marvel-spider-man-2099-staute-prime1-300551-02Prime 1 Studio and Sideshow Collectibles are bringing Spider-Man 2099 to the present day.

Created by Peter David and Rick Leonardi, Miguel O’Hara made his Marvel Comics debut as Spider-Man 2099 in “The Amazing Spider-Man” #365 back in August 1992.  A geneticist working in New York in the year 2099, Miguel was tasked with re-creating Peter Parker’s powers of Spider-Man for a new team of corporate-controlled super soldiers.  After a series of unfortunate events, Miguel’s DNA is altered; half of his genetic code replaced with that of a spider…making him (cue dramatic music):  Spider-Man 2099.

Sideshow’s new statue brings to life O’Hara’s original Spider-Man 2099 look.  A costume that he wore at a Day of the Dead festival, the navy bodysuit features a red skull (not thee Red Skull) spider-mash up on the torso and similar design work on the mask. Posed on a light-up based, the statue measures 27 inches in height and nearly 17 inches wide at said base.

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The Sideshow Collectibles Spider-Man 2099 statue retails for a hefty $699.99 (don’t forget, Sideshow has that nifty EZ- monthly payment plan) and is expected to ship fourth quarter 2017.  You can pre-order him right now on Sideshow’s website.

Don’t forget to check out another of Sideshow’s upcoming statues:  Avengers Assemble Captain America