Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends

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  • TV-Y7
  • 1981
  • 3 Seasons
  • 7.2  (3,982)

Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends was a beloved animated television series that aired on NBC from 1981-1986. The show followed the adventures of Spider-Man, along with his superhero friends Iceman and Firestar, as they battled the forces of evil in New York City.

Hans Conried, Sally Julian, and Michael Evans provided the voices for the main characters. Conried played the role of Aunt May's loyal butler, Jarvis, while Julian voiced the fiery superheroine, Firestar. Evans lent his voice to Bobby Drake, better known as Iceman, a mutant with the ability to control and manipulate ice and cold temperatures.

The show was notable for its collaboration with Marvel Comics, which allowed the series to introduce various characters from the Marvel Universe. Throughout the show's run, viewers were frequently treated to appearances by other Marvel superheroes, such as Captain America, Thor, and the X-Men.

One of the show's strengths was its balanced portrayal of the main characters. Spider-Man, Iceman, and Firestar all shared the spotlight equally, with each character receiving ample screen time and development. Spider-Man served as the team's leader and primary strategist, relying on his quick thinking and agility to outmaneuver his foes. Iceman provided valuable support with his ice-based powers, while Firestar's powerful energy blasts proved useful in a pinch.

Despite their differences, the trio maintained a strong friendship and unwavering dedication to protecting the innocent. They also faced a wide variety of villains throughout the series, including Doctor Octopus, the Green Goblin, and Magneto.

In addition to its compelling storylines and well-rounded characters, the show also boasted impressive animation and special effects, which were a hallmark of the era in which it was produced. Viewers were treated to dynamic fight scenes, stunning visuals, and plenty of eye-catching details.

Overall, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends was a timeless and entertaining show that remains beloved by fans of all ages. Whether you're a longtime comic book enthusiast or simply looking for an exciting animated series to enjoy, this classic show is sure to deliver the action, drama, and humor you crave.

Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (28 episodes). The series first aired on September 12, 1981.

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Mission: Save the Guardstar
8. Mission: Save the Guardstar
November 5, 1983
The Spiderfriends must save a security satellite manipulated by Lightwave, Iceman's half sister.
The X-Men Adventure
7. The X-Men Adventure
October 29, 1983
A cyborg uses a computer to seek revenge on Firestar and to test the fears and weaknesses of the X-Men and the Spiderfriends.
Spidey Meets the Girl from Tomorrow
6. Spidey Meets the Girl from Tomorrow
October 22, 1983
When a spaceship from the future crashes on Earth, Spiderman and his friends must battle the alien.
The Origin of Spider-Friends
5. The Origin of Spider-Friends
October 15, 1983
As Iceman, Spiderman and Firestar all work separately in a lab, the Beetle creates chaos.
Attack of the Arachnoid
4. Attack of the Arachnoid
October 8, 1983
Zoltan concocts a serum which gives him spider powers and frames Spiderman for several crimes.
The Education of a Superhero
3. The Education of a Superhero
October 1, 1983
When the evil Gamesman plots to hypnotize all young people, Spiderman and his friends must foil his plan.
The Bride of Dracula
2. The Bride of Dracula
September 24, 1983
Dracula abducts Firestar and takes her back to Transylvania, unaware that Spiderman and Iceman follow in the hope of rescuing Firestar.
Spider-Man Unmasked!
1. Spider-Man Unmasked!
September 17, 1983
When Sandman discovers Spiderman's true identity and threatens to blackmail him, the Spiderfriends fool him.
Where to Watch Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends
Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends is available for streaming on the NBC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends on demand at Disney+, Amazon, Vudu and Google Play.
  • Premiere Date
    September 12, 1981
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (3,982)