When the unstable Cletus Kasady found a symbiotic bond with a host consuming alien, it was a match made in discord. Learn more about Spider-Man’s nightmarish menace with these classic Carnage picks!


Absolute Carnage

in Absolute Carnage (2019) #1

Black, White & Blood

in Carnage: Black, White & Blood (2021) #1

in The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #344

Carnage Arc

in The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #361

Maximum Carnage

in Spider-Man Unlimited (1993) #1

Part One of a 14-issue event. Spidey temporarily teams with Venom to destroy Carnage and his gaggle of criminal allies. Read the full Maximum Carnage crossover, available as a Discover!

The Carnage Cosmic

in The Amazing Spider-Man (1963) #430

And Baby Makes Three

in Venom Vs. Carnage (2004) #1

Death by Sentry

in New Avengers (2004) #2

All-New Carnage

in Carnage (2010) #1

The parasitic reign resumes when Carnage is freed by freak science. An all-new symbiote is unwittingly formed, more evolved than ever. Iron Man and Spider-Man take the case.

Red, White, and Carnage

in Carnage, U.S.A. (2011) #1

Kasady, half the man he once was, gets a taste of Americana when he holds a small town captive. Worth a read alone to see the Avengers as symbiotes!

Superior Symbiosis

in Superior Carnage (2012) #1

Minimum Carnage

in Minimum Carnage: Alpha (2012) #1

Agent Venom, A.K.A. Flash Thompson, and Scarlet Spider begin their two-man takedown of Carnage. Part One of a six-issue event!

in Deadpool Vs. Carnage (2014) #1

Ongoing Series

in Carnage (2015) #1


in Web of Venom: Carnage Born (2018) #1

Few mourned Kasady after he seemingly died in Venomized, (available in the Venomverse Saga Reading List). But now a cult devoted to the madman has gathered, hoping to resurrect their fallen idol and restore his madness...