Mysterio may be the featured antagonist in the next Spider-Man movie, but does that mean he'll finally get the respect he deserves as an A-list villain? Well, if this preview of Symbiote Spider-Man #1, the latest in Marvel's gradual move to a company that to publish nothing but Spider-Man comics, is any indication, the answer is: nope!
Mysterio meets with an old college buddy who now works for the Kingpin about a job he has planned, but he doesn't make the impression he hopes for…
Mysterio insists he's a big deal now. But Johnny thinks he couldn't even beat Power Pack (which, it turns out, was actually true).
But it's not just villainy that Mysterio is bad at…
Damn. No respect at all!
Marvel gifted this EX-X-XCLUSIVE preview to their media partner, Newsarama, and then we stole it, making us better bad guys than Mysterio, who is totally gonna blow that bank heist. Symbiote Spider-Man #1 hits stores on Wednesday.
Symbiote Spider-Man #1
(W) Peter David (A) Iban Coello (CA) Greg Land
Everyone knows that Spider-Man's infamous black suit would someday become the wicked web-slinger called Venom – but what happened BEFORE Peter Parker discovered the black suit's sinister secret? Find out in this dynamic tale from comics legends PETER DAVID and GREG LAND!
Set during the original "Black Suit Saga," this is an all-new tale that pits the wall-crawling wonder against that most mystifying of menaces…MYSTERIO!
In Shops: Apr 10, 2019