Parker! I want reasons! Reasons why that new deal Marvel/Sony did is good! And don't tell me it's because now Spider-Man can appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe! I don't care about Spider-Man! He's a menace! He's a threat! He's a buffoon! Tell me some other reasons!
The recent Sony hack has given some insight into just how unsure Sony is about its Spider-Man franchise, but whatever happens next, here's hoping they know how to show Peter Parker and Spider-Man on the big screen.
A conversation I had with Lightninglouie on his post about Slate's Amazing Spider-Man 2 review got me thinking a little more about an aspect of the Spider-Man mythos that the movie changes- and how this reinventing of Peter Parker is making him less of an interesting character. Mild TASM2 Spoilers below the cut!
Welcome, gals and pals, to another Comic Book Wednesday! This Wednesday I'd like to introduce a special guest writer: Mr. Fishnets! Mr. Fishnets loves Ultimate Spider-Man and he adores Miles Morales, the half-black/half-latino young man who currently dons the Spider-Man mask in the Ultimate universe. For those who…