Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse co-director Rodney Rothman has teased a major villain returning in a big way.
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According to Rothman, Olivia "Liv" Octavius/Doctor Octopus is "definitely" not gone from the story.
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He also describes her as being their "most powerful bad guy" in "many ways."
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Rothman implies that a puppet master-like role for Liv is on the table moving forward.
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Notably, Doctor Octopus has been portrayed as Spider-Man's "big bad" multiple times before.
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Liv made her debut as a minor villain in Into the Spider-Verse.
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She could potentially show up in a Spider-Verse sequel starring Spider-Gwen.
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She could also reappear in a Spider-Verse sequel starring Miles Morales.
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