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Gagamba is a superhero komiks character wearing a spider mask to hide his true identity. It was also the title of the komiks series in which the character appeared. Gagamba was created by brothers Nestor Redondo and Virgilio Redondo, and first appeared in the Tagalog Klasiks in 1962 under the title Bakas ni Gagamba. It was later adapted into a movie starring Bernard Bonnin.
- Marcelino, Ramon, ed. "A History of Komiks in the Philippines and other Countries" Manila:Islas Filipinas Publishing House, 1985.