Posted January 12, 2014 by Mikael Angelo Francisco in Comics

IT’S CONFIRMED: AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #1 To Feature Return of Peter Parker

A few days ago, we showed you a cover of Marvel Previews that seemed to promise a reboot of The Amazing Spider-Man in April, featuring the original, REAL Peter Parker under the mask. At the time, however, no one at Marvel confirmed the news.

Today, however… we can tell you without batting an eyelash that yes, Peter Parker will be back.

For real.

Amazing Spider-Man #1 variant cover by Jerome Opena

“To do that for a solid year of my life, that’s the hardest thing I’ve had to do — to look small children in the eye at a convention and lie to them,” admits Dan Slott, the regular writer of Superior Spider-Man and the upcoming writer of the Amazing Spider-Man relaunch, in an  interview with the New York Daily News.

Marvel Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso adds, “I do feel people will appreciate him a little more after this. I do think people have been taking him for granted.”

Read the rest of the interview HERE!

Mikael Angelo Francisco