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Venom #5 cover by Ryan Stegman, JP Mayer, and Frank Martin

Venom #5 Review: Venom Has Wings Now!

Venom and Spider-Man (Miles Morales) are in free fall. Spider-Man freed himself and Eddie from Knull, but he’s out of web and without a means of slowing their descent. Somehow, Eddie’s symbiote sprouts wings, leaves Miles on a rooftop, and Venom has a very confused conversation with himself. The symbiote reveals how it gained this […]

Spider-Man Annual #1 cover by Kris Anka

Spider-Man Annual #1 Review: Where Was Miles During Secret Invasion?

Spider-Man Miles Morales is locked in combat with Michael Morbius, the Living Vampire. Things don’t seem to be going well for the Ultimates Spider-Man, and we jump back a few years to before Miles took on the name of Spider-Man. It’s Miles’s birthday, and he goes to the grand opening of a new clothing store […]

Venom #3 cover by Ryan Stegman, JP Mayer, and Frank Martin

Venom #3 Review: Gold Standard for Creature Feature

Eddie Brock finds himself no longer in control of Venom and in the process of attacking Spider-Man Miles Morales. With the help of Spider-Man, Eddie gains control of Venom once again. He and Miles agree to a truce so that they can take on the Symbiote Dragon ravaging New York City. Venom #3 sets a […]

Ms. Marvel #31 cover by Valerio Schiti and Rachelle Rosenberg

Ms. Marvel #31 Review: Slumber Party Spectacular

Ms. Marvel is having a sleepover! Kamala has invited Nakia, Zoe, and Mike to her house to spend the night, play videogames, and chat about life. Unfortunately, Lockjaw, a pizza delivery girl with skunk powers, and Spider-Man Miles Morales all have reasons that this won’t go the way Kamala hopes. Ms. Marvel #31 is the […]


Amazing Spider-Man #800 cover by Alex Ross

Amazing Spider-Man #800 Review: A Hard Comic to Recommend?

All Spider-Man’s allies are down thanks to the Red Goblin… or at least they both think. Now Osborn is going after those close to Peter Parker, starting with Aunt May and Mary Jane Watson. Thankfully, Venom and Doctor Octopus have stakes in this fight, and Mary Jane and May are far from helpless. Plus, Harry […]

Spider-Man #240 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Spider-Man #240 Review: Another Heartwarming Bendis Farewell

Spider-Man awakens in a hospital bed having lost time and feeling unwell. His mom informs him that he’s been unconscious for days. Dr. Claire Temple arrives to tell him that he has a viral infection, and his spider-powers make it more difficult to treat him properly. As we are given flashbacks to the conflict atop […]

Miles Morales Premium Format Figure on Its Way from Sideshow

Miles Morales is getting a ridiculously cool-looking Premium Format Figure from Sideshow Collectibles. The figure will go up for preorder tomorrow, March 22nd at a price of $520. There is an exclusive version available as well, that features a swappable head without his mask on, along with a bonus hand holding said mask. The base […]

Spider-Man #238 cover by Patrick Brown

Spider-Man #238 Review: Simply a Good Comic

The Iron Spider and his Sinister Six at last enact their plan to steal a SHIELD helicarrier. Thankfully, the younger Bombshell lets Miles Morales, aka Spider-Man, know that the Sinister Six are stealing the helicarrier. With this issue, Spider-Man enters the climax of the ‘Sinister Six Reborn”’ arc, which has united a new Sinister Six […]

GoFundMe to Aid in Color Artist Justin Ponsor’s Cancer Treatment

A GoFundMe page has been set up to aid in cancer treatment of Marvel color artist Justin Ponsor. The colorist, known for contributing to recent titles such as Defenders, Death of Wolverine, Avengers, and Ultimate Spider-Man, is suffering from cancer which is expected to incur high medical expenses. Here is what Alex Car, who set up the GoFundMe, says on the page; […]

Brian Michael Bendis

Brian Michael Bendis Blinded by MRSA Infection for Days, Now Recovering After “Worst Week of My Life”

Famed Avengers and Ultimate Spider-Man writer Brian Michael Bendis just dropped some dramatic news on Twitter: he’s recovering from a serious MRSA infection which put him in intensive care for days and temporarily blinded him. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacteria that is resistant to many antibiotics. Orbital infections caused by MRSA are “a rising menace in the ocular field” according to the […]


Spider-Man #234 review, cover by Patrick Brown

Marvel Legacy Spider-Man #234 Review: Three Plots; Only One Works

A mysterious figure is buying gear from the arms dealer Ceres. He wants to build a new Sinister Six, and he buys a new incarnation of the Iron Spider armor, which Ceres modified. He wants to put the team together for a massive score. Meanwhile, Miles and Ganke spot Goldballs back at school, and they […]

Avengers #672 cover by Alex Ross

Marvel Legacy Avengers #672 Review: It Just Doesn’t Hold Together

The relationship between the Avengers and the Champions remains strained as the two reunite in the stopping of a massive meteor from colliding with the Earth. All of this happens while space explorations attempt to locate the exact position of High Evolutionary’s Counter-Earth on the other side of the sun, if it is truly there. […]

Cover to Spider-Man #21 by Patrick Brown

Spider-Man #21 Review: Secret Agent Spider-Man

Miles Morales, the Ultimate Spider-Man, finds himself in a criminal-owned casino in Japan. You know, as you do. He’s in a tux, is talking to a girl he thinks is attractive, and he’s scared out of his mind. Thankfully, advice from his father and Uncle Aaron may be able to lead him out of this […]


Is Captain Universe Responsible For The End Of The Multiverse? (UPDATE: Or Not)

Brian Bendis does love to tease storylines from the Marvel Universe in his Ultimate Spider-Man comics, as ranting folks are carried, cuffed, through the police station. They have included the following…   And in this week’s Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man we have a new one. That’s right, folks! Captain Universe is responsible for the incursions […]

Deadpool #45/#250 Is A Secret Secret Wars Lead In

You can’t miss that this week’s Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man #12 is a Secret Wars lead in. But we are told it’s more of a “red skies at the end” moment. For something with a little more impact, you may look to Deadpool #45/250. Emphasis on the impact….

Miles Morales Joins The All-New, All-Different Avengers?

Here is it folks. The full creative line up and character count of the All-New All-Different Avengers. Written by Mark Waid, drawn by Mahmud Asrar with colours by Laura Martin. And posted on 4chan last night. With The Vision, Ms. Marvel, Iron Man, Thor, Nova, Captain America… And upfront that looks like Miles Morales, the […]

Brian Michael Bendis Renews Exclusive Agreement With Marvel

He may be leaving the X-books but he’s definitely not leaving Marvel. The publisher has announced today that Brian Michael Bendis has renewed his exclusive agreement. In his time with the publisher he has had celebrated runs on Guardians of the Galaxy, Daredevil, Uncanny X-Men, All-New X-Men as well as two of the longest runs […]