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Early Life

The Vulture was one of the many villains that Peter Parker came to encounter during his career as the masked vigilante Spider-Man. It took years of failed attempts before he was finally defeated by the masked hero and incarcerated in the Raft.

Encounters with Spider-Man

Before being imprisoned Vulture and Spider-Man had numerous clashes. One such battle took place at ESU when Vulture attempted to kill his old research partner Greg Bestmen. However Spider-Man intervened and the two engaged in tough battle with Vultures speed getting the better of Spider-Man. However the young hero managed to succeed and defeat Toomes.[2]

Marvel's Spider-Man

Adrian spent years restrained until he was released by Doctor Octopus, who made him part of the Sinister Six, a supervillain group formed as part of his revenge plan on Mayor Norman Osborn. After joining the other members to battle the webhead on the rooftop of the Raft, He was sent with Electro to destroy the city. The Vulture ambushed Spider-Man, who was investigating the secret lair of the Sinister Six, taking him on a flight through the city. After joining forces with Electro, both villains battled Spider-Man over a factory, with spidey managing to defeat them, who were later arrested by the police.[1]



  • Spinal Cancer: Adrian developed Spinal cancer due to the batteries of his suit, prompting Doctor Octopus to upgrade it.



Seemingly those of Adrian Toomes of Earth-616, later upgraded by Otto Octavius.


  • Adrian developed spinal cancer due to exposure to his suit's power source.
  • In one of their most earlier face offs, Spider-Man used an Anti-Magnetic Inverter to jam Vulture's Wings, Adrian however would upgrade his wings to counter this.

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