Category Archives: Amazing Spider-Man Classics

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics 41 - Emails

    Amazing Spider-Man Classics 41 – Emails

    Before the show’s new panel launches in two weeks, it’s time to give thanks to all of you who have been emailing over the last five years, with the side benefit of clearing the deck for the new panel. So here’s a feedback episode, with the all-new, all-different Amazing Spider-Man…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics "Lost" Episode 39

    Amazing Spider-Man Classics “Lost” Episode 39

    Jon M Wilson, Donovan Morgan Grant, and Joshua Lapin-Bertone are joined again in this “lost” episode by Stephen Lacey of The Fantasticast to look at Amazing Spider-Man 51, the first major story of the Kingpin. Come check out this episode, recorded five years ago, but finally released today just for…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast Returns

    Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast Returns

    After a five year hiatus the Spider-Man Classics Podcast is back. Jon Wilson, Donovan Morgan Grant and Josh Lapin-Bertone are on this “lost” episode and they’ll release a few more before they put out a new episode. Jon and Michael Bailey will then run the show. In this episode…

  • Jon Wilson podcasting about New 52 Superman

    Jon M. Wilson (one of the hosts of the Amazing Spider-Man Classics podcast) is spreading his cape and flying headlong into the recent DC Comics relaunch with the podcast The New 52 Adventures of Superman.  Every month, he and his cohort (made up of J. David Weter and Michael…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Podcast episode #36

     The Crisis has passed, and the hosts return to where they rightfully belong…THE SIXTIES! Covering a guest spot in Daredevil #27, the gang also take flight with the appearance of the all new Vulture! Younger and more relatable, how will the rebooted Vulture fare amongst the hosts? Give us a download…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics #35

     Part Two of the Crisis in Classics! The youthful gang take on Peter Parker vol.2#1 and Webspinners: Tales of Spider-Man #1. How bad is Michael Zulu’s art? Will Josh live to see 25 after suffering through more re-numbering? And the Classics Gang take on…the cult of GWEN STACY?! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_035.mp3]  

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #34

     CRISIS WITH CONTINUITY ON CLASSICS! The skies have turned red, the clock has turned backwards, and the hosts are rebooted back to being younger and more relatable!  Join 19-year-old Jon Wilson, 13-year-old Josh Bertone, and little 9-year-old Donovan Grant in the first of a two part episode as they travel back…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast episode #33

     For months, the debate over whether Gwen Stacy dated Flash Thompson was waged between Josh and Donovan. Witness their final statements as the two settle their feud once and for all! Plus, Kraven has Joel Schumacher design his costume, the awkwardness of Ned and Betty, and would’ja believe…DEADPOOL?! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_033.mp3]

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics episode #32

     The Classics Gang are back in SHOCKING fashion! Joined by Tyler Crone, host of From Yellow to Red: A Daredevil Podcast, the crew looks at the first appearance of Herman Shultz, a.k.a. the Shocker. Plus, will Frederick Foswell learn the true secret behind Peter Parker and Spider-Man? If you haven’t…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics #31

    The Lizard returns to menace our Webhead in this latest installment of the ASM Classics podcast!  But even more important, the debate rages, and it’s time for you Spider-philes to cast your vote — did Gwen Stacy date Flash Thompson? [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_031.mp3]

  • 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…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics #28 One Year Anniversary

    It’s been one year since Jon, Josh and Donovan banded together to cover every chronological appearance of Spider-Man, and the gang decides to celebrate their twelve month birthday in style! Join the guys as they sit down and watch the first Sam Raimi Spider-Man movie! Hammy acting, wet t-shirts…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #27

     Turn that frown upside down and hop on the apology tour! In this latest installment of ASMC, the gang finally hit John Romita Sr.’s initial tenure as the penciller of ASM. Back by popular demand, J.R. Fettinger returns to cover the unmasking of both Green Goblin and Spider-Man! So…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics #26

