[Locked to Mary Jane W] The new iteration of Peter is equipped with robotic spider arms that respond to seamless stimuli from some organic source within his body. Current speculation is that some mutation has occurred that allows his brain some level of robotic telepathy. Also, he remains a jerk.
Why are they spiders?Peter is The spiderbots can be caught and disassembled easily. They don't appear hostile, and they don't cause any tangible harm when apprehended. They seem to be surveillance devices, though I don't know enough about robotics to ascertain who they're relaying data to. Their sheer number is, however, disconcerting.