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Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics  

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List Rules Upvote the best comic book characters who have been Green Goblin, Hobgoblin, Grey Goblin, Demogoblin or Proto-Goblin

We’re ranking every Green Goblin in the Marvel comics universe. Along with all Green Goblin incarnations that appeared in the comic books, this list also includes all Hobgoblins, Grey Goblins, and other Goblin characters. Who is your favorite Goblin?

Everyone knows the original Green Goblin Norman Osborn, but do you know the Indian Green Goblin or the Goblin Queen? Several heroes have worn the suit and used the Goblin alias, like Spider-Man, Phil Urich, and Mary Jane Watson. Other comic book characters who were Goblins include Harry Osborn, original Hobgoblin Roderick Kingsley, and the Grey Goblin Gabriel Stacy. 

Vote for the best Goblins in comics. This ranking of every Goblin displays pictures of the characters in costume and their comic book appearances. 

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Roderick Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Amazing Spider-Man
Roderick Kingsley is the first of several fictional characters who would claim the alias Hobgoblin that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. He first appeared in Peter Parker, The ...more
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Harry Osborn is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Amazing Spider-Man
Harry Osborn (birth name: Harold Theopolis Osborn) is a fictional character in the Marvel Comics Universe. The character first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man #31 (December 1965), and was ...more
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Green Goblin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Superior Spider-Man
Norman Osborn is a fictional character from the 2014 film The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
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Demogoblin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
The Spectacular Spider-Man, Web of Spider-Man
Demogoblin is a fictional character appearing in the Marvel Comics universe.
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Phil Urich is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Web of Spider-Man
Philip Benjamin "Phil" Urich is a Marvel Comics fictional character whose first appearance was in Web of Spider-Man #125 by Gerry Conway. He once was the fourth Green Goblin as a ...more
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Mary Jane Watson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Ultimate Spider-Man
Mary Jane "MJ" Watson is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and created by Stan Lee and John Romita Sr. The character made her first ...more
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Jason Macendale is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Amazing Spider-Man
Jason Philip Macendale, Jr. is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics.
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Barton Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Barton Hamilton Amazing Spider-Man
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Ned Leeds is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Amazing Spider-Man
Ned Leeds is a comic book character in the Marvel Comics universe, part of the supporting cast of Spider-Man. He was a reporter at the Daily Bugle, where Peter Parker also works.
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Normie Osborn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Normie Osborn Spider-Girl
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Menace is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Amazing Spider-Man
Menace is a fictional character, a Marvel Comics villainess and enemy of Spider-Man. Her first appearance as Lily Hollister is in The Amazing Spider-Man #545, and her first appearance as Menace ...more
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Nels van Adder is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Nels van Adder Spider-Man
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Chameleon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Spectacular Spider-Man (UK)
The Chameleon is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics.
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Daniel Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Daniel Kingsley Amazing Spider-Man
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Nalin Oberoi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Nalin Oberoi Spider-Man: India
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Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Deadpool
Deadpool is a fictional antihero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Fabian Nicieza and artist Rob Liefeld, the character first appeared in The New ...more
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Lefty Donovan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Lefty Donovan Amazing Spider-Man
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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Spider-Man: House of M
Spider-Man is a fictional superhero created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Steve Ditko. He first appeared in the anthology comic book Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962) in the Silver ...more
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Joseph Hogan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Joseph Hogan Spider-Man: House of M
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Gabriel Stacy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Ranking Every Green Goblin (and Other Goblins) in the Comics
Gabriel Stacy Amazing Spider-Man