Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Superior Spider-Man Team-Up: Superiority Complex TPB [2013]

   

      

SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN TEAM-UP: THE SUPERIORITY COMPLEX TPB
Following the events of Amazing Spider-Man #700, Doctor Octopus inhibits the body and mind of Peter Parker and becomes the Superior Spider-Man. A giant spider is causing havoc in New York City which draws the attention of both Superior Spider-Man and the X-Men. The giant spider has three different strains of DNA which Spider-Man stops. Doc Ock deals with Wolverine who believes has insulted him. They discover when the spider reverted back to a human form that her genetics was manipulated and believe to be Mr. Sinister. However it is revealed the Jackal is behind the latest disturbance by using Mr. Sinister’s equipment.

The Superior Spider-Man meets the new FF who took over for the Fantastic Four: Ant-Man, She-Hulk, Medusa, and Miss Thing. The new FF has asked Spider-Man to baby sit while they return from the micro-verse.

The Time Variance Authority sends Death’s Head to eliminate the Future Foundation. Spider-Man stops the chaos and steals Sandman out of the Baxter Building’s Vault, while Death’s Head is now in the 616 Marvel Universe.

Electro who was last seen during Ends of the Earth is back on Earth and teams up with A.I.M to kill Thor who sent him to space in the first place. Thor buys time as Spider-Man uses A.I.M tech to find a way to stop Electro. After Electro is defeated, Spider-Man collects him along with Sandman in Doc Ock’s secret lab. Finally Spider-Man teams-up with Sleepwalker to defeat the Fearworm.

AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #15 POINT ONE HIGHLIGHTS
- Believing Peter Parker to be inferior, the new Spider-Man becomes Superior

This paperback collects
Avenging Spider-Man #15.1
Avenging Spider-Man #16-19

RECOMMENDED – 4 OUT OF 5