2014 is a memorable year for us WebsPinas crew. It was the year we 1st met and on that day we decided to have our own website. A Philippine homepage for Spidey fans with local content. Little did we know how much we can achieve if spider-man fans join together. In this article, we look back on the very memorable year. The first year of webspinas.com
Last February 2014, there was a TV show audition about toy collecting. SpiderDan went did an audition to be a host. Thru social media, Kyle and Alex decided to meet attend and witness the audition. In this gathering the 3 decided to establish a Pinoy Spider-man Site unnamed at that moment.
Last April, We decided to meet again to finalize the creation of the website as well the plans to promote the movie
On April 15, the website was launched to general public thanks to Noel and Raymund Domingo, a spider-man/venom collector.
Umagang Kay Ganda Amazing Spider-man Feature
On April 29, the 1st event WebsPinas participated as it organized and presented a spider-man toy collection display for the TV show. SpiderDan was suppose to be present as well unfortunate, he fell ill.
Mall tour for the Amazing Spider-man 2 movie
From May 1 till May 7 WebsPinas participated at Mall events for ASM 2. Alex featured his collection at MOA IMAX while SpiderDan had 4 mall tours.
Matanglawin Spider Special Episode with WebsPinas
Last May 25 WebsPinas Dan and Alex were featured in the Spider Special Episode. Dan and Alex were interviewed by the production crew. Kuya Kim was not present unfortunately. It was also an oppoortunity for us to promote the site
Kyle had a Spider-man display at Toycon while Dan cosplayed at Day 2 and 3. We also met some spider-man fans and other cosplayers. At Toycon, we had our 3rd meeting for the website and planned for the upcoming SpiderVerse Event
Marco Manalac joins WebsPinas
In 2014, We had a great help from other Spider-man fan, MArco who did reviews and analysis. We are thankful for his contributions as Kyle was busy to do reviews every month.
Toy contributions from Bryan, Dominic and Ghani
Formation of SpiderVerse PH cosplay group
The hype of SpiderVerse event help brought about the formation of the Spider Cosplayer group, most were friends of Dan.
WebsPinas in partnership with Comic Odyssey, FullyBook and FlipGeeks forms Spider-Verse Event
and the culmination activity for WebsPinas was having an event for Spider-Verse. The crew wanted to have an event in celebration of everything Spider-man in line with the SpiderVerse event by Dan Slott. We discuss the details which includes a display, cosplay party and even contests like a trivia games.
The event was very successful and we were so proud as it was a Fan organized event in partnership with a Comic Store. We are very thankful to Sandy of Comic Odyssey for saying yes to us in forming the event. 🙂
Creation of our FB page...with more than 11,000 likes
In our FB page, we provide daily news and local content that is to upload compared to wordpress. FB also provides us a venue for interaction with other Spider-man fans.
Hopefully in 2015, we would be given to opportunity to share our passion for Spider-man. We also hope our site would be bigger and better.