Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach, who produced Spider-Man movies, have commented on the suggestion that villainous Carnage should appear in spin-off "Venom (2017)". Arad told IGN, "What a great idea." Tolmach added, "Exactly. The idea of Venom and Carnage... taking it into consideration. Watch out for this Venom movie. We are crazy excited."