Orphaned schoolboy Peter Parker lost even his uncle, leaving him with old, semi-helpless aunt May. Trough a messed-up experiment with spider DNA, he acquires super-powers. But he only uses them when masked in a flashy costume as Spider-man, a mysterious dashing hero who defeats all crooks. As Peter, his life is far humbler, moonlighting as photographer for the Bugle.
Did You Know?
In the first episode of the series, in Peter's biology class, the blackboard has the titles of the first three episodes written on it; Survival of the Fittest, Interactions, and Natural Selection. Further, in the beginning of season two, the biology teacher informs the students to remember what they'd studied during the semester, and reads off "Survival of the Fittest, Natural Selection..." and is cut off as the scene transitions into the next. See more