Check out this live interview with the creators of Spider-Gwen! Jason Latour, Robbi Rodriguez, and Rico Renzi talk about the creation of the character and more. If you missed the Spider-Gwen Release Party, don’t miss our next event!
If you couldn’t make it, 3 copies of our limited edition The Mary Janes (Married With Sea Monsters) Face It Tiger 7″ vinyl records are being listed on ebay today. Happy bidding! Click here to visit our store.
Good afternoon comic fans! Because we love you and to help with your Monday doldrums, here’s another GREAT HeroesCon 2015 guest list update! Please welcome Blacksad artist Juanjo Guarnido to his first ever HeroesCon! Click the image to see the rest of the amazing creators joining us June 18-21 and order your 3 day passes today!
We also have our first hotel discounts available at the beautiful and convenient Westin Charlotte! This block won’t last long so get them while you can!
MATT’S PICK :: BATGIRL: ENDGAME #1: I can say without reservation this comic book will be very nice to look at! Wicked-awesome good-girl-art French gentleman Bengal not only drew this book, but he also colored it! Please do your eyeballs a favor and pick up this comic! I believe the story should be pretty decent, as well – The Joker (or his minions) are featured within. It should prove to be a win/win for your weekly comic fixation. From what I gather, this is a stand alone book – it should be acceptable for the curious reader. I enjoy the ongoing series (which is also being released this week). There will be no shortage of Batgirl goodness available at Heroes on Wednesday! Lucky us!
Save the date because Free Comic Book Day 2015 at Heroes is going to be our best yet! Come out on May 2nd to meet great comic artists, get free comics and have a great time with your pals at Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find! Full guest list and list of available comics coming soon!
Our first Indie Island guest update has been posted! Of course you can expect many updates to this amazing list of guests as the show draws closer! Click here for our full guest list so far! Get your 3 day passes today!
As for my Spider-Man background, I’ve read the early trades of Ultimate Spider-Man and some mini-series books here and there. The best thing about a book existing in its own universe is limited prior knowledge doesn’t matter. You don’t have to be aware of which Peter Parker girlfriend, Gwen or Mary Jane, you should like best. Gwen is no longer about being a love interest. She is simply the hero.
Spider Gwen is a good example that men can do a wonderful job on female heroes. It’s refreshing to see a woman drawn with a slight figure that is appropriate in both proportions and age. Robbi’s art as always is gorgeous. Jason is bringing a fresh take to this character with original concepts applied to Spider-Man’s rogue gallery. Rico’s coloring is the cherry on top of this sundae of a book. Great job, guys! I can’t wait to swing along with you and Gwen.
We’ve been getting so many questions from excited Spider-Gwen fans coming to the Release Party! It’s almost here and we’ll be your one-stop shop for all things Spider-Gwen. The entire creative team for Spider-Gwen #1 (and of course Edge of Spider-Verse #2) will be on hand to sign everything you purchase here plus up to 5 items you’ve brought with you. CBCS: Comic Book Certification Service will be on site if you’d like to submit your book for grading and signature certification. Married With Sea Monsters will be performing their Mary Janes songs at intervals during the signing, and along with Junior Astronomers playing a full set at our After Party!
We’ll keep updating this page as new stuff comes up.
ITEMS FOR SALE:
- Spider-Gwen #1 (This includes the regular cover, Heroes variant, Skottie Young variant, Anka 1:25 variant, Hughes 1:100 variant, and we’ll even have a few of the other store variants you’ve been seeing online right here for you!)
- The Mary Janes – Face It Tiger 7″ white vinyl by Married With Sea Monsters
- The Mary Janes tour shirt (Heroes exclusive magenta ink on black shirt)
- 10am – Store opens!
(All items will be on sale at this time. The 7″ vinyl and t-shirts are limited so make sure you get here early to snag those.)
- If you are here for the signing please let us know and we will give you a numbered wristband that will let you know your place in line once the signing begins.
- 1pm-5pm – Signing
- 9pm – Store closes
- 9pm – Spider-Gwen After Party at Snug Harbor doors open!
- 10pm – Married With Sea Monsters performs!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
- Will Heroes exclusives be available online? If we have anything left after Saturday they will be here and here.
Heroes Spider-Gwen #1 variant, signed copies and more available for pre-order here!
- How many items can we get signed? Creators will sign up to 5 items not purchased on Saturday at Heroes. Also, you can get in line again to get 5 more items signed if time allows.
- How much will comics, shirts, records cost? Spider-Gwen #1 regular cover – $3.99 Variant covers – Prices TBA including some Release Party specials, Face It Tiger 7″ – $20, Mary Janes T-shirt – $20
- How many comics, shirts, records can I buy? We reserve the right to limit quantities on any of the items we are selling at the Release Party.
- How much is the After Party? $10 ticket includes admission to Snug Harbor to see full sets from Married With Sea Monsters and Junior Astronomers and a gig poster featuring Jason Latour Spider-Gwen art. Get tix here!
We’ve listed several sets of Marvel’s new Star Wars: Darth Vader #1 variant covers on eBay and they end tonight! Click the image to place your bid now!
We’ve also just listed signed regular and Heroes variant covers of Spider-Gwen #1 that will ship after our signing event on February 28th. Check them out if you can’t make it to the release party!