Peter Parker, a.k.a Spider-Boy, a.k.a Spider-Man, is the main character of the live-action Marvel-themed television series The Legend of Spider-Boy. He is a student at Midtown High and his friends include Matt Murdock, Happy Hogan, and Eddie Brock.
When bully Flint Marko frames Peter for a prank on the principal, Peter gets detention. During detention, Peter notices science teacher Natalie Osborn putting something down in the boiler room, then she leaves. Peter sneaks into the boiler room and sees a weird plastic box labeled "Osborn". He opens it and sees several other boxes, with strange labels. Peter opens one labeled "Subject 15", but there are several glowing spiders in there. One bites Peter, and Peter quickly closes the box and runs back into the detention room. In the detention room, he eventually passes out, but is woken by Mr. Octavius, the robotics teacher, later on.
When Peter returns home he discovers he has enhanced reflexes. He also discovers that he can climb on walls and shoot webs. Peter is amazed.
- Spider-Sense - Peter has a sort of sixth sense that alerts him of danger.
- Wall-Crawling - Peter can walk on walls like a spider.
- Web-Shooting - Peter can shoot out spider-like webs from his wrists, and use them to swing around, wrap up villains, and many other things.
- Superhuman Agility - Peter's agility and reflexes have been extremely enhanced.