History WesternAnimation / TheSpectacularSpiderman

28th May '16 10:45:24 AM akaun6899
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For those who either miss or missed out watching this show on TV, it has become one of the few ''Spider-Man'' TV shows to have all its episodes released on DVD, and the first one to receive a Blu-Ray release.[[note]]Regarding the [=DVDs=], the first season received four single-disc volumes, then a 2-Disc set of the complete season. The second season only has the former option. The 4-Disc Blu-Ray contains the complete series, and currently remains the only way to buy all the episodes together.[[/note]] Though strangely it is one of the few Spider-Man cartoons to be absent from (Canadian) Netflix, despite being among the most popular.

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For those who either miss or missed out watching this show on TV, it has become one of the few ''Spider-Man'' TV shows to have all its episodes released on DVD, and the first one to receive a Blu-Ray Blu-ray release.[[note]]Regarding the [=DVDs=], the first season received four single-disc volumes, then a 2-Disc set of the complete season. The second season only has the former option. The 4-Disc Blu-Ray Blu-ray contains the complete series, and currently remains the only way to buy all the episodes together.[[/note]] Though strangely it is one of the few Spider-Man cartoons to be absent from (Canadian) Netflix, despite being among the most popular.
18th May '16 8:28:19 PM Manny20444
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** The field trip flashback in "Intervention" is an almost line-for-line, shot-for-shot recreation of the scene in the first movie, albeit with Gwen instead of Mary Jane. The rest of the flashback borrows a few more iconic scenes from both the movies and the comics, with a few of the lines changed to avoid a lawsuit.

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** The field trip flashback in "Intervention" is an almost line-for-line, shot-for-shot recreation of the scene in the first movie, albeit with Gwen instead of Mary Jane. The rest of the flashback borrows a few more iconic scenes from both the movies and the comics, with a few of the lines changed to avoid a lawsuit.



* ReasonableAuthorityFigure - Captain Stacy

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* ReasonableAuthorityFigure - Captain StacyStacy as usual



* WeCanRuleTogether - Tombstone again, and later the Green Goblin.

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* WeCanRuleTogether - Tombstone again, and later briefly the Green Goblin.
18th May '16 8:23:29 PM Manny20444
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* FaceHeelTurn - Eddie Brock was originally Peter's friend at the start of season one, but over time he developed a burning hatred for Peter Parker AND Spider-Man. After he bonds with the symbiote, he learns that they're the same person and becomes Venom.
** A lot of other villains count too like the Vulture (who became a villain after Norman stole his work), Mark, Colonel Jupiter, Doctor Oc, Eltro, etc.

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* FaceHeelTurn - Eddie Brock was originally Peter's childhood friend (As in the Ultimate Spider-Man comics) at the start of season one, but over time he developed a burning hatred for Peter Parker AND Spider-Man. After he bonds with the symbiote, he learns that they're the same person and becomes Venom.
** A lot of other villains count too like the Vulture (who became a villain after Norman stole his work), Mark, Colonel Jupiter, Doctor Oc, Eltro, etc.
Venom.



* FantasticAesop - Green Goblin Harry, Venom, Electro, and Colonel Jupiter teach us the extremely applicable life lesson that WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity.

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* FantasticAesop - Green Goblin Goblin, Harry, Venom, Electro, and Colonel Jupiter teach us the extremely applicable life lesson that WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity.
30th Apr '16 9:16:20 AM Manny20444
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* CorruptCorporateExecutive - Norman Osborn, [[VillainWithGoodPublicity respected]] Oscorp CEO, very much exemplifies this trope, working both sides of the fence with impunity. And in his own way, L. Thompson Lincoln/Tombstone.

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* CorruptCorporateExecutive - Norman Osborn, [[VillainWithGoodPublicity respected]] Oscorp CEO, founder & head, very much exemplifies this trope, working both sides of the fence with impunity. And in his own way, L. Thompson Lincoln/Tombstone.



* HuntingTheMostDangerousGame: Kraven decides to do this with Spider-Man... and loses because he's simply a BadassNormal. He pulls this again after getting superpowers.

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* HuntingTheMostDangerousGame: As usual, Kraven decides to do this with Spider-Man... and loses because he's simply a BadassNormal. He pulls this again after getting superpowers.



