The Many Spider-Women Of Marvel Comics Today (Amazing SPOILERS)

We may be about to get two Barbara Gordons. But what about Spider-Woman? There seems to be more or her than ever before… So Spider-Woman is called Spider-Woman in Spider-Woman. Spider-Gwen is called Spider-Woman, from Spider-Gwen #1 And now, from today's Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Girl is now called Spider-Woman Cross-Time Crossover anyone? And for anyone who […]

Prints Charming: Spider-Gwen, Silk And Spider-Woman All Get Multiple Variants

An irregular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run extra first print copies in the initial run, set them aside and put a second print cover on them. It can be a marketing […]

Bleeding Cool Bestseller List – 22nd February 2015 – Justice Smashes Silk

This is the Top Ten Bleeding Cool Bestseller List, as compiled by a number of comic stores from their sales on Wednesday and Thursday. It measures what are known as the "Wednesday Warriors", those who can't wait to the weekend to get this week's comics. We salute you, and the keenness you bring to your […]

Cover Variance: Two For Spider-Gwen And Silk #2

Here are the full versions of the Phantom variant of Silk #2, taking on Amazing Spider-Man #300 just as they did with Spider-Gwen #1. And the Dynamic Forces version of Spider-Gwen #2 by Jerome Opena.  

Silk #1 Sells Out, Goes To Second Print

  The word comes through… Diamond Comic Distributors is all out of Spider-Man spinoff Silk #1, arriving in comic stores this Wednesday. Which means the only way to get copies will be to buy one of the many tens of thousands of comics in comics stores on Wednesday in a variety of covers… Oh and here's […]

In One Week, In Two Weeks – From Silk #1 To Spider-Gwen #1

Coming next Wednesday…. the launch of Ei8ht, Mutiversity Mastermen,  Monster Motors, Robert Heinelin's Citizen of The Galaxy, Secret Identities, Sparks Nevada: Marshal On Mars, Marvel Universe Guardians Of The Galaxy, Silk, Pirate Eye, Stray, Plunder, King: Mandrake The Magician, Legenderry: Green Hornet and Pathfinder Origins. And the week after? Suiciders, Orphan Black, TMNT Mutanimals and… Spider-Gwen #1! […]

In One Week, In Two Weeks – Secret Six To Darth Vader

Next week, we get the launches of Darth Vader, TNT Mutanimals, Empty, Joe Frankenstein, D4ve, Harley Quinn Valentine's Day Special, Princeless Pirate Princess, Cavewoman, Help Us Great Warrior, Legenderry: Red Sonja, Frozen, Harvester, Divinity – and the long awaited Secret Six #2. And in two weeks? Ei8ht, Mutiversity Mastermen,  Monster Motors, Robert Heinelin's Citizen of […]

Silk Beats Spider-Gwen On Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire! And […]

Could We Get A Fourth Female Spider-Title?

We have Spider-Woman. We have Silk. We have Spider-Gwen. We do not have a Spider-Girl ongoing series. But we could. On Tuesday, Spider-Girl co-creator Tom DeFalco posted, Attention all SPIDER-GIRL fans, please mark January 21 on your calendars. SPIDER-VERSE TEAM-UP #3 goes on sale and features an all-new SPIDER-GIRL story by Ron Frenz, Sal Buscema […]

Dan Slott Tells The Internet How Silk Got Her Own Series

On the CBR message boards (oh wait, I just got what this must have referred to now), Amazing Spider-Man writer Dan Slott took time out from his New Year to address his issues with message boards. Too many fans online pick at interviews, tweets, videos– what have you– and desperately try to fill in the […]

Silk Gets On-Going Series From Robbie Thompson And Stacey Lee

The other female led Spider-verse on-going announced today at the Marvel Spider-Verse panel is Silk. Robbie Thompson will be writing the tales of Cindy Moon, the other teenager bitten by the radioactive spider that gave Peter Parker his powers. Art for the series will be provided by Stacey Lee and covers by Dave Johnson.   […]