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Top fun fact of Spider-Man

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1) Spider-Man, created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, first appeared in August 1962 in Amazing Fantasy #15.


2) Spider-Man wasn’t actually going to be a spider based superhero. Stan Lee actually wanted to base a comic on a fly or insect but decided on a spider.



3) Marvel’s first spider was actually Spider-Man. Journey into Mystery released a month before his first appearance, featured a giant spider.


4) The high school library, used for one of the “The Amazing Spider-Man’s” battle scenes, used a separate stage and was made of almost 3,000 feet of fake Styrofoam books with real covers.


5) Spider-Man did wonders for us youngsters; he was actually the first teen-hero who wasn’t an adult’s sidekick.


6) The correct way of writing the spider’s name is actually Spider-Man, Stan Lee specifically placed a hyphen to avoid confusion with “Superman”.




7) The Amazing Spider-Man finally made his last appearance in volume 1 in the 700th edition, released December 2012.


8) Spider-Man’s web dissolves within an hour and yet is strong enough to hold the Hulk.


9) Spider-Man’s web is faster than a bullet, in one situation Spider-Man managed to web a gun as the trigger was pulled.


10) Spider-Man is a very clever businessman, he has a doctorate and runs Parker Industries.




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