Spider-Man

Interview: J.M. DeMatteis on Kraven’s Last Hunt
15 Nov. 2018

Interview: J.M. DeMatteis on Kraven’s Last Hunt


Kurtis calls up writer J.M. DeMatteis to talk about his famous Kraven’s Last Hunt story that was told throughout all three Spider-titles in 1987. Together, they discuss the inner workings of Kraven’s mind, the use of words and text, the amazing Mike Zeck, and how it all came together like capturing lightning in a bottle. […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17b: Kraven’s Last Hunt
08 Nov. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17b: Kraven’s Last Hunt


Widely accepted as one of the greatest Spider-Man stories ever told, Kraven’s Last Hunt is the feature of this week’s thrilling episode! Adam and Kurtis go through these six issues in detail and get into the mind of Kraven the Hunter and why this story has stayed relevant thirty years later! Issues discussed: Web of […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 18: Venom
11 Oct. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 18: Venom


This is it! The big three-oh-oh! Amazing Spider-Man hits 300 and Kurtis and Adam are on board to talk about the debut of Venom! Hear them discuss the coming of Todd McFarlane, the kidnapping of Mary Jane Watson-Parker, Life in the Mad Dog Ward and much, much more! Issues discussed: Amazing Spider-Man #295-310, Annual #22, […]

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Interview: Jim Salicrup on Spider-Man
04 Oct. 2018

Interview: Jim Salicrup on Spider-Man


In today’s interview episode, Kurtis welcomes back Jim Salicrup to the show to talk about that time he edited Spider-Man comics in the late 80s/early 90s! The discussion includes such memorable Spider-Moments like the reveal of the Hobgoblin’s identity, Kraven’s Last Hunt, the Wedding of Peter and Mary Jane and the origin of Venom! Plus, […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17a: Hobgoblin Revealed/The Wedding
27 Sep. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 17a: Hobgoblin Revealed/The Wedding


Adam and Kurtis tackle the first half of the Kraven’s Last Hunt Epic Collection that deals with the big reveal of the Hobgoblin’s secret identity, the origin of the Rose, and the wedding of Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson! This is a very interesting behind the scenes time for Spider-Man and you will hear […]

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Interview: Larry Lieber on Amazing Spider-Man Newspaper Strip
20 Sep. 2018

Interview: Larry Lieber on Amazing Spider-Man Newspaper Strip


We are back with round two with none other than Larry Lieber! Kurtis asks him questions about the Amazing Spider-Man Newspaper Strip from which he recently retired, they discuss the writing process¬† of his novel, and Larry shares stories of being in the service in the 50s! Note: This is a companion episode to Amazing […]

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Interview: Erik Larsen on Spider-Man
09 Aug. 2018

Interview: Erik Larsen on Spider-Man


In this all-new episode, Kurtis talks to Erik Larsen about the two times he took over Spider-Man from Todd McFarlane, his short stints on Excalibur (Marvel Comics Presents) and Punisher, and what it means to be part of a long line of creators trying to develop a characters in a new and different way. This […]

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Interview: Larry Lieber
12 Jul. 2018

Interview: Larry Lieber


There are only a few people still alive who were there at the beginning of the Marvel Age of comics. Larry Lieber is one of them! Larry wrote many stories and scripted many of Stan’s plots in the early days and for the past 30 years has been writing and drawing the Spider-Man newspaper comic […]

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Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 21: Return of the Sinister Six
21 Jun. 2018

Amazing Spider-Man, Ep. 21: Return of the Sinister Six


Kurtis and Adam return to the Amazing Spider-Man to discuss the dynamic pairing of writer David Michelinie and artist Erik Larsen! The Return of the Sinister Six, Venom, and the Black Fox, plus the debut of Cardiac! Also, Spidey battles Doctor Doom, loses his powers and goes to Scotland (but not all in the same […]

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Interview: Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz on Amazing Spider-Man
15 Jul. 2017

Interview: Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz on Amazing Spider-Man


Kurtis managed to get Tom DeFalco and Ron Frenz on the line at the same time to talk about their classic run on Amazing Spider-Man! This is the team behind Silver Sable, Puma, the alien symbiote, baby Normie Osborn, Mary Jane finding out Peter’s secret, and new revelations about the Hobgoblin, and it is all […]

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