"Venom" is tearing his way through the box office, in a film that many people said would never work without Spider-Man. But although Venom was created to be Spider-Man's arch-nemesis, as a character, his connection to Peter Parker was always holding him back.
In his latest editorial for IGN, William Bibbiani explores how Venom's most interesting qualities have nothing to do with Spider-Man, and argues that he's far more intriguing on his own.
Read: William Bibbiani Says "Venom is More Interesting Than Spider-Man"
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