If you missed our last Amazing Spider-Man #1 giveaway from May 5th,  Midtown Comics is happy to once again offer some free signed copies of our exclusive J. Scott Campbell Connecting Color Variant Cover. This contest will last from 05/20/14 – 05/27/14. You can only enter the contest once, but can build up more entries by Liking our page on Facebook, Following us on Twitter, Following us on Pinterest, and Tweeting at us about the contest. Read on for more details below:

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  1. In order to enter the contest, you must Like our Midtown Comics page on Facebook.
  2. You must also be following us on Twitter.
  3. To earn additional entries and increase your chances of winning, you can tweet, “I entered to win a free copy of Amazing Spider-Man #1 signed by Dan Slott from @MidtownComics! http://bit.ly/1jRIswj”. You can then submit the URL of your tweet to Rafflecopter. Please note, that you can only tweet this once per day.
  4. You can also follow us on Pinterest.

Thank you for entering, and good luck! The winners will be notified on 05/28/14.

If you missed our Dan Slott signing of Amazing Spider-Man #1 on April 30th, Midtown Comics is happy to offer some free signed copies of our exclusive J. Scott Campbell Connecting Color Variant Cover. We’ve created a fun contest for you to enter for this amazing prize, which will last from 05/07/14 – 05/13/14. You can only enter the contest once, but can build up more entries by Liking our page on Facebook, Following us on Twitter, Following us on Pinterest, and Tweeting at us about the contest. Read on for more details below:

a Rafflecopter giveaway

  1. In order to enter the contest, you must Like our Midtown Comics page on Facebook.
  2. You must also be following us on Twitter.
  3. To earn additional entries and increase your chances of winning, you can tweet, “I entered to win a free copy of Amazing Spider-Man #1 signed by Dan Slott from @MidtownComics! http://bit.ly/1ijlzkJ”. You can then submit the URL of your tweet to Rafflecopter. Please note, that you can only tweet this once per day.
  4. You can also follow us on Pinterest.

Thank you for entering, and good luck! The winners will be announced on 05/14/14.

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by Tom Hairston – Midtown Comics Times Square

Okay, so a lot of you out there might be thinking “I want to start reading the Avengers, but there are so many titles out there, what’s the difference between them? Are they all really Avengers books? Do I have to read them all to know what’s happening?”

Well don’t worry, I’m here to help as I’ve written a breakdown of what each of the “Avengers” titles are currently about, what audience they are aimed at, and of course, answering whether or not it actually is about the Avengers.

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Marvel cosplayers at the Marvel Cake Boss event. Photo by Ron Gejon.

This Monday, February 18th, at 9/8c, TLC’s hit series Cake Boss celebrates over fifty years of Spider-Man with a one of a kind super heroic cake that is nothing short of amazing!

In this special episode, Buddy, the Cake Boss himself,  is summoned to Marvel Entertainment’s headquarters and takes on the ultimate super heroic challenge- create a cake worthy of Spider-Man 50th Anniversary for a special rooftop celebration brought to you by Marvel and Midtown Comics! It’s a battle of super heroes and super villains as the team struggles to complete one of their most complicated cakes ever—but just what does that mean for everyone’s favorite Friendly Neighborhood Super Hero?

Don’t miss a moment of this historic event—check out TLC’s Cake Boss on Monday, February 18th at 9/8C!

For more on TLC’s Cake Boss, please visit http://tlc.howstuffworks.com/tv/cake-boss.

28 Aug, 2012

Five Favorite Moments in Spider-Man History

Posted by Raphael in: Opinion | No Comments

Midtown Bloggerinos! Raph here, with a special post regarding our favorite wall-crawler! This year marks the 50th anniversary of Spider-Man’s first appearance, and we here at Midtown got to be involved in a special party with Marvel Comics involving the Cake Boss, Buddy Valastro, making a brilliant cake to celebrate. I’ll wait until the episode premiere to actually get into it, but for now, I’d like to share some of my favorite moments in Spider-Man’s history.

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03 Jul, 2012

SPIDER-MAN MOVIE RETROSPECTIVE

Posted by Raphael in: Reviews | No Comments

Midtown Bloggerinos! Raph here, and with Amazing Spider-Man in theaters now, I thought I’d take a brief look back at the first trilogy!

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