Yeah, it came as a shock to us as well but we do love a bit of Carnage, check out our review of Venom: Let There Be Carnage in a minute, but for a moment let’s delve into the this new study after the release of Spider-Man: No Way Home (Also our review here) has reunited movie audiences with the Wall Crawler’s greatest on-screen nemeses: the Green Goblin (played by Willem Dafoe), Doctor Octopus (Alfred Molina), Sandman (Thomas Haden Church), Lizard (Rhys Ifans), and Electro (Jamie Foxx)!
Each iteration of Marvel’s Spidey — Toby Maguire, Andrew Garfield, and Tom Holland — has faced their fair share of worthy adversaries, but the question remains unanswered…
…Which villain is the most popular?
Venom has claimed the third position, his recent rise in popularity coinciding with the launch of actor Tom Hardy’s critically acclaimed film franchise. Surprisingly, the second-place spot has been stolen by Black Cat, a jewel thief who has been both a villain and ally of Peter Parker. Despite this setback, the symbiotes continue to dominate the list, as Carnage (also known as the infamous serial killer Cletus Kasady) finds himself in first position!