Marvel Read-Through: The Goblin’s Last Stand

Cover of Amazing Spider-Man #121

Amazing Spider-Man #121 is one of the defining moments of comic book history. The death of Gwen Stacy changed everything. It is a symbolic end of the Silver Age and start of the Bronze Age, when mainstream superhero comics began to explore darker topics and explored social topics with the loosening of the Comics Code Authority rules. Of course, I’m not quite there just yet.