Amazing Spider-Man 700 Day – Wednesday Trending Topics

Amazing Spider-Man 700

Amazing Spider-Man 700

The world found out about the end of Amazing Spider-Man with Amazing Spider-Man 700 today, an event that seemed undiminished by the leaked spoilers of the past few weeks.  The comic book industry gets better and better at making mainstream news, year by year, and that’s good.

Meanwhile… somewhere in New York, Steve Ditko is probably quietly going about his business, still making comics and writing about them, and likely politely turning down several more press requests for interviews than usual this week.  That’s good, too.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today – Amazing Spider-Man 700

Rape, Redemption And The Amazing Spider-Man 700 (Spoilers)

There are spoilers for those who have not yet read Amazing Spider-Man #700 or Avenging Spider-Man #15.1, published today. Go no further if not…

Is Atlantis Meant To Be Israel? (Justice League And Aquaman Spoilers)

A response that’s “ten times harder” and “your people” seem to be the biggest giveaway here, in this conversation with Batman in Aquaman #15 (which you should also make sure you read after Justice League #15).

Five Thoughts About Five Comics – Before Watchmen: Nite Owl, Hip Flask: Ouroborous, Crossed Badlands, Deathmatch and The Shadow Annual

Crossed: Badlands #20 by Simon Spurrier and Raulo Caceres reflects to the desire of Si Spurrier to explore some of the more interesting Crossed concepts as he has in Crossed: Wish You Were Here.

Do You Miss Karen Gillan Already? Here’s Our First Look At Her In Oculus

On Christmas Eve Eve, as the kids call it, Karen Gillan shared a nice little stocking stuffer on her Twitter feed. Here’s the first image from Oculus, an upcoming horror film that will give Gillan a big screen lead role – and depending on when Not Another Happy Ending makes it out of the traps, possibly for the first time.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today – Doctor Who, Star Trek

Matt Smith’s Face Appears In Doctor Who Titles

We’d heard this was coming. Of course we’d heard this was coming for the fifth series rather than the seventh. Better late than never.

J J Abrams Has Officially Turned Down Star Wars Episode VII

In a Star Trek Into Darkness interview given to Empire magazine, JJ Abrams has clarified that he did, in fact, meet to discuss his directing the next Star Wars movie but he had his reasons and turned it down.

Most-Discussed In The Forum Today – Amazing Spider-Man 700, WildCATS

Jim Lee’s WildCATS To Follow Man Of Steel

Earlier in the year, there were two rumours gaining ground over what Jim Lee was up to after Justice League. One was that he was launching a new Superman book with Scott Snyder called Man Of Steel. Bleeding Cool pitched its tent to that particular field, but we did also note a competitive interest, that of Jim Lee relaunching his original Image title, WildCATS into the New DCU.

Um… An Apology

There used to be an article here. What I thought was an interesting juxtaposition. However too many other people saw something else.

Rape, Redemption And The Amazing Spider-Man (Spoilers)

There are spoilers for those who have not yet read Amazing Spider-Man #700 or Avenging Spider-Man #15.1, published today. Go no further if not…