1: Venom's first appearance was in "The Amazing Spider-Man" #300 in 1988.

2: Venom is a symbiote that bonds with host Eddie Brock, creating a powerful villain.

3: Although initially a Spider-Man villain, Venom later became an anti-hero in the comics.

4: Venom's name comes from the Latin word "venenum," meaning poison or toxin.

5: Venom's weaknesses include sound, fire, and high-frequency vibrations.

6: Venom has appeared in various forms of media, including movies, TV shows, and video games.

7: The character has been portrayed by actors such as Tom Hardy and Topher Grace.

8: Venom has a unique black and white design, standing out from other comic book characters.

9: Despite his villainous origins, Venom has become a fan-favorite character with a complex backstory.