When Spidey was announced, I was admittedly rather critical. As an avid Spider-Man fan, I always want the character to grow, to be pushed into new territory. Going back to his roots felt like wasted navel gazing. But I was wrong: in a world where Peter Parker is a “Poor Tony Stark,” Spidey is a breath of fresh air.
Everything old is new again—or, I guess, in the case of this new Spider-Man comic, everything young is new again. Yes, get ready to re-experience the origins and teenage life of Peter Parker for the 5 billionth time in Marvel Comics history, with a brand new series beginning later this year.
We're pretty excited about the return to classic Spider-Man villains in Marc Webb's Spider-Man movie. Especially when they involve the Lizard's dark origin story. Check out this possible inside look at Spider-Man as one kid auditions to play Billy Connors!
Spider-Man took a little time out from his busy day of web-slinging and ruining musical theater to deliver an important message. It's time to change the batteries in your smoke alarms. It's a "why don't you caption it" PSA!
Rumors are circulating that Sam Raimi's Spider-Man 4 won't make it's May 2011 release date because the director allegedly hates the script. What - did it not have enough omelette dancing and snappy web fingers?
Annalee is asking costumed fans roaming the halls of WonderCon one crucial question: How they would strip off their costumes if they had to get naked really, really fast? She found not but two of the most famous arachnid-based characters in the comic book world and asked them how they'd strip down in record time.…