Spider Island

Why Marvel’s ‘Spider Island’ Shouldn’t Work — And Why It Definitely Does
Why Marvel’s ‘Spider Island’ Shouldn’t Work — And Why It Definitely Does
"Spider Island" shouldn't be good. I mean, when you get right down to it, there's nothing about it that seems like it would work: Throwback villains, a big high concept involving three other franchises and a handful of second-stringers that get their own mini-series, tie-ins from characters that are related purely by the narrow geography of the Marvel universe, it all sounds like it sho
Don’t Ask! Just Buy It! – Oct. 5, 2011: Hold On, Nancy’s Coming
Don’t Ask! Just Buy It! – Oct. 5, 2011: Hold On, Nancy’s Coming
Reading Comics author Douglas Wolk runs down the hottest comics and graphic novels coming out this week. KEY: * "Troglodytes... cavemen" ^ One interpretation superimposed on another % The germs of the transcendental terms * ^ ACTION COMICS #2 Grant Morrison and Rags Morales are joined by Brent Anderson for five pages of this issue, as part of DC's ongoing "no, really, let's make thi
Link Ink: The Joker Menaces ‘Batman: Arkham City,’ New ‘Tales Designed To Thrizzle’ And ‘Scarlet Spider-Island’
Link Ink: The Joker Menaces ‘Batman: Arkham City,’ New ‘Tales Designed To Thrizzle’ And ‘Scarlet Spider-Island’
Gaming: New key art of the Joker from Batman: Arkham City has surfaced. He looks somewhat sicklier than normal. Movies: After numerous delays, the Vancouver Sun reports that The Wolverine will finally begin shooting in November. Costumes: New images from The Amazing Spider-Man show Spidey's new costume's soles...
The Spider-Man Panel: Spider-Island, Punisher, Daredevil, Return of the Spider-Clone [Comic-Con]
The Spider-Man Panel: Spider-Island, Punisher, Daredevil, Return of the Spider-Clone [Comic-Con]
Senior Editor Steve Wacker led an all-star panel of Spider-Man talent on Friday at Comic-Con International in San Diego, where the Marvel crew discussed what fans can expect from the upcoming "Spider Island" event, whereby everybody in Manhattan finds themselves in possession of the same powers as Spider-Man, as well as new series like Daredevil and The Punisher...