Spider-Man: India #1-4

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Spider-Man: India #1-4

Post by Col_Fury » Wed Apr 29, 2015 8:39 pm

SPIDER-MAN: INDIA #1 (January, 2005)
By Jeevan J. Kang & Gotham Studios Asia

APPEARANCES:
Spider-Man (Pavitr Prabhakar), Meera Jain, Nalin Oberoi, Bhim Prabhakar, Maya Prabhakar

SYNOPSIS:
Pavitr is a smart kid who got a scholarship and now goes to school in the big city, but he’s sad because the local kids pick on him. Meanwhile, corporate CEO Oberoi has his people teal an amulet and uses it to become a giant green goblin. One day a wizard gives him spider-powers and a costume; as he swings around he ignores a gang rape because it’s not his problem. His uncle Bhim stops the attack but is killed in the process. Spider-Man swings back and finds out his uncle is dead because Spider-Man ignored a crime. He beats up the attackers and cries.

SPIDER-MAN: INDIA #2 (February, 2005)
By Jeevan J. Kang & Gotham Studios Asia

APPEARANCES:
Spider-Man, Meera Jain, Flash Thompson, Maya Prabhakar, Nalin Oberoi, Dr. Octopus

FLASHBACK:
Milennia ago, demon hordes roamed freely on Earth, some were good and some were bad.
SYNOPSIS:
Flash Thompson makes fun of Pavitr because his uncle died, so Flash gets suspended and Pavitr gets recruited onto the cricket team. Later, Pavitr fights crime as Spider-Man and chats with his aunt. Nalin Oberoi learns he’s been empowered by ancient beings and his nemesis is Pavitr. Pavitr makes his team lose the big cricket game; even though he has powers, he doesn’t know how to play. Suddenly, Dr. Octopus (empowered by Oberoi) attacks.

NOTE:
Yeah, everyone else gets an Indian name, but Flash Thompson is still just Flash Thompson.

SPIDER-MAN: INDIA #3 (March, 2005)
By Jeevan J. Kang & Gotham Studios Asia

APPEARANCES:
Spider-Man, Dr. Octopus, Meera Jain, Flash Thompson, Nalin Oberoi, Maya Prabhakar

SYNOPSIS:
Spider-Man fights Dr. Octopus until Dr. Octopus runs away. Dr. Octopus checks in with Nalin Oberoi and Spider-Man goes home to cry with his aunt. Oberoi has a board meeting and turns into the big monster again. Pavitr goes to school and finds out Flash is going to start a Spider-Man fan club. Pavitr goes home to find his aunt has been kidnapped by Oberoi.

SPIDER-MAN: INDIA #4 (April, 2005)
By Jeevan J. Kang & Gotham Studios Asia

APPEARANCES:
Spider-Man, Nalin Oberoi, Dr. Octopus, Maya Prabhakar, Meera Jain

SYNOPSIS:
Spider-Man looks for Oberoi and discovers he turned his corporate headquarters into a demon palace. Oberoi gives Spider-Man a choice; he kidnapped both Maya and Meera and wants Spider-Man to decide who dies. Spider-Man saves Maya and Dr. Octopus saves Meera. Dr. Octopus attacks Oberoi and Oberoi kills Dr. Octopus. Spider-Man beats up Oberoi and takes the amulet away. Later, Pavitr starts dating Meera Jain, but he and Maya are still sad that Bhim is dead.

Placement suggestions:

DOCTOR OCTOPUS | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 2
SM:INDIA 3
SM:INDIA 4

JAIN, MEERA | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 1
SM:INDIA 2
SM:INDIA 3
SM:INDIA 4

OBEROI, NALIN | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 1
SM:INDIA 2
SM:INDIA 3
SM:INDIA 4

PRABHAKAR, BHIM | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 1

PRABHAKAR, MAYA | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 1
SM:INDIA 2
SM:INDIA 3
SM:INDIA 4

SPIDER-MAN/PAVITR PRABHAKAR | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 1
SM:INDIA 2
SM:INDIA 3
SM:INDIA 4

THOMPSON, FLASH | INDIA-VERSE
SM:INDIA 2
SM:INDIA 3
SM:INDIA 4
-Daron Jensen

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