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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Inside “Superior Spider-Man #9”

Inside “Superior Spider-Man #9”

Superior Spider-Man writer Dan Slott has done it again. Supported by artist Ryan Stegman, Slott will turn heads by putting Spider-Man in yet another unexpected situation. Marvel has teased that Superior Spider-Man is no more and we can only ask, “is this the end for Doc Ock?” Since the end of “Amazing Spider-Man #700,” the direction Spider-Man has gone in should pose no doubt or worries for whats to come, just suspense. “Superior Spider-Man #9”…

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UPDATE: Spidey Gets “Superior” With Marvel NOW!

UPDATE: Spidey Gets “Superior” With Marvel NOW!

**UPDATE: THURSDAY OCT. 11th** During a retailer breakfast held at New York Comic Con, Dan Slott revealed a few more hints about his upcoming series Superior Spider-Man. Marvel has confirmed for Newsarama.com that Superior Spider-Man and Mary Jane will be getting together and also that the Superior Spider-Man is not Peter Parker. Let the speculation begin… Original Story: Over at USA TODAY’s comic book page, Marvel revealed that last week’s “Superior” teaser was indeed a…

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