With a new Secret Wars on the horizon, I figured it might be a good time to look back the Regan administration, a time when Jim Shooter was editor-in-chief, Professor X was still alive and nobody had broken Captain America’s shield… yet. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars #1 awaits!
Press Release This July, enter an arachnid-infested realm like you’ve never seen as SPIDER-ISLAND #1 crashes into Battleworld this July! Two exciting creative teams bring you two stories per issue jam-packed with wallcrawling and webslinging!
There are a lot of power-conveying weapons, accessories and trinkets in the various fictional universes we love, but more than a few of them seem to have things in common… Some fictional heroes are about the head, some heroes are about the fist, but for a special few, the gimmick is all in the wrist! Welcome to Ten Things!
In a world somewhat like the Marvel Universe, it was Gwendolyn Stacy, not Peter Parker who was bitten by a radioactive insect during a science exhibition. Never before has the phrased “because you demanded it” been greeted with quite so much instant gratification… Your Major Spoilers review of Spider-Gwen #1 awaits!
Jason Latour is making comics history this week. He is the first creator to get a chance to bring the iconic Gwen Stacy into a light she has never been seen in before. Spider-Gwen #1 hits shelves today and was brought there by the roaring fanfare Jason’s work in the pages of Edge of Spider-Verse #2 received where the character was first introduced.
Press Release Peter Parker may be back from Spider-Verse, but his troubles are far from over! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look inside AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16.1, the first chapter of SPIRAL! One of the most celebrated Spider-Man writers of all-time, Gerry Conway returns to the webhead alongside blockbuster artist Carlo Barberi for an all-new tale of crime and corruption in the dark corners of the Marvel Universe. That’s right, the man who brought you some of the most shocking and iconic Spidey stories in history returns for a new story that’s sure to be no exception!
Like any comic nerd, I have opinions. George Perez is amazing, The Wasp is the greatest Avengers leader in history, not enough people appreciate the beauty of the black-and-white ‘Deadly Hands Of Kung-Fu’ title from the 1970s. But it’s not all beer and Skittles, even in my head, and sometimes I worry that I’m too hard on the comics of the 1990s, and so today I’m going to re-examine one as a grown-up, and see if younger me was overly critical. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Spider-Man #1 awaits!
It’s Finally Friday! Join Major Spoilers EIC, Stephen Schleicher and enjoy a drink and talk about the week that was.
Valentine’s Day is almost here and in honour of a holiday celebrating love, here’s a list of couples in love from comics we love. Major Spoilers presents you with Top 5 Comic Book Couples!
Press Release Your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is swinging in to protect a new neighborhood this March as he teams up with New Attilan’s own Inhumans and the all-new Captain America in March’s AMAZING SPIDER-MAN SPECIAL #1! From Jimmy Kimmel Live writer Jeff Loveness and rising star artist Luca Pizzari – AMAZING SPIDER-MAN SPECIAL #1 kicks off a blockbuster three part story, all written by Loveness, bringing you a team-up trifecta the likes of which you’ve never seen before.
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast – Did you hear the news about Spider-Man!? Also, DC gives us 24 new number ones, the A-Force is coming, Ei8ht#1, Hulk #11, Niko and the Sword of Light, and Guardians of the Galaxy and X-Men: The Black Vortex Alpha #1 get reviewed.