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The Best Spider-Man Villains 

All Enemies And Supervillains
Updated September 25, 2019 108.3k votes 8.5k voters 319.4k views 83 items

List Rules The greatest Spidey villains, foes, and 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, to Doc Ock in his Superior Spider-Man guise - everyone has their favorite Spidey villain to hate. 

Who are the most menacing Spider-Man villains? These may not be all the Spider-Man enemies ever, but they are the best. Vote for your favorite Spider-Man enemy to have them reach the top.

So who are the best Spider-Man villains? Cast your vote!

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Venom is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Green Goblin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Healing factor, Superhuman strength, Superhuman intelligence

Appears In: Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 2, The Green Goblin's Last Stand, + more

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Doctor Octopus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Carnage is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Shapeshifting, Healing factor, Superhuman speed

Appears In: Marvel Universe

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Mysterio is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Electro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Superhuman speed

Appears In: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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Rhino is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Sandman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Flight, Shapeshifting

Appears In: Spider-Man 3, Marvel Universe

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Dr. Curt Connors is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Shapeshifting, Telepathy, Healing factor

Appears In: Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, The Amazing Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Marvel Universe

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Vulture is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Mac Gargan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Kraven the Hunter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Eddie Brock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Shapeshifting, Healing factor, Superhuman speed

Appears In: Ultimate Spider-Man, Spider-Man 3, Spider-Man, Marvel Universe

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Kingpin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Hobgoblin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Hobgoblin Shapeshifting

Appears In: Marvel Universe

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Black Cat is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Shocker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Chameleon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Hobgoblin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Morbius, the Living Vamp... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Juggernaut is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
Healing factor

Appears In: X-Men: The Last Stand, Marvel Universe

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Tombstone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
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Mister Negative is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
jaret-dan added Superhuman strength
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Toxin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
christian-krambeer added Shapeshifting, Healing factor, Superhuman speed

Appears In: Marvel Universe

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Prowler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Spider-Man Villains
jaret-dan added

Appears In: Ultimate Spider-Man

Now known as Spider-Punk

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