As first seen on MTV’s Splash Page blog, here’s a new photo from the set of the 2012 Spider-Man film. And unlike the officially released costume picture from last week, this one — given the red eyes and silver booties — looks like it may be more of a stunt costume, and not necessarily representative of how the outfit will look in the movie.
Still, a couple of important things here — this is our first look at the mask, and the eyes sure do appear to be more Steve Ditko than Todd McFarlane; and it looks even more obvious that there are mechanical webshooters involved.
Beyond that (and this is probably just how this one picture looks), the reds and blues sure look a lot brighter than the more muted Tobey Maguire costume, or the picture from last week. Given that, it kind of sort of reminds me of this:
Or, ever so slightly given some of the patterns on the costume, this:
Spider-Man — directed by Marc Webb — is set for 2012, and stars Andrew Garfield in the title role.