* [[BestKnownForTheFanservice Best Known For The Vampire]]: His first appearance is often over looked by the fact that he showed up mid-way through a storyarc involving Spider-Man growing four extra arms. This storyarc is considered one of the strangest stories in Spidey's career (and before Clone Saga and One More Day, was considered the worst).
* EnsembleDarkhorse: Maybe chalk it up to his general bizarre nature or the UglyCute part, but Morbius is a rather cult classic character.
* HilariousInHindsight: In ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManTheAnimatedSeries'', Morbius looked and sounded a lot like a certain Mr. TommyWiseau. [[Film/TheRoom Oh Hai, Spidah-Man!]]
* UglyCute: It depends on the artist, but Morbius has a big potential for this. It may have something to do with the big red eyes or the angsty nature, but how can you not simultaneously go 'aww' and 'eww' when you see [[http://25.media.tumblr.com/c6f1d82fee58a6760f3416caaff331d6/tumblr_misezvIHbi1rxk4eno1_1280.png something like this?]]