A Spider-Man Podcast

Episode 87: New Powers, New Beginnings (Movie News! Spider-Man 235)

(Recorded December 9 and 10, 2017)
In this episode, Jack and Brian look at the Sinister Six closing in while things take an unexpected turn for Miles in Spider-Man #235! Plus, movie news for both Miles *and* Gwen (including a breaking news update to react to the new Spider-Verse trailer)! We also share your listener feedback & soundtrack suggestions, and announce the winner of a digital copy of Spider-Man Homecoming!

  • 0:00 – Intro
  • 1:44 – Movie news: We react to the long-awaited trailer for Miles’ movie debut in Into The Spider-Verse! And catching up on the announcement Gwen is joining Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors as a hero named Ghost-Spider (wait, what?)
  • 17:37 – Spider-Man #235 – Wait, what happened to the Sinister Six’s big heist? Debating Miles’ new power. Art and color don’t seem to sync up. Miles getting out of the game…only for Lana to pull him back in. Does Miles appreciate Ganke?
  • 36:55 – Our three-word summaries of this issue.
  • 37:33 – Listener question: Is there anyone that we *don’t* want to write for Miles?
  • 42:11 – Listener-suggested playlist for Spider-Man #235 (see below).
  • 43:58 – Contest winner! Did you score a digital copy of Spider-Man Homecoming?
  • 45:26 – Outro; What did *you* think of this issue? And coming up…

Stuff that we mentioned in this episode:

Soundtrack for Spider-Man #235 (suggestions from listener Lawrence Minor II):

More Heist Music!
“Keman Rhythm” – Two Fingers

Yes Miles, superhero puberty is a thing, but worry not for you shall become…
“Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger” – Daft Punk

If this doesn’t sum up the friendship of Miles and Lana in a nutshell then nothing will:
“Lean On Me” – Bill Withers

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