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The Surprising, Subtle Feminism of the Spider-Man Trilogy

Bear with us.

Hear me out: I’m looking forward to the Spider-Man reboot. I really am! I know it’s not the most worthwhile endeavor in the world, but I’m sure the MCU will do right by the character, and I’m happy to watch that all happen. You go, Uncle Ben! Die onscreen a third time! And now continue to hear me out: I hope the new movie reaches the heights of progressiveness regarding its female characters that the original Spider-Man trilogy did. No, really!

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Gwenpool Gets Her Shot at a Solo Series This December

This fall, Gwenpool finds herself in a three-part arc in Howard the Duck. Then, in December, she gets a special issue in Gwenpool Special #1, where she hits up She-Hulk's Christmas party. Note to self: don't bring fruit cake to that party, lest I end up getting killed for it.

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Spider-Gwen Is Taking Over All Of Marvel’s Covers And It’s Stugwendous

Gwenom. The InGwenible Hulk. The Mighty AGwengers. G.W.E.N.D.O.K.

Gwen Stacy is taking over twenty different Marvel comics next month with her own series of cosplay-esque variant covers! She's taking on the personas of all your favorite heroes, drawn by some rad folks - and they've even teased a "Brian Michael Gwendis" cover from Chip Zdarsky.

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Things We Saw Today: The World’s Most Adorable Scarlet Witch

Collector Corps, assemble!

So cute! So badass!

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The Superhero Hoodies We Deserve are Now Available on Etsy for a Limited Time

Face it, tiger... we just hit the jackpot!

CoyotePopClothing's handmade-to-order superhero hoodies are 100% polyester, come in sizes XS-3XL, and are only available for a limited time (suspected closing date is January 23rd).

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Listen To Gwen Stacy’s Band “The Mary Janes” From Edge Of Spider-Verse #2

Face it tiger, you hit the jackpot.

Did you grab Jason Latour and Robbi Rodriguez's Edge of Spider-Verse #2 yesterday? If you didn't, you should - it's an alternate reality comic where Gwen Stacy takes on the Spider-mantle. In the story, Gwen has a band, "The Mary Janes" - and now you can hear their hit single.

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Pull It Together: Leaving Megalopolis, The Wicked + The Divine, and… Gwen Stacy as Spider-Woman?!

We've got issues. Lots of issues.

Welcome to Pull It Together, where the goal is to narrow the massive field of comic book titles to the ones you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

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Gwen Stacy Is Spidey In An Issue Of A New Marvel AU Coming This Fall

Can we get an Emma Stone movie adaptation of this, stat?

Peter Parker and Miles Morales are great, sure; but wouldn't the world just be a little bit more exciting if Gwen Stacy had been bitten by that radioactive spider first? That's the story the Marvel team is going to explore in an upcoming issue of their new AU "Edge of Spider-Verse."

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This Ginger Kid Accurately Expresses Our Feels About Gwen Stacy In Amazing Spider-Man 2

He just can't, and neither can we.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 had (many) flaws, but I think the ending of the film was perfectly tragic. Obviously this child agrees, because he is having none of it. Watch him freak out over how much he just can't with ASM2 and prepare to strongly identify.

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Brand New Amazing Spider-Man 2 Clips Reveal a Lot About the Movie’s Peter/Gwen Plot

With great spoilers come great responsibility. Or however Martin Sheen wants to paraphrase it.

If there was one place that Amazing Spider-Man beat its predecessor, it was that its characters felt a lot more like real people, and the sequel wants to expand on that by throwing a wrench into Peter and Gwen's relationship. All that on top of a movie that seems to have an unlimited supply of villains. That's a whole lot for one movie.

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Call Gwen Stacy a Damsel In Distress Around Emma Stone At Your Peril

That's What She Said

Hot tip for if any of you end up interviewing Emma Stone at some point during the Amazing Spider-Man 2 press junket (hey, you never know): Don't ask her how many times her character Gwen Stacy gets rescued. Or do, if you're OK with her going off on how Gwen's the one who's rescuing that reckless Spidey all the time, thank you very much.

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I Feel Like I’m the Only Person on the Internet Who Doesn’t Think These Amazing Spider-Man Photos Mean that [SPOILER]

Fact From the Vapor of Nuance

The biggest news on the Amazing Spider-Man 2 front lately has been some Getty Images pictures (snapped by Bobby Bank) of Emma Stone standing by a railing. Lots of folks are taking it as evidence that TASM2 will be dropping the proverbial other shoe when it comes to her character, and... oh, fine, I'll put a thirty year old plot point under a spoiler cut. Lots of folks are taking it as evidence that TASM2 will be killing Gwen Stacy. I'm not convinced, but if you don't want to find out what's under that spoiler tag, don't read the rest of the post.

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Mary Jane and Harry Osborn Are Being Cast For The Amazing Spider-Man Sequel

My Spidey Sense Is Tingling

If you were one of those fans happy Mary Jane Watson was left out of the Spider-Man reboot, I'm sorry, she's back. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is looking to cast both Mary Jane and Harry Osborn. One actress is already up for the role plus, we've got some rumors on who the villain might be! 

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