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Green Goblin (Norman Osborn)

Green Goblin (Norman Osborn)
Real Name: Norman Virgil Osborn
Occupation: N/A
Birth Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Identity: N/A
Aliases: Iron Patriot
Relatives: N/A
Group Affiliation: H.A.M.M.E.R., Daily Bugle, Hellfire Club, Sinister Six, Thunderbolts Army, Thunderbolts, Commission on Superhuman Activities, Cabal, Dark Avengers, Initiative
Base of Operations: N/A
Origin: Augmented (Chemical)
First Appearance
Amazing Spider-Man #14 (v1)
Gender: N/A
Height: N/A
Weight: N/A
Eyes: N/A
Hair: N/A
Education: N/A
Universe: N/A
 
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Flashback Issue
 
 #14 (v1)
194: Amazing Spider-Man #14 (v1)
   
"The Grotesque Adventure of the Green Goblin "
Spider-man is starring in a movie directed by the Oscar winning B.J. Cosmos. In a fight scene with the Enforcers and the Green Goblin, Spider-man realizes that they are not actors but the real thing!
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Cover Date : July 1964
Release Date: April 1964
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis Issue Covered in a Podcast Issue Has Letters Column Issue Has Letters Column
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #17 (v1)
232: Amazing Spider-Man #17 (v1)
   
"The Return of the Green Goblin! "
Flash Thomson has started a Spider-man fan club and promises that Spider-man will appear in person. Spidey hears his call but finds that one of the fans is the Human Torch and the Green Goblin?!
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Cover Date : October 1964
Release Date: July 1964
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis Issue Covered in a Podcast Issue Has Letters Column
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #18 (v1)
233: Amazing Spider-Man #18 (v1)
   
"The End of Spider-Man! "
Aunt May is recovering from a heart attack and Peter Parker has to be there for her. Unable to risk his life, while as Spider-man, he will have to avoid every encounter with his enemies!
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Cover Date : November 1964
Release Date: August 1964
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis Issue Covered in a Podcast Issue Has Letters Column
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #23 (v1)
295: Amazing Spider-Man #23 (v1)
   
"The Goblin And The Gangsters "
The Green Goblin has decided to take control of the city's mafia in order to increase his power, and neither the mafia's kingpin nor Spiderman are going to let him get away with it.
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Cover Date : April 1965
Release Date: January 1965
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #26 (v1)
364: Amazing Spider-Man #26 (v1)
The Green Goblin vs. the Crime-Master (1 of 2)
   
"The Man in the Crime-Master's Mask! "
Spidey has to a multiple problems. He lost his costumes and the Green Goblin has returned, who now seeks an alliance with a villain called the Crime Master. Has Frederick Foswell has return to crime?
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Cover Date : July 1965
Release Date: April 1965
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #27 (v1)
365: Amazing Spider-Man #27 (v1)
The Green Goblin vs. the Crime-Master (2 of 2)
   
"Bring Back My Goblin to Me! "
Spider-Man is captured by the Green Goblin and turned over to the city gangs to earn their loyalties. Can Spider-Man escape and take on both the Green Goblin and the Crime Master?
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Cover Date : August 1965
Release Date: May 1965
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #37 (v1)
453: Amazing Spider-Man #37 (v1)
   
"Once Upon A Time ,There Was A Robot...! "
Professor Stromm is released from prison and wants revenge on the man who sent him there. Spider-Man comes face to face with the robots created to do the job.
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Cover Date : June 1966
Release Date: March 1966
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #38 (v1)
554: Amazing Spider-Man #38 (v1)
   
"Just A Guy Named Joe! "
An out-of-luck stuntman collapses on set into a pool of chemicals, and awakens with super strength and a bad attitude. Spidey must settle him down AND deal with on onslaught of reward-seeking thugs hoping put him out of action.
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Cover Date : July 1966
Release Date: April 1966
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Steve Ditko
Cover: Steve Ditko
Issue Has Comments
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #39 (v1)
555: Amazing Spider-Man #39 (v1)
Green Goblin Unmasked (1 of 2)
   
"How Green Was My Goblin! "
Returning with upgraded weapons and equipment, The Green Goblin hatches a plan to reveal Spider-Man's identity and defeat him once and for all. Robbed of his Spider Sense and worrying about Aunt May, Peter makes a careless mistake...
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Cover Date : August 1966
Release Date: May 1966
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #40 (v1)
556: Amazing Spider-Man #40 (v1)
Green Goblin Unmasked (2 of 2)
   
"Spidey Saves the Day! "
While attempting to free himself from the clutches of the Green Goblin, Spider-Man goads him into revealing his origin. Using the ruse to buy time, Spidey is able to escape and confront the deadly adversary...with surprising results!
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Cover Date : September 1966
Release Date: June 1966
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #47 (v1)
620: Amazing Spider-Man #47 (v1)
Kraven the Hunter & the New Vulture (1 of 3)
   
