What's @ Comic Shops: Spectacular Spider-Man Launch Party on June 21

Free Comic Book Day was only the beginning! Fans got their first glimpse at Marvel's new PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN on Free Comic Book Day with Marvel's gold title SECRET EMPIRE and even saw Spider-Man: Homecoming star Tom Holland promote the event and comic.

Our favorite webhead swings back into comic shops with this new series by superstar writer Chip Zdarsky (Star-Lord) and legendary artist Adam Kubert (Avengers, X-Men) that brings Peter Parker back-to-basics with heart, humor, and over-the-top action! To kick off this new series, Marvel and local comic shops are partnering to host launch parties for the first issue on Wednesday, June 21 where exclusive variant covers and promotional items will be available to fans!

Following his globetrotting adventures, it’s big heroics in the Big Apple as Peter Parker returns to the city that never sleeps! Be there as he swings between giant skyscrapers, squares off against his iconic rogues gallery and still manages to be late for that date he had planned! Head to your local comic shop on June 21st to get your hands on the highly-anticipated PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #1!


(W) Chip Zdarsky
(A) Adam Kubert
(CA) Zhang Wang

SPIDER-MAN RETURNS TO THE FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD! The webslinging, wallcrawling wonder returns to New York City in the all-new PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN. A companion series to the best-selling Amazing Spider-Man series, Peter Parker is going back-to-basics for big heroics in the Big Apple. Featuring adversaries old and new, be there as Spider-Man returns to his friendly neighborhood for his never ending battle against crime and the dreaed "Parker Luck". Rated T

Be sure to head to your local comic shop on Wednesday, June 21 to participate in the event! If you're unsure where your local comic shop is, use the Comic Shop Locator Service.

Free Comic Book Day was only the beginning! There's more planned for the rest of the year with special events, movies, and more! Keep up to date with the best times to return to local comic shops with the What's @ Comic Shops 2017 Event Card--ask your local retailer ahead of time if they're participating in these events!

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