Spiderman: Old vs New

Major spoilers

Over the decades comic books have gotten more and more publicity; becoming a respected form of literature, telling in depth stories that in a different  format than traditional books. As time progresses comics become less focused on the action itself and more on character development; their complicated pasts, moral dilemmas, and their everyday interactions with friends and family.Case in point the development of Peter Parker aka the Amazing Spider-man.  When Peter Parker was first drawn his comic series his interactions with other characters was hurried to usher in the dire situation he would face that day.

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But as the years in the comic and in the real world progressed , he became a more humanized character. Through death’s of close friends and saving his aunt from dying by making a deal with the devil, Peter defines himself as a superhero who will persevere through hardships that people can somewhat relate to.

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Images From: The Amazing Spider-man #700 and Spiderman #1

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