Amazing Spider-Man #669: Spidey and YOU!

You read it right! Spidey’s lookin’ for one guy-or gal to grace the cover of ASM #669 with him and be one of his amazing friends! You might be thinkin’ “what are my chances of winning”? It’s easy! Just pre-order the book now online or in-store, and a winner will be randomly selected and notified on August 16th, 2011.  If you win, we’ll ask you for your favorite photo, and our friends at Marvel will do the rest. Plus the winner will receive an additional 25 copies of their cover FREE to share with friends! All pre-orders are due by August 15th to qualify. The more copies you purchase, the better your chances of winning!

Pre-order the book here for your chance to win!

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And now a 5 Q’s with Dan Slott regarding his run as the solo writer of Amazing Spider-Man! This is the first of MANY interviews I’ll have for you in the next week… enjoy!
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Hey there Midtown Blogadoccios, Raph here this time to let you know about some “Amazing” events going down with Spider-Man, as well as with Midtown Comics itself! Spider-Island is set to start with Amazing Spider Man issue #666, and it looks to be one of the biggest Spider-Man events in recent memory! Midtown Comics, the largest comics retailer in the world (and employers of yours truly) are having some huge things done to celebrate this new Spidey event!

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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 »

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.