comes _alive_
Did You Know?
In this series, it is actually J. Jonah Jameson and Robbie Robertson who coin the name "Spider-Man" and give Peter the idea for the costume. Where Peter gets the costume and material to build the web-shooters is never fully explained. See more
Spider-Man faces forward to shoot webbing onto three staff-wielding warriors lying on the floor close together. Seconds before that, the warriors had been knocked down by Spider-Man apart from each other, with only one lying completely in front of him. See more
[referring to the mayor
Sir, would you like me to go and take a picture of him?
J. Jonah Jameson
Never mind, never mind! We've got enough pictures of the mayor to wallpaper the building!
Followed by The Amazing Spider-Man