The Best Episodes of The Spectacular Spider-Man

Survival of the Fittest

#1 - Survival of the Fittest

Season 1 - Episode 1

An elderly scientist named Adrian Toomes plans his revenge against Norman Osborn after accusing him of stealing his flying technology. Donning his own flying suit, Toomes takes to the skies to enact his revenge and it's up to Spider-Man to stop him. Peter is concerned that Aunt May is running out of money. He tries to make money for the two by making a deal with J. Jonas Jameson that if Peter can get pictures of Spider-Man in action, Jameson will pay Peter money.

Directors: Vic Cook
Shear Strength

#2 - Shear Strength

Season 2 - Episode 4

As Peter Parker rings in the New Year, Spider-Man's newest villain, The Master Planner, plans to take over the world.

Directors: Jennifer Coyle
Interactions

#3 - Interactions

Season 1 - Episode 2

An electrician named Max Dillon becomes the supervillain known as Electro after a freak accident and it's up to the Spectacular Spider-Man to stop his rampage. Meanwhile, Peter tries to tutor the popular Liz Allen.

Directors: Troy Adomitis
Natural Selection

#4 - Natural Selection

Season 1 - Episode 3

Peter Parker and Spider-Man both must learn to own their choices when decisions made by Dr. Curt Connors transforms Pete's mentor into The Lizard.

Directors: Dave Bullock
Reinforcement

#5 - Reinforcement

Season 2 - Episode 3

Mysterio and Kraven join the ranks of the Sinister Six (including Sandman, Rhino, Vulture and Electro) in an attempt to capture Spider-Man once and for all.

Directors: Mike Goguen
Blueprints

#6 - Blueprints

Season 2 - Episode 1

In the Season 2 premiere, Spider-Man faces a new enemy named Mysterio. Meanwhile, Peter continues his search for Eddie.

Directors: Jennifer Coyle
Catalysts

#7 - Catalysts

Season 1 - Episode 7

Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson go to the Midtown High Fall Formal. Meanwhile, Norman Osborn conducts a new experiment on himself, thus becoming the Green Goblin. Then, Green Goblin tries to take down L. Thompson Lincoln.

Directors: Vic Cook
Market Forces

#8 - Market Forces

Season 1 - Episode 4

While Peter Parker resists taking on the responsibility of helping Aunt May pay the bills, Montana the Big Man's Enforcer - becomes the stunning Shocker to fulfill his responsibility: eliminating the Spectacular Spider-Man.

Directors: Dan Fausett
Accomplices

#9 - Accomplices

Season 2 - Episode 8

Doctor Octopus, Hammerhead and Silver Sable fight over control of New York City's crime underworld.

Directors: Kevin Altieri
Growing Pains

#10 - Growing Pains

Season 2 - Episode 6

When aliens infect John Jameson with toxic spores, he begins to increase in size and strength. Seeing this as a perfect opportunity to capture Spider-Man, J. Jonah Jameson manipulates his son into becoming a super-hero.

Directors: Mike Goguen
The Invisible Hand

#11 - The Invisible Hand

Season 1 - Episode 6

Peter Parker struggles to get a date for the Fall Formal, and to figure out a way to pay for it. Meanwhile, the unstoppable Rhino – the latest of the Big Man's creations – has sworn vengeance on Spider-Man. Spidey takes the battle directly to the source of his troubles, the previously invisible hand, who has been secretly conducting his villain-of-the-week attacks.

Directors: David Bullock
Destructive Testing

#12 - Destructive Testing

Season 2 - Episode 2

Spider-Man faces off against Kraven the Hunter while Peter must decide between Liz Allen and Gwen Stacy.

Directors: Kevin Altieri
Reaction

#13 - Reaction

Season 1 - Episode 8

Tired of constantly being pushed around by others, the timid Otto Octavius has his robotic arms permanently attached to his back and becomes the deadly Doctor Octopus.

Directors: Jennifer Coyle
Competition

#14 - Competition

Season 1 - Episode 5

Peter Parker and Harry Osborn try out for the football team -- and become a bit obsessed with going for the glory. Flint Marko, newly transformed into the Sandman, is out for glory too -- at the expense of our friendly neighborhood Spider-Man.

Directors: Troy Adomitis
First Steps

#15 - First Steps

Season 2 - Episode 5

Things seem to be going well for Peter Parker when he is invited to Flash Thompson's birthday party. Things change, however, when Sandman returns with a score to settle.

Directors: Kevin Altieri
Group Therapy

#16 - Group Therapy

Season 1 - Episode 11

Six of Spidey's toughest enemies band together to get revenge, as the Sinister Six!

Directors: Dave Bullock
Gangland

#17 - Gangland

Season 2 - Episode 10

In order to become the new Big Man, Hammerhead betrays Tombstone, Doctor Octopus and Silvermane. Now, an all out gang war has erupted in New York City, and it's up to Spider-Man to stop it.

Directors: Jennifer Coyle
Identity Crisis

#18 - Identity Crisis

Season 2 - Episode 7

When Venom reveals Spider-Man's secret identity to the world, Peter Parker's family and friends are put in jeopardy.

Directors: Jennifer Coyle
The Uncertainty Principle

#19 - The Uncertainty Principle

Season 1 - Episode 9

Spider-Man is pitted against the Green Goblin, Hammerhead and Tombstone while Colonel John Jameson attempts to land a damaged space shuttle.

Directors: David Bullock
Nature vs. Nurture

#20 - Nature vs. Nurture

Season 1 - Episode 13

Peter must face off against his greatest enemy and friend, The Venom.

Directors: Victor Cook
Opening Night

#21 - Opening Night

Season 2 - Episode 12

A new security cell at Ryker's, codenamed the Vault, opens and Spider-Man offers to be the first test subject. Unfortunately, Green Goblin traps him inside with several villains that he helped put away.

Directors: Mike Goguen
Final Curtain

#22 - Final Curtain

Season 2 - Episode 13

Both Peter Parker and Spider-Man make big decisions: Peter decides to break up with Liz and Spider-Man unmasks the Green Goblin. Unfortunately, nothing goes as planned.

Directors: Victor Cook
Persona

#23 - Persona

Season 1 - Episode 10

The Chameleon is out to blacken Spider-Man's name. The master of disguise loots the city while borrowing Spidey's look, forcing Peter Parker to get help from Black Cat.

Directors: Dave Fausett
Intervention

#24 - Intervention

Season 1 - Episode 12

Spider-Man loses the black suit, accidentally creating the Venom.

Directors: Dave Bullock
Probable Cause

#25 - Probable Cause

Season 2 - Episode 9

Spider-Man encounters a group of super-villains, the New Enforcers, forcing him to battle Shocker, Ricohet and Ox. Meanwhile, Peter Parker's life isn't going much better.

Directors: Mike Goguen