Here are some things I wrote and things I did in 2012 that I thought were kind of cool and possibly of interest to people In January, I wrote some more offbeat pieces, such as an interview with literary novelist Michael Malone about his time writing the daytime soap ONE LIFE TO LIVE as that […]
In which Kelly Sue DeConnick walks me through the most unfortunate things to happen to Spider-Man outside of that musical. Read on, if you dare!
Aaron & Kubert Ready to ASTONISH With SPIDER-MAN & WOLVERINE By Zack Smith As announced yesterday, Marvel will relaunch Astonishing X-Men as part of a new “Astonishing” line designed to bring in new readers. Their first new addition to the line? A six-issue Astonishing Spider-Man and Wolverine miniseries. What’s so astonishing about it? Well, the […]
Writer Paul Tobin Ready to Continue MARVEL ADVENTURES By Zack Smith Recent solicitations that Marvel’s all-ages Marvel Adventures books were ending had us concerned. Like most things this writer worries about, these concerns turned out to be unnecessary and stupid: Marvel is relaunching Marvel Adventures: Spider-Man and Marvel Adventures: Super Heroes this March with all-new […]
Remembering Spider-Man 2099 With Peter David, III By Zack Smith Our talk with Peter David looking back at Spider-Man 2099 concludes today, with David exploring how he’d do the 2099 universe today, the non-menace of Bloodaxe, and how, pun intended, his work is sometimes ahead of its time. Read the full interview here!
Remembering Spider-Man 2099 With Peter David, II By Zack Smith Our three-part talk with Peter David about Spider-Man 2099 continues today. In this installment, David explains how several of the series’ loose ends were supposed to resolve, dealing with critics, teaming Spider-Man 2099 up with his modern-day counterpart, an action sequence that repeated itself, […]
Fan-favorite writer Peter David in an extensive look back at the 1990s series about the Spider-Man of the future.
Making His Marvel’s Models: Paul Tobin on Models, Inc. By Zack Smith Aside from superheroes, the Marvel Universe has always been a breeding ground for…models. Yes, Patsy Walker and Millie the Model once enjoyed their own long-running books, and that tradition is finally returning in the new miniseries Models, Inc., a four-issue Marvel Universe […]
Back Into the Web: Roger Stern on Amazing Spider-Man By Zack Smith The Hobgoblin. The wedding of Peter Parker and Mary Jane. “The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man.” Some of the most legendary Spider-Man stories ever were written by Roger Stern…and next month, he’s back. A favorite among fans and pros alike, Stern is also […]
A Colleen Coover Catch Up – All Things Marvel and More By Zack Smith posted: 2008-06-11 16:52:00 ET It’s impossible not to smile when you see Colleen Coover’s art. The Portland-based artist, previously known for her adult-oriented series Small Favors and the more kid-friendly Banana Sunday from Oni, has gained a new and massive fan […]