Marvel's Spider-Man

Marvel's Spider-Man featured image

Release Date

Sep 07, 2018


Achievements Count




Play Time

17 hours

Games in Series




System Requirements


  • CPU: Intel Core i3-4160 / AMD equal
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 / AMD equal
  • HDD: 75 GB


  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4670 / AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB / AMD Radeon RX 580
  • HDD: 75 GB

Interesting Facts

  • In the main story, the super-human crime lord Mister Negative orchestrates a plot to seize control of New York City’s criminal underworld.
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man became the first licensed property developed by Insomniac in its 22-year existence.
  • It became one of the fastest-selling games of the year and the best-selling PlayStation 4 game of all time, selling over 13 million units by August 2019.
  • A remastered version of Marvel’s Spider-Man, featuring all previously released downloadable content, was released for the PlayStation 5 in November 2020 and for Windows in August 2022.
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man is an open-world action-adventure game set in the borough of Manhattan in a fictionalized version of modern-day New York City.
  • The primary playable character is the superhero Spider-Man.
  • Gameplay is presented from the third-person perspective with a primary focus on Spider-Man’s traversal and combat abilities.
  • The game features an optional fast travel system that uses the New York City Subway system.
  • Combat is enacted using three buttons; one for dodging, one for physical strikes, and one for web-based attacks.
  • Each unlockable item requires different quantities of each Token type: Challenge Tokens, Backpack Tokens, Research Tokens, Crime Tokens, Base Tokens, and Landmark Tokens.
  • The game originally featured three difficulty levels; Friendly (easy), Amazing (normal), and Spectacular (hard).
  • There are also minigames that are rewarded with experience points and research tokens .
  • A photo mode allows the player to take pictures of Spider-Man using a variety of image filters, frames, and stickers for customization.
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man features a large ensemble cast of characters drawn from the history of Spider-Man comics.
  • Titan Books published two tie-in books for the game: Marvel’s Spider-Man: Hostile Takeover and Marvel’s Spider-Man: The Art of the Game.
  • A story-based three-episode downloadable content (DLC) pack collectively known as The City That Never Sleeps was developed for Marvel’s Spider-Man.

Mod Support


Cheats support


Family/Child Friendly


Virtual Reality Support


Number of maps


Third/First Person

Third person

Game Engine

Insomniac Engine

Protagonist sex