Monthly Archives: March 2011

  • THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #657 Review

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #657 “Torch Song” Writer: Dan Slott Penciler: Marcos Martin, Ty Templeton, Nuno Plati, and Stefano Caselli Inker: Marcos Martin, Ty Templeton, Nuno Plati, and Stefano Caselli Colorist: Muntsa Vicente, Javier Rodriguez, Nuno Plati, and Marte Garcia Cover Art: Marcos Martin and Muntsa Vicente Be warned – there…

  • New game! Spider-Man: Edge of Time

    Good news everybody! Today is Major League Baseball’s Opening Day. But to make it even better, Marvel and Activision have announced their next swingin’ Spidey game, “Spider-Man: Edge of Time.” Developed by Beenox, the guys behind Shattered Dimensions, the new game is due out this fall and will let players…

  • Astonishing Spider-Man & Wolverine #5 review

    Writers: Jason Aaron and Justin Ponser Pencils:Adam Kubert Inks:Mark Roslan Never fear, fellow crawlspacers, I, Anthony ‘cash money’ Sinibaldi, aka Butters911, am back with my review. Some of you may remember my review of issue 4 to be pretty negative. With one glaring exception (which I’ll mention in the…

  • FF #1 Review

    Fantastic Fun Fact: After a week of supporting friends at local events and a weekend of phone related drama, I must admit that this was the first chance I have had to write this review and, as such, apologize for it being posted so late in the month. I…

  • Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #156 – Review

    Finally, Mark Bagley has come back to Ultimate Spider-Man! And just in time for the Death of Spider-Man arc to kick off. My apologies to those who have been feverishly waiting for my opinion on the beginning of this much-hyped story, but I had some issues with my internet…

  • 1994 Spider-Man episode #53-“The Wedding”

    The big day for Peter and MJ is finally here! To celebrate, the show invites several special guests including Black Cat, Kingpin, Smythe, Scorpion, Liz Allen, Flash Thompson and Ashley Kafka! But can they survive Harry’s insanity after he escapes Ravencroft? All signs point to possibly! Credits Story By:…

  • Osborn #4 review in the house!

    Osborn 4 Writer:Kelly Sue DeConnick Art:Emma Rios Colors:Jose Villarrubia It’s like raaaaaaiiiiiiiiiinnnn on your wedding day, a free riiiiiiiiidddddddeeeeeee when you already paid. Writing two reviews in a week when you thought you’d only be doing one, well who would have thought? It figurrrreeeesssss. Sorry, I just didn’t know…

  • Spider-Captions # 146

    Here’s the latest Spider-Caption. Feel free to post a funny caption in the comment section. What would these figures be saying? Bringing the funny gets extra points.

  • New Info for Spider Island! (Free Comic Book Day?!)

    Below is a Marvel Press Release, which was sent to BD and then sent to me. Two things that make me happy: The Hoodie and the Spider-Ben (Maydays Costume) make an appearance, to your left. To your right, you have THE JACKAL?! Holy… Crap. Do I trust Slott to…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics #29

     First appearance of the Rhino in issue #41! Then…if the Fantastic Four are jerks, then what does that make the Avengers? All that plus the Hulk when Jon, Josh, and Don are joined by Dr. Bond Benton, professor at SUNY Fredonia.  He actually talks comics in class for a…

  • New Spider-man Game To Appear at WonderCon, Josh Keaton Reprises Role

    According to Joystiq, developer Beenox, responsible for the highly-acclaimed Spider-man: Shattered Dimensions videogame, will be showcasing their new game at this year’s WonderCon.  On Saturday, April 2nd, in a special panel with appearances by Peter David, Josh Keaton, and TQ Jefferson, Marvel’s VP, Game Production, publisher Activision will present…

  • Broadway Spidey Safety Record Update

    There’s been another injury at the beleaguered and now Taymor-less musical ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark.’  From the AP via FoxNY: NEW YORK – Is this the curse of the Spider-Woman? T.V. Carpio stepped in to replace another actress injured in Broadway’s troubled “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark.” She…

  • AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #656-REVIEWS

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN # 656   Writer: Dan Slott Penciler: Marcos Martin Inker: Marcos Martin Story Title: No One Dies Part Two: Resolve   Sorry this one is a little on the late side, folks. In any case, this time out Spider-Man has to go into action without one of…

  • Spider-Girl Cancelled

    According to Marvel’s June solicitations, Spider-Girl is being cancelled after 8 issues.  You can see the solicit after the jump, as it contains some spoilers for those that may be waiting for the trade. SPIDER-GIRL #8 Written by PAUL TOBIN Penciled by CLAYTON HENRY Cover by JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC FINAL…

  • Podcast 132 Reviews, 1984 Flashback and Q& A

    Here are the highlights of this show. *The gang reviews Amazing Spider-Man # 655 *This Month in Spider-History with JR we travel back to March 1984. Amazing Spider-Man #250 was released among other things. *Recommendations for the month. *We also answer message board questions from our listeners. One of…

  • 1994 Spider-Man episode #52-“The Prowler” Review

    When Hobie Brown is stupid enough to accept an offer from the Kingpin, he becomes the Prowler! But *gasp *choke* the Kingpin betrays him! Can Spider-Man help him learn his lesson of true friendship? Credits Story By: John Semper Written By: Terence Taylor Music Composed By: Shuki Levy and…

  • THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #656 Review

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #656 “No One Dies, Part Two: Resolve” Writer: Dan Slott Penciler: Marcos Martin Inker: Marcos Martin Colorist: Muntsa Vicente Cover Art: Marcos Martin and Muntsa Vicente Variant Cover Art: Joe Quesada, Danny Miki, and Richard Isanove Be warned – there are SPOILERS ahead! I’m back! Well, okay,…

  • Ultimate Comics: Avengers Vs. New Ultimates #2 – Review

    Ultimate Comics: Avengers Vs. New Ultimates #2 DEATH OF SPIDER-MAN: Part Two Writer: Mark Millar Pencils: Leinil Yu & Stephen Segovia Inkers: Gerry Alanguilan with Jason Paz & Jeff Huet Colorists: Sunny Gho Letterer: VC’s Cory Petit Cover: Leinil Yu & Frank Martin Variant Cover: Bryan Hitch, Paul Neary…

  • Cast Josh Keaton as Spidey Facebook Page

    He’s auditioned for the part and I think we Spider-Fans need to show the producers who we want voicing the webhead. Feel free to join this Facebook page. If you’d like to hear some of Josh’s favorite quips as Spidey check out this highlight video.

  • Zeck’s Secret Wars Omissions

    Keeping with this weeks Secret Wars theme this is the original cover for the first issue of Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars #1. The cover was drawn by artist Mike Zeck. In order to make room for the logo a few heroes had to be cut like Mr. Fantastic,…

  • Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #155 – Review

    Hello. Is it the Ultimate Spider-Man Review you’re looking for? I can see it in your eyes. I can see it in your smile. This is all you’ve ever wanted, and the review is down below. I’ll admit, I stole that from somebody else. That’s not an entirely, original…