Tag Archives: Stan Lee

Peter Parker First

While the possible schedules and formats for the series are important for any writer or editor to consider, the purpose of the format is to serve the content. And the lead character drives the content. The central question for any Spider-Man … Continue reading

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The Illusion of Change

As part of the Infinite Spider-Man series, Thomas Mets looks at the Illusion of Change in the comic books. Continue reading

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Did Joe Quesada Lie?

Did Joe Quesada lie about One More Day or One Moment in Time, the Spider-Man stories that retconned Peter Parker’s marriage to Mary Jane? Continue reading

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Avoiding Or Courting Controversy In The Spider-Man comics

Should Dan Slott, Joe Quesada, Stephen Wacker and Alex Alonso avoid controversy in the Spider-Man comics after One More Day? Continue reading

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Other Marvel Families

None of the considerations about what DC does would answer why someone would think it’s okay for other Marvel heroes to marry and have children, but not Marvel’s biggest character. As Spider-Man is the company’s flagship character, and so important … Continue reading

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Why Should There Be A “Real” Spider-Man?

Previous entries were predicated on the assumption that there should be a central Marvel Universe, even if there were going to be some titles on the outside. But it doesn’t have to be that way. If the traditional Marvel Universe … Continue reading

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One More Day’s Mephisto

Since One More Day, there have been many complaints on the internet that the satanic supervillain Mephisto wouldn’t be interested in undoing the marriage and that he wouldn’t have the power to change history so that Peter and Mary Jane … Continue reading

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