Spider-Man: The Movie

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Spider-Man, the classic comic book co-created by Stan Lee, is now a major motion picture. This conversion of the movie to the video game world takes the major storyline, characters and artwork of the Spider-Man movie and adds a lengthy backstory and new characters.

The Green Goblin is the main villian here, and as Peter Parker you must defy gravity using your spider crawl, web-slinging and spider-sense abilities to track down Spidey's nemesis through the skyscapers of New York City.

The major inclusion for this title over the previous Spider-Man series (on Playstation also by Activision) is aerial combat. Attack the enemy mid-air while web-slinging, rise and decend while swinging and banking around buildings create a greater emphasis on Spidey's greatest asset, the spider web.


Spider-Man: The Movie PlayStation 2 Tracking Shocker to the station
Spider-Man: The Movie PlayStation 2 Delivering a much needed face punch to Vulture
Spider-Man: The Movie GameCube Fighting with Scorpian
Spider-Man: The Movie GameCube One of the training obstacle courses

Alternate Titles

  • "ספיידרמן" -- Hebrew spelling

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User Reviews

A worthy adaptation of the movie that builds upon Spidey's proven formula for success Windows Zovni (9322)
A decent but awkward film conversion with some irritations. Windows Sycada (175)
Not as good as the originals PlayStation 2 James Kirk (159)
Doesn't matter which system you put it on, it is grat in every way. PlayStation 2 Exodia85 (2149)
Welcome to the true world of Spiderman. Windows ThE oNe (178)

Critic Reviews

Gaming Target Xbox Apr 23, 2002 9 out of 10 90
Gaming Target GameCube May 15, 2002 8.8 out of 10 88
N-Zone GameCube Jul 06, 2003 83 out of 100 83
Gamesmania.de Xbox Jun 07, 2002 82 out of 100 82
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox May 29, 2002 16 out of 20 80
Gamesmania.de Windows Jun 17, 2002 80 out of 100 80
Netjak GameCube May 22, 2002 7.8 out of 10 78
Game Over Online Windows May 30, 2002 77 out of 100 77
Fragland.net Windows Sep 13, 2002 76 out of 100 76
Peliplaneetta.net Windows Jun 25, 2002 66 out of 100 66


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This game has several cheat codes that allow you to play the game as a variety of characters, such as thugs, security guards, the Shocker, and a motorcycle cop named Captain Stacey with a striking resemblance to Marvel kingpin Stan Lee.

One code allowed you to play the game as Mary Jane (the only female playable character), but this code was apparently disabled in later production copies of the game. A possible reason for this is that in the game's ending you see Mary Jane and your character kissing, so if you play as Mary Jane you end up with her frenching herself. Perhaps the developers felt that having two women making out in their game would alienate potential buyers (or, more likely, the parents of potential buyers), considering the family demographic this game is targeted at.
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