Meet the villains of The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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What’s a hero without a few good villains to define/menace/annoy him? The upcoming Spider-Man movie sequel has been teasing all of the villains ever created, even though there are only three real threats in that movie. And a few more in the tie-in game as well.

Here’s the latest trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, as well as a completely unofficial synopsis on each bad guy:

The Kingpin

The boss of bosses, runs all organised crime throughout New York City and beyond while maintaining the guise of a philanthropic businessman. Despite his size, is immensely strong and deceptively quick in a fight.

Black Cat

Agile cat-burglar with bad luck powers that can affect the probability of those around her. Is also one hell of a flirt.

Electro

Master of electricity, looks like a Smurf on rave-party steroids in the latest film.

Green Goblin

Imagine the Joker with the wealth and genius of Batman, throw in a few themed gadgets and you have your Goblin.

Kraven the Hunter

Master tracker and hunter, enhanced senses and peak physical conditioning. Once went completely nuts after he defeated Spider-Man. I mean like Los Angeles wandering hobo crazy.

Maybe I was wrong about the Spider-Man games aping the Batman Arkham games. After all, this plot for the game about the friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man having pissed off a major gang boss who lets loose several assassins on his wall-crawling ass sounds completely original to me.

Read  Sony plans to add Mysterio and Kraven the Hunter to their planned cinematic universe

The game is out in time for the film this month, and will be on pretty much every platform with a controller. Thwip thwip.

Last Updated: April 7, 2014

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  • VampyreSquirrel

    Kingpin, Kraven and Green Goblin… some of my fav villains in the Spiderman universe.

    They come after Carnage of course.

    • Admiral Chief in Space

      Janee Carnage is the all time badass villain

      • VampyreSquirrel

        I’ve actually got a collectors edition card of him… it’s the pride and joy of my collection

      • Dutch Matrix

        Bah! Carnage will see his ass handed to him by Deadpool!
        (YAY! I made a current comic book reference!)

    • Rock789

      Hell yeah! I would LOVE a movie to have Carnage in it! But they messed up Venom so much in that train wreck of a movie (Spidey3), that I may not wanna see their Carnage version… 🙁

    • Hammersteyn

      I always liked Kaine

  • FoxOneZA

    ” looks like a Smurf on rave-party steroids in the latest film.” << Pre-order material 😉

  • Alien Emperor Trevor

    lol @ descriptions.

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