Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 Gets a Surprise Announcement
The release date for a sequel to 2018’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was unexpectedly announced on Friday by the movie’s official Twitter account. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 is scheduled to hit theaters on April 8th, 2022.
— Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse (@SpiderVerse) November 1, 2019
No story details about Into the Spider-Verse 2 have been revealed yet but two Into the Spider-Verse producers, Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, both appear to be returning for the sequel. It hasn’t been confirmed if Into the Spider-Verse’s three directors, Peter Ramsey, Bob Persichetti, and Rodney Rothman, are all coming back to direct the upcoming animated Spider-Man flick.
The first Into the Spider-Verse movie was about different Spider-Man heroes from different dimensions coming together to fight the iconic Spider-Man villain, Kingpin. There’s currently no hints about who the main villain of the sequel will be but it’ll likely be another well-known foe of the webhead.
What do you think of this news? Excited about Into the Spider-Verse 2? Do you have any theories about what the story will be about? Which characters are you hoping will return for the sequel? Are there aspects of the first movie that you think the sequel should improve on?
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