Being the giant batman nerd that i am, i took the time and looked through countless comics, some cannon, some noncannon, and determined who i believe would be the winner in an all out, handtohand fight between batman and superman. Dec 08, 2015 the other stories in this book are from john byrne a night in gotham where superman meets batman for the first time in a rather adversarial encounter which leads to a surprisingly extreme counter by batman, scott snyder and greg capullos batman. Red son, thats why the 4star rating, otherwise its an awesome comic book to have while waiting for bvs. Majority say superman because his steel skin, superhuman strength, laser eyes, ice breath, etc. Batman fans say that batman can win with his intelligence and gadgets. More a showcase for how strong a fullypowered, nonbrainwashed superman would be in a battle with batman, than an actual fight, the man of steel uses superbreath to blow luthors gifted kryptonite out of the dark knights hands then grabs batman, flies him into the sky, and tosses him back onto the street below. Its a bird, its a plane its superman, earning the title of americas favorite superhero, according to new research. Two children debate whether batman or superman would win in a fight. And more importantly, who would win in a reallife battle where they are confined to the boundaries of physics and not the imaginations of comic book writers. Many comic book fans debate on who would win in a fight between batman and superman.
Also dcs decision to weaken superman in 1984 or 86. May 31, 2012 batman and wonder woman went toetotoe at a recent press event, as did superman and solomon grundy, and in many ways the fights that ensued wouldnt have looked out of place in a comic book. The fight has already taken place, at the end of batman. It will be starring henry cavill as superman, and ben affleck as batman. See more ideas about superman comic, comic covers and superman. The 20 greatest batman versus superman fights of all time cbr. Jun 25, 2016 whatever other faults it may have had, batman v superman. The mastermind behind all the trouble that superman and batman have been plagued with ever since that dead body washed ashore in metropolis stands revealed and its none other than the clown prince of crime himself, the joker. The other stories in this book are from john byrne a night in gotham where superman meets batman for the first time in a rather adversarial encounter which leads to a surprisingly extreme counter by batman, scott snyder and greg capullos batman.
What you may not have thought of is, although a number of dc fans have been trying to justify. Well, if its three guys fighting, batman has a chance. The film is the starting off point for the potential dc cinematic universe. Spiderman does not have the raw power or speed of superman, so he would not have the ability to win the fought with pure speed and power that batman could never have time to respond to. Apr 26, 2006 superman takes all of batman s punishment in battle, while trying to only talk him down and people consider that a win for batman meanwhile, when batman gets hospitalized in infinite crisis or even killed in red son or lex luthorman of steel, people dont want to mention that and act like they dont know about those comics. From super to the nuts, batman, superman, and philosophy treads thoughtfully through the cavalcade of moral questions raised by the worlds finest heroes and their conflicts, both real and existential. Ah, the two mainstays of dc comics and, of course, the most iconic superheros in the world. This is simply an excuse to have 2 batman s and 2 superman s fighting each other. Among magic, red sun, and kryptonite, batman can only use kryptonite. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key. Today on variant arris goes to nycc and asks fans and comic creators who would win in a fight. Superman vs batman why did batman win the battle arena. Superman agrees but says its not much of a contest against kid flash so wally decides to win just to prove superman wrong. Dawn of justice is a montage of bruce wayne, played by an emotive rectangle of muscle and tendons known as ben affleck, prepping for his superman fight by.
Heck, even his battle suits are pretty awesome, from his superman fighting armor in batman v. Arguably, superman would win the battle in handtohand combat, if for no other reason then he can kill batman from orbit with his eyes, were more interested in who kicks the most ass. So how many times have superman and batman fought and what. They have all kinds adventures in a comic book series that they share supermanbatman check it out.
And batman didnt beat superman to death, the kryptonite ring emitted. Superman and batman, the two most recognizable characters in comic books, frequently team up to tackle threats that neither of them can handle on their own, each bringing their own special talents. Jews and comic books tells their stories and demonstrates how they brought a uniquely jewish perspective to their work and to the comics industry as a whole. The plot of the game sets up scenarios where people can fight each other regardless of the differences in their power sets. However, batman is older, or at least it seems that way, and thus more experienced then spiderman. Evan revisits the best fights between thor and the incredible hulk in marvel comics history before the two appear in thor. Issue 24 has batman appears on earth11, a gender reversed earth, and encounters batwoman, superwoman, and superlad godiva hair.
