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Amazing Spider-Man #30 [Preview]

A Clue to Kindred’s Secret Identity in Amazing Spider-Man #30 [Preview]

Amazing Spider-Man #30 hits stores from Marvel Comics next week, tying into the Absolute Carnage super-mega-crossover event, from Nick Spencer, Ryan Ottley, Cliff Rathburn, Nathan Fairbairn, and Joe Caramagna. We’ve got a preview below. The recap page warns us that this issue could contain spoilers for Absolute Carnage up to #3… but what kind of […]

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“X-Men: The Animated Series” & More: Disney+ to Stream Classic Marvel Animation

The Walt Disney Company‘s new streaming service Disney+ is one step closer to becoming the definitive permanent streaming home for Marvel’s past animated television series (hello, X-Men!), similar to what Warner Bros. is attempting with DC Universe (and now HBO Max): becoming the archive of DC Comics on television and film. The Disney+ streaming service […]


Amazing Spider-Man: Going Big #1 [Preview]

Gerry Conway and Erik Larsen Return in Amazing Spider-Man: Going Big #1 [Preview]

The Amazing Spider-Man: Going Big #1 hits stores on Wednesday from Marvel Comics, with Gerry Conway and Erik Larsen returning for brand new Spider-Man stories along with Mark Bagley. We’ve got a preview below. First up, a look at Conway and Bagley’s story, which takes Spider-Man to the worst place imaginable for a New Yorker: […]

Amazing Spider-Man #28

Betraying the Syndicate’s Feminist Cause in Amazing Spider-Man #28 [Preview]

Amazing Spider-Man #28 is in stores from Marvel Comics this week, by the creative team of Nick Spencer and Kev Walker, and we’ve got a preview below. And last issue, we saw the Syndicate, an all-women group of criminals tired of sexism in the crime industry, capture Spider-Man’s friend and roommate, Boomerang! Now, the Kingpin […]

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Marvel 2099 Event Swings Out of Amazing Spider-Man in November

Marvel’s November 2019 solicitations reveal another big event at the House of Ideas (most of said ideas being “let’s have an event”). Spinning out of the pages of Amazing Spider-Man is Marvel 2099, crossing over through the following titles from this checklist: MARVEL 2099 CHECKLIST AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #33 2099 ALPHA #1 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #34 AMAZING […]


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Amazing Spider-Man #27 – and the Gender Politics of Being a SuperVillain (Ess?)

The current Amazing Spider-Man has made much of a new supervillain gang, an all-female version of the Sinister Six, known as the Sinister Syndicate. Today’s Amazing Spider-Man #27 lays out why, in the Marvel Universe, such a thing may be both necessary and desirable, as their target is Spider-Man’s roommate and previous Sinister Six leader, […]


Amazing Spider-Man #27

Spider-Man and Boomerang Fight Feminism in Amazing Spider-Man #27 [Preview]

Amazing Spider-Man #27 (legacy number 828) hits stores from Marvel Comics next week, by Nick Spencer and Kev Walker, and this preview of the issue jumps right into the action… Well, after a brief recap, of course. Blah blah radioactive spider, blah blah great responsibility. You get it. And then we find Boomerang the target […]

Amazing Spider-Man: Full Circle Gathers All-Star Creative Team in October

Amazing Spider-Man: Full Circle Gathers All-Star Creative Team in October

Marvel has heard what everyone has been saying: there simply aren’t enough Spider-Man books. Sure, Peter Parker stars in three bi-weekly or monthly comics: Amazing Spider-Man, Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man, and Symbiote Spider-Man. And yes, there’s also Miles Morales: Spider-Man, Superior Spider-Man, and Spider-Gwen starring alternate versions of the wall-crawler in solo series. Plus whatever one-shots, […]

Spidey Gets "Romantic" with MJ in Amazing Spider-MAn #24 (Preview)

Spidey Gets “Romantic” with MJ in Amazing Spider-Man #24 (Preview)

After the events of Hunted in Amazing Spider-Man, Peter Parker deserves some time off. And in this preview of Amazing Spider-Man #24, we see Spidey enjoying that time off with his one-time wife, current girlfriend (it’s magic – they don’t have to explain it), Mary Jane Watson. And showing he’s not quite as vanilla as […]


Marvel Comics August 2019 Solicitations

Marvel to Reprint Todd McFarlane’s Amazing Spider-Man #300 in 3D and a Polybag

Spawn isn’t the only Todd McFarlane comic book with a 300th issue hitting stores in August. Hell, it’s not even the only one with that cover! Revealed in Marvel’s August solicitations, the House of Ideas has unveiled the next comic book to get the 3D treatment: McFarlane and David Michelinie’s Amazing Spider-Man #300, featuring the […]

Marvel Comics Solicitations July 2019

Amazing Spider-Man #25 Holds the Line at $7.99 in July

Marvel may have reduced the number of Spider-person books they’re publishing in July from the record high of at least 23 hitting stores in June to just 14 (four True Believers reprints of old Spider-Man comics, six books starring various incarnations of Peter Parker, two starring Miles Morales, one starring Otto Octavius, and one starring […]

The Vulture Rewrites Marvel History in Amazing Spider-Man #19 (Spoilers)

The Vulture Rewrites Marvel History in Amazing Spider-Man #19 (Spoilers)

The art of the retcon is one usually reserved for comic book creators or editors, taking an important piece of Marvel’s history and changing it to suit the needs of a newer story. We recently saw Marvel’s Jordan White announce a major change to X-Men history when he said the wedding of Scott Summers and […]

The D-List Body Count of Hunted in Amazing Spider-Man #19

The D-List Body Count of Hunted in Amazing Spider-Man #19

Hunted is a big story for Amazing Spider-Man, and with an extra issue added plus all the supplementary  .HU issues, it keeps getting bigger. And we all know that you can’t have a big story without some shocking character deaths. Thankfully, Spider-Man has a large enough rogues gallery that you could kill off dozens of […]

Sympathy for The Gibbon in Next Week's Amazing Spider-Man 18.HU

Sympathy for The Gibbon in This Week’s Amazing Spider-Man #18.HU

The primary purpose of the Hunted storyline in Amazing Spider-Man is to make Marvel a boatload of cash by pumping out upwards of 25 Spider-Man comics in a single month, but a side effect of the storyline is that it may be turning some of Spider-Man’s villains into sympathetic characters. Just look at the preview […]

Amazing Spider-Man #24 Cover Teases Mysterious New Villain

Hunted, the massive Amazing Spider-Man story that’s so big it couldn’t fit in the regular Amazing Spider-Man issues for April, May, and June, and even after that, was still so big it couldn’t fit in the allotted 6 regular issues and 3 additional .HU issues, so Marvel had to push the finale back one more […]

Black Cat Objects to Shoddy Female Representation in Amazing Spider-Man #17

Kraven the Hunter has reinvented his image for the Hunted storyline happening in Amazing Spider-Man. Gone is the animal fur vest with no shirt look as Kraven dons a business suit to sell the opportunity to hunt animal-themed supervillains to bored billionaires. But some things, it seems, never change, as Black Cat learns when Kraven […]