For decades, comic books have gone through major shakeups, with varying degrees of fan support and outrage as popular characters' fates are revealed.
The social media age is only enhancing the controversy over Spider-Man’s alter ego, Peter Parker, over whom a firestorm has erupted in recent days.
Why? SPOILER ALERT: Be warned, major details ahead ...
Marvel revealed that Parker will die, and the role of Spider-Man will be taken over by his archenemy, Doctor Octopus, after “Amazing Spider-Man” #700.