* JerkJock - Flash Thompson, Kenny "King" Kong. Flash is softening up, though; He's the one who brought Pete back down to earth and clued him in on the way he was acting.

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* JerkJock - Flash Thompson, Thompson(as usual), Kenny "King" Kong. Flash is kind of softening up, though; He's the one who brought Pete back down to earth and clued him in on the way he was acting.



* LeParkour - This Spider-Man doesn't just WallCrawl, he wall ''runs,'' too. Black Cat pulls it off as well.

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* LeParkour - Just like in the comics & the films, This Spider-Man doesn't just WallCrawl, he wall ''runs,'' too. Black Cat pulls it off as well.
30th Apr '16 7:53:45 AM aye_amber
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** Hilarious non sequiturs, and one ''Music/RollingStones'' quote.

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** Hilarious non sequiturs, and one ''Music/RollingStones'' ''Music/TheRollingStones'' quote.
28th Apr '16 12:33:31 PM Manny20444
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* FreakLabAccident - Spider-Man, Electro, The Sandman, Doctor Octopus, The Lizard,The Green Goblin, and to a lesser extent Molten Man, as the heat was an unexpected side effect of the nanobot infusion.

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* FreakLabAccident - Spider-Man, Electro, The Sandman, Doctor Octopus, The Lizard,The Lizard, The Green Goblin, and to a lesser extent Molten Man, as the heat was an unexpected side effect of the nanobot infusion.



* GadgeteerGenius - The Vulture invented his {{flight}}-capable PoweredArmor, while Mason creates all the Chameleon's ShoePhone technology. also, Otto Octavious created his mechanical tentacles.

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* GadgeteerGenius - The Vulture invented his {{flight}}-capable PoweredArmor, while PoweredArmor,Norman Osborn secretly invented the technology that he needed for his [[spoiler:Green Goblin persona]] after he was presumably driven insane from the [[spoiler:Green Goblin formula]]. Mason creates all the Chameleon's ShoePhone technology. also, Otto Octavious created his mechanical tentacles.
27th Apr '16 7:36:01 AM rafi
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* {{Badass}} - Venom and Kraven.
** And Tombstone, who may or may not be a BadassNormal.
* BadassBookworm - He's like his comics counterpart; As Peter, he is a geeky nerd who can solve your hardest algebra problems before breakfast is over, As Spider-Man, he is able to hand criminals their asses using his superhuman combat skills.
* BadassBystander - When the Lizard is about to bite Spidey's head off in a subway train, some old lady hits him (the Lizard) on the head with her purse.

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* {{Badass}} - Venom and Kraven.
** And Tombstone, who may or may not be a BadassNormal.
* BadassBookworm -
BadassBookworm: He's like his comics counterpart; As Peter, he is a geeky nerd who can solve your hardest algebra problems before breakfast is over, As Spider-Man, he is able to hand criminals their asses using his superhuman combat skills.
* BadassBystander - BadassBystander: When the Lizard is about to bite Spidey's head off in a subway train, some old lady hits him (the Lizard) on the head with her purse.



* BadassGrandpa - The Vulture, sort of-he's dangerous because of his outfit, not any inherent ability.

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* BadassGrandpa - BadassGrandpa:
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The Vulture, sort of-he's dangerous because of his outfit, not any inherent ability.



* BadassInANiceSuit - Hammerhead ,Tombstone, and Norman Osborn
* BadassLongcoat - Doctor Octopus.
* BadassNormal - Black Cat presumably, and George Stacy. Season 2 gives us Sergei Kravinov (Kraven [[{{Animorphism}} before his transformation]]) and Silver Sable.

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* BadassInANiceSuit - BadassInANiceSuit: Hammerhead ,Tombstone, and Norman Osborn
* BadassLongcoat - BadassLongcoat: Doctor Octopus.
* BadassNormal - BadassNormal:
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Black Cat presumably, and George Stacy. Season 2 gives us Sergei Kravinov (Kraven [[{{Animorphism}} before his transformation]]) and Silver Sable.



* BaitAndSwitch - Kingsley in "Accomplices". He even uses the phrase.

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* BaitAndSwitch - BaitAndSwitch:
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Kingsley in "Accomplices". He even uses the phrase.



