There’s a ton of hype for the upcoming Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse film and it’s really looking like it’s going to live up to the hype. Following Miles Morales’ Spider-Man as he meets a bunch of other Spider-People from other alternate universes, the animated film looks like it’s going to offer up plenty of excitement for Spidey fans and general audiences alike.
If the visually dazzling trailers weren’t enough to build some excitement, the audience at New York Comic-Con managed to get a glimpse of the first act (or so) of the film and they had great things to say. One would say “It’s just the first act, it could still suck later on”, well fear no more as early reactions for the full Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse film are out and god, they are praising the hell out of it on social media. Check out the reactions below:
I can finally talk about SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE #SPIDERVERSE, and boy does it live up to the hype.
It's got heart, humor & seriously mind-blowing animation – but it's all in service of Miles' story. Easily one of the best superhero movies EVER
— Molly Freeman 🍂 (@mollyrockit) November 28, 2018
Not only is SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE a great Spider-Man movie, but I think it's the BEST Spider-Man movie. A super inventive & visually stunning action-adventure about a kid learning to be a hero from a man who forgot how to be one. It is outstanding!#IntoTheSpiderVerse pic.twitter.com/vKe96y2wkH
— Erik Davis (@ErikDavis) November 28, 2018
Spider-man: Into The Spider-Verse is not only the best animated feature and best comic book movie this year, but one of the best movies of 2018 period. I don’t think another movie does a better job of bringing a comic book to life on the big screen. pic.twitter.com/EeDzaaoBqD
— Peter Sciretta (@slashfilm) November 28, 2018
The social media embargo just dropped, so I can tell you that I LOVED Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse! My favorite animated film of the year and one of my favorite movies of 2018, period. What a fun, beautiful ride it is. Full review tomorrow morning on @sjnews! pic.twitter.com/mbS5faQBSM
— Dan Murrell (@MurrellDan) November 28, 2018
#SpiderManIntoTheSpiderVerse is a bonafide crowd-pleaser and easily one of my favorite films of the year. The animation is remarkably unique, w/h multiple styles gelling together flawlessly. The movie looks like a living, breathing comic book on mild hallucinogens.
— Brandon Katz (@Great_Katzby) November 28, 2018
— Mike Cecchini (@wayoutstuff) November 28, 2018
#IntoTheSpiderverse is an evolution in animation (it’s even more impressive than your prepared for). It’s humor is Mile a minute and EXACTLY #Spiderman (and perfect for all ages) and the action is frenetic, insane, and only possible in this format. It is absolutely spectacular.
— Coy Jandreau (@CoyJandreau) November 28, 2018
Dude, #IntoTheSpiderVerse is so absurdly incredible there are not enough exclamation points on this Earth. A comic book theme park ride on several hallucinogenics. John Mulaney’s Spider-Ham 4 life
— Vinnie Mancuso (@VinnieMancuso1) November 28, 2018
Okay, that’s a lot of praise and it’s safe to say that the hype meter is off the charts now so there’s a lot of expectations for this film. In all honesty, early reactions tend to be far more lenient on the films and rarely do they ever blatantly take a s–t on or suck the d–k of a certain film. So when they do give something tons of praise, it’s something to take notice and we can safely say that Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is going to get a ton of attention.
Source: Molly Freeman/Screen Rant , Erik Davis/ Fandango , Peter Sciretta/Slash Film , Dan Murrell/Screen Junkies , Brandon Katz/Observer , Mike Cecchini/Den of Geek , Coy Jandreau/Nerdist , Vinnie Mancuso/Colllider