Spidey's old enemy from 'Swing City' - the Radiation Specialist - is back! This time, he is much darker - even psychopathic. Following his release from jail, the specialist promptly revisits Manhattan's nuclear reactor, stuns the outdoor soldiers guarding it, and again commandeers the reactor. Realizing Spidey still poses a threat to him, the specialist contrives a scheme using a remote-controlled car to get Spidey off the island. Spidey soon finds out about the specialist's plans and gets back into Manhattan, even as the specialist lifts Manhattan into the sky once again. However, the specialist's radiation has corrupted even the police - usually Spidey's friends - except for Captain Stacey, whose strong mind has immunized him against the specialist's radiation. When Spidey is captured after falling into the streets from an earthquake, Stacey implements a plan to help Spidey escape. Spidey heads to the reactor for another confrontation with the radiation specialist, who tries this ... Written by
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Almost all of the footage for this episode is cut together from two previous episodes, Swing City and To Cage a Spider. See more
The Radiation specialist occasionally becomes Dr. Atlantian due to reused footage from the season 2 episode "Up from nowhere". See more
In a little while, you'll no longer be Spider- Man. You will be my slave. Already, the radiation is weakening your will to resist. Soon, your brain will turn to jelly. Your mind will go. You will be a vegetable. A robot with no desire, but to serve me!