The first season of Spider-Man: The Animated Series aired on Fox Kids from November 1994 to June 1995.


The first season introduces Spider-Man and several of the shows main characters such as J. Jonah Jameson, Joseph Robertson, May Parker, Felicia Hardy, Flash Thompson, Mary Jane Watson, Curt Connors, Norman Osborn, and Harry Osborn.

This season also saw the introduction of several of Spider-Man's enemies such as Kingpin, Alistair Smythe, Doctor Octopus, Mysterio, Scorpion, Kraven the Hunter, Rhino, Shocker, Venom, Hobgoblin, and Chameleon.

Unlike later seasons, season one included single story episodes with no over arcing story.


Main cast

Actor Role
Christopher Daniel Barnes Spider-Man / Peter Parker
Ed Asner J. Jonah Jameson
Rodney Saulsberry Joseph Robertson
Linda Gary May Parker
Jennifer Hale Felicia Hardy
Sara Ballantine Mary Jane Watson

Guest cast

Actor Role
Liz Georges Debra Whitman
Hank Azaria Venom / Eddie Brock
Joseph Campanella Lizard / Curt Connors
Giselle Loren Margaret Connors
Toby Scott Ganger Billy Connors
Patrick Labyorteaux Flash Thompson
Gary Imhoff Harry Osborn
Edward Mulhare Spencer Smythe
Maxwell Caulfield Alistair Smythe
Neil Ross Norman Osborn
Roscoe Lee Browne Kingpin / Wilson Fisk
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. Doctor Octopus / Otto Octavius
Rue McClanahan Anastasia Hardy
Steven Polinsky Agent Ford
Dawnn Lewis Terri Lee
Gregg Berger Mysterio / Quentin Beck
Kraven the Hunter / Sergei Kravinoff
Martin Landau Scorpion / Mac Gargan
Michael Rye Farley Stillwell
Susan Beaubian Mariah Crawford
Don Stark Rhino
Michael Horton John Jameson
John F. Beard Newscaster
Jim Cummings Shocker
Mark Hamill Hobgoblin
Nell Carter Glory Grant
Philip Abbott Nick Fury
Rachel Davies Agent X


Title Directed by Written by Produced by Air date
Night of the Lizard Bob Richardson Gerry Conway
Stan Berkowitz
John Semper
John Semper November 19, 1994
A giant lizard has been spotted in the subways and Jameson is willing to pay $1,000 to the photographer who gets the creature on film. Peter turns to his college professor, Dr. Curt Connor, for answers. But not the answers he expected.
The Spider Slayer Bob Richardson John Semper
Stan Berkowitz
John Semeper February 4, 1995
Norman Osborn hires Spencer Smythe to capture Spider-Man. Smythe releases his deadliest weapon, the Spider Slayer.
Return of the Spider Slayer Bob Richardson John Semper
Mark Hoffmeier
John Semper February 11, 1995
Spencer Smythe's son, Alistair Smythe is hired by the Kingpin to get revenge on Spider-Man and everyone who had a hand in Spencer's death. He rebuilds the original Spider Slayer, along with two more.
Doctor Octopus: Armed and Dangerous Bob Richardson John Semper
Brooks Wachtel
Cynthia Harrison
Avi Arad
Stan Lee
John Semper February 18, 1995
Doctor Otto Octavius, one of Peter's childhood teachers, gets revenge on the Hardy family for cutting off the funding for his research, by kidnapping
The Menace of Mysterio Bob Richardson John Semper
Stan Berkowitz
Marv Wolfman
John Semper February 25, 1995
Spider-Man was seen robbing the Metropolitan Museum, while Peter Parker was home in bed. All of a sudden a supposedly new hero, Mysterio, arrives.
The Sting of the Scorpion Bob Richardson John Semper
Marty Isenberg
Robert N. Skir
John Semper March 11, 1995
Jameson is becoming obsessed with destroying Spider-Man. So he hires a man named Mac Gargan to try out a new scorpion suit, made at the laboratories of Empire State University. But Gargan's mutation begins to turn him into a monster.
Kraven the Hunter Bob Richardson John Semper
Mark Hoffmeier
Jan Strnad
John Semper April 1, 1995
Peter has a job interview at the Hardy Foundation Research Center. But his interviewer, Dr. Mariah Crawford, is visited by an old lover, Kraven the Hunter.
The Alien Costume, Part I Bob Richardson John Semper
Stan Berkowitz
Avi Arad
Stan Lee
Meg McLaughlin
Len Wein
John Semper April 29, 1995
The beginning of the Alien Costume saga; how it came from the surface of the moon to New York City and into the life of the one who saved the astronauts of the space mission: Spider-Man.
The Alien Costume, Part II Bob Richardson John Semper
Brynne Stephens
John Semper May 6, 1995
Spider-Man is becoming attached to the new suit. But Eddie Brock has framed Spider-Man for the Promethium X robbery. Alistair Smythe and Kingpin send Shocker after Eddie to dispose of him. Now, Spidey will begin to see what the suit is really worth.
The Alien Costume, Part III Bob Richardson John Semper
Mark Hoffmeier
John Semper May 13, 1995
The symbiote takes over Eddie Brock to give birth to Venom. Now, Spider-Man must go up against the most dangerous enemy he's ever faced. One who is stronger, more skilled, undetected by his spider-sense, and knows Spidey's true identity.
The Hobgoblin, Part I Bob Richardson John Semper
Larry Brody
John Semper May 20, 1995
Norman Osborn hires a psychopath, known as the Hobgoblin, to kill the Kingpin. But Hobgoblin plans to use Osborn and Kingpin's rivalry to his own advantage.
The Hobgoblin, Part II Bob Richardson Stan Berkowitz John Semper May 27, 1995
The Hobgoblin takes over Kingpin's empire. Now Osborn and Kingpin plan to use Spider-Man to take the goblin down.
Day of the Chameleon Bob Richardson John Semper John Semper June 11, 1995
A secret organization, known as S.H.I.E.L.D., asks for Jameson's assistance in capturing a terrorist known as the Chameleon.
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