With this weekend’s C2E2 Expo in Chi-town, there was a panel concerning ASM and the Spider-Family. Highlights include:
Skittles the Penny Hooker Er, Anna Kraven is back to fight Kaine.
-Venom Fans learned that Flash and Crime Master are to Venom what Peter Parker and Norman Osborn are to Spider-Man
-Venom has to be the darker image of Peter Parker. According to Remender
-ASM writer Dan Slott talked Ends of the Earth: “In Ends of the Earth, we’ve seen Doctor Octopus’ opening gambit as we’ve seen he might have the cure to global warming. One of the people who doesn’t believe in Doc’s plan is Spider-Man. … I’ve done the math, and when this issue comes up this week, Steve Wacker will have edited one fifth of every single issue of ‘Amazing Spider-Man.'”
-End of the Earth will feature Silver Sable and Black Widow, as seen by the covers and solits.
-No Turning Back is the new storyline that picks up from the point one issue that was earlier this year in ASM, Slott is picking up from Wells’ Shed story and the events from Spider-Island will play a role in the status quo change of Morbius.
-Avenging Spider-Man will not only have the DD/Spidey/Punisher team-up that was hinted at in SDCC last year, but will feature the new Captian Marvel.
- Ultimate Gwen Stacy will be featured in Spider-Men.
-Very Goblin-Centric Story will occur after a two-parter that happens after No Turning Back.
-Hobgoblin and the Spider-Jammers will be in a story called Danger Zone.
-Mary Jane will have a big change in the Ends of the Earth.
-AvX ends right around ASM 700, having those seismic changes that occur in the series.
- An Image of Scarlet Spider, Venom and a tiny bottle with the Carnage symboite was revealed with the phrase Minimum Carnage.
More to come as the weekend develops.