Earlier this week, the release of first reactions for Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse set social media ablaze with excitement. As anticipated, the response from critics has been overwhelmingly positive, positioning the film as nothing short of a masterpiece. Expert assessments have lauded its exceptional artistic merit, often expressing disbelief that such a remarkable creation exists.
This resounding acclaim extends to every aspect of the film, encompassing the stellar performances, breathtaking visuals, captivating storyline, and the immersive power of its soundtrack. With the fervor surrounding Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse reaching a fever pitch, let’s take a look at some of the first reactions.
“A milestone for animation.”
Undoubtedly, the original Into The Spider-Verse movie is one of the most visually stunning movies ever put out in the world. The talented artists behind these movies outdid themselves back in 2018, and they seem to have done it again in Across the Spider-Verse.
Beautiful visual spectacle
The immense adoration and acclaim garnered by the first Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse film inevitably led to doubts about whether its highly anticipated sequel, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, could match, let alone surpass, its predecessor’s exceptional standards. However, amidst the flood of first reactions for the film, a remarkable consensus emerges: not only does it live up to the established standards, but it surpasses them with resounding success.
Love for all the Spider-People
The first reactions to Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse are full of effusive praise for both new and returning characters. Spider-Gwen has emerged as a standout; her portrayal is hailed as a highlight, showcasing her strength, depth, and undeniable charisma.
Another character who has captivated viewers is Oscar Isaac’s portrayal of Spider-Man 2099. The performance is being commended for its captivating presence and the seamless integration of this futuristic iteration into the Spider-Verse narrative.
However, it is Daniel Kaluuya’s portrayal of Spider-Punk that seems to be stealing the show. Kaluuya’s interpretation of this character has generated considerable buzz, with critics singling out his exceptional performance as a standout element of the film. The charisma and nuance he brings to the role have left an indelible impression on viewers, further elevating the already extraordinary ensemble of characters in Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.
A total BLAST!
Heartfelt character beats
Masterclass in every conceivable way
More ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse‘ first reactions on the way
With Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse swinging into theatres in just under a week, it is safe to say we will be bombarded with even more incredibly positive reactions and reviews of the film in the coming days.
Book your tickets for Across the Spider-Verse in cinemas June 2, and stay tuned to the Agents of Fandom socials for more coverage and reviews of the film!