Many of the creators of the most famous comic books, such as superman, spiderman, xmen, and batman, as well as the founders of mad magazine, were jewish. These include his ability to surpass the speed of light many times over if my math is correct, escape from a black hole unharmed. Hitech heroes such as batman and iron man exist in the realm of science fiction, but how do they measure up when you take out the fiction and focus exclusively on the science. Yes, he kept up with superman in the fight, and yes, he created an amazing plan to stop superman, but he did not win this fight. Amazons delivery was quick as always just had to change the retailer. Comparing two iconic superheroes superman and batman. In an exclusive discussion with cbr, snyder shared his love for the series, how his longtime justice league collaborator jorge jimenez introduced him to it and who would win in a fight between batman and. Superman has established his godlike abilities on numerous occasions in the past. So in all honesty, i do not consider this a win for batman. When batman faces off against superman in movie theaters next year, itll be the latest stage of a relationship thats been around for more than half a century, with more than its fair share of. Batman if you go back to his real origins is just not a nice guy, he is not confronted with that streak of morality.
Whats interesting is that your choices determine who wins this fight. Unsurprisingly, the two fight before returning to their usual selves. Two kids debate who would win in a theoretical battle during the superman batman issue, while the new 52 gets the opening feature hails from the hush storyline, as the dark knight must contend with a superman under the thrall of poison ivy. Hush, the man of steel has been infected by a toxin here, but in this case, its the jokersand its no laughing matter. See the complete superman batman series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Lex tips off batman s deep seeded hatred for superman to easily get him ready for battle with the son of krypton and kidnaps martha kent, threatening to kill her if superman doesnt kill batman. Dawn of justice delivered a great fight between its two titular heroes. The dark knight and the man of steel are close friends i. Apr 23, 2015 when batman faces off against superman in movie theaters next year, itll be the latest stage of a relationship thats been around for more than half a century, with more than its fair share of. Apr 01, 2005 with lex luthor as main baddie and a host of heroes and villains for supes and bats to contend with, this comic has it all. As the bighitters in dcs justice league and marvels avengers respectively, superman and thor are often the subject of debates between fans regarding who would win if they were to fight of course, the pair did come to blows in the jlaavengers crossover, but crossovers are rarely reliable in terms of their writing quality wolverine beat lobo thanks to a fan vote in one, for heavent. So why would someone who loves superman more than the dark knight vouch for the.
Supermanbatman premiered in august 2003, an update of the previous series, worlds finest comics, in which superman and batman regularly joined forces. The superman portion went back and forth, but it ended with batman spitting kryptonite gum at superman and both of them falling into the bay. This is a classic comic book hypothetical, but the answer is more complicated than youd think. Comic book fans have spent years arguing about who would win in a fight between batman and superman. Superman was recovering from the effects of the kryptonite, preparing himself for round 2 as bruce supposedly suffered from the heart problems. This great article details the lengthy often amusing history of fighting between the pair which ranges from them both wanting to take lois lane out for dinner to the time aliens granted batman extra super powers sending batman on a power trip resulting in him generally being a bit of a jerk. Without preparation or more importantly, kryptonite, superman would slaughter batman in seconds. We take the predator to fight one of the strongest comic book and movie characters. When it comes to power, smarts, and wit superman would win. F anboys do not own the franchises of batman and superman movies, so director zack snyder went against the mob. Oh, except maybe batman s baller anti superman suit. Superman is under the influence of joker, and nothing will stop him from finally killing batman. It was a vote for a fighting game and in fighting games.
In any situation where batman is put on equal footing with superman. However, the comic books havent always handled those quite as well. Mxyzptlk says hell go back to the fifth dimension if superman wins. And in this regard, iron mans got the advantage over the dark knight. The entire story was a dreamvision that superman had, so it wasnt real. I have been a superman fan longer than a batman fan but frank millers dark knight changed batman. Mar 21, 2016 this week, finally, audiences get to see the dark knight take on the man of steel in batman v superman. Superman would win the fight there is no doubt about it, the flash may be able to knock superman around a bit and out run him but all that dose no good if your not actually hurting the guy, all it takes is one good shot from superman and the flash is history. When it comes to the popular series supermanbatman, it doesnt matter.
Supermanbatman premiered in august 2003, an update of the previous series, worlds finest comics, in which superman and batman. In a fight, or any sort of physical competition, superman has a decided advantage as a near immortal being with loads of superpowers. Superman flies fast and knocks hulk away, through a bunch of rock. Supermanbatman is a monthly comic book series published by dc comics that features the publishers two most popular characters. For over six years, this anthology series served up equal doses of both, fighting sidebyside for justice against enemies such as lex luthor, the joker, ras al ghul, bizarro and darkseid.
Who wins the fight between batman and superman in dawn of. Dc is home to the worlds greatest super heroes, including superman, batman, wonder woman, green lantern, the flash, aquaman and more. Superman writer reveals who he thinks would win in a fight. Sep 16, 20 i love batman and i love superman, but if i had to choose between them, i would choose the man of tomorrow any day. For superman, it was about getting that pesky imp from the fifth dimension out of his hair.
