The Amazing Spider-Man 2 wasn’t on the same level as a Marvel Cinematic Universe movie with its in-jokes and Easter Eggs, but it certainly had its share of surprises. From future film teases, cameo appearances by characters from the comics, and blink-and-you’ll-miss-’em references abound. Check out 15 of the best ones below.
While she’s not much more than a particularly loyal office assistant in The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Felicity Jones’ character is actually a pretty major character in the Marvel universe. She’s referred to as Felicia multiple times, a reference to Felicia Hardy (aka Black Cat), a villain/antihero and occasional love interest of Peter Parker.
She even has this scene with the Green Goblin, cut from the final film, but present in some of the trailers:
Additionally, during the battle, the clock tower’s hands were spinning, stopping on 1:21, as in issue #121.