Tag Dan Slott

YW2? – Silk #2

 Hi folks, welcome to ARCHIE G’s. I’m your waiter, Raoul.  Here at ARCHIE G’s, we don’t think you can make a dependable Pull List decision based on the first serving of a comic. Publishers throw everything they’ve got at a…

The Goblin War!

For some readers today, it might be hard to imagine that once upon a time Todd McFarlane was the top artist in the industry and not just a toy company mogul or occasional cover artist. But he was huge. Highly…

C2E2: Spider-Verse Panel

Spider-fans have a lot of goodies coming their way over the next few months. Amazing Spider-Man relaunches with a new number 1, the second Andrew Garfield film opens up next week, and a new event will pit (almost) every Spider-Man…

Fan Expo | Superior Spider-Man Panel

On Fan Expo Sunday, Spider-Man fans got a chance to talk to the man, Dan Slott, about everything going on with our “not so friendly Superior Spider-Man”. The panel included artist Mark Brooks, artist Ryan Stegman, assistant Editor Ellie Pyle…

Superior Spider-Man #1

There have been very few titles that have caused as much of a stir as Superior Spider-Man. I wanted to wait a bit before writing this review so that it wasn’t necessary to plaster spoiler alerts every second sentence, but…

Amazing Spider-Man #700

Spider-Man milestone issues have always been epic and/or controversial, and I can only imagine if the internet existed in 1971 there would have been a lot of complaining about Spider-Man growing extra arms. Each of the hundredth issues have been…

Daredevil, Spider-Man and Fairy Tales

This week the internet and Twitter-verse have been chock full of cool comic book news.  So instead of me rambling on, let’s just jump into the stuff that caught my attention. Daredevil Movie Rights Go Back to Marvel It looks…

Why am I not reading Spider-Man?

A couple of weeks ago, Spider-Man celebrated his 50th anniversary with the release of Amazing Spider-Man #692.  I didn’t pay much attention to that comic because it had been years since I bought my last Spider-Man book. At the most…

Amazing Spider-Man #692

No matter how many times a character is rebooted, restarted, or renumbered it is still a milestone to be in constant publication for 50 years. Our Friendly Neighbourhood Spider-Man has his Golden Jubilee this year and Marvel has a host…

How Dan Slott Saved Spider-Man

I have read a lot of Spider-Man comic books. Pretty much everything. I have definitely read every issue of Amazing Spider-Man and believe me when I say that we are currently seeing another golden age in the pages of ASM.…