Category Archives: 2010 Mini Series

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: SPIDER-GIRL: THE END!

      When a title ends, it is never easy on the reader, the artists, the writers. But to be honest, there was a group of guys more prepared to take on the role of writing a final issue more so than Tom DeFalco, Ron Frenz and Sal Bucemea. But before…

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: SPECTACULAR SPIDER-GIRL #4 (of 4)

    PART TWO OF OUR FLASHBACK SERIES! The final chapter of the Spectacular Spider –Girl is NOW.  SPECTACULAR SPIDER-GIRL #4 (of 4) WRITTEN BY: Tom DeFalco ART BY: Ron Frenz INKS BY: Sal Bucemea BACKSTORY: See this one for more. STORY: May comes home with Peter KO-ed, he comes too…

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: Spectacular Spider-Girl #3!

    Hello Folks! Kevin Cushing let me take the reigns from his ‘Flashback Series’ of reviews that are filling in the gaps in our reviews of various mini series, or ongoings on the website. This is the first of three reviews that will wrap up the Spider Girl title here…

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: Web of Spider-Man #7

    Only 7 issues into the run of this volume of Web of Spider-Man we already come to the end of an era. This issue was the last to feature a Gauntlet Origins story and a Spectacular Spider-Girl story, as all of the first 7 issues did. Going forward this…

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: Web of Spider-Man #6

    Hey Kevin, you skipped #5! Why yes I did. For whatever reason, when this title was originally being reviewed, issues 1, 5, and 2 were covered (in that order). I’m just filling in the gaps here and will not be re-reviewing any previously covered material. If you’ve been following…

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: Web of Spider-Man #4

    This issue is cover-dated March 2010. Mysterio is the focus of the origin story here, preparing for his Gauntlet story in Amazing Spider-Man #618-620 by Dan Slott and Marcos Martin. Mysterio first appeared in Amazing Spider-Man #13 by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko (cover pictured to the right). Production:…

  • FLASHBACK REVIEW: Web of Spider-Man #3

    Let’s do something new with something old, shall we? When I recently went through the Crawl Space archives to retag things (mainly reviews) to make them easier to search in the categories bar on the right side of the page, I noticed several holes in some titles, mainly mini-series…

  • Onslaught Unleashed #2 of 4 Review

    Little Tidbit That You May Not Care About But It’s Still Here Anyway: So who’s Onslaught?  That’s the question I asked myself back in the old days when I was just a wee Two-Bit Boy in the arcades.  I was watching the cooler teens play the original Marvel vs…

  • Onslaught Unleashed #1 of 4 Review

    Interesting Tidbit That You May Not Care About But It’s Here Anyway: At the conclusion of the Dark Reign, Marvel heralded its Heroic Age, where heroes were back to being heroes. At the outset of this new era, new teams banded together to fight evil. One such team was…

  • 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…