Marvel Comics has released its share of teaser images over the past few years, though today's is one of the more flat out enigmatic ones.
In advance of "Amazing Spider-Man" #692 in August, the publisher is promoting the question "Who is Alpha?" with the below image. Considering that the move is meant to synch up with Spidey's 50th Anniversary, the Greek character shown may have something to do with Peter Parker's origins in scientific -- perhaps even similar to the teased plot of this summer's "Amazing Spider-Man" movie. Sound off with what you think it means on the CBR Message Boards!
Official Press Release
This August, celebrate Spider-Man’s 50th anniversary as the amazing dream team of Dan Slott and Humberto Ramos introduce someone new to the Marvel Universe that will have everyone asking – “Who Is Alpha?”
But in order to find out, you’ll have to be amongst the first to pick up Amazing Spider-Man #692 – the special anniversary issue you’ve been waiting 50 years for!
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #692 (JUN120622)
Written by DAN SLOTT
Art & Cover by HUMBERTO RAMOS
ON SALE AUGUST 2012!