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1st appearance of Hypno-Hustler

[December 2022 - Donald Glover reported to be cast in a Sony Spider-Man film that will be written by Myles Murphy, son of Eddie Murphy and focus on the character Hypno-Hustler]

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1st appearance of Spider-Man Noir, an alternate reality version of Spider-Man who operated during The Great Depression

1st appearance of Vulture Noir

[February 2023 - a live-action Spider-Man Noir series is in development at Amazon featuring an older, grizzled superhero in 1930s New York City]

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1st appearance of El Muerto, a luchador

1st cameo appearance of El Dorado

[September 2023 - Bad Bunny has dropped out of the El Muerto film but it is said to still be in development and recasting will begin soon]

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1st team appearance of the Slingers: Dusk, Ricochet, Hornet, Prodigy

A team of heroes assembled by the Black Marvel and given superhero identities formerly used by Spider-Man

[January 2021 - a Dusk film is being rumored as unlikely as that sounds]

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1st full appearance of Solo, a skilled mercenary who becomes an ally of Spider-Man

[March 2020 - Sony is considering a Solo film or appearance in a film]

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1st appearance of Black Fox, a cat burglar

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1st full appearance of Spider-Woman, Julia Carpenter

First battle of She-Hulk vs Titania

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1st appearance of the Looter, later becomes Meteor Man

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1st appearance and origin of Mindworm

Marvel Value Stamp Series A #41 - The Gladiator

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1st appearance and origin of Molten Man

Peter Parker graduates from high school

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1st appearance of Rocket Racer

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1st appearance of Sandstorm

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1st full appearance of Venom

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1st appearance of Shathra, a Spider-Wasp from the astral plane

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1st appearance of Mattie Franklin as the third Spider-Woman - previously appeared but not as Spider-Woman

1st appearance of the fourth Spider-Woman, Charlotte Witter, the granddaughter of Madame Web

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1st appearance of Stunner

48 page flip-book issue with two complete stories

Includes a White Power Ranger collectible trading card

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1st appearance and origin of Spider-Man 2099

5-page preview in Amazing Spider-Man #365 and an advertisement in Web of Spider-Man #90

โš ๏ธ Debatable Firsts: many sources cite Amazing Spider-Man #365 as the first appearance of Spider-Man 2099 despite text on the cover of the issue that refers to it as a five-page preview promoting Spider-Man 2099 #1

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1st appearance of the Kingpin, Wilson Fisk

Story includes the iconic interior panel of Peter Parker walking away from his Spider-Man suit that is discarded in a garbage can

[September 2022 - Vincent D'Onofrio will reprise the role of Kingpin in Daredevil]

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1st appearance of Tombstone, a crime boss

[May 2024 - a good spec pick for Spider-Man Noir TV series especially if the show goes with a muted, moody color tone]

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1st full appearance of Norman Osborn, not in Green Goblin costume, identified by name

1st appearance of Mendel Stromm, later becomes Gaunt and then Robot Master

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1st appearance of the Green Goblin

First battle of Spider-Man versus the Hulk

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1st appearance of Rhino

[April 2023 - Rhino was teased in the first look of Kraven The Hunter at Sony's CinemaCon 2023]

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1st appearance of Joy Stick, a powerful female opponent whose physical strength rivals Spider-Man

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1st team appearance of The Enforcers: Fancy Dan, Ox, Montana

1st appearance of Big Man

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1st appearance of Wraith

1st appearance of Jean DeWolff, Wraith's sister

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1st appearance of White Rabbit

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1st appearance of Vermin

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1st appearance of Tarantula

2nd appearance of the Punisher

โš  Misconception: many sources cite The Amazing Spider-Man #135 as the second appearance of the Punisher and categorize this appearance as a cameo

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1st appearance of Sister Sun, Sha Shan Nguyen, the love interest of Flash Thompson and briefly, a villain

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Solo stories featuring Man-Wolf begin

1st appearance of Agent Simon Stroud

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1st appearance of Silvermane

1st appearance of Man-Mountain Marko

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1st appearance of Scorpia, a woman who obtained a version of the Scorpion's suit

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1st full appearance of She-Venom

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1st appearance of the Prowler, Hobie Brown

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1st appearance of Mirage, a villain who uses technology to create illusions

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1st team appearance of the Sinister Six: Doctor Octopus, Kraven, Vulture, Electro, Mysterio, Sandman

3rd appearance of Kraven, Vulture, Electro, Mysterio and Sandman

Reprinted in Marvel Tales #150

Character profiles of Dr. Doom, the Lizard and others

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Additional pages explain how Spider-Man's powers and gadgetry work

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3rd appearance of Dr. Octopus

Reference to the creators of Spider-Man, Stan Lee and Steve Ditko are depicted on a sign advertising a fictional company called Leedit Inc. aka Lee Dit(Co.)

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1st appearance of Lily Hollister as Menace

[May 2020 - speculation that Menace could be introduced to the Sony Universe since the writer hired for the Jackpot movie created Menace as an adversary to Spider-Man and Jackpot in comics]

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1st appearance and origin of the Lizard

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1st appearance of Man-Wolf, the son of J. Jonah Jameson who discovered an amulet that turned him into a werewolf

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1st cameo appearance of Alexei Kravinoff, the son of Kraven the Hunter who took on his father's mantle

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1st appearance of Ana Kravinoff, the daughter of Kraven the Hunter who took up her father's mantle

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1st cameo appearance of Mr. Negative

1st appearance of Overdrive

1st appearance of Jackpot, a geneticist and mother who received powers being accidentally exposed to an experimental serum

Marvel ⋅ 1981
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1st appearance of Jack O'Lantern, later becomes the fourth Hobgoblin

Cover appearance of an overweight Batman and Superman

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1st appearance of many Marvel doppelgangers, the most famous of which being the Spider-Man Doppelganger

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1st appearance and origin of Electro

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1st appearance and origin of Scorpion, Mac Gargan appears in The Amazing Spider-Man #19

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Variant second printing cover appearance of Mac Gargan as a Scorpion/Venom hybrid

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1st appearance and origin of Sandman

1st appearance of Betty Brant, a secretary at the Daily Bugle

Spider-Man refers to himself as 'The Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man' for the first time

1st cameo appearance of Jessica Jones, a spectator of the Sandman versus Spider-Man fight - this appearance is retconned as revealed in The Amazing Spider-Man #601

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1st appearance of the Demogoblin, a demon intertwined with the Hobgoblin, Jason Macendale

๐Ÿ“– Inferno Crossover: next, read Amazing Spider-Man #313

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