Harry is the only son of Norman Osborn and Emily Lyman. Not even death can stop Norman Osborn from pulling the strings and terrorizing Peter Parker’s life. Originally a manifestation of chemically induced insanity, others such as Harry Osborn would take on the persona. The only human test subject was Charlie Weiderman, the short-lived second Molten Man, and the only person on whom the serum could be tested. He witnesses Peter transform into the Lizard, fight Spider-Woman and die. [24] During a second attempt to capture Liz, the Goblin unmasks himself in front of Spider-Man (shuffling through a variety of faces (with the most prominent being Harry Osborn) after doing so) and melts into a pile of protoplasm as he claims Norman would return.[20]. 1 #14 (July, 1964) Feats:-One of Spider-Man's greatest and most deadliest enemies-Was the first villain to discover Spider-Man's identity-Killed Gwen Stacy, Spider-Man's girlfriend at the time-Survived his death … In the Goblin's later appearances, the glider possesses a wide array of armaments, including heat-seeking and smart missiles, machine guns, extending blades, a flamethrower and a Pumpkin Bomb dispenser/launcher. When Spider-Man finally confronts Kindred at the cemetery where Gwen Stacy and George Stacy are buried, he finds that Kindred had dug up the bodies of Uncle Ben, Ned Leeds, J. Jonah Jameson Sr., Jean DeWolff, and Marla Jameson and sat them around a dinner table with the corpses of Gwen Stacy and George Stacy. The first and best known incarnation, Norman Osborn, created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, is generally considered to be the archenemy of Spider-Man. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. [27] Vin Gonzales was revealed to have received one of these tattoos while in prison passing a message from Norman to Harry about Stanley Osborn. Harry rescues Mary Jane, Normie, and Peter before he collapses. After their talk, Harry enters one of his father's weapons caches, takes a glider (filled with bombs and winged bombs), a pair of Goblin gloves, a sword, and a dart gun containing an unknown chemical. 0. For most of his life, Harry Osborn had no superhuman abilities. When she first entered the room, she found the Green Goblin's equipment and some experiments. [48][49], Kindred was aware about Ero's plan about Spider-Man and attempted to use Mysterio in order to convince the Spider-Totem to ally with him, but the totem refused. Having inherited his father's company, Harry manages to get the business back in shape. As he dies in Peter's arms, he apologizes for being weak with Otto and his father, though Peter reassures him that he wasn't. Share Share Tweet Email. Writer Peter David, who quit the book between creating the character and the unmasking, has said that it was his intent for the Goblin to be female Catholic priest named Father Jennifer, and for Gabriel to be a red herring. Dr. Barton "Bart" Hamilton was a psychologist born in Scarsdale, New York and the third character to use the Green Goblin alias. [39], After many near-encounters, Carlie Cooper and Peter Parker meet at the coffee shop. Artwork for the cover of, Pumpkin Bombs, Ghost Bombs, and the "Bag of Tricks", Dan Slott (w), Giuseppe Camuncoli (p), Cam Smith (i), Marte Gracia (col), VC's Joe Caramagna (let). [52], In his actual appearance, he is seen threatening the Kingpin to not harm Boomerang's roommate Peter Parker. Spider-Man begs for Kindred to remove his control over the Order of the Web. When Kindred sensed that Peter Parker was dreaming about this scene, he killed the doctor posing as Mysterio, since he knew about Kindred's name. At his going-away party, Harry encounters former NYPD officer Vin Gonzales reveals he has a Green Goblin tattoo. [4], Harry dies in The Spectacular Spider-Man #200 (May 1993). Afterward, Norah visits Harry in his coffee shop, and notices a bottle of oxycodone in Harry's things. It is then revealed through FBI security footage that Gabriel is the one who stole the American Son armor and has been using the armor all along. Artist Sal Buscema said that drawing the final two pages of this issue was a deeply emotional experience for him due to how long he had drawn the character, and felt it was appropriate that writer J. M. DeMatteis chose not to add any dialogue to those pages.