Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary 6-Inch Action Figure

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Last Updated on May 23, 2024 by Dexter Roona

As Marvel continues to celebrate 85 Years of Marvel Comics we bring you their latest Marvel Legends release the Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary Comics 6-Inch Action Figure. We have all the news on this must-have Spider-Man Marvel Legend including the best online retailers to buy him from.

Superior Spider-Man Article Summary

  • Marvel introduces the Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary 6-Inch Action Figure.
  • The figure represents the significant storyline where Dr. Otto Octavius swaps minds with Peter Parker, leading to a new approach to crime-fighting.
  • The Superior Spider-Man figure features multiple points of articulation and comes with various accessories, including alternate heads, hands, Spider-Arms, and a backpack.
  • Hasbro expands its Marvel Legends series for the 85th Anniversary, unveiling a lineup that includes characters like Astonishing Wolverine, Warbird, Son of Hulk, Iron Fist, Bishop, and Ghost Rider.

Superior Spider-Man Unleashed: Marvel Legends 85th Anniversary Edition

Superior Spider-Man is a significant arc in the Marvel Comics universe and the life of Peter Parker and Spider-Man. The storyline emerges from the aftermath of “The Amazing Spider-Man” series, where Dr. Otto Octavius, also known as Doctor Octopus or Doc Ock, swaps minds with Peter Parker, leaving Peter in Octavius’ dying body and Octavius in Peter’s youthful, superpowered form.

This exchange leads to a fascinating exploration of morality, identity, and the responsibilities of being a superhero that has now been channelled into this awesome new 6-inch scale Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man Action Figure.

Otto Octavius, now inhabiting Peter’s body, decides to take up the mantle of Spider-Man but with his own distinct approach. As the “Superior Spider-Man,” Octavius aims to become a more efficient and effective crimefighter by utilizing his intellect and scientific prowess in ways that Peter never did by implementing advanced technology and employing more ruthless tactics, believing that this pragmatic approach will lead to a safer and more orderly society.

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Web of Justice – Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary Comic Figure

It is time to bring all the excitement and wonder of the Marvel Universe to your action figure collection with the all-new Hasbro 85th Anniversary Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man 6-inch scale action figure!

Superior Spider-Man comes straight from the pages of Marvel’s The Superior Spider-Man comic books, a sorry arc where  Doc Ock and Peter Parker swap bodies.

Web of Justice - Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary Comic Figure

Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary Figure Articulation and Accessories

Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary Figure Articulation and Accessories

This new Superior Spider-Man features multiple points of articulation with fully poseable arms, legs and head.

Accessories include an alternate head, hands, a set of Spider-Arms and a removable backpack.

Shopping Guide

This Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man 85th Anniversary Comics 6-Inch Action Figure available from the following online retailers:

Entertainment Earth

(Free postage on all orders over $79.99 and a further 10% discount on all Instock items purchased via ActionFigureGeek)

Amazon and Amazon UK

eBay and eBay UK

Facing the Past: Octavius’ Redemption in Superior Spider-Man

This Octo version of Spider-Man employed methods that often clashed with Peter Parker’s moral code and principles. Octavius struggled to balance his desire for efficiency with the need to protect innocent lives and uphold the legacy of Spider-Man.

Octavius’ is forced to evolve due to his newfound responsibilities forcing him to confront his own flaws and past mistakes.

The Superior Spider-Man storyline is one that challenges traditional notions of heroism and forces both characters and readers to reconsider what it truly means to be a hero with it’s gripping story delving deep into the psyche of its protagonist while delivering thrilling action and thought-provoking themes.

Marvel Comics 85th Anniversary celebration has already given us a number of cool figures from the Hasbro Marvel Legends Series but there is much more to come.

Hasbro is doubling down on the celebrations with the news that there is a bunch of new figures coming our way very soon.

It has been revealed that there is a special line of Marvel Legends with the first being the featured Marvel Legends Superior Spider-Man action figure.

Other figures announced include Astonishing Wolverine, Carol Danvers’s Warbird, a deluxe version of the Son of Hulk, Skarr and a very cool 2-pack of Iron Fist and Bishop and finally we have a new deluxe version of Danny Ketch’s version of Ghost Rider with flame-emblazoned motorbike.

You can see the full list below.

Heroes Assemble: Marvel Legends 85th Anniversary Figure Lineup Revealed


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