The original Spider-Verse event was touted as featuring "every Spider-Man ever."

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Due to the sheer number of Spider-Man adaptations, this isn't actually true.

Is it true that every official (as in Marvel created or licensed) comic version of Spider-Man appeared in the event? To avoid the list being too broad, I'll exclude variations on characters like Kaine and Ben Reilly, as well as Spider-Men who are functionally identical in character design and personality to the original 616 Spider-Man.

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    Given the number of Spider-Man stories seen in the two runs of What If? (not to mention the event-oriented and "one-shot" runs in more recent times), it's unlikely. In many of those stires, there's no difference to Spider-Man's costume, or minimal differences. For instance: from the very firdt What If, there's the Spider-Man who became a member of the Fantastic Four at the start of his career - his costume would have a 4 or a 5 in the middle of the spider on his chest. Few of the "What If" variations even have that much to distinguish them. – RDFozz Jul 8 '18 at 19:12
  • @RDFozz Actually... However, I have edited the question to reflect that concern. – Rogue Jedi Jul 8 '18 at 20:23
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    Discussed here in considerable detail. In short, lots. – Valorum Jul 8 '18 at 20:35
  • @Valorum Definitely some useful information, but it doesn't seem conclusive. – Rogue Jedi Jul 8 '18 at 20:52
  • OK, I was expecting that some insane geek poet adapted all of the stories in iambic pentameter. – Spencer Jul 11 '18 at 2:09

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