• Best of Collectors 10-8-17

    Venom #155 Review (Spoilers)

    VenomVerse #5 Review (Spoilers) (+Event Review)

    Cobwebs 45: Villain Profile – The Tinkerer

    Collectors 10-1-17

  • Wanted: Spider-Historian

    Flower Spider-Man Saves the Day

    Spider-Man Game Set for Release 2018

    Just Why is Spider-Man So Popular?

    Previews: October 4th, 2017

  • Podcast #478-Lenticular Covers Vs Retailers, New Spidey Cartoon, Silver & Black, Flower Spider-Man

    Avengers Disassemble in AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER!

    Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2016) #14

    Spider-Man #20 (2016) Review

    VenomVerse #4 Review (Spoilers)

  • Totally Awesome Hulk #23 Silk Centric Review (Spoilers)

    Spider-Men 2 #3 Review (Spoilers)

    Venom 154 Review (Spoilers)

    Spider-Gwen (Vol. 2) #23 Review

    VenomVerse #3 Review (Spoilers)

  • Previews: September 27th, 2017

    December 2017 Spider-Solicitations with JH Commentary

    Spider-Man #19 (2016) Review

    Tangled Webs: The Modern Age of Comics 30 Years Later

    NYCC 2017 Panel (October 5th-8th)

  • Best of Collectors 10-8-17

    Best of Collectors 10-8-17

    Here’s a Best of for you while I work on a new Collectors project that will be out in November! Enjoy this Best of Collectors for 10-8-17. See more at www.CollectorsComic.com.

  • Venom #155 Review (Spoilers)

    Venom #155 Review (Spoilers)

    Well, VenomVerse is over and that means a bit of a breather until the Amazing Spider-Man crossover in December, which just revealed a very interesting role for Flash Thompson, and the X-Men Blue crossover in January, which serves as the sequel to VenomVerse. Marvel is super serious about Eddie…

  • VenomVerse #5 Review (Spoilers) (+Event Review)

    VenomVerse #5 Review (Spoilers) (+Event Review)

    Here we are, at the end of a weekly event that managed to retain the same creative team and miss no deadlines. That in and of itself is impressive, but does the creative team stick the landing? And how does this event shape up as a whole in the…

  • Cobwebs 45: Villain Profile - The Tinkerer

    Cobwebs 45: Villain Profile – The Tinkerer

    Well, the Terrible Tinkerer is back!  But has he been?  Where did he come from?  Why do we care?  Read on, true believers!  We are about to explore the man, the legend, the master villain known as Spidey’s most dangerous foe ever! (You can trust me on this!) Excelsior!…

  • Collectors 10-1-17

    Collectors 10-1-17

    Do you and your partner have the SAME favorite season of the year? Collectors for October 1, 2017. See more at www.CollectorsComic.com.

  • Wanted: Spider-Historian

    Wanted: Spider-Historian

    Do you know your Spider-history? I’m wanting to add two writers to contribute once a month to our front page. These articles will compliment the already established “Cobwebs“by Mark Alford and “Tangled Webs” by Thomas Mets. Look at these articles and  you’ll get an idea of what I’m looking…

  • Flower Spider-Man Saves the Day

    Flower Spider-Man Saves the Day

    If you watched the recent podcast, you’ll remember JR talking about Flower Spider-Man. IF you haven’t seen the video check it out here. The story of Flower Spider-Man takes place in Thailand. Flower Spider-Man’s secret identity is Wasan Ketsuwan. He was minding his own business selling flowers when he…

  • Spider-Man Game Set for Release 2018

    Spider-Man Game Set for Release 2018

    Spider-Man is once again back  in the lime light following the recent movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that have seen Spider-Man/ Peter Parker team up with Iron Man/ Tony Stark and the rest of the Avengers ( not forgetting the Guardians of the Galaxy as well). But it…

  • Just Why is Spider-Man So Popular?

    Just Why is Spider-Man So Popular?

    Spider-Man was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko and saw his first comic appearance in 1962 featuring much of what Spider-Man still is today; his super strength, agility, wall climbing, web-shooter inventions, Spider-Senses and the hero’s nerdy and often bullied alter ego, Peter Parker, were all part of…

  • Previews: October 4th, 2017

    Previews: October 4th, 2017

    Avengers #672* Spider-Man/Deadpool #22* Spider-Man #21* Venom #155* Venomverse #5 *No Preview Available Previews provided by Adventures In Poor Taste Venomverse #5 (RYV Mary Jane) STORY BY Cullen Bunn ART BY Iban Coello COLORS BY Matt Yackey LETTERS BY VC’s Joe Caramagna COVER BY Clayton Crain, Elizabeth Torque, Nick…

  • Podcast #478-Lenticular Covers Vs Retailers, New Spidey Cartoon, Silver & Black, Flower Spider-Man

    Podcast #478-Lenticular Covers Vs Retailers, New Spidey Cartoon, Silver & Black, Flower Spider-Man

    The Spider-Panel tackles news on this latest episode. Topics include: *Retailers are pushing back against Marvel’s new lenticular cover variant covers. *Thoughts on the new Marvel’s Spider-Man cartoon *Silver and Black movie update *Spider-Man: Homecoming becomes second biggest Spidey movie at the box office *Flower Spider-Man saves the day.…

  • Avengers Disassemble in AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER!

    Avengers Disassemble in AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER!