"In the Hands of the Hunter! "
Kraven the Hunter is released from jail and goes after Norman Osborn for payback while Gwen throws a going away party for Flash and everyone shows up to see Flash off.
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Cover Date : April 1967
Release Date: January 1967
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #61 (v1)
818: Amazing Spider-Man #61 (v1)
   
"What a Tangled Web We Weave...! "
Spider-Man tries to find Captain Stacy to ensure he is safe from the Kingpin's men. His search is in vain as both Gwen and her father are captured and taken to the Kingpins' hideout.
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Cover Date : June 1968
Release Date: March 1968
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #62 (v1)
846: Amazing Spider-Man #62 (v1)
   
"Make Way for... Medusa! "
Medusa explores New York City to learn if humans will accept the Inhumans as a part of society. When Meduse refuses to do a hairspray advertisement, the produce tricks Spider-Man into battling her.
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Cover Date : July 1968
Release Date: April 1968
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
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Amazing Spider-Man #63 (v1)
855: Amazing Spider-Man #63 (v1)
Wings in the Night (1 of 3)
   
"Wings in the Night! "
The original Vulture makes a startling return and he's got a chip on his shoulder. The feathers fly as he attempts to prove who's the master of the sky. Can a battered Spider-Man protect the city from the bedlam above?
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Cover Date : August 1968
Release Date: May 1968
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #66 (v1)
904: Amazing Spider-Man #66 (v1)
To Squash a Spider (1 of 2)
   
"The Madness Of Mysterio! "
Peter is hard up for cash and down on his luck when Mysterio arrives back in town, challenging Spider-Man.
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Cover Date : November 1968
Release Date: August 1968
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover:
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #2
906: Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #2
   
"The Goblin lives! "
Norman Osborne fully recovers his identity and creates a plot to defeat Peter Parker, which eventually leads to a battle between the Green Goblin and Spider-Man.
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Cover Date : November 1968
Release Date: September 1968
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments Issue Has Letters Column
 
Flashback Issue
 
Spectacular Spider-Man Magazine #96 (v1)
1317: Amazing Spider-Man #96 (v1)
The Green Goblin Reborn! (1 of 3)
   
"...And Now, The Goblin! "
Harry Osborn makes Peter take the job with Norman after learning that his roommate is low on funds. Shortly before Peter is to attend Mary Jane's play Spider-Man must save a young man from a drug induced suicide.
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Cover Date : May 1971
Release Date: February 1971
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #97 (v1)
1318: Amazing Spider-Man #97 (v1)
The Green Goblin Reborn! (2 of 3)
   
"In The Grip Of The Goblin! "
Spider-Man continues his fight with the Green Goblin and Harry Osborn's personal demons come into their own.
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Cover Date : June 1971
Release Date: March 1971
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #98 (v1)
1319: Amazing Spider-Man #98 (v1)
The Green Goblin Reborn! (3 of 3)
   
"The Goblin's Last Gasp! "
The Green Goblin attacks Peter in his apartment, leaving the place in ruins. With Harry in the hospital from a drug overdose, can Peter convince Norman that his son needs him and return Norman to a state of sanity?
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Cover Date : July 1971
Release Date: April 1971
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #105 (v1)
1478: Amazing Spider-Man #105 (v1)
   
"The Spider Slayer! "
Jameson is rescued from a potential riot by Spider-Man and in true flat-top fashion, swears vengeance on the web head for such an affront. He employs Smythe to create another Spider Slayer, but the scientist may have other plans for the robot.
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Cover Date : February 1972
Release Date: November 1971
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #117 (v1)
1545: Amazing Spider-Man #117 (v1)
Lo, this Monster (2 of 3)
   
"The Deadly Designs Of The Disruptor "
Spidey's webbing struggles to restrain the crumbling ceiling of the convention center, but will it hold long enough for Gwen and the others to escape? And who is the Disruptor and why does he have it out for Richard Raleigh?
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Cover Date : February 1973
Release Date: November 1972
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #119 (v1)
1692: Amazing Spider-Man #119 (v1)
Spider-Man vs. The Hulk (1 of 2)
   
"The Gentleman's Name Is The Hulk! "
When Peter recieves a strange message from Canada intended for Aunt May, he uses his cover as news photographer to fund his trip north. However, he may have bitten off more than he can chew in trying to get photos of the Hulk.
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Cover Date : April 1973
Release Date: January 1973
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: John Romita Sr.
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #121 (v1)
1724: Amazing Spider-Man #121 (v1)
The Death of Gwen Stacy (1 of 2)
   
"The Night Gwen Stacy Died "
Peter has returned from Camada as quickly as possible to tend to Harry, who has fallen ill. However, when he tries to see his friend he is turned away by an irate and unstable Norman Osborn, but will Peter be able to face the consequences when Norman finally snaps.
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Cover Date : June 1973
Release Date: March 1973
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #122 (v1)
1725: Amazing Spider-Man #122 (v1)
The Death of Gwen Stacy (2 of 2)
   
