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Miles Morales is in big trouble. First he decided to dress up as Spider-Man and swing around NYC (too soon, man… too soon). Then he comes face to face with Spider-Woman, and decides to give her lip. How does this lead to the black costume? It’s answered in this issue.
Or -“In Which Life Is, Indeed, Somewhat Like A Hurricane…” Y’know, I’m breaking my carefully planned and meticulously balanced Retro Review schedule to do today’s review, but what the heck? It’s the holidays! (And besides, pretty much all the Faithful Spoilerites are all too aware that I am far from meticulous nor all that much of a planner…)
When it comes to adaptations, there are two ways you can go about it – a really good adaptation, or a really bad one. In the case of The Adventures of Tintin, Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson have done something quite different – done an adaptation that is better than the source material.
Or – “People Keep Telling Me This Is Good…” I’m always fascinated by the weird things that comic fans say. I was recently told that I HAD to pick up this book because, and I quote, “It’s X-Men and it’s finally good again!” The thought process seemed to be that if I wasn’t reading X-Men, it was only because I didn’t REALIZE that the titles were in an upswing, and that there was no possible way that I wouldn’t want to jump onboard this title if it was in any way readable. ReGenesis has seemed to be just another sales…