Ben Reilly: Spider-Man #3

Writer: J. M. DeMatteis Artist: David Baldeon Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: March 23, 2022 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 10
8.8Critic Rating
8.4User Rating

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ENSNARED BY DOCTOR OCTOPUS!

•  Jealousy strikes as Carolyn Trainer takes her anger out on Spider-Man!
•  But who's REALLY behind this cavalcade of villains?
•  And is Ben ready to face that truth?
•  Find out as J.M. DEMATTEIS and DAVID BALDE N bring the action - and heart! - you know and love in a Spidey story!

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  • 9.2
    Comic Watch - Jimmy Hayes Mar 23, 2022

    This issue measures up to the impossibly high standards that DeMatteis, Baldeon, Silva, and Caramagna have set since issue one hit the stands. Chock-full of great story, great art, great colors, and great letters! Read Full Review

  • 9.1
    The Super Powered Fancast - Deron Generally Mar 23, 2022

    David Baldeon delivers some fantastic visuals on every page. The art captures the thrills, action and adventure of the story perfectly with some beautifully detailed panels. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Tim Adams Mar 23, 2022

    You can really feel the energy permeating from each page, as Ben tries to narrow down who could be attacking him. Another delight is reading to find out which villain from Spider-Man's rogues gallery will step up next. Read Full Review

  • 10
    Daredevil Apr 16, 2022

    Intro: I'm late to the party on this one, but this was the first book to read on my pickups. Let's begin!

    Plot/Setting: Again, no clickbait cover! It's Ben Reilly versus Carloyn Trainer! But as last issue shows, it's not as it seems. Ben gets confronted by another face from the past moments after fighitng Trainer that's got horror blended in. After all the fights, we get to see Ben investigate potential puppet-masters of the attacks, only to find nothing. As Ben continues to make friendships, a forgotten member of his family returns and spells trouble for the webslinger!

    Writing: What haven't I already said about DeMatteis' writing? He's one of the best Spider-Man writers of all time. This issue, as well as this series more

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  • 9.0
    Afre Mar 28, 2022

    The one guy who I never thought would be back is back.

    And I'm so thankful for that.

  • 9.0
    Amazing Psycamorean Mar 28, 2022

    Really enjoyable issue. I will say that it's probably the weakest in terms of progression and content. Not a ton happens outside of the reveal, which is actually great because that character is so ridiculous and I'm glad they're back.

  • 7.0
    UxasIs Mar 24, 2022

    Nothing special, but I will say J. M. DeMatteis has done a great job at making me care for a character who's been badly written since his debut

    Nice fun stuff

  • 10
    Mkhan Apr 5, 2022

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  • 9.0
    tonpas1989 Mar 23, 2022

  • 8.0
    Federico Liguori Apr 18, 2022

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    Adsun22 Mar 24, 2022

  • 6.5
    ComicWorm Mar 31, 2022

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