"The Goblins Last Stand! "
Gwen is dead and there's nothing Peter can do to change that fact. Still, his rage is overwhelming and it's object is Norman Osborn.
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Cover Date : July 1973
Release Date: April 1973
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #123 (v1)
1726: Amazing Spider-Man #123 (v1)
   
"...Just A Man Called CAGE! "
Convinced that Spider-Man is to blame for the deaths of Gwen and Norman, JJJ hires Luke Cage to bring the wallcrawler in. Meanwhile, Peter must start the painful process of getting on with life after Gwen.
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Cover Date : August 1973
Release Date: May 1973
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments Issue Has Letters Column
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #180 (v1)
9443: The Spectacular Spider-Man #180 (v1)
The Child Within (3 of 7)
   
"Shame "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : September 1991
Release Date: July 1991
Universe:
Writer: J.M. DeMatteis
Art: Sal Buscema
Cover: Sal Buscema
 
Flashback Issue
 
The Spectacular Spider-Man #53
10637: Sensational She-Hulk #53
To Die and Live in L.A.! (2 of 6)
   
"Death Becomes Her "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : July 1993
Release Date: May 1993
Universe:
Writer: Michael Eury
Art: Darren Auck
Cover: Tom Morgan
 
Flashback Issue
 
Sensational She-Hulk #4
11549: Marvels #4
   
"The Day She Died "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : April 1994
Release Date: March 1994
Universe:
Writer: Kurt Busiek
Art: Alex Ross
Cover: Alex Ross
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Marvels #2
12962: Untold Tales of Spider-Man #2
   
"Castles in the Air "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : October 1995
Release Date: August 1995
Universe:
Writer: Kurt Busiek
Art: Patrick Olliffe
Cover: Patrick Olliffe
 
Flashback Issue
 
Untold Tales of Spider-Man #412 (v1)
13144: Amazing Spider-Man #412 (v1)
Blood Brothers (B) (6 of 6)
   
"The Face of My Enemy "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : June 1996
Release Date: April 1996
Universe:
Writer: Tom DeFalco
Art: Mark Bagley
Cover: Mark Bagley
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #8
13293: Untold Tales of Spider-Man #8
   
"Harry's Story "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : April 1996
Release Date: February 1996
Universe:
Writer: Kurt Busiek
Art: Patrick Olliffe
Cover: Patrick Olliffe
 
Flashback Issue
 
Untold Tales of Spider-Man #1
13320: Tales of the Marvels: Inner Demons #1
   
"Inner Demons "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : February 1996
Release Date: December 1995
Universe:
Writer: Mariano Nicieza
Art:
Cover:
 
Flashback Issue
 
Tales of the Marvels: Inner Demons #1 [A Story]
13454: Amazing Spider-Man Annual '96 #1 [A Story]
   
"Heart & Soul "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : October 1996
Release Date: August 1996
Universe:
Writer: Tom DeFalco
Art: Ron Frenz
Cover: Ron Frenz
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man Annual '96 #240 (v1)
13568: The Spectacular Spider-Man #240 (v1)
Revelations (1 of 4)
   
"Walking Into Spiderwebs "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : November 1996
Release Date: September 1996
Universe:
Writer: Todd Dezago
Art: Luke Ross
Cover: Luke Ross
 
Flashback Issue
 
The Spectacular Spider-Man #11 (v1)
13569: Sensational Spider-Man #11 (v1)
Revelations (2 of 4)
   
"Deadly Diversions "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : December 1996
Release Date: October 1996
Universe:
Writer: Todd Dezago
Art: Mike Wieringo
Cover: Mike Wieringo
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Sensational Spider-Man #418 (v1)
13570: Amazing Spider-Man #418 (v1)
Revelations (3 of 4)
   
"Torment "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : December 1996
Release Date: October 1996
Universe:
Writer: Tom DeFalco
Art: Steve Skroce
Cover: Steve Skroce
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Amazing Spider-Man #75
13571: Spider-Man #75
Revelations (4 of 4)
   
"Night of the Goblin "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : December 1996
Release Date: October 1996
Universe:
Writer: Howard Mackie
Art: John Romita Jr.
Cover: John Romita Jr.
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Spider-Man #1
13572: Spider-Man: Revelations #1
   
"Revelations "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : October 1997
Release Date: August 1997
Universe:
Writer: Howard Mackie
Art: John Romita Jr.
Cover: John Romita Jr.
 
Flashback Issue
 
Spider-Man: Revelations #1
13573: Spider-Man: The Osborne Journals #1
   
"The Osborn Journal "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : February 1997
Release Date: December 1996
Universe:
Writer: Glenn Greenberg
Art: Kyle Hotz
Cover: Kyle Hotz
 
Flashback Issue
 
Spider-Man: The Osborne Journals #18
13717: Untold Tales of Spider-Man #18
   
"Unseen Dangers "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : February 1997
Release Date: December 1996
Universe:
Writer: Kurt Busiek
Art: Patrick Olliffe
Cover: Patrick Olliffe
 
           
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