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A superhero is only as good as his villain, and the DC Universe is stocked with some terrific bad guys for our heroes to defeat over, and over, and over again. Unfortunately, it seems like Hollywood thinks that when it comes to DC Comics, the villain cupboard consists of Lex Luthor and the Joker, and…

Having already published lists about the physically strongest characters in the Marvel and DC universes, we thought it only fitting to look at characters from the same comic book companies whose strength is measured in a completely different way – and we’re starting with your friendly neighborhood Marvel characters! Characters with esoteric abilities are just…

Qualifying for the role of a superhero doppelgänger requires more than just having the same powers as another character, and more than just a similar costume design. Superhero doppelgängers – or “twins”, if you prefer – are the characters who have so many powers, background stories, visual similarities, and general motifs in common that it’s almost like…

Last week we published a list of 10 character from the Marvel universe who could hurl a Subway sandwich to Saturn and as expected, the first comment was someone telling us we were stupid for ignoring the upper pantheon of characters who can destroy entire realms of reality. So we decided to write a sister list…

In the Marvel universe there’s something called the “strength scale”, against which all heroes are measured and ranked in terms of their “raw physical strength.” At the upper end of this scale there are over a hundred heroes who supposedly possess an “incalculable” level of power. This of course makes ranking the top 10 strongest characters…

DC Comics isn’t as widely known for its ground-breaking artists as its cross-town rival Marvel Comics, but over the years they had their fair share of artists who helped redefine and revolutionize the medium. The following artists reshaped stylistic norms, influenced future series and creators and gave us iconic creations that last to this day.…

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