    So here we are. The end of an era. With Steve Ditko’s final issue plus Johnny Romita’s final issue drawing Spider-Man before hopping onto the main title, the gang and their compatriot Jim Wilson talk about the trouble with Daredevil’s “love life”, Matt Murdock’s twin brother Mike, hippies with protest…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast episode #25

    Jim Wilson, site designer and brother of Jon Wilson, assists the gang this week in covering two Spidey firsts! The first shot John Romita gave at drawing Spider-Man in Daredevil #16, and the first honest appearance of Norman Osborn! The Ditko era is nearly over so you don’t wanna miss…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Podcast #24

    To describe these two issues as Steve Ditko’s less than finest would be an understatement, but the Classics gang rolls right through them anyway! Witness the nonplussed return of the Molten Man, and the first appearance of the Looter! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_024.mp3]

  • Amazing Spider-Man Podcast #23

    Trapped at the bottom of Doctor Octopus’ underwater base with Aunt May’s life hanging in the balance, Spider-Man gives it his all in this landmark issue. The Classics crew with Scott Gardner cover one of the best issues of “Amazing” of all time…THEN! Brad Douglas kicks the door down,…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #22

    If This Be My Destiny! In this week’s installment the crew is joined by Scott Gardner of Two True Freaks fame to tackle one of the most seminal Spidey three parters of all time! College, Aunt May dying, Gwen Stacy with a personality-this one’s got it all! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_022.mp3]

  • The Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #21

    Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to Spidey fans all ’round! While you wake up to look under your trees and into your stockings, if you peruse your iTunes account you should find out that the ASMC Podcast is back in the game! Jon, Josh, Donovan and their guest Eddie…

  • ASM Classics Podcast #20

    In this week’s episode, the gang is joined by Eddie deAngelini, researcher for “With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story”, and learns that he owns every issue of Amazing Spider-Man ever! After that geekgasm, the four go over the return of the Scorpion, the new lows of Betty Brant’s hysterics and…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #19

    Two-Part Goblin special! To help cover a Ditko classic, the gang roped in J.R. Fettinger to join in on the Norman-filled fun! There’s impersonations, podcast pimp slaps, and a thorough discussion to find out once and for all if Stan and Steve truly meant for Norman to be the…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #18

    It’s a Spider-Man marathon, literally! While the Amazing webhead is chased by his adoring fans AND the insidious Jonah-Slayer, the gang is joined by the artist extraordinaire, Gerard DeLatour! So pop out your schanpps and get ready to play the Flash Thompson drinking game! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_018.mp3]

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics #17

    A huge e-mail segment takes place for the Classics gang to be able to respond to all the hate and bile against their slander on the angelic Betty Brant. Nah, just kidding, but they do answer a ton of e-mails. Afterward they go over “Goblin and the Gangters! [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/media/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_017.mp3]

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #16

    After months of relying on guest hosts to carry the show’s popularity, the Classics gang are forced to go it alone for the start of September! The trio cover the return of the Circus of Crime, the ultimate shrew in Dorrie Evans, and the continuing saga that is everyone’s…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #15

     The Classics gang and their latest pal Steve Lacey finish of the month of August with the first appearance of future Venom, Mac Gargan a.k.a. the Scorpion! And then, the Avengers fight off Kang and his newest lackey…SPIDER-MAN?! Special thanks for the new site design goes to Jim Wilson at…

  • 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/

  • 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…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #12

    The Michael Bailey saga concludes with the Classics gang going over the momentus Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1! Rude Asgardians, octogenarians and octopi love and an onslaught of general wacky ideas are brought to the fore with this landmark issue and episode! Face front! [audio:http://media.libsyn.com/media/amazingspiderman/ASM_Classics_Episode_012.mp3] Click to listen to both this…

  • Amazing Spider-Man Classics Podcast #10

    Kicking off the month of June, the Amazing Spider-Man Classics group is joined by the ever-lovin’, blue-eyed Brad Douglas of the Spider-Man Crawl Space.  He helps the usual crew of Jon, Josh, and Donovan take a look at the first appearance of the man who engineered the Clone Saga,…