The Best Spider-Man Villains Fictional Characters
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The Best Spider-Man Villains

List Criteria: Greatest Spidey villains | Best Spider-Man bad guys

Here is the list of the greatest Spider-Man villains and enemies Peter Parker has ever had. This Spider-Man villain list includes the names of Spider-Man's bad guys and of the Spider-Man rogues gallery. Use this complete list to start a list of your favorite Spidey enemies. Being as sweet and cool as Spider-Man, there are obviously going to be some haters who are jealous of his awesomeness. From the unpredictable Green Goblin, to the electrifying Electro, everyone has their favorite Spidey villain to hate. 

Who are the most menacing Spider-Man villains? These may not be all the Spider-Man villains ever, but they are the best. Vote for your favorite Spider-Man enemy to have them reach the top.
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    Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 More
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    most listed
    Dr. Otto Octavius

    Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Marvel Universe More
    98
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    the people's #1
    Carnage

    Marvel Universe More
    97
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    Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man More
    83
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    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 More
    81
  6. 6
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Kingpin

    Daredevil vs. Spider-Man, Daredevil, Marvel Universe More
    80
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    Kraven the Hunter

    Marvel Universe More
    79
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    78
  10. 10
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    The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Marvel Universe More
    75
  11. 11
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    Spider-Man 3, Marvel Universe More
    74
  12. 12
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    Vulture

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    67
  13. 13
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    67
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  15. 15
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    65
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    Venom

    Spider-Man 3, Ultimate Spider-Man, Marvel Universe More
    60
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    Marvel Universe More
    56
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    Marvel Universe More
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    Marvel Universe More
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    Kaine

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    50
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  24. 24
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    Marvel Universe More
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  25. 25
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    Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3 More
    44
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    Marvel Universe More
    42
  27. 27
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    Marvel Universe More
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    Marvel Universe More
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  33. 33
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    Spider-Man: The New Animated Series, Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man More
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    Mysterio

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    often listed
    Iguana

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    29
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    Spider-Man 2, Marvel Universe More
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