Vigilante mode is a strategy/management game that is only available in the Nintendo 3DS version of the game. In this game mode, the player controls Spider-Man as a vigilante and manages resources to complete various missions in the city of Manhattan. The player can use the help of other players with StreetPass to get a bonus that will help him complete missions. Players are granted experience points in the main game as they progress through the Vigilante game, and receive a special reward upon its completion.