Monthly Archives: August 2010

  • Podcast 110- Spider-Panel Goes Back to 1990

    In this episode we take a trip back to August 1990 and talk about Todd McFarlane’s Spider-Man #1. It was the biggest selling Spider-Man comic of all time. It’s all part of JR’s “This Month in Spider-History.” We also give our recommendations for the month and tackle your dozens…

  • Spidey Memories#78

    This is from issue 156 of  “Amazing Spider-Man”. The retcon in “Parallel Lives” said MJ knew from the start. If she knew from the start, then she is being a massive jerk here.

  • Adult Toys Banned in Toys R Us?

    This toy collector is ticked that Toys R Us stocks a “Dexter” action figure. What do you think? I know this isn’t Spidey related, but what if they stocked the Black Cat Adam Hughes figure with large breasts?

  • 1994 Spider-Man Double Review-“Shriek of the Vulture” and “The Final Nightmare”

    A classic Spidey villain makes his debut as the Vulture flies into Spidey’s life in an attempt to…STEAL HIS YOUTH?? The Neogenic Nightmare ends here! Credits Story By: John Semper, Gilles Wheeler and Evelyn A-R Garbai Written By: Evelyn A-R Garbai Music Composed By: Shuki Levy and Kussa Mahchi …

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #14

    Spidey QUITS??? Jameson’s hailed as a national HERO??? Sally Avril’s DEAD??? The great trilogy continues and the Classics gang go over ASM #s 18 and 19. Face Front True Believer! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/media/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_014.mp3] Click to listen to both this and the back episodes here: http://amazingspiderman.libsyn.com/

  • Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #12 Review

    Writer: Brian Michael Bendis Art: David Lafuente Colorist: Justin Ponsor Letterer: VC’s Cory Petit The Chameleon, in the guise of Peter Parker, rides back to Forest Hills with MJ via cab from the Daily Bugle. He makes advances on her, which she initially doesn’t object to, but comes to…

  • Got An Extra $75,000 for a Kirby Recreation

    If money were no object, I’d pick this up in a heartbeat. According to this ebay auction back in the early 90’s artist Jack Kirby re-created his famous Amazing Fantasy # 15 cover. It sold on Sotheby’s Auction years ago and is now for sale for $75,000. Would you…

  • Spidey Memories#77

    The famous brick has been part of the Spider-Man saga longer than we thought. Peter Parker plants the seeds himself in “Amazing Spider-Man” issue 25.

  • THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #640 Review

    ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #640 “One Moment in Time, Chapter Three: Something Borrowed” Writer: Joe Quesada Penciler: Paolo Rivera and Joe Quesada Inker: Paolo Rivera and Danny Miki Colorist: Paolo Rivera and Richard Isanove “Spidey Sundays” Writer: Stan Lee Penciler: Marcos Martin Inker: Marcos Martin Colorist: Muntsa Vicente Cover Art:…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #13

    Guess who’s back? Oh yes, after forty days and forty nights of abstinence and meditation, the Classics gang return and return in style! Joined by Stephen Lacey, the four start out by reviewing  the start of the first major Ditko trilogy in Spider-Man #17. [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/media/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_013.mp3] Click to listen to…

  • Spider-Man: Crawl Space #11 is online!

    This is it! The conclusion of “One in a Million” is here! Spider-Man: Crawl Space is this website’s original, script-format Spider-Man series following the adventures of Peter and Mary Jane Parker. Back in June, we committed to match Marvel’s “One Moment in Time” story issue-for-issue, Wednesday-for-Wednesday, and we’re here…

  • Another (the final?) Crawl Space/OMIT Schedule Change!

    Yes folks, it’s happened again. If you’re way out of the loop on the happenings of Spider-Man: Crawl Space, this site’s original Spider-Man script series, we’ve committed to match Marvel’s “One Moment in Time” storyline issue-for-issue, releasing an issue of Crawl Space every Wednesday that sees the release of…

  • Spidey Friday Night Fights: Maximum Carnage Part Three

    Welcome back!  So far we’ve covered Maximum Carnage in Part One and Part Two and since Part Three of our Maximum Carnage coverage is short (only four rounds) we’re going to cut out all the preliminaries we normally have and just jump right into it, starting with Round Eleven.…

  • SPIDER-MAN/FANTASTIC FOUR #2 Review

    Spider-Man/Fantastic Four #2 “Symbiosis” WRITER: Christos Gage ARTIST: Mario Alberti SPOILERS abound, so hide your young sensitive eyes. WHAT HAPPENED: Very shortly after Reed has pulled the symbiote off of Spider-Man, they are examining it in a lab and having a bonding moment.  Franklin moseys in and stares at…

  • Spectacular Webs Podcast episode #12

    Ohhh man. Who would have thought there would be an episode of this podcast where Donovan’s feelings over the show would permeate over Thomas’ feelings? Listen to them go crazy over their coverage on “Intervention”! Click here to download the mp3 [audio:http://spectacularwebspodcast.podomatic.com/enclosure/2010-08-10T08_43_07-07_00.mp3]

  • Podcast 108: Joe Quesada Interview

    Crawl Space Reporter Josh Lapin-Bertone had a chance to talk to Marvel Editor-In-Chief Joe Quesada at the San Diego Comic Con. The two go over the One More Day/ Brand New Day and One Moment in Time storylines. The two also go over Amazing Spider-Man #638 page by page.…

  • Spidey Friday Night Fights: Maximum Carnage Part Two

    “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” It’s Friday, and that means it’s time for Spidey Friday Night Fights, where we’re continuing our look at Maximum Carnage from 1993.  Since this is a continuation of last week’s coverage we’re going to skip the the…

  • THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #639 Review

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #639 “One Moment in Time, Chapter Two: Something New” Writer: Joe Quesada Penciler: Paolo Rivera and Joe Quesada Inker: Paolo Rivera and Danny Miki Colorist: Paolo Rivera and Richard Isanove “Spidey Sundays” Writer: Stan Lee Penciler: Marcos Martin Inker: Marcos Martin Colorist: Muntsa Vicente Cover Art: Paolo…

  • Spider-Man: Crawl Space #10 is online!

    What’s this? Another new issue of Crawl Space? But we just had one two weeks ago…shouldn’t there be about another 3 months before the next issue hits? Not this month, Crawl Spacers! If you missed the announcement, Crawl Space has committed to match Amazing Spider-Man’s “OMIT” storyline issue-for-issue, so…