Midtownies! It’s Raph and it’s time to take a look at some of these new #1’s. This time we’re going to look at two of the cornerstones of the DCU: The Green Lanterns!

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Hello Midtown Blog Watchers (yes you too Uatu), Raph’s back with another installment of Fear Itself with Matt Fraction! Matt really outdid himself with Issue number Three of Fear Itself, and we sat down to talk about it. A warning: there are spoilers on the issue itself, as well as a juicy tidbit involving Captain America and Ed Brubaker! Enjoy!

 

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Another star spotted at Midtown Comics! This time it was Andrew Garfield who will be playing Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the upcoming Spider-Man reboot. Garfield was spotted at Midtown’s Time Square location shopping for Spider-Man back issues! Could this be more research for the role? The Amazing Spider-Man will hit theaters July 3rd 2012 and stars  along side Garfield,  Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Martin Sheen, Denis Leary, Chris Zylka, Irrfan Khan, and C. Thomas Howell. Read the rest of this entry »

Greeting Merry Midtown Men and Women! For the past few months, the Ultimate Universe has had a foreboding banner on its two main books. Both Ultimate Comics Spider-Man and Ultimate Comics Avengers vs. Ultimates have featured the banner: The Death of Spider-Man! Not a hoax! Not a dream!

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First it was FANTASTIC FOUR #587 and the death of Johnny Storm. Now it’s ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN #160 and the possible death of Peter Parker. Are polybags are the new variant? In this case they’re both!

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Via Marvel.com

Last week at a special event sponsored by Marvel and the FDNY held at Midtown Comics, Marvel super heroes Spider-Man and Captain America along with our very own editor Bill Rosemann and members of the FDNY swung by to educate the children of PS 51 Elias Howe on fire safety.