Tag Archives: Spider-Man

Episode 48- Spider-Man Retrospectifi

Your friendly neighbourhood fandom feeders are back and they have fifteen years’ worth of Spider-Man movies to discuss. In our Retrospectifi we revisit the Sam Raimi Spider-Man trilogy as well as Mac Webb’s divisive Amazing Spider-Man 1 and 2.

We also discuss our favourite entries into the franchise and those … Continue Reading

Episode 33- Watching Watchmen, Gawping at Guardians, Staring at Spidey!

This podcast is afraid of me, I have seen its true face!

Dan, Josh and Danny B are back to chat all about the seminal graphic novel that changed the face of superhero fiction forever; Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ Watchmen.

We take some comments from our loyal listeners on … Continue Reading

Marvel’s Unsung (Supporting) Heroes

As much as every superhero fan loves the flights of fancy of seeing super powers in action, battles against super villains and world saving feats, they would be nothing without the down to earth drama of these heroes’ personal lives.
The soap-opera aspect of comics was really pushed by Stan
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Under the Marvel Christmas Tree- Part 1

Ah, those first few days January!

The bitter cold, the endless leftovers and of course the frantic dash to the shopping centre to return the ill-considered gifts that you assured your friends and relatives were ‘just what you always wanted’.

Not to worry, whatever you received this year I’m sure Continue Reading

10 Surprisingly Good Pre-Arkham Superhero Games

The wait continues for a serviceable PC port for Rocksteady’s Arkham Knight.

Having exhausted the previous games in the series I’ve decided to look to the past while I await the future.

Conventional wisdom dictates that prior to Batman:Arkham Asylum, but that’s both poppycock and balderdash

There’s no debating … Continue Reading

Costumes on Trial

When Fox released the above image of its titular antagonist in X-Men: Age of Apocalypse, the voice of fandom did what the voice of fandom does. Fans took to social media, hastily assembling memes comparing the design of the character to Power Rangers villain Ivan Ooze and drawing unfavourable … Continue Reading

My Fashion Sense Is Tingling! The Spinning Of Spidey’s Top 10 Threads

With the new Sony/Marvel Studios co-produced Spider-Man reboot quickly approaching we are getting dribs and drabs of information about the production.  As a director and lead were announced we also heard rumblings of more of a focus on high school life within the film, a John Hughes influence, more comedic … Continue Reading