Kraven’s girlfriend Calypso teases him about not being able to capture Spider-Man, so he goes and does it. Because the great white hunter is nothing if not macho.
Also, it makes for a nice splash page.
Alan Weiss’ Spider-Man is pretty cool to look at, and I do enjoy Denny O’Neil’s writing, but this is the strangest Spider-Man thought ever:
Creators: Denny O’Neil and Alan Weiss