These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
They Changed It, Now It Sucks: A lot of fans had a dislike of the show merely because most of the villains were Canon Foreigners. Of course, given that a fair amount of these villains were rather uninspired expies of popular canon villains, they may have a point.
What Could Have Been/ They Wasted a Perfectly Good Plot: The show had vast potential to be the best Spider-Man series on the air, due to the fact that it was on a network with fewer censorship guidelines and featured a mature cast and could play with mature themes, not to mention its animation style. What resulted instead was standard MTV fare.
What The Hell Casting Agency: Keith Carradine as Jonah, trying desperately to emulate JK Simmons' take on the character. This bit of casting was seen as particularly strange, as Ed Asner was in the recurring cast as an anti-Spider-Man cop.
Unfortunate Implications: Though there are visible friendly minorities (Indy, Meng), every black character on the show is antagonistic in some way (The Kingpin, Talon, Turbo Jet, Keith David's irritated FBI agent, one of Max's fraternity hazers).