The 50 Best Spider-Man Stories and the Supporting Cast

Posted by SMReviews Team 02 August 2012

If you have a favorite supporting cast member, here are the stories from our list of the 50 best Spider-Man stories in which they made prominent appearances.

There are separate listings for stories in which the memory of a deceased member of the supporting cast has a major impact on the characters, as well as stories involving alternate universe versions of the characters.

Lance Bannon
Nothing Can Stop the Juggernaut (Amazing Spider-Man #229-230)

Betty Brant
The End of Spider-Man! (Amazing Spider-Man #18)
If This Be My Destiny (Amazing Spider-Man #31-33)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)

Curt Connors
Face to Face With the Lizard (Amazing Spider-Man #6)
If This Be My Destiny (Amazing Spider-Man #31-33)
Shed (Amazing Spider-Man #630-633)
Spider-Man Blue

Carlie Cooper
Shed (Amazing Spider-Man #630-633)
Spider Island (Amazing Spider-Man #666-673)

Felicia Hardy AKA The Black Cat
The Alien Costume Saga (1994 Animated Series Episodes 7-9)Spider-Man/ Human Torch: I'm With Stupid
Shed (Amazing Spider-Man #630-633)
Down Among Dead Men ( Marvel Knights Spider-Man # 1-12)

John Jameson
Down Among Dead Men ( Marvel Knights Spider-Man # 1-12)

J. Jonah Jameson Jr.
Face to Face With the Lizard (Amazing Spider-Man #6)
The End of Spider-Man! (Amazing Spider-Man #18)
If This Be My Destiny (Amazing Spider-Man #31-33)
Spider-Man No More (Amazing Spider-Man #50-52)
Disaster (Amazing Spider-Man #53-59)
The Madness of Mysterio (Amazing Spider-Man #66-67)
The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Amazing Spider-Man #121-122)
The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man (Amazing Spider-Man #248)
Secrets, Confessions and Endings (Amazing Spider-Man #249-251)
The Death of Jean Dewolfe (Peter Parker the Spectacular Spider-Man #107-110)
Spider-Man Versus Wolverine
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
Down Among Dead Men ( Marvel Knights Spider-Man # 1-12)
Unscheduled Stop (Amazing Spider-Man #578-579)
Shed (Amazing Spider-Man #630-633)
No One Dies (Amazing Spider-Man #655-656)
Spider Island (Amazing Spider-Man #666-673)
Spider-Man Blue

J. Jonah Jameson (Alternate Versions)
Learning Curve (Ultimate Spider-Man #8-13)
The Death of Spider-Man (Ultimate Spider-Man #156-160)
Spider-Man the Movie
Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man: Reign

J. Jonah Jameson Sr.
Unscheduled Stop (Amazing Spider-Man #578-579)
Peter Parker Must Die (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 36)
Shed (Amazing Spider-Man #630-633)

Ned Leeds
Spider-Man Versus Wolverine 

Ned Leeds (Memory)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
 Kraven's Last Hunt (Web of Spider-Man #31-32, Amazing Spider-Man #293-294, Peter Parker the Spectacular Spider-Man #131-132)

Max Modell
Spider Island (Amazing Spider-Man #666-673)

Harry Osborn
Spider-Man and the Green Goblin...both Unmasked (Amazing Spider-Man #39-40)
Disaster (Amazing Spider-Man #53-59)
The Madness of Mysterio (Amazing Spider-Man #66-67)
Green Goblin Lives (Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #2)
Spider-Man...Murderer? (Amazing Spider-Man #88-90)
The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Amazing Spider-Man #121-122)
Secrets, Confessions and Endings (Amazing Spider-Man #249-251)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
 Venom (Amazing Spider-Man #300)
Spider-Man Blue

Harry Osborn (Memory)
Revelations

Norman Osborn (See also "Green Goblin")
Spider-Man and the Green Goblin...both Unmasked (Amazing Spider-Man #39-40)
 The Madness of Mysterio (Amazing Spider-Man #66-67)
Green Goblin Lives (Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #2)
Spider-Man...Murderer? (Amazing Spider-Man #88-90)
The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Amazing Spider-Man #121-122)
Spider-Man Blue

Ben Parker (Memory)
Amazing Fantasy #15
Peter Parker Spider-Man #20
Happy Birthday! (Amazing Spider-Man #498-500)
Down Among Dead Men ( Marvel Knights Spider-Man # 1-12)
No One Dies (Amazing Spider-Man #655-656)

