Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Everyone remember this scene from the original Civil War comic book?

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

That's right, when Tony Stark persuaded Peter Parker to unmask, to give up his secret identity. It was quite the thing.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

I even published a parody of it.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Obviously everything went terribly wrong, and eventually Spider-Man was able to put the frog back in the box. How? A wizard did it.

 

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

There were loopholes. Apparently if Peter Parker did reveal himself to someone then they would remember everything about them.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Except when Brian Bendis decided that wouldn't happen for some reason.Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

And eventually, during Spider-Island, this video didn't make everyone remember he was Spider-Man but apparently it stopped people not being able to work it out themselves.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Which a few of them did. But even Tony Stark doesn't remember that Spider-Man and Peter Parker are the same person.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Let alone that Peter Parker, Mary Jane and Aunt May lived at the Avengers Mansion during Civil War shenanigans.

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But today, Invincible Iron Man #593 takes it even further, with the Stark Expo showing off Tony Stark's greatest hits.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Including this one.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

Let's zoom in.

Did Stark Just Unmask Peter Parker To The World Again? Seriously?

That's right folks, Tony Stark and Spider-Man revealed as Peter Parker, straight from Civil War. And, you know, Mary Jane is right there. I know she's distracted but still… she's probably even responsible for it. So now everyone there should remember everything.

That's unless Brian Bendis decides that they don't.  For, you know… reasons.

INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #593 LEG
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Stefano Caselli (CA) Adi Granov
THE SEARCH FOR TONY STARK Part 1
Tony Stark has vanished! The mystery deepens as Stark friends and foes must decide, finally, who will wield the power of Iron Man! All the contenders are in position, and all the armor is polished. There can only be one Armored Avenger! The path to the most startling Iron Man story ever begins here! PLUS: Includes 3 bonus MARVEL PRIMER PAGES! Story by Robbie Thompson and a TBA artist!
Rated T+In Shops: Oct 18, 2017
SRP: $3.99

Oh and the TBA artist is Valerio Schiti and Frank D'Armata by the way.

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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