JR takes us back 20 years and spotlights the Spider-books that came out in June of 1994. He takes on *Amazing Spider-Man #390 *Spider-Man # 47 * Spectacular Spider-Man # 213 *Web of Spider-Man # 113 20 years ago all these books had variant covers and we're just a couple months away from the Clone Saga.
In this episode we discuss the latest Spider-news. The topics include:
*A Korean Spider-Man statue had to be taken down due to a "giant sized man thing." *Ever wonder how to make a Spider-Bra? *Prince George is a Spider-Man fan? *A new Spider-even called Across the Spider-verse is coming up with a new five issue mini-series *Sony's disappointment with the box office take of the Amazing Spider-Man 2. *Miles Morales joins the All New X-Men? *A Dollar General employee was fired for yelling at two allegedly shoplifters as their son dressed in a Spider-Man shirt sat in the front seat. This is one of funniest topics we've ever done thanks to JR who is hilarious in this topic. *Amazing Spider-Man 1 has sold more than 500,000 copies thanks to variants. *The third season of the Ultimate Spider-Man cartoon will have a Webbed Warriors arc. *A man is protesting the numerous potholes in his city by dressing up as Spidey and informing traffic to call city hall. *We also welcome Michael aka Stillanerd as a full-time panelist.
In this episode we talk to author Daniel Wallace. He wrote the book "The World According to Spider-Man." He has written a new Spider-Man book that has some very fun items in it. Those include Peter Parker's report card, Aunt May's wheatcake recipe, a firing letter from J. Jonah Jameson among many others. The book is written in Spider-Man's voice and is a fun read.
We answer your dozens of message board questions in this show. Highlights include: *What we thought of the music in the Amazing Spider-Man 2 movie *What Marvel characters would be fun to appear on the Muppet Show? *What are the best female Spider-Man villains? *What is J. Jonah Jameson's beef with Spider-Man all about? *Why is there a backlash against the Sam Raimi Spider-Man films?
Here are the topics we cover in Spider-News *Petition for Directors cut of ASM2 blu ray *Voice of 1990's Doc Ock from the Spider-Man cartoon dies. *Retailers getting a lot of damaged copies of Amazing Spider-Man # 1 *McDonalds is doing a first with Spider-Man toys. They're releasing both boy and girl Spider-Man toys. *Comixology has been purchased by Amazon and the changes that are coming with it. *Spider-Man 100th anniversary issue *Explosions of Amazing Spider-Man #1 variants and the rarest one of all. *May had a "Dress as Spider-Man At Work" Day. *Andrew Garfield got in a bit of trouble talking about Spidey's costume and was accused of being sexist. *The Mego Spider-Man is making a return.