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Walter White from Breaking Bad is Secretly Spider-Man

Breaking Bad is actually just a really elaborate and modern take on the origin of the amazing Spider-Man.  Other than the obvious fact that both of character’s names use alliteration (Walter White and Peter Parker), both have secret identities to [...]

July 21, 2014 Movies and TV
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The Return of Doctor Octopus

The fall of Doctor Octopus was written in the cards early on. Peter Parker is such a popular icon of the comic book industry that there was no way that he could forever be erased from the universe without a [...]

July 4, 2014 Features
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Review: The Amazing Spider-Man #3

Amazing Spider-Man #3 begins the story with Cindy aka “SILK“, a newly introduced character who was apparently bitten by the same spider. Cindy is still mysterious and interesting thanks to a previously thought dead character. From there we move into [...]

June 30, 2014 Reviews
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A Tangled Web: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review

I make a habit of not reading any reviews on a movie until I’ve seen it first.  I feel that doing so taints any perception I might have going into it.  After sitting through it and mulling it over, I [...]

May 4, 2014 Movies and TV
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Marvel Comics Sneaky Preview: Ultimate Spider-Man #200

Original Ultimate Spider-Man creator and still current/only series writer Brian Michael Bendis? Got him. Artists such as Sara Pichelli who made history as the co-creator of the first African/Hispanic Spider-Man, Miles Morales? Got her too. Spidey? Duh, of course. Peter [...]

March 16, 2014 News
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5 Most Romantic Couples for Valentine’s Day

It's Valentine's Day! Stop by Comic Booked to indulge in some obvious (or maybe not so obvious) romance themed goodness (or badness!). [...]

February 14, 2014 Features
Superior Spider-Man #15

Review: Superior Spider-Man #15

Well, there are all kinds of goblins running around New York these days, aren’t there? Oh, as always: SPOILERS! After narrowly surviving the fall of Shadowland, Hobgoblin is on the run and it isn’t just the Superior Spider-Man who is [...]

August 9, 2013 Reviews
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First Look: Superior Spider-Man #9

Superior No More in Superior Spider-Man #9!?  Does this mean Peter Parker is already returning?  I sure hope not – I want this whole Doc Ock being Spider-Man to play for just a bit longer.  For anyone that thinks Marvel [...]

April 2, 2013 Reviews
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On Sale Today: Amazing Spider-Man #700

Dan Slott has been tasked with being the writer that has to truly take Spider-Man to the next level. Regardless of loving him or hating him; you can’t deny the man has made Amazing Spider-Man a must read title. My [...]

December 26, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Amazing Spider-Man #698

Well, it’s finally here. The issue of Amazing Spider-Man that, according to his Twitter and Facebook, has caused writer Dan Slott to go into hiding for a while. So, what’s all the hoopla about? The issue, written by Slott with [...]

November 23, 2012 Reviews
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CBH Report: Raimi Calls Amazing Spider-Man “Shortsighted and Mindless”

Amazing Spider-Man had everything people wanted.  The reviews were good.  The money it pulled in was excellent.  Critics and fans fell in love with Gwen Stacy almost as much as Peter Parker.  But one Spidey fan in particular found it [...]

October 23, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Amazing Spider-Man #692

As you’ve seen across ComicBooked.com this last week and a bit, there’s a lot of focus on Spider-Man. He’s turning 50 after all! We’ve covered reviews of the first and second Spider-Man movies and a lot of commentary on stories [...]

August 31, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Revolt with David Gillette: Spider-Man Turns 50

Comic Revolt pays tribute to the outside-the-box thinking that Stan Lee and Steve Ditko used in creating Peter Parker, the amazing Spider-Man. In the year 2012, it’s hard to imagine Spider-Man as anything but your archetypal comic book character with [...]

August 30, 2012 Features, Reviews
"A Legend is Born"

Spidey Is 50!: What’s Done is Done

Just in the last year alone, there have been two attempts at retelling Spider-Man’s origin:  the graphic novel ​Spider-Man: Season One​ and the Hollywood reboot ​Amazing Spider-Man​.  Before that, there had been so many variations across comic books, animated series, [...]

August 28, 2012 Features, Reviews
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First Look Spider-Men #5

Remember when Marvel said they wouldn’t be doing crossovers between the 616 and Ultimate universes? Yeah, me too. But to be fair, this series has actually turned out rather well so far. Not only is Mysterio is a relevant villain [...]

August 22, 2012 Reviews