Mary Jane Watson's parents abandoned her from a young age, and she was brought up by her Aunt Anna. Mary Jane once dated Morrie Bench, but split from him after realising she had made a big mistake by seeing him.
Mary Jane met Peter Parker through Aunt Anna, who knew Peter's Aunt May. She and Peter were set up on a blind date and later had a relationship, but Peter (who was secretly Spider-Man) seemed to neglect her. Mary Jane then started dating and later became engaged to Peter's friend Harry Osborn, before eventually calling off their engagement and reconciling with Peter.
When the Green Goblin discovered Spider-Man's true identity, he captured Mary Jane and took her to the George Washington Bridge. Spider-Man tried to save her, but she fell into a dimensional portal created by his stolen time dilation accelerator. Anna blamed Peter for Mary Jane's disappearance, and hired the Punisher to find her. However, Mary Jane reappeared under mysterious circumstances, with no memory of where she had been.
Peter and MJ seemingly married. It was later discovered that the Mary Jane who reappeared was a clone created by Miles Warren. Shortly after this revealation, Mary Jane evaporated due to her unstable cellular structure.
Powers and Abilities
- The character was voiced by Sara Ballantine in Spider-Man: The Animated Series.
- Mary Jane's capture by the Green Goblin and fall (and apparent death) from the George Washington Bridge is a nod to "The Night Gwen Stacy Died". Due to the show's standards and practices oversight, no characters were allowed to die, so instead she was forced into limbo and Spider-Man didn't know about her falling into limbo.
- The show ended before Mary Jane's plotline could be resolved. Show-runner John Semper revealed that, if he had continued the show, Mary Jane would have been found in a Colonial England reality.
- Mary Jane slowly supplanted Felicia Hardy as Spider-Man's primary love interest.
- 30 appearance(s) of Mary Jane Watson (Earth-92131)
- 2 mention(s) of Mary Jane Watson (Earth-92131)
- 5 image(s) of Mary Jane Watson (Earth-92131)
- 1 quotation(s) by or about Mary Jane Watson (Earth-92131)