Author Archives: Zach Joiner

  • Marvel Legacy: Amazing Spider-Man Renew Your Vows News

    Marvel Legacy: Amazing Spider-Man Renew Your Vows News

    Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows ongoing series is a miracle. Just ask Dan Slott. The title, launched with the man who killed Gwen Stacy, brought about the Clone Saga (OG), was the first man who wrote Spidey twice a month, and is a guy who made Carnage interesting in…

  • Ben Reilly: The Scarlet Spider #1 Review

    Ben Reilly: The Scarlet Spider #1 Review

    20 Years ago, a title called Scarlet Spider hit the shelves. It was a part of 4 other titles that comprised the Spider-Man lineup, Amazing, Spectacular, Web of, and Unlimited. The Adjective-less title went two issues along with the rest of the line-up until Ben Reilly was introduced as…

  • Editorial: Slott and Death Threats...

    Editorial: Slott and Death Threats…

    Throughout my tenure here at Crawlspace, I am keenly aware that there have been times where I have popped off and said things that I really didn’t think through or mean. I was stuck today when going through my Twitter Timeline (@spideydude for personal, @SDudePodcasts for Spidey-Dude.com: Home of…

  • Editorial: Ben Reilly vs. Spideydude... Part III

    Editorial: Ben Reilly vs. Spideydude… Part III

    Over the course of the last several months I’ve written various articles about my favorite character outside of Peter: Ben Reilly. Brad often has lamented especially towards the end of the resent storyline, Clone Conspiracy, on our Podcast that I’m not enjoying what has been set up. I want…

  • Clone Conspiracy Omega Mega Review!

    Clone Conspiracy Omega Mega Review!

    Once again, we come together to review a Bad story. When discussing reviewing this as in the ‘Mega-Review’ format, we selected our two ASM reviewers, plus myself and two others. (Since there were five issues of the story, it only made sense to have five reviews rotate out the…

  • Toy Fair 2017: Marvel Legends Revealed!

    Toy Fair 2017: Marvel Legends Revealed!

    Hello all! Eddie and I are the resident Marvel Legends Fans here on Crawl Space, and we are excited to see this years newest waves of figures coming out. I’ve collected a bunch of Marvel Legends figures over the years, and I’m pretty stoked over the latest developments. The…

  • Miles Morales coming to the big screen in 2018!

    Miles Morales, far and away the best thing to come out of the latter half of the Ultimate universe line of books, has now hit the big time. Several days ago, tweets sent by the Sony Pictures twitter account, confirmed that the Sony Animated feature film would not feature…

  • Editorial: Ben Reilly vs. Spideydude

    Editorial: Ben Reilly vs. Spideydude

    Spideydude’s Two Cents: The Ben Reilly Edition. Back in the 2008 pre-Clone Saga Chronicles Days of Spidey-dude.com, I used to do an infrequent column on the site call two cents. I thought I would dust it off for this editorial, given that it will be posted on Spidey-dude.com and…

  • The CLONE CONSPIRACY #1 Mega-Review! Five Reviewers Team Up

    The CLONE CONSPIRACY #1 Mega-Review! Five Reviewers Team Up

    For the first time, I will CLONE MYSELF. Okay. Not really. This is a jam edition of the reviews, starring our friends James, Neil, Shaun and Mark along with some schmuck that wormed his way into this. So how will this work exactly? Well each issue of the event,…

  • A Decade of Podcasting: An Introspective Lookback Part One

    A Decade of Podcasting: An Introspective Lookback Part One

     A Decade of Podcasting: An introspective lookback on the Podcast By Zach Joiner Part One: The Beginning Ten Years. That’s how long it’s been since this Podcast started. Ten whole years. While for some of you, that’s not a long time, for me it’s been such a part of…

  • Spider-Man: Homecoming title finally explained!

    Spider-Man: Homecoming title finally explained!

    Geeksofdoom.com is reporting (from IGN)  that the CEO of Sony pictures Tom Rothman, explained the meaning behind the name of the movie. Of course, the podcast speculated this back in March, but it’s nice to hear it from the top guy at Sony. This interview was taken on the red…

  • Action Figure Round Up: SDCC News, photos, and commentary

    The 2016 wave of Spider-Man Marvel Legend action figures were announced at Comic Con International in San Diego Last Friday at the morning Hasbro breakfast function. They are going to be released in the spring of 2016 (likely April, if the schedule holds out like it did this year.)…

  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Marvel Legends Spider-Man Review

    Hello Crawlspacers. It’s been a while since I’ve done a review. I asked BD about doing action figure reviews, and while I’m quite busy lately (Have you seen Spidey-Dude.com lately? I’m trying to out-Bailey Mike Bailey!) I’ve also been lax on posting Clone memories. Between work, life, and George…

  • More BattleWorld Secret Wars Spidey Info

     Well… here’s a bit more info. “Battleworld” is the new status quo of Marvel 2015 Secret Wars. Each ‘country’ is a storyline or a part of the past brought back to life with the storyline. Needless to say, we have wondered about the ‘Renew Your Vows’ for some time…

  • The Marvel Universe is ending.

    NOT A HOAX…. OR IMAGINARY DREAM! Bleeding Cool and other outlets are reporting, but starting with Marvel 2015 Secret Wars, The Marvel Universe, as you and I know it… is over. The Ultimate and Marvel Universes will collide into one universe.There is an interactive Map at Marvel.com that shows the…

  • Ultimate Spider-Man cancelled?

    Looks like Ultimate Spider-Man is cancelled after the Third Season, according to the Daily Marvelite and Comic Book Movie. Com   According to “The Animation Guild Blog”, a site dedicated to bring inside news on animation studios, Film Roman. the studio behind the current Ultimate Spider-Man animated series, all the…

  • SDCC: New Marvel Legends Figures

    It seems like every year we get a new series of figures announced at San Diego Comic Con and this year was no different. Among the new figures announced were: Phil Urich Hobgoblin. Amazing Spider-Man Marvel NOW! Spider-Girl (Mayday Parker) Spider-Man 2099 Personally I am super excited to finally…

  • Spectacular Radio Episode II: The Fan-Panel Edition

    Hello folks! Who’s excited for that interview with Firestar and Spidey? I AM. While you’re thinking of questions (and get those in quick!) click this little button below to listen to the Fan-Panel of Me, (Zach Joiner- Webmaster of Spidey-Dude.com) Jesse Garrett, Greg Bishansky, and Gerard Delatour II as…

  • Clone Memories #3

    Back to our regularly scheduled program, I was trying to think of a Clone Saga Memory that George Berryman (and Kevin Cushing) would approve of. I present Spider-Ben with A Nazi-Skeleton-covered-in-bees. Art by Mike ‘Ringo, and Written by Todd DeZago, this story takes place right before Ben gets killed.…