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Initial post: May 9, 2012 7:06:30 AM PDT

Amazon-Exclusive Spider-Man Preorder Bonus Lets You Play as the Amazing Stan Lee
Just look at it, folks. That's how you generate preorders right there. Amazon is going to be swamped.

I didn't believe it when Stan Lee said it back in March, and now that Activision's made it official I'm still not sure I believe it. And I call myself a true believer.

But yes, it is true. Players that preorder The Amazing Spider-Man from Amazon get a special series of missions featuring Stan "The Man" Lee. The legendary comic creator will take to the skies of Manhattan, borrowing Spider-Man's powers to keep his ancient sinews from snapping apart as he gracefully swings through the city, delivering witty banter in his signature style. Activision promises a special surprise at the end of the mission arc, perhaps something celebrating Spider-Man's 50th anniversary.

Meanwhile, at GameStop, store clerks will sullenly sit in sad silence as no one shows up for their Rhino Challenge preorder bonus, which lets players go on a rampage as Spidey's thick-skinned foe.

Posted on May 9, 2012 7:08:15 AM PDT
Oskar2525 says:
Stan Lee is great, but I really don't want to play as him.

Posted on May 9, 2012 7:09:53 AM PDT
LogJam says:
If Stan Lee doesn't have a cameo and save a bystander in the new flick, I'll get a hernia

In reply to an earlier post on May 9, 2012 7:19:20 AM PDT
Stan Lee has already confirmed that he has a cameo in The Amazing Spider-Man. He says it's one of his funnier cameos.

In reply to an earlier post on May 9, 2012 7:20:58 AM PDT
LogJam says:
Thank goodness. I really don't want a hernia

Posted on May 10, 2012 1:12:42 AM PDT
Nicos says:
Oh man Bruce Campbell better be an NPC or something. "Snooty Hot Dog Vendor" when Spider-Man needs to buy a hotdog to stop Mysterio from blowing up Coney Island.

Posted on May 10, 2012 5:59:16 AM PDT
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In reply to an earlier post on May 10, 2012 6:10:54 AM PDT
McAwesomeo says:
You know, I wasn't really planning to buy this game. But now? I'm sold!

Posted on May 10, 2012 6:11:22 AM PDT
I would pre-order if you get to do it with Mary-Jane.

Posted on May 10, 2012 8:46:16 AM PDT
Sparhawk says:
...damn. o.o

Posted on May 10, 2012 10:23:11 PM PDT
Nicos says:
The "surprise reward" they are talking about is a cutscene that shows Steve Ditko dying penniless and being buried in a pauper's grave.

Posted on Jun 28, 2012 11:10:51 AM PDT
I preordered the game June 18th but didn't get the Stan lee package what happened?

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 28, 2012 11:12:36 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on Jun 28, 2012 11:12:55 AM PDT
prsmooth says:
You should contact Customer Service. I did when I didn't get my preorder bonus for Dragon's Dogma and got my code shortly after I contacted them.

Posted on Jun 28, 2012 11:13:55 AM PDT
FOGE says:
I miss the days of NBA JAM where Bill Clinton was an unlockable player.

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 28, 2012 10:46:40 PM PDT
Nicos says:
Bill Clinton AND George Clinton watta super combo
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