6: Marked for Destruction by Doctor Doom! (with Matt Singer)

ScreenCrush.com editor (and Spider-Man expert) Matt Singer joins us to discuss Amazing Spider-Man #5, the vanity of Doom’s death-traps, Flash Thompson’s man-crush on Spidey, the Fantastic Four’s callous disregard for Peter Parker’s life, the glories of Steve Ditko’s fight choreography, and why Doom would have been an excellent recurring character in Spider-Man comics.

Here’s a bit of the action sequence that Matt singles out as a particular favorite of his:

Steve Ditko’s visual storytelling is kind of the best.

And here’s the half-mask image that Matt mentions:

Peter’s savoring the thought of Flash’s demise a little too much.

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