BACK ISSUES: The Working-Class Villains of “Spider-Man: Homecoming”

BACK ISSUES: The Working-Class Villains of “Spider-Man: Homecoming”

Welcome to another edition of “Back Issues”, the column where I examine characters, concepts or themes making waves in comics today through issues from the past. When Spider-Man: Homecoming hits theatres today, audiences will watch Tom Holland‘s wall-crawler face off against the Michael Keaton‘s Vulture. But those might not be the only Spider-Rogues popping up in the film. This edition is going to look at the comic book history of the Vulture as well as three…

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“Afterlife with Archie #4” Reanimates with Second Printing

“Afterlife with Archie #4” Reanimates with Second Printing

Archie Comics has announced that the fourth issue of its new horror series Afterlife with Archie has sold out at Diamond and will be coming back for a second printing. The critically acclaimed new series, written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and drawn by Francesco Francavilla, puts a twist on the well-known Archie comics universe by putting the beloved characters in a horror story environment. The second edition of “Afterlife with Archie #4” comes to comic shops on…

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