Japanese Spiderman

Last reference to land of the rising sun from me this week. Apologies if this has already been posted. © 1978 Marvel Comics Group.

http://all.ofthe.info/index.php/internet/2006/01/05/japanese_spiderman

There’s more than meets the eye in that clip.

I never knew Spiderman was a Power Ranger. Must be part of the Ultimate series…

Did I just watch Spiderman call a giant transforming robot from his wristwatch?

Just wait til you get to see the mushroom monster he fights.

My brother has a bunch on VHS that a friend from Japan sent him and I always promise myself to get a copy of it. Though I do have a fairly low quality copy (74MB) of the first ep if someone was interested in hosting it.

Anyway, here is a little tidbit of the backstory.