* BarrierWarrior - This is a secondary function of Shocker's [[ClothesMakeTheSuperman costume]], that enables him to survive a building's collapse.
* BatSignal - [[InvertedTrope Inverted]]. As in UsefulNotes/{{the Silver Age|of Comic Books}}, Spider-Man uses the Spider-Signal to announce his arrival.
* BatmanColdOpen - Frequently.
* BattleButler - Hammerhead's Driver.
* BattleInTheCenterOfTheMind - Peter versus the symbiote, naturally. With Peter getting a little help from Uncle Ben.
* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor - In ''Group Therapy'', just before going to sleep, Peter remarks, "I wish I could just wake up tomorrow, with Doc and his merry morons back in jail." Oh, he gets his wish alright. But at the cost of losing himself to the symbiote, waking up exhausted, and being out of the loop for a whole ''day'' that his aunt has had a heart attack.

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* BarrierWarrior - BarrierWarrior: This is a secondary function of Shocker's [[ClothesMakeTheSuperman costume]], that enables him to survive a building's collapse.
* BatSignal - BatSignal: [[InvertedTrope Inverted]]. As in UsefulNotes/{{the Silver Age|of Comic Books}}, Spider-Man uses the Spider-Signal to announce his arrival.
* BatmanColdOpen - BatmanColdOpen: Frequently.
* BattleButler - BattleButler: Hammerhead's Driver.
* BattleInTheCenterOfTheMind - BattleInTheCenterOfTheMind: Peter versus the symbiote, naturally. With Peter getting a little help from Uncle Ben.
* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor - BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: In ''Group Therapy'', just before going to sleep, Peter remarks, "I wish I could just wake up tomorrow, with Doc and his merry morons back in jail." Oh, he gets his wish alright. But at the cost of losing himself to the symbiote, waking up exhausted, and being out of the loop for a whole ''day'' that his aunt has had a heart attack.



* BenevolentBoss - Tombstone goes out of his way to save Hammerhead.

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* BenevolentBoss - BenevolentBoss: Tombstone goes out of his way to save Hammerhead.
27th Apr '16 7:16:16 AM Manny20444
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''The Spectacular Spider-Man'' is a short-lived animated series based on the Creator/MarvelComics' [[Franchise/SpiderMan web-slinging superhero]], and developed for television by Creator/GregWeisman of ''WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}}'' fame. The series reintroduces Peter Parker as the geeky OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, after getting his powers at the end of the previous year and spending all summer as Spider-Man.

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''The Spectacular Spider-Man'' is a short-lived animated series based on the Creator/MarvelComics' [[Franchise/SpiderMan web-slinging superhero]], and developed for television by Creator/GregWeisman of ''WesternAnimation/{{Gargoyles}}'' fame. The series reintroduces Peter Parker as the geeky OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, after getting his powers at the end of during the previous year and spending all summer as Spider-Man.
25th Apr '16 4:33:01 PM McSkywalker
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For those who either miss or missed out watching this show on TV, it has become one of the few ''Spider-Man'' TV shows to have all its episodes released on DVD, and the first one to receive a Blu-Ray release.[[note]]Regarding the [=DVDs=], the first season received four single-disc volumes, then a 2-Disc set of the complete season. The second season only has the former option. The 4-Disc Blu-Ray contains the complete series, and currently remains the only way to buy all the episodes together.[[/note]] Though strangely it is one of the few Spiderman cartoons to be absent from (Canadian) Netflix, despite being among the most popular.

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For those who either miss or missed out watching this show on TV, it has become one of the few ''Spider-Man'' TV shows to have all its episodes released on DVD, and the first one to receive a Blu-Ray release.[[note]]Regarding the [=DVDs=], the first season received four single-disc volumes, then a 2-Disc set of the complete season. The second season only has the former option. The 4-Disc Blu-Ray contains the complete series, and currently remains the only way to buy all the episodes together.[[/note]] Though strangely it is one of the few Spiderman Spider-Man cartoons to be absent from (Canadian) Netflix, despite being among the most popular.
19th Apr '16 5:41:20 PM TorukMacto
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* Adorkable: Peter Parker just like his comic book counterpart.

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* Adorkable: {{Adorkable}}: Peter Parker just like his comic book counterpart.
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