Preview: Spider-Women Take Center Stage in New Marvel Event

Spider-Woman, Silk and Spider-Gwen are teaming up this April in Spider-Women Alpha, an 8-issue miniseries from Marvel. Co-written by Jason Latour, Dennis Hopeless and Robbie Thompson, with art by Vanesa Del Rey, Bengal, Javier Rodriguez, Tana Ford and more.

The story sees Silk and Spider-Woman trapped on Gwen’s alternate Earth and hunted by the diabolical S.I.L.K. organization who wants to exploit the women for their own gain. Now all three women must team up to stop S.I.L.K. and get Jessica and Cindy home. And speaking of Silk, what happens when she meets the Cindy Moon of Gwen’s Earth-65?

Spider-Women Alpha #1 hits shelves on April 6, 2016.





Girls Read Comics – Nov. 18, 2017

One of the hardest things about reading comics is knowing where to start. Comics shops carry hundreds of titles and get dozens of issues in every week on new comic-book day. On top of that, many comics have complex mythologies and backstories that make it hard to just pick up any random issue and have a clue what is going on.

That’s why Heroic Girls recommends comics every week that are excellent “jumping on” points for new readers. Without further ado, here are our picks for the week of November 19, 2014.