Thomas Baker

  • Freelance journalist covering topics ranging from Marvel Comic heroes such as Spider-Man to technology for publications including Comic Book Resources, Broken Frontier, Screen Rant, WhatCulture, and DIY
  • Owns and operates the blogs Another Tom Baker Blog and A Sitting Ovation, which host comic book and movie reviews


Thomas Baker is a former writer for ThoughtCo who specialized in Marvel comic books, especially Spider-Man. Baker also has written about comic books, video games, films, music, television, and technology for WhatCulture, Screen Rant,, and DIY. After helping to get the technology start-up off the ground in 2012, Baker became a staff writer for WhatCulture and then found himself in a position to make a living writing about his hero, Spider-Man. From there, Baker became a contributing reporter for Broken Frontier, a small-press comic site.


  • Bachelor's degree in creative writing and media writing from the University of Derby

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

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