Last week, Sony released the first official image of Andrew Garfield in Marc Webb’s Spider-Man reboot and sharp-eyed readers noticed gold-discs attached to the wrists of the costume. Were these web-shooters? Had the new film traded the organic web-shooters of Raimi’s films for mechanical ones? MTV caught up with Emma Stone–who plays Peter Parker’s love interest, Gwen Stacy–on the red carpet of the Golden Globes last night and asked her for some clarification. Stone told MTV, “It’s a device.”
Hit the jump for a close-up of the web-shooters. Marc Webb’s 3D Spider-Man reboot is due to hit theaters on July 3, 2012.
Here’s a close-up of the web-shooters from the new movie:
And here’s what they look like in the comics (when they’re not covered up by Spidey’s gloves, obviously):