Sony announces that Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Man will feature no less than 240 characters and explore 6 alternate universes.
Despite production delays, Sony took advantage of CinemaCon in Las Vegas to unveil the first 15 minutes of Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. Sequel to the successful animated film, the feature film will not finally arrive before 2023 on our screens. It is the date of June 2 that has been chosen for the American release, so we can expect to discover it a few days earlier in France.
Sony has nevertheless revealed some details of the plot, which promises to be rather dense. A few years after his first adventure in the cinema, Miles Morales must once again join forces with alternative Spider-Man. He thus finds Spider-Gwen to face an antagonist among the most powerful.
Along the way, he should cross paths with a group of new characters, 240 according to Sony’s statements. Figures which could thus explain the delay taken by the animation teams.
The firm explains that more than 1,000 artists are currently working on the project, which is still in its early stages of rendering. Sony also took this opportunity to unveil the title of the third opus: Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse.
Faced with this monster of narration, Sony had no choice but to divide its film into two distinct parts. The conclusion is set to be released on March 29, 2024, just under a year later. Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.
Venom 3 and another movie for the next few years
Faced with an overpowered MCU, Sony continues to expand its cinematic universe around Spider-Man. While several films like Kraven, Madame Web or Spider Woman are on the program, the studios still have many productions in their suitcases. During the presentation at CinemaCon, Sony teased the upcoming arrival of a film dedicated to El Muerto.
Juan-Carlos Estrada Sanchez is a professional wrestler who almost unmasked Peter Parker during a fight in the comics. A rather anecdotal character, he comes from a long line of warriors destined to fight a god called El-Dorado. When the time comes to fight El Dorado, the young Juan-Carlos slips away and has to witness the death of his father.
The god gives him ten years to find a masked champion to humiliate publicly in order to wash away the stain of his cowardice. This is how he will confront Spider-Man before joining forces with him to kill El Dorado. The film centered on his adventures will be released on January 12, 2024. This is rapper Bad Bunny who will portray the character. The rest of the cast is still secret.
At the conclusion of its presentation, Sony also announced the development of a third installment of the adventures of Venom. Despite mostly negative reviews, Venom is a rolling business for Sony. The second part of the adventures of Eddie Brock brought in no less than $502.1 million at the box office.