[5]. However, everyone knows that in the case of the Marvel universe there are many versions of each character meaning that not every Green Goblin can be ranked so high. Following a near fatal attack on Normie, Élan returns to New York to follow through with their arranged marriage, but Normie was not aware of the betrothal. He is shown to have completely changed his appearance, having shaved his head and grown a beard. "[54], During the "Hunted" storyline, Spider-Man had a vision of Mary Jane being killed by the demon. Norman dons the Green Goblin costume and mentions that Harry has been in the Green Goblin's lair. Then he returned and revived Spider-Man. Harry realizes Norman cloned Peter because Norman still considered Peter the more worthy heir and attacks him. Harry is claimed to be the one responsible for the atrocious acts, although he attempts to plead innocence. After enlisting the help of a talented reporter named Norah from Frontline, Harry decides to visit Norman, as only he would know about Gabriel. The elder Osborn kidnaps Gwen as bait for Spider-Man, and then throws her off the George Washington Bridge (or Brooklyn Bridge). This demonic energy was then used by Kindred to take control of Ghost-Spider, Miles Morales, Silk, Spider-Girl, and Madame Web as he sent them after Spider-Man and battered him enough for him to seek help from Doctor Strange. Hubs. After several emotionally charged encounters with Spider-Girl, Normie eventually reclaims his sanity and the blood feud between the Parkers and the Osborns is finally brought to an end. After Spider-Man is able to thwart Harry's initial attempt on his life, Harry is knocked unconscious and taken into police custody. Harry is then shot in the chest by Gabriel Stacy, claiming that Norman gave Harry a better life. Amazing Spider-Man #122; “Death” of the Green Goblin (7/1973) Marvel. He naturally came to life. He appears to still be mad from the Goblin Formula and clones his deceased father, who apparently was indeed killed by his Goblin Glider in this reality. [56], Kindred resumed tormenting Mysterio and came to him during a therapy session between "Mysterio" and "Dr. Ludwig Rinehart", in actuality, Mysterio as the doctor who had convinced his own doctor that he was instead Mysterio. [42] Soon thereafter, Harry prepares to leave New York with the baby named Stanley. Later, Harry is forced to act as Green Goblin a few times, once to defeat the second Hobgoblin (Jason Macendale). Death of the Green Goblin. Add new page. Spider-Man wants to make the goblin pay and goes all out. Spider-Girl manages to defeat Élan, but in the battle, the formula explodes and the Queen escapes. On his way, he realizes that he is being followed by the FBI. Norman calls Harry, who realizes from Norman's distorted voice that Norman is wearing the Green Goblin suit. ... if it's somebody you didn't know and had never seen, then what was the point of following all the clues? He is determined to redeem his family's name from his father's villainous legacy and to be a responsible parent to his sons. He is the second character to assume the Green Goblin alias, after his father, and also donned the Iron Patriot armor to become the superhero American Son. [8] During the subsequent battle, an electric shock removed all memory of being Green Goblin from Norman's mind. Film. The character has appeared in many adaptations of Spider-Man outside of the comic books, including various cartoons and video games. [25], Renting out all of Liberty Island, Harry takes Lily there and, at the top of the Statue of Liberty, he gets down on one knee and proposes to her. He saves Spider-Man from the crowd and leaves. The Green Goblin debuted in The Amazing Spider-Man #14. [30] He finds a cure for Lily's condition that will be safe for both Lily and the baby, but Lily pushes him away. $59.98. Meanwhile, Gabriel confronts the American Son armor and is revealed to have developed a split personality similar to Norman's after his exposure to the Goblin Formula. Green Goblin AKA: Norman Osborn First Appearance: Amazing Spider-Man vol. After being pitted against the Avengers, the group and their master are vanquished by Death. I offered you friendship and you spat in my face. And I felt that that would be wrong. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. He then turns his target towards Dylan Brock and Normie Osborn. 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