With readers all over the globe waiting on bated breath for the first big story arc in the Spidey Uni in recent memory to begin, publisher Marvel Comics is understandably playing their cards close to the chest. But with the series beginning in just a few short weeks, and scribe Dan Slott pumping out plenty of quality “AMAZING SPIDERMAN” issues in the meantime, fans can at least rest easy knowing that they won’t have to sit through another “AVENGERS ACADEMY” filler ish (Or two…but who was counting?). Inside you can check out a short 3 page preview of the series 664th issue that goes on sale this coming Wednesday and get all the details. Read on for the skinny…
If you are like me, and you refused to waste your $3.99 on the last couple of issues in Marvel Comics’ “THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN” monthly, but you are really starting to suffer from withdrawals, then you should probably see a doctor. However, if you are also like me (and millions of other people these days) that have no insurance to do that, well then you are in luck, because this week marks the exciting return of one of Spidey’s most dangerous foes, Anti-Venom. Inside you can get your shaky little mitts on a 5 page preview and all the details. Read on for the skinny…
While it is yet to be seen whether or not things will be as dire in the world of “AMAZING SPIDERMAN” for the real Peter Parker (Take that ‘ULTIMATES’ universe) as it is currently within the pages of “ULTIMATE SPIDERMAN”, one thing we can tell you is that Rick Remender isn’t going to make it any easier. Today it was announced that the upcoming “SPIDER – ISLAND” story-line would be spilling over into the world of Remender’s “VENOM” monthly, and you can get all the details on the story below.
WRITTEN BY: Rick Remender
ILLUSTRATIONS BY: Tom Fowler
“With a whole of city of Spider-Men & Women to fight through, can Flash maintain control of a suit that wants nothing less than to put an end to any and all wall-crawlers? Or will the kill switch finally be thrown on America’s ultimate man in black?
Amazing Spider-Man writer Dan Slott and editor Stephen Wacker went to great lengths to ensure that Venom had a few very important roles in Spider-Island,” said Remender. “I can’t give away who we’ll be seeing Venom go up against, but they are all huge characters and fights that Spider-fans have been itching to see. Tom Fowler’s pages so far are jaw-dropping and there are some legendary bouts >cough
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