Why is it Gwen and not Mary Jane?
Traditionally, Mary Jane did not appear in the first few years of the Spider-Man comics, so there was no specific reason that she had to be included in a Spidey origin film. With Mary Jane out of the picture, the writing team instead decided to focus on Gwen Stacy.
Is Mary Jane and Gwen Stacy in the same universe?
The Multiverse is a big place, and just because the initial rivalry was based, rather sexistly, on Peter Parker on Earth-616, that doesn’t mean that’s the case in every other reality. In Spider-Gwen’s universe, Mary Jane Watson and Gwen Stacy are in a band together.
Who is Gwen and MJ?
Canon. Gwen and Mary Jane “MJ” Watson are friends who are the love interests of Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man. There have also been a few known universes where both or just one of the two teenage woman are spider-themed heroines themselves.
Does MJ exist in The Amazing Spider-Man?
Mary Jane “MJ” Watson is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Stan Lee and John Romita Sr., and made her first appearance in The Amazing Spider-Man #25. Since then, she has gone on to become Spider-Man’s main love interest and later his wife.