The 16 times dcs dark knight has gone up against the man of steel, and who won each tussle. Dawn of justice while itll be the first time the two dc entertainment superheroes have. In the end, it was wally who managed to eek out a win. This week, finally, audiences get to see the dark knight take on the man of steel in batman v superman. Plus lets not forget, the upcoming dc comics movie does nothing more than increase the intrigue and passion of supporters of both heroes. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. And since batman would be strictly nonlethal, diana should win in a good fight. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. I love batman and i love superman, but if i had to choose between them, i would choose the man of tomorrow any day. The poison causes superman to lose all semblance of his usual self, meaning batman cant rely on superman s deeprooted decency to win out. Dawn of justice releasing in 2016, ive gotten lots of questions about who would win in a fight. Endgame where batman has to fight an entire mindcontrolleddrugged justice league.
Oct 25, 2010 ok, so ive been having this discussion on who would win. Its a good collection of batman vs superman fights, both old and new. This is a knowledgeable and fun collection of chapters exploring the questions that keep us lingering in the comic shop. Plus batman would win anyway for one simple reason. Dawn of justice welcome back to batmansuperman month everyone. Batman keeps all the diffrent types of kryptonite in one comic book just in case superman becomes a threat to the world. Why batman will always beat superman comic book movie.
The dark knight and the man of steel are close friends in the modern daybut the two werent always such close allies. If you like superman, if you like batman, if you like superman and batman, if you like to read a superhero comic and understand it without having to have an intricate knowledge of the continuity, then you will love this. This was a decidedly different battle than the earlier races, as each was actually trying his hardest to win. But some have said that, the flash would run circles around superman, grab him, shake him heaps fast and distort him then possibly, while superman is phased out, run in into the ocean, deep enough that superman s extreme breath holding. Batman also produces away to defeat any superhero, including the mighty superman and the fastest man alive flash. It currently has around 30 percent on rotten tomatoes for some perspective, star wars.
When it comes to supes, he doesnt really have much of a weakness, moreover a weakness that batman can utilize. Dawn of justice opens in theaters, giving moviegoers the opportunity to see an epic battle between bats ben affleck and supes henry cavill play out on the big. They also kinda fought in dark knight strikes again, but i dont really recall how that played out. Even in the dark knight returns, the only reason batman won was by faking. If you choose batman wearing a dope kryptonitelaced suit you get the. What would happen if mcu thor, the strongest avenger, fought dceu superman the strongest justice league member. For decades, one question above all others has echoed through the comicbook stores and teenage bedrooms of this world. The dark knight returns batman uses a cloud of green kryptonite gas to rob superman of his powers, and had no trouble beating him up. In this animated adaptation of the 1986 frank miller comic book of the same name, batman and superman ended up facing off mano a. Discover how two of the worlds finest super heroes met for the first time in the new 52, and the mysterious adventure that takes them to a whole new worldthe world of earth 2.
Mxyzptlk declares that flash wally west and superman have to race across the world. Weve been selling comics since 1961 our first sale. With that, the two took off in another race around the world. Who would win in a fight between batman and superman. The franchise has millions of fans all over the world, among them awardwinning comic book writer, and official batman expert, scott snyder. Well save the results which may surprise you for the very end, but here are the heroes attributes. Comic books a guy built a reallife thors hammer that only he can lift an avengers fan with a bit of technical knowhow and some absurdly strong magnets has built a real life mjolnir, aka thors. The superman batman book series by multiple authors includes books superman batman. Batman vs spiderman is the 23rd episode of death battle.
In march of 2016, dc fans will be getting a batman and superman movie titled batman v. What are the chances that the predator would win in a battle against superman in this 2019 funny match up. Batman and wonder woman went toetotoe at a recent press event, as did superman and solomon grundy, and in many ways the fights that ensued wouldnt have looked out of place in a comic book. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the enter key is pressed.
The third race featured the pair working together to. Cavill recently expressed which of the heroes would win in battle between superman, shazam, and batman, saying. Batman and superman are thrown into another dimension where they dont trust each other and get to fight until they do trust each other some. Who would win in a fight between superman and batman. Zack snyder dares to infuse the comicbook genre with moral and political substance. Most comicbook purists would say batman because hes the ultimate strategist, even though it makes no sense whatsoever. So what would happen if the 2 biggest superheroes comic book characters were to throw down. They competed twice for good causes and, in both instances, the races ended in a tie.1320 109 1332 305 1346 127 190 1279 1621 1213 464 1378 560 870 876 1566 560 358 358 344 365 1499 106 1347 1256 493 1609 20 33 928 920 670 960 1563 393 1110 1329 789 840 867 1453 1268 703 114 645