Latest Astonishing Spider-Man is … Carnage!

Astonishing Spider-Man Volume 7 #17 is still on sale in the UK from Panini, available from all good newsagents – or on subscription. Price £4.50 for 76 arachnid action-packed pages, this Issue, released last month includes: Venomverse continues! Carnage is the Venoms’ secret weapon! But can they control him?! By Cullen Bunn and Nick Bradshaw!Continue reading Latest Astonishing Spider-Man is … Carnage!

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In Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

Review by Tim Robins  The Film: Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one and only Spider-Man. When he meets Peter Parker, he soon realizes that there are many others who share his special, high-flying talents. Miles must now use hisContinue reading In Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

In Review: A Nine-Year Old’s Take on “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

We’ll be posting a review of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse from Tim Robins on downthetubes soon, but meanwhile, here’s the view of one of the Spidey’s younger fans, Oliver J. Soto… The Film: Bitten by a radioactive spider in the subway, Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into the one andContinue reading In Review: A Nine-Year Old’s Take on “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

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In Memoriam: Stan Lee

Alan Woollcombe pays tribute to Stan “The Man” Lee, who has died aged 95, co-creator of an astonishing number of comic book characters, comic books, whose influence on entertainment and pop culture will endure… Stan Lee was arguably the most important man the American comics industry ever produced. Through talent, chutzpah and sheer hard work,Continue reading In Memoriam: Stan Lee

Art from Marvel’s Amazing Fantasy #15/ Strange Tales #110 - First appearances of Spider-Man and Doctor Strange. Art by Steve Ditko

Marvel mourns the loss of Steve Ditko

Marvel Comics released the following tributes to artist Steve Ditko, who died at the end of June but whose death has just been announced, stating “his legacy will never be forgotten”. Statement from Marvel Entertainment President Dan Buckley: “Today, the Marvel family mourns the loss of Steve Ditko. Steve transformed the industry and the MarvelContinue reading Marvel mourns the loss of Steve Ditko