JR takes us back nearly a decade to tackle one of the most controversial Spider-Man stories of all times. He looks at Amazing Spider-Man 511 which featured the Sins Past storyline. *Did JR like idea of Norman Osborn having an affair with Gwen Stacy? *As that storyline was going on in Amazing, in Spectacular Spider-Man he was gaining organic web shooters with another controversial storyline with the Queen. *Another major storyline was going on in Marvel Knights Spider-Man where he fought a dozen of his biggest villains and Venom received a new host.
Highlights include: *George reviews two episodes of the Ultimate Spider-Man cartoon. He tackles season one, episode three called Doomed. He also reviews the season season, episode 16 called Ultimate Deadpool. *Spider-Satellites with Kevin and Brad. The two review ten issues. Those include: Superior Foes #3 Venom #40-41 Mighty Avengers #1 Morbius #9 Scarlet Spider #22 Superior Team-Up #3 Ultimate Spider-Man #27 Superior Carnage # 2 and #3
Topics include:*We continue to answer your message board questions. *Should Flash Thompson continue to wear the Venom symbiote? *What was the absolute worst Clone Saga storyline? *Pros and cons of digital downloads *What character from other Spider-Media should be included in the comics? *Stories you didn't like, but liked how they were told.
Topics include: *Bertone Bio of the Jackal. He takes him from his first appearance up to his most recent appearance in Superior Team Up. *Message Board question and answers. * What Dan Slott storyline would make a good movie? * If marijuana were legalize would Marvel let Spidey smoke it in a comic? Yes, that was an actual question. lol *How did the Ben Reilly phone relationship start with Aunt May? *Best Spider-Man prose novel. *What Spider-Man character that is in other media be brought into the comics? *Thoughts on the Denny O'Neil Spider-Man run.
Episode 253:Superior 18 Review, Dafoe Not Dafan, Alice Cooper as Goblin, Spidey Blamed for Violence in Venezuela
Topics include: *Willam Dafoe not Dafan of Amazing Spider-Man movie *Alice Cooper could soon play the Green Goblin in the Spider-Man Musical *The Venezuela President is blaming Spider-Man for the violence in his country. *Thoughts on Dan Slott taking on the Silver Surfer and the "end" teaser. We recorded this a few days before it was released what the projects are, but it's a good discussion. *Review of Superior Spider-Man #18
The panel shares their top 10 greatest Spider-Man artists of all time. Newsarama recently put out a top ten list of it's own and there were some glaring omissions from it, namely Sal Buscema. In this episode Brad, Kevin, Chris, Josh, Don, George and JR all share their lists. Is Ditko on top or Romita? Find out in this show.There are even some names on the lists that you would never think would make a top ten list.
We answer your dozens of message board questions in this episode. Highlights include,
*Is Spider-Man still Marvel's flagship character or has he been moved aside for the Avengers? *Writer Roger Stern has an omnibus coming out of his time on Spider-Man. The panel ranks where Stern ranks on their list of favorites. *There have been several Goblin mysteries over the years, which ones were the best? *Most overrated Spider-Creators