There were Spider-Man games before Neversoft’s 2000 release Spider-Man. Most of them resembled the cookie-cutter brawlers of the day, with Spider-Man simply standing in for the street-tough protagonists, walking awkwardly down urban environments and punching and kicking anything that moved.

There have been plenty of Spider-Man games since Neversoft’s 2000 release. Most of them resemble Neversoft’s 2000 release.

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