It is 1971 and a strict code mandates what can and cannot be depicted in comics. Think like… What Disney has going on at the moment except ten times worse. No swearing, no nudity, no defying authority, no zombies, no blood, no “sexual abnormalities”, no “sex perversion”, no sex at all in fact, no excessive… Read More Amazing Spider-Man #95-98: How Harry Osborn Changed Comics Forever
This is a post/artwork by tumblr user oliveroctavius about Harry’s battle with schizophrenia. It’s long but definitely worth it.
You might have already read my post about all the easter eggs regarding Harry/his family from Spider-Man PS4. But there’s one in particular that got my interest: Emily’s middle name and mother’s name being “Marilyn.” Now for most people the name “Marilyn” will bring to mind Marilyn Monroe, definitely the most famous Marilyn out there.… Read More The very interesting Osborn Family easter egg in Marvel’s Spider-Man PS4 game
The Comic Shenanigans Podcast interviewed J.M. DeMatteis recently about The Child Within. Now, as you may already know, to many people DeMatteis is the Harry Osborn writer and TCW the Harry Osborn story, so I was super excited to hear this interview and it didn’t disappoint! JMD on the origins of The Child Within This… Read More J.M. DeMatteis goes within The Child Within
That’s a very hyperbolic title there isn’t it? Sorry. But even Tom Holland wants an Amazing Spider-Man 3 now, and I don’t, I really don’t. Just so we’re clear, I have no problems whatsoever with Andrew Garfield’s performance as Spider-Man in the Amazing series. Garfield is great! Emma Stone as Gwen was great too! No,… Read More Don’t #makeTASM3
At the end of last year The Mary Sue very kindly gave me a chance to write about Harry, mental illness, how mentally ill characters in fiction are so rarely allowed to just be normal and more! And I realised I never actually posted it here when I started this blog. A snippet: Spencer’s peppered… Read More My Harry Osborn article for The Mary Sue