Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends

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Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends
GenreSuperhero
Action
Adventure
Based on
Developed byStan Lee
Directed byDon Jurwich
Voices of
Narrated by
Composer(s)Johnny Douglas
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes24 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s)Dennis Marks
Running time25 minutes
Production company(s)Marvel Productions
DistributorNew World Television
Release
Original networkNBC[1]
Picture formatColor
Audio formatMono
Original releaseSeptember 12, 1981 (1981-09-12) –
November 5, 1983 (1983-11-05)
Chronology
Preceded bySpider-Man (1981 TV series)
Followed bySpider-Man (1994 TV series)

Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends is a 1981–1983 American animated television series that was produced by Marvel Productions. It is intended to be a crossover series connected to the 1981 Spider-Man series.[2] The show stars already-established Marvel Comics characters Spider-Man and Iceman, plus an original character, Firestar.[3] As a trio called the Spider-Friends, they fought against various villains of the Marvel Universe.[4]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Top 100 animated series". IGN. Ziff Davis. Retrieved October 19, 2010.
  2. Perlmutter, David (2018). The Encyclopedia of American Animated Television Shows. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 574–580. ISBN 978-1538103739.
  3. "Spider-Man on TV". IGN. Ziff Davis. Retrieved September 9, 2010.
  4. Erickson, Hal (2005). Television Cartoon Shows: An Illustrated Encyclopedia, 1949 Through 2003 (2nd ed.). McFarland & Co. pp. 777–782. ISBN 978-1476665993.