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The stars of superhero sequel begin their global tour

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Reuters

The Amazing Spider-Man is back for a second film and this time he's up against a slew of super-villains including Electro, The Rhino and The Green Goblin as well as the mysterious Oscorp Industries.

Spider-Man is also up against a number of other big screen comic book adaptations in 2014 including The X-Men, Captain America, Sin City and Guardians of the Galaxy.

However, Andrew Garfield, who plays the superhero, explained at a news conference in Beijing at the start of the film's global promotional tour why the web-slinging Spider-Man beats other comic book heroes hands down.

SOUNDBITE Actor, Andrew Garfield, saying (English):

"It's a mask and suit that covers the whole body. It's the only superhero where you can't tell what skin colour is under it so every single culture from around the world can place themselves or project themselves into that and I think that's what the power of this character is."

Taking on the role of the villain, Electro, is Oscar w