After his breakout appearance in last year's Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Spider-Ham is now getting his own comic book miniseries.
Ahead of the release of its December solicits, Marvel Comics has announced the anthropomorphic porcine superhero will be starring in Peter Porker, the Spectacular Spider-Ham. The five-issue miniseries is written by Zeb Well and illustrated by Will Robson, and it will feature a time-travel team-up with Spider-Man.
Here is the cover art and solicitation text for Peter Porker: The Spectacular Spider-Ham #1:
SPIDER-HAM #1 (of 5)
- Written by ZEB WELLS
- Art by WILL ROBSON
- Cover by WENDELL DALIT
- APORKALYPSE NOW!
- Not a dream! Not a hoax! Not an imaginary tail! Spider-Ham finally has his own series! (Again!) Peter Porker, the Spectacular Spider-Ham finds himself jumping through time, side-by-side with Peter PARKER, the Spectacular Spider-MAN! ZEB WELLS and WILL ROBSON bring you the Ham and Man story you’ve been waiting for!
Spider-Ham debuted in 1983's Marvel Tails Starring Peter Porker, the Spectacular Spider-Ham, by Larry Hama, Tom DeFalco and Mark Armstrong, as the Spider-Man analog on an alternate Earth. Earlier this year, Spider-Ham had starred in an oversized annual by Jason Latour, David Lafuente, Rico Renzi and Spider-Verse producers Christopher Miller and Phil Lord. With the upcoming miniseries, the zany character is poised to revisit history in what is sure to be a fun-filled team-up.
Peter Porker, the Spectacular Spider-Ham #1, by Zeb Wells and illustrated and Will Robson, goes on sale in Dec. from Marvel Comics.