New York, NY—February 12th, 2015— The biggest Spider-Man event of all time continues in the WARZONE! this May as spider-powered heroes from every universe find themselves stranded on the surface of Battleworld in SPIDER-VERSE #1! From writer Mike Costa (Scarlet Spiders, G.I. Joe) and Andre Lima Araujo (Avengers A.I.) comes a brand-new Secret Wars series pitting the breakout stars of the Spider-Verse event against the worst Battleworld can throw at them!
Their battle with Morlun and the Inheritors may be over, but the war is just heating up! Stranded on Battleworld a small band of universe-hopping heroes – Spider-Gwen, Spider-Man Noir, Spider-Man: India, Spider-Girl, Spider-UK and Spider-Ham – will find themselves face to face with the horrors of Battleworld. How did they get here? What happened to their homes? What tragedy has befallen this region of Battleworld and how will these Spider-Men and Women deal with it?
“The SPIDER-VERSE event in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN brought you the first team of Spider-Men,” says Senior Editor Nick Lowe, “but not the last! Here we build and expand upon the Spider-Verse story in insane new ways!”
Amidst the horrors of the Secret Wars, six spider powered heroes stand alone. But here, united as one on the surface of Battleworld, are they here for a new beginning, or a grisly ending? Webs will be slung. Walls shall be crawled. And the answers you seek like in the can’t miss pages of SPIDER-VERSE #1 – swinging in to comic shops and digital devices this May!
Written by MIKE COSTA
Art by ANDRE LIMA ARAUJO
Cover by NICK BRADSHAW
Variant Cover by ROBBI RODRIGUEZ
On Sale in May!