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The Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast

Comic writer Erik Burnham (Ghostbusters, Scarlet Spider, TMNT, New Warriors, Marvel Action Spider-Man... and more) and cartoonist Ethan Colchamiro discuss the cinematic appearances of your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (and any other topics that grab their brains.) Yes, we know we're not the first ones in this pool. It'll be okay.(Note: we discovered editing software with Episode 5!)

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast #25: Spider-Man Homecoming, Part 2

Ethan and Erik continue their discussion of Peter Parker's first full-length MCU adventure, starting with the party at Liz's and going all the way towards the Academic Decathlon. They also talk about the first meeting of Spidey and Iron Man in the comics, something that didn't happen until 1973's Marvel Team Up #9!

54mins

11 Jun 2021

Rank #1

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast #24: Spider-Man Homecoming, Part 1

Ethan Colchamiro and Erik Burnham dive into the first quarter of Tom Holland's first feature-length foray into the MCU as Spider-Man, as well as having a freewheeling discussion on Adrian Toomes: The Vulture.

56mins

1 Jun 2021

Rank #2

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast #23... THE MCU HEAVY ANNIVERSARY! (Standalone episode)

Ethan Colchamiro and Erik Burnham celebrate their one year podiversary talking Spider-Man: No Way Home rumors, and also -- because they can! -- talking other MCU projects including the most recent Disney+ titles (both of which tangentially connect to our favorite webslinger!) Join us as we start Year Two with a nice palate cleanser so our hosts can get back into the swing of things! (Pun totally intended.)

36mins

1 May 2021

Rank #3

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 22:Captain America: Civil War (Standalone Episode)

The end of 2020 is nigh, and Ethan Colchamiro & Erik Burnham have finally reached the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Webhead's MCU debut is covered here in this standalone episode, along with a few minutes' worth of chat about the notion of Spider-Man as a team player. It's good to be back!

44mins

23 Dec 2020

Rank #4

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 20: Amazing Spider-Man 2, Part 3

A very quiet -- but very weird -- section of ASM2, with moves made against Harry Osborn, Gwen having uncanny travel planning skills, and the magic bike shorts of Electro. Also: Aunt May discovers Peter Parker's Pepe Silvia wall, and hosts Ethan Colchamiro and Erik Burnham even find time to discuss the first Amazing Spider-Man annual, the story that introduced the Sinister Six to the Marvel Universe.

45mins

18 Sep 2020

Rank #5

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 19: Amazing Spider-Man 2, Part 2

Erik and Ethan rediscover the joys and pain of the second quarter of Amazing Spider-Man 2. So many odd choices, and yet, perhaps one of their favorite scenes in any Spidey movie, all in one 30 minute chunk. And we get an in-depth break down of the comic book history of the shocking villain known as Max Dillion, aka Electro! 

51mins

12 Sep 2020

Rank #6

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 18: Amazing Spider-Man 2, Part 1

Ethan Colchamiro and Erik Burnham have made it to the back half of the Amazing Spider-Man duology, ASM 2. They talk about the stuff they love a lot and maybe a little less so, and definitely name check a certain Dark Knight's 1995 film outing. There's also the first listener voicemail, much to Ethan's joy. Check it on out!

43mins

4 Sep 2020

Rank #7

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 17: Amazing Spider-Man, Part 4

Ethan Colchamiro and Erik Burnham wrap their discussion of Marc Webb's first film in his Amazing Spider-Man duology. What was hot? What was not? What would they do differently? They also break down the comic-book Amazing Spider-Man #90 "And Death Shall Come" featuring the shocking demise of Capt. George Stacy. Tune in, true believers! 

41mins

29 Aug 2020

Rank #8

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 16: Amazing Spider-Man, Part 3

Ethan Colchamiro and Erik Burnham discuss the third quarter of 2012's Amazing Spider-Man film, and chase that with a discussion of Curt Connors' villainous alter ego's exploits in the Marvel Comics!

35mins

21 Aug 2020

Rank #9

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Friendly Neighborhood Webhead Podcast 15: Amazing Spider-Man, Part 2

Erik Burnham and Ethan Colchamiro return to bring you the second quarter of 2012's Amazing Spider-Man. You want quips? We got quips. You want mechanical web shooters? We got mechanical web shooters. And do our hosts think Spidey's redesigned costume is amazing? Tune in for all that and an in-depth breakdown of every villain created by Steve Ditko. Is your favorite one of their favorites? Find out!

1hr 2mins

14 Aug 2020

Rank #10