Spider-Man is a video game developed by Western Technologies and published by Acclaim in 1995, incorporating elements form the critically acclaimed Spider-Man: The Animated Series. The game was released for the Super Nintendo and the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis.
The gameplay was similar to most titles of this decade, it was a side scrolling action platformer. The game features six levels: a Laboratory, Construction sight, Brooklyn Bridge
, Coney Island
, a showdown in a Penthouse, and Ravencroft Asylum.
The game features twenty bosses: Owl
, Jack O'Lantern
, Venom, Vulture
, the Lizard, Alien Spiderslayer
, Tri-Spider Slayer, Alistair Smythe, Scorpion, Hammerhead, Doctor Octopus, Hydro Man, the Tinkerer, and the Green Goblin. The game also features the Fantastic Four
The Mega Drive/Genesis version is commonly known as Spider-Man - the Animated Series
to avoid confusion with a previous Spider-Man game released on the console, The Amazing Spider-Man vs. The Kingpin
and published by Sega
, and simply referred as Spider-Man
in the packaging box and instruction manual, hence the naming conflict.