May Parker
Amazing Fantasy #15
Face to Face With the Lizard (Amazing Spider-Man #6)
The End of Spider-Man! (Amazing Spider-Man #18)
If This Be My Destiny (Amazing Spider-Man #31-33)
Spider-Man and the Green Goblin...both Unmasked (Amazing Spider-Man #39-40)
To Become An Avenger! (Amazing Spider-Man Annual #3)
Spider-Man No More (Amazing Spider-Man #50-52)
Disaster (Amazing Spider-Man #53-59)
The Madness of Mysterio (Amazing Spider-Man #66-67)
Green Goblin Lives (Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #2)
Spider-Man...Murderer? (Amazing Spider-Man #88-90)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
The Gift (Amazing Spider-Man #400)
Happy Birthday! (Amazing Spider-Man #498-500)
Peter Parker Must Die (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 36)
Shed (Amazing Spider-Man #630-633)
Spider-Man Blue

May Parker (Alternate)
Learning Curve (Ultimate Spider-Man #8-13)
The Death of Spider-Man (Ultimate Spider-Man #156-160)
Spider-Man the Movie
Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man: Reign

Ben Reilly
Revelations
The Gift (Amazing Spider-Man #400)

Ben Reilly (Memory)
Peter Parker Must Die (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 36)

Joseph "Robbie" Robertson
Spider-Man No More (Amazing Spider-Man #50-52)
Disaster (Amazing Spider-Man #53-59)
Spider-Man...Murderer? (Amazing Spider-Man #88-90)
The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Amazing Spider-Man #121-122)
 The Death of Jean Dewolfe (Peter Parker the Spectacular Spider-Man #107-110)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
Kraven's Last Hunt (Web of Spider-Man #31-32, Amazing Spider-Man #293-294, Peter Parker the Spectacular Spider-Man #131-132)
Venom (Amazing Spider-Man #300)
Styx and Stone (Amazing Spider-Man #307-309
Spider-Man Blue

Randy Robertson
One Small Break (Peter Parker Spider-Man #30-32)

George Stacy 

The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Amazing Spider-Man #121-122)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
Death in the Family (Peter Parker Spider-Man #44-47)
Down Among Dead Men ( Marvel Knights Spider-Man # 1-12)
To Have and to Hold (Sensational Spider-Man Annual One)
No One Dies (Amazing Spider-Man #655-656)
Spider-Man Blue
Spider-Man/ Human Torch: I'm With Stupid

Flash Thompson
Amazing Fantasy #15
If This Be My Destiny (Amazing Spider-Man #31-33)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
Venom (Amazing Spider-Man #300)
Spider-Man Blue
One Small Break (Peter Parker Spider-Man #30-32)

Mary Jane Watson
Spider-Man No More (Amazing Spider-Man #50-52)
Disaster (Amazing Spider-Man #53-59)
The Madness of Mysterio (Amazing Spider-Man #66-67)
Green Goblin Lives (Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #2)
Spider-Man...Murderer? (Amazing Spider-Man #88-90)
The Night Gwen Stacy Died (Amazing Spider-Man #121-122)
Secrets, Confessions and Endings (Amazing Spider-Man #249-251)
The Wedding (Amazing Spider-Man Annual 21)
Kraven's Last Hunt (Web of Spider-Man #31-32, Amazing Spider-Man #293-294, Peter Parker the Spectacular Spider-Man #131-132)
Venom (Amazing Spider-Man #300)
Styx and Stone (Amazing Spider-Man #307-309
Five Minutes (The Ultimate Spider-Man anthology)
The Gift (Amazing Spider-Man #400)
Revelations
Happy Birthday! (Amazing Spider-Man #498-500)
Down Among Dead Men ( Marvel Knights Spider-Man # 1-12)
To Have and to Hold (Sensational Spider-Man Annual One)
Spider Island (Amazing Spider-Man #666-673)
Spider-Man Blue
Spider-Man/ Human Torch: I'm With Stupid

Mary Jane Watson (Alternate Versions)
Learning Curve (Ultimate Spider-Man #8-13)
The Death of Spider-Man (Ultimate Spider-Man #156-160)
Spider-Man the Movie
Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man: Reign


The Top 50 list is available in several other formats...
Organized in Chronological Order
Sorted by Series.
Grouped by Writer and Artist.
Arranged by Villains and Guest Starrs
Finally, there's the simple master list.

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Or you could just go to the beginning of the countdown.

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