Dwelling in the Shadows

mjwatson-daily:

Peter Parker: Spider-Man (Vol. 2) #1 Writer: Howard Mackie, Pencils: Andy Smith

mrsspidermanmaryjanewatsonparker:

The final pages of Amazing Spider-Man #122 and Peter Parker: Spider-Man #75 (respectively the conclusions to ‘The Death of Gwen Stacy’ and the ‘Revelations’ storylines) are sort of similar. Which is rather appropriate since the latter is a kind of sequel to the former.

Both pages are effectively one page epilogues involving Peter and MJ’s relationship which conclude profoundly dark and emotional stories involving the Green Goblin/Norman Osborn making Peter (and by extension MJ) suffer by killing his loved ones (Gwen Stacy, Ben Reilly and baby May).

And yet both pages leave readers with just a little bit of hope amidst the darkness. The tiny promise that Peter, and MJ, will survive…together.

Sandman

Sandman

Nico Minoru

Nico Minoru

mjwatson-daily:

Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #509  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski, Pencils:  Mike Deodato, Jr.

mjwatson-daily:

Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #509 Writer: J. Michael Straczynski, Pencils: Mike Deodato, Jr.

Scarlet Witch

Scarlet Witch

Cannonball

Cannonball

tierouy:

I started thinking about an old Spider-Man subplot from the 90s adjectiveless Spider-Man comic last night and I just couldn’t get it out of my head. Mary Jane is offered a role in a high profile Hollywood blockbuster, a role that is sure to jump start her Hollywood career but there is a catch, she…

mjwatson-daily:

Amazing Spider-Man (Vol. 1) #509 Writer: J. Michael Straczynski, Pencils: Mike Deodato, Jr.

Avalanche

Avalanche