Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is widely considered to be one of the greatest animated films of all time so when a sequel was announced, many were curious as to whether or not it would live up to the widely-acclaimed Oscar-winning original. Well, the first reactions to Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse are officially out and not only does it seem to live up to the original, but many critics are saying it’s BETTER. Check out the first reactions down below:

Read the synopsis for Across the Spider-Verse:

Miles Morales returns for the next chapter of the Oscar®-winning Spider-Verse saga, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. After reuniting with Gwen Stacy, Brooklyn’s full-time, friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man is catapulted across the Multiverse, where he encounters a team of Spider-People charged with protecting its very existence. But when the heroes clash on how to handle a new threat, Miles finds himself pitted against the other Spiders and must redefine what it means to be a hero so he can save the people he loves most.

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Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse will release on June 2, 2023. Are you excited for the sequel? Let us know!