Spider-Man is a fictional superhero character created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, who first appeared in Amazing Fantasy #15 at August 1962. In the comics, Spider-Man is often referred to as “Spidey”, “web-slinger”, or “wall-crawler”. Spider-Man is one of the most popular and commercially successful superheroes.
In 1962 after the success of the Fantastic Four, Marvel Comics editor Stan Lee was casting about for a new superhero idea. The idea for Spider-Man arose from a surge in teenage demand for comic books, and the desire to create a character with whom teens could identify and similar to them. The character has super strength and agility, the ability to cling to most surfaces, shoot spider-webs using devices of his “web-shooters”, and react to danger quickly with his “spider-sense”, enabling him to combat his foes. Unlike other teenagers comic character, who usually play as sidekick to the protagonist. Spider Man is a real teenager superhero being raised by his Aunt May and Uncle Ben, which is rear seen in American comic back to the age. Peter Parker is a normal high school student who never benefit and learn anything from adult mentors, therefore he had to learn his great responsibility that behind his great power.
The first Spider-Man titled series comic is named The Amazing Spider-Man. Over the years, the Peter Parker character has developed from shy, high school student to troubled but outgoing college student and later a single freelance photographer. As of 2011, he is additionally a member of the Avengers the Marvel’s flagship superhero teams.