THE KILLING OF GWEN STACY
(Please note this focuses on comics, not anything outside of the Spiderman comics (games, movies, tv shows, ect.) There is mention of one film, that being from 2002, nothing else. If you do plan on reading or checking out the comic focused on in this editorial, then stop reading now)
--Those Be Warned, Spoilers Ahead. Read on if those kind of things don’t bother you.--
Whenever someone is attached to a mainstream medium of entertainment, there is always a possibility of controversy coming out of said medium. From movies, radio, online, public figures and so on, controversy will show up wherever and whenever something troubling erupts. Such can be said for one popular medium: comic books.
A little history before focusing on the issue at hand. In the 1950s, comic books took a nose dive in sales following the ending of World War II. Mainstream comic book superheroes, such as Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and so forth, were no longer huge hits, as readers gravitated towards comics t