Amazing Spider-Man #800

Writer: Dan Slott Artist: Stuart Immonen, Humberto Ramos, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Jim Cheung Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: May 30, 2018 Cover Price: $9.99 Critic Reviews: 20 User Reviews: 29
8.1Critic Rating
8.6User Rating

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• Dan Slott and Stuart Immomen are joined by many of the artists who made the last 10 years of Spider-Man so Amazing!
•  The biggest Peter Parker/Norman Osborn story of all time unfolds over one 80-page story, a scope unmatched in comics!
•  Who lives?! Who dies?! And what scars will Spider-Man bear from here on out?!
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  • 10
    Kabooooom - Matt Morrison May 31, 2018

    This book is as gloriously over-the-top and ridiculous as I feared. It is also shockingly good, and I'm not ashamed to say the final pages brought tears to my eyes. Read Full Review

  • 9.8
    Comicsverse - Matt Attanasio Jun 1, 2018

    It's not over-selling it to say that this is one of the greatest single issues of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN to date. AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #800 succeeds on just about every level. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    GWW - Percy Waelchl May 31, 2018

    Rarely do comics create the sense of adrenaline that an action movie climax can, but Slott achieves that here. While the “Go Down Swinging” arc may have dragged at times, this issue grabs a hold of the reader and never let's go. Any superhero fan looking for that next great story will find it within this landmark issue. Read Full Review

  • 9.5
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally May 30, 2018

    The end of the "Go Down Swinging" storyline is a great call back to some of the best aspects of Spider-Man's story as well as an interesting introduction to some strong stories going forward. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Shoot The Breeze Comics - Victor Neal Jun 8, 2018

    Overall, this was a great issue and a fitting end to the arch. Dan Slott's farewell issue is #801! Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Heroes Direct - Eammon Jacobs May 30, 2018

    What did you think ofThe Amazing Spider-Man #800? Let us know on Twitter @HeroesDirect! Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Henchman-4-Hire - Sean Ian Mills Jun 2, 2018

    The final issue of Dan Slott's epic run on Amazing Spider-Man is big, wild and full of punching; a true grand finale. But there are little snags along the way that hold it back. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Newsarama - David Pepose May 30, 2018

    It's unclear that Spider-Man will ever find true peace - which is usually one of the first casualties of drama - but with Amazing Spider-Man #800, Slott and company stick the landing magnificently, finding a truly cathartic solution to Peter's never-ending calculus of power and responsibility. Read Full Review

  • 9.0
    Weird Science - Jim Werner Jun 4, 2018

    As for this issue, get it regardless. It's issue 800! It ends Slott's Run! You'd be a fool to not read this and own it.  Read Full Review

  • 8.9
    Multiversity Comics - Robbie Pleasant Jun 1, 2018

    A fantastic conclusion to the "Go Down Swinging" story arc, with Dan Slott pulling out all the stops, making full use of the supporting cast, and including several timely callbacks to classic Spider-Man stories. Each artist adds a unique touch to their piece, but the issue flows well from one part to the next. A must-read for Spider-Man fans. Read Full Review

  • 8.5
    AiPT! - David Brooke May 30, 2018

    A great issue that's huge and does so much to wrap things up and start new beginnings. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Pop Culture Uncovered - soshillinois May 31, 2018

    On an overall note though, Amazing Spider-Man is a fantastic celebration of 800 issues of this comic, as well as a penultimate issue to close out a ten year run by Dan Slott. Youre getting a memorable story here. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Chase Magnett May 30, 2018

    There is so much to unpack throughout the 80 pages of Amazing Spider-Man #800. Guest stars, tragic twists, epic battles, and a greatest hits collection of artists fill these pages. Read Full Review

  • 7.8
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Anthony Composto May 30, 2018

    AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #800 is a giant blockbuster comic that celebrates everything about the webslinger. Though a bit clunky at times, this landmark issue is a fun ride. Read Full Review

  • 7.5
    IGN - Jesse Schedeen May 30, 2018

    Despite its flaws, Amazing Spider-Man #800 is a fitting conclusion to a ten-year-long story. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Bleeding Cool - Joshua Davison May 30, 2018

    If youve not been paying attention to this series in a while well, you wont feel that lost, but Id still give it a pass. If you absolutely must have Amazing Spider-Man #800, well you were going to buy it no matter what I said and more power to you. I understand the compulsion to buy a landmark issue like this. That said, even if youre lukewarm on Slotts ASM, I wouldnt cough up the 10 bucks to buy this book. Its just not that good, and thats the risk you run with a price point like this. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Jun 3, 2018

    An onslaught of big dramatic moments, with art teams sublime and just awful, with one heck of an ending. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Watch - Ryoga Kazehino Jun 5, 2018

    For Dan Slotts final Spider-Man story, if youre willing to set aside its flaws, then this will be quite a fine ride to get in. Read Full Review

  • 5.5
    Comic Book Revolution - Kevin Lainez Jun 3, 2018

    When it focused on the battle between Spider-Man and Green Goblin, Amazing Spider-Man #800 was at its best. Unfortunately everything around that involving those outside our main stars, particularly J. Jonah Jameson, Doctor Octopus and the Symbiotes, dragged "Go Down Swinging" down. It does not help that Amazing Spider-Man #800 was priced at $9.99. That cover price just guaranteed that, rather than being a celebratory milestone, this was a comic book that should only be picked up by those who have read the entirety of Dan Slott's Spider-Man run. And even then Amazing Spider-Man #800 is hard to recommend given all the problems with the story of "Go Down Swinging." Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    The Beat - Alexander Jones May 31, 2018

    I think bad is probably too harsh for the entry, but mediocre seems like a fair assessment. I would say unless you are heavily invested in The Amazing Spider-Man #800 this comic embodies the attributes to make it a SKIP. Read Full Review

  • 10
    axdn May 30, 2018

    This is the best issue of Slott's run on Spider-man thank you for this gift Dan!

