This Christmas season, fans of the friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man will have a lot to be thankful for the unveiling of the first trailer for Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Part One, which will be released on December 4, 2021. In the wake of the critically acclaimed animated feature Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
The highly anticipated sequel Across the Spider-Verse has been announced. The plot chronicles the adventures of youthful hero Miles Morales as he navigates the process of getting abilities and combating evil in a parallel world.
Following Miles and his companion Gwen Stacy/Spider-Gwen as they navigate an expedition throughout the multiverse with a new set of Spider-People. In order to fight a great adversary, the sequel will be directed by Marc Webb. With so many things still out in the air, fans are left wondering: when is the Across the Spider-Verse release date going to be announced?! What additional Spider-People can we expect to see in the film? And who else can we expect to see in the film?
Who is the Cast of ‘Across the Spider-Verse’ and What are Their Roles?
In addition to returning voices such as Shameik Moore as Miles Morales, Hailee Steinfeld as Gwen Stacy, and Jake Johnson as Peter B. Parker, several new names will be seen in Across the Spider-Verse Part One, including Hailee Steinfeld as Gwen Stacy and Hailee Steinfeld as Gwen Stacy.
Oscar Isaac, who appeared in the post-credits scene of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, will return to the role of Miguel O’Hara/Spider-Man 2099 in the upcoming film. As Jessica Drew/Spider-Woman, Issa Rae will also make her debut in the comic book world, while Takuya Yamashiro, also known as “the Japanese Spider-Man,” will also make an appearance, albeit the actor cast in that part has not yet been revealed.
At this time, the identity of the film’s villain has not been disclosed, and fans are expecting more casting announcements in the near future. Aside from the Spider-Verse franchise, Sony has begun work on an animated Spider-Women feature, which will star Hailee Steinfeld as Gwen Stacy, Issa Rae as Spider-Woman, and Cindy Moon as Silk, among other female characters.
According to reports, Across the Spider-Verse will serve as a “launching pad” for the Spider-Women franchise, so it’s possible that fans may see an appearance from Cindy Moon in either Part One or Part Two. Will ‘Across the Spider-Verse’ be available for streaming on any of the major streaming services?
Despite the fact that the picture will be released in traditional theatres on October 7, 2022, Sony made deals with Disney and Netflix in April 2021 for the rights to their 2022-2026 film slate, which will include Spider-Verse and its sequels. Netflix renewed their “pay 1 window” streaming rights to the films, while Disney agreed to purchase “pay 2 windows” rights to the films, allowing them to be streamed on Disney Plus and Hulu in the future.
There is currently no indication on whether or not other streaming platforms have signed deals to show Into the Spider-Verse and its numerous sequels.
So, When is ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Going to be Available to Watch?
Following the fictitious death of Peter Parker in 2011, comics veteran Brian Michael Bendis and artist Sara Pichelli created Miles Morales for Marvel Comics, which was published in 2011. As the primary character of the Spider-Verse animated series, Miles begins his heroism as a thirteen-year-old biracial student living in New York City, before embarking on his heroic journey.
According to Bustle, in 2015, Marvel legend and Spider-Man creator Stan Lee remarked about Miles in an interview with Newsarama, praising his invention as a role model for children of colour. Stan expressed himself as follows: “It’s one of my favourite aspects of the suit because it allows everybody reading Spider-Man in any corner of the world to pretend that they are themselves hidden beneath the costume. That’s a terrific thing, by the way.”
The release of Into the Spider-Verse on December 14, 2018, piqued the interest of fans of Spider-Man and Miles Morales, who had been waiting for a sequel. Sony Pictures Animation has confirmed two sequels for 2020, both of which would feature different Spider-People from various periods and planets. Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Parts One and Two will be published one year apart, with the first instalment premiering on Oct. 7, 2022, and the second on Oct. 7, 2023.
Each Dimension Will Have Its Own Individually Stylized Appearance
Miles can be seen swinging around the city of Manhattan in the teaser for the film. The entire city appears to be animated in a completely different way from that of the previous film and the rest of the trailer combined. When the Spider-Men are battling, Hindi words appear on the screen, giving the illusion of a highly realistic depth.
This has been unequivocally confirmed. The other post-credits scene in Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse had Spider-Man 2099 travel back in time to the animation style of the Spider-Man 1967 cartoon, indicating that this would not be the first time the film would alter animation styles in the same scene.