    The 16-issue weekly book starts this January! New York, NY—September 28, 2017—It’s the end of an Avengers Era as we know it! And in the team’s final days, a change has come to the Marvel Universe in the form of a story that’s filled with so much action and…

  • Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2016) #14

    Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2016) #14

    Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2016) #14 “Days of Deception, Pt. 4: The Custom-Made Perspective” Writer: Neil Bogenrieder Assistant Writer: Mohammed Jaafar, Shaun Martineau, and Jarod Cordes Editor: Mark Alford Cover Line Art and Colors: Neil Bogenrieder Link: Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2016) #14 PDF Version: Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2016) #14 (PDF Version)

  • Spider-Man #20 (2016) Review

    Spider-Man #20 (2016) Review

    “Dude, you should be able to get anywhere in the world with 487 dollars and spider-powers.” Miles runs away to Tokyo where he finds himself in over his head, dealing with a Goblin gang and going undercover in a tuxedo?!?!? WRITER: Brian Michael Bendis ARTIST: Nico Leon COLOR ARTIST:…

  • VenomVerse #4 Review (Spoilers)

    VenomVerse #4 Review (Spoilers)

    As VenomVerse rushes towards the finish line, I find myself wondering just how conclusive of an ending this series will get. In August 2017, Venom 153 sold nearly thirty one thousand units by Diamond’s estimation. In that same month, each issue of Edge of VenomVerse sold around forty thousand…

  • Totally Awesome Hulk #23 Silk Centric Review (Spoilers)

    Totally Awesome Hulk #23 Silk Centric Review (Spoilers)

    In the coming months, the Avenger books will shrink considerably. First, a crossover between Mark Waid’s Avengers and Champions is rumored to see the two books recombine into one by the end. On top of that, another rumor is Uncanny Avengers and US Avengers will be cancelled and lead…

  • Spider-Men 2 #3 Review (Spoilers)

    Spider-Men 2 #3 Review (Spoilers)

    You know, I generally tend to avoid modern Marvel comics starring Peter Parker. In the seven years I have been reviewing for the Crawlspace, the only Parker assignments I have taken were The Clone Conspiracy  and the two Spider-Men series. And yet, even when I take a Peter Parker…

  • Venom 154 Review (Spoilers)

    Venom 154 Review (Spoilers)

    In the month since the last issue of Venom, which had the symbiote headlining the first story arc of Marvel Legacy, we have had 3 issues of Edge of VenomVerse and 3 isuses of VenomVerse proper. Following this issue, we will have a four part Venom storyline, pitting the…

  • Spider-Gwen (Vol. 2) #23 Review

    Spider-Gwen (Vol. 2) #23 Review

    “It used to be FUN. But lately, it’s so–angsty! Clenched fists and gritted teeth and–ANOTHER Wolverine? Really?” With Gwen out of the country, who will play drums at The Mary Janes’ next gig? WRITERS: Hannah Blumenreich & Jason Latour ARTISTS: Hannah Blumenreich & Jordan Gibson, Robbi Rodriguez COLOR ARTIST:…

  • VenomVerse #3 Review (Spoilers)

    VenomVerse #3 Review (Spoilers)

    VenomVerse continues to barrel ahead, as we enter into the partitioning chapter of this event. Both sides  have plans in motion, but is there someone in the mix who could screw up everything for one side?  VenomVerse #3: What’s Another Word for Massacre? Writer: Cullen Bunn Artist: Iban Coello…

  • Previews: September 27th, 2017

    Previews: September 27th, 2017

    Ben Reilly: Scarlet Spider #8 Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe Again #5 Generations: The Spiders #1 Marvel Legacy #1 (Mary Jane) Spider-Gwen #24 Venomverse #4 (RYV Mary Jane) Previews provided by Comic Book Resources Generations: The Spiders #1 STORY BY Brian Michael Bendis ART BY Ramon Perez COLORS BY Msassyk…

  • December 2017 Spider-Solicitations with JH Commentary

    December 2017 Spider-Solicitations with JH Commentary

    Here comes December 2017 and with it the Spider-event of the year, worlds colliding and Gwenom! Let’s dive right in. AMAZING SPIDER-MAN/VENOM: VENOM INC. ALPHA #1 DAN SLOTT & MIKE COSTA (W) • RYAN STEGMAN (A/C) Variant Cover A by Adi Granov Variant Cover B by TBA VENOM INC. Part…

  • Spider-Man #19 (2016) Review

    Spider-Man #19 (2016) Review

    “YOU’RE Spider-Man because HE was Spider-Man FIRST. What if he never was and you got bit by the crazy spider…what would you have become then?” It’s the heart to heart issue as Miles and Ganke and Rio and Jefferson finally sit down and try to talk things out. Will…

  • Tangled Webs: The Modern Age of Comics 30 Years Later

    Tangled Webs: The Modern Age of Comics 30 Years Later

    In the last column, I covered the golden, silver and bronze ages of comics. For a while, the consensus among professionals and critics was that the next age of comics was the modern age. However, the longer it’s been, the more things have changed, and there comes a point…

  • VenomVerse #2 Review (Spoilers)

    VenomVerse #2 Review (Spoilers)

    In my previous review, I wrote about a rumored Venom Inc. miniseries/on-going spinning out of VenomVerse. Sadly, this turned out to be a crossover between Dan Slott’s Amazing Spider-Man and Mike Costa’s Venom series. One that will see Peter back with the symbiote and Flash Thompson playing a role…