  • 9.5
    Bleemak May 30, 2018

    This was a great send-off from Slott. See Bendis? This is how you do a final issue. And I haven't felt this sad for a comic book character's death in a long time. But it is great to see that Spidey's relationships with Otto and Eddie have now changed. And Carnage seems to be death.

    Artwork was great from every artist. I really have no issues with this. Final battle with Gobby was a bith meh, but this was still a great ending to a great storyline.

  • 9.5
    Linkush May 30, 2018

    Slott ends it with a bang.

  • 9.5
    Wolf Warner Jun 4, 2018

    Just finished it! Lol

  • 9.0
    AsgerSpidey May 30, 2018

    I really enjoyed this issue, it ain't perfect but it sure was great, dare I even say amazing

  • 9.0
    iPodwithnomusic May 30, 2018

    An epic conclusion to Slott's run on Amazing Spider-Man. This really tied together so many elements of his run, with awesome moments from Doctor Octopus and Flash Thompson. I have loved every moment of him as Agent Anti-Venom, and his developments this issue were very well done. I'm not a huge fan of a child being bonded with a Carnage symbiote, but this issue resolved it well. I really loved Jameson's attempts at redemption throughout this story, in the short time he's known Peter's identity it has already led to many great stories. I liked the way Peter outsmarted Norman Osborn, it was a smart way to get himself out of an otherwise hopeless situation. After this massive issue I'm curious what is left for #801, but I will certainly be look more

  • 9.0
    mrDovydas May 31, 2018

    An incredible issue, as well as incredible end to this great arc (which was definitely the best one we've had in quite some time). There's plenty of emotional moments, plenty of 'wow' moments, a lot of cameos and other references to some classic stories. The tension is felt throughout the whole book, which was fantastic, especially considering it's length. There's barely any ads, so you get a huge story in a single book. Is it worth 10 bucks? I'd say so. So many great moments here, that I am pretty sure this story will go down as one of the greatest modern Spidey's stories, if not of all time. There's a lot of things teased about for the future, which is also a great way to keep the momentum going. And not to mention the art - all of the ar more

  • 9.0
    Kalaoui Jun 1, 2018

    Great stuff. This was more of a greatest hits journey with the Amazing Spider-man artists as it was the finale against Red Goblin. That was a bit underwhelming but Slott still delivered plenty of stories and cameos. Worth the admission ticket.

  • 9.0
    Dispatchdcu Jun 2, 2018

    Welcome to the Oblivion Bar where the first round is on me and the pretzels are free! Be warned: like the pickled eggs at the bar, this issue is going to get SPOILED rotten.

    And that’s a wrap with Dan Slott. And let me tell you, it was an exciting ride and incorporated so many elements from his time on the book which made it truly amazing. It was a great issue 800 that any Spider Fan or Slott fan would be pleased to read. Let’s swing on in to this 80 page behemoth!

    The issue opens with Spider-Man playing clean up after last issue. If you remember, Red Goblin laid waste to all of the web-heads friends leaving Flash to heal them up with his Anti-Venom. Spider-Man checks on his friends and swings off to Alchem-x (t more

  • 8.5
    DDJamesB May 31, 2018

    This is a good read. Although there feels like some lost opportunities on certain things, there were plenty of great moments and a true display of how great his supporting cast is. It flowed well, had lot's of action and a death that I was actually shocked by. The art was pretty good in most of the book. On a side note, I am far from an expert, but Humberto Ramos art is really not for me whatsoever. The book was good. The conclusion was good. It's definitely worth the read if you've been following along so far.

  • 8.0
    Spock's Brain May 30, 2018

    This issue serves as the conclusion to not only the whole, slow-building Norman Osborn/Red Goblin saga, but Dan Slott's whole "Amazing" run. This was an entertaining issue, if not quite meeting the high expectations established in the build-up to this finale. I must say I expected more Immonen art here, and while his pages look great, there aren't quite enough. The dialogue here is well-done, with a lot of funny/groan-worthy lines, and the pace is not bad for an 80 page issue--it's exciting enough that it rarely feels like there are too many pages here. I also like the way the Spidey/Jonah relationship is going. While all of this is good, I felt the Red Goblin didn't quite live up to his billing here; issues 797 & 798 established such a cr more

  • 5.5
    Big Brother Jun 2, 2018

    Pretty basic and predictable. I was hoping for something more creative to end a mostly good run.

  • 3.5
    KFuqua Jun 1, 2018

    I found this to be a bit of a mess. I wanted to like it, but just didn't feel like it was good. The art was very inconsistent...sometimes good, sometimes awful. With the hefty $10 price tag, it just wasn't worth it at all.

  • 10
    Troy Jun 3, 2018

  • 10
    Herushalaim May 31, 2018

  • 10
    Onion May 31, 2018

  • 10
    CesarCastanha Jun 1, 2018

  • 10
    Jason The Dude Jun 1, 2018

  • 9.0
    matmene May 30, 2018

  • 9.0
    Tree Fingers May 30, 2018

  • 9.0
    Stallonelythelonely May 31, 2018

  • 9.0
    Herptydoo May 31, 2018

  • 9.0
    Zumba Jun 1, 2018

  • 9.0
    Spider-Man Prime Jun 2, 2018

  • 9.0
    sebastianorellana95 Jun 7, 2018

  • 8.5
    MKW69 May 30, 2018

  • 8.5
    mglsts May 31, 2018

  • 8.0
    Billyndo May 30, 2018

  • 1.0
    Super17 Jun 13, 2018

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