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Marvel Sends Ghost-Spider Into the Spider-Verse in Series Relaunch

Marvel's Ghost-Spider (formerly known as Spider-Gwen/Spider-Woman) is headed for a major relaunch that will see Earth-65's resident Spider-hero spending a lot more time on Earth-616.

Marvel Comics has officially announced Ghost-Spider #1, which arrives this August from writer Seanan McGuire (Age of X-Man: The Amazing Nightcrawler) and artist Takeshi Miyazawa (Ms. Marvel).

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This new series will follow Earth-65's Gwen Stacy as she splits her time between her home reality -- where she can typically be found jamming with the Mary Janes -- and the main Marvel continuity, where she will no doubt be rubbing shoulders with the likes of Peter Parker and Miles Morales on a much more frequent basis. Gwen will also be attending Empire State University in the mainline Marvel universe.

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"After dipping her toes into the main Marvel Universe, Gwen Stacy is finally taking the leap part-time as she enrolls in Empire State University," said series assistant editor Danny Khazem. "But Gwen's going to need to do her Spider-History research if she's going to figure out just who from Spider-'s past is keeping tabs on her!"

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Khazem continued, "Seanan McGuire and Takeshi Miyazawa are bringing their A-Game back to Gwen's world in Ghost-Spider #1, where she's going to face some familiar Spider-Foes in her travels between her native home of Earth-65 and Earth-616 - the Marvel Universe we all know and love!"

McGuire and Miyazawa are currently working on Spider-Gwen: Ghost-Spider, which is set to conclude with issue #10 in July. Ghost-Spider #1 goes on sale one month later. You can see Jorge Molina's cover and Joe Quesada's variant below:

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