Is your Spidey sense tingling? It should be because Sony Pictures dropped some big news today: A sequel to the popular animated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is set to debut in theaters on April 8, 2022.
The studio previously stated its intentions to expand the Spider-Verse movie franchise, but this is the most official, specific sequel news to date. The announcement came via a tweet from the official Spider-Man: Into the Spider-VerseTwitter account, with a GIF that shows “2022” in the glitching animation style from the first movie.
— Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse (@SpiderVerse) November 1, 2019
Producers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are set to return for the sequel. The first Spider-Verse film grossed more than $375 million worldwide and took home the Academy Award for best animated film.
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