Strongest Marvel and DC Comic Characters

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And I mean, physical strength and hand to hand combat. No flying. Just pure wrestling. Don't agree with the list? Vote for an existing item you think should be ranked higher or if you are a logged in, add a new item for others to vote on or create your own version of this list.

The Top Ten

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Hulk
Hulk has limitless strength, as said by some other commentators. While there are series in which Hulk is shows s still needing oxygen, others shows the Hulk perfectly capable of surviving in other atmospheres. The amount of gama radiation that created the Hulk created a being of unlimited potential. Hulk is basically able to fly with his mighty leaps, and superman's heat vision would barley phase him. Superman also has a regard for his surroundings and puts limitations upon himself, where if he faced The Hulk, The Hulk has a single objective.
Yes, finally someone makes some sense, ok time to explain!

Superman Vs Hulk

Ok Supermans heat vision, wont help. Heat gives off gamma rays, increasing hulks strength, and he is invulnerable to fire, and extremely high temperatures. Superman can't to anything with hulks mind because hulk cannot be mentally attacked in any way. All the things that Supes pulls off on hulk makes him madder. When hulk is calm he can lift 100 tons with ease, that's a lot of blue whales. Hulk can jump into space, and breath under water. He can survive through the coldest temperatures. Better yet, his body can heal it self incredibly quickly. He has survived having all of his flesh burnt off of him, and he can regenerate it back in a few minutes. Superman has one problem witch I think gives the hulk the edge. Superman weakens over time in battle. Hulk just gets more and more pissed, and has limitless strength. This has been bothering me for ages! Hulk has the edge, FACE IT!
Hulks strength is augmented by his anger! To a degree that in world war hulk
He beat every superhero in the marvel universe at the same time!
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2Superman
Haha I'm gonna go ahead and take that guy's comment on The Hulk and turn it on him.

Let's talk about Superman's heat vision.
Sure, it gives off gamma rays, yup. Now, the real question is, can The Hulk stand in the core of the sun without burning up? I don't think so. It is plausible that Superman's heat vision can go to as hot as he would want (most likely hotter than the core of the sun itself) it to get until the solar energy was drained inside him.
Next! Hulk can lift 100 tons. Amazing. That's an amazing base strength level. Superman's base is 200 quintillion tons. Now, you might say, that's All-Star Superman and "it doesn't count". Then, let's take the Gray Hulk out of the equation as well, hence 0 Hulk intelligence put up against Superman's brain which processes... Thousands of times faster than a normal human. So, stripped down to basics, Superman can move planets, while the Hulk can lift 100 tons. Damn, that's a lot of blue whales.
The next point of surviving "coldest temperatures". That's great, but Superman can also fly in the deepest reaches of space. Plus he basically lives in the Arctic. What's the point? They can both survive in really cold temperatures. But, I'm pretty sure Superman wouldn't kill off the Hulk so easily.
Aand combining those last few points, about Hulk's regeneration and the strength. The speed of light is 186282.4 miles per second. Superman can fly x6 that speed, if not faster (which is highly probable), making Superman virtually invisible, much less untouchable. The official write up on Marvel.com says that the Hulk could ALMOST jump into orbit, so the statement that he "can jump into orbit" is false. Now, The Hulk CAN jump 3 miles in 6 seconds, which is, once again, incredible. Roughly that's 1800 miles per second. Let's give the Hulk and say he can move at 2000 miles an second. NOW 186282 x 6 is equal to 1117692 miles an second. That is the speed as to what Superman moves at his basic speed. If the Hulk can track something moving at over a million miles a second, it would be game over for Superman. Sadly, The Hulk can't.
How does this tie into Hulk's regeneration speed? If it takes a few MINUTES to regenerate the flesh on the Hulk, a punch from a fist that can lift 200 quintillion tonnes moving at 1.1 million miles a second is incomprehensible and incomparable to how fast The Hulk can regenerate.
Finally, strength. Please see above :) Also, going along with how Superman weakens after time and The Hulk having infinite strength. Superman sunbathes to restore power. "What is there are clouds in the way? " A single one of Superman's claps can dismantle an f5 tornado like a fleck of dust, a few clouds wouldn't be a problem. Continuing with that, Superman could easily fly through the sun in about 2 seconds to regenerate his lost power. However, this would contradict what I would have said in the first place.
The fight would be over with pure speed and strength in less than half a second. Even with the addition of Kryptonite, The Hulk would be too stupid to use it in a fight anyway. Even if he was smart enough, throwing the kryptonite shard wouldn't affect Superman who could start halfway across the planet and tear through the Hulk before he could cock his arm back to throw it.
So... To conclude, This has been bothering me for ages! Superman has the edge, FACE IT!
Ah Superman...
You see, I still find it funny how there are so many people out there who are just so ignorant. You see, to put it simply: Superman is as strong as he needs to be. He truly possesses, (a quote from Palpatine) "UNLIMITED POWER".

Now the only edge I would say anyone would have over Superman is the use of Kryptonite HOWEVER: For starters all Marvel characters already lost the fight, even Green-Angry-Stupid thing - YOU don't HAVE ANY KRYPTONITE! Well just for the sake of fanboys, lets say that Green-Angry-Stupid thing somehow even managed to "find" so called "non-existent matter in Marvel universe"... He'd probably destroy it. Alternatively, he'd not know what to do with it, SO, no advantage, which is actually Superman's ONLY weakness, hence no win. A DC character could have a chance HOWEVER its again the case of finding said matter which last time I checked only Batman and Lex Luthor and trying to get some off them, well that's a different story. Good luck with that! :)

So, Kryptonite is out of the question, so what is a man with NO weaknesses and UNLIMITED power? A "Super" man, and that's why ladies and gentlemen he is called THE SUPERMAN!

Now, if you still somehow manage to make up some sort of fault in his powers, firstly well done for such nonsense, secondly, EVERYONE, even some Superman fans, fail to realise that what you see as "Superman" isn't his full potential. Let me explain:
As you may have seen, a lot of the comics/movies/T.V. series you see him in, he is usually with other people, and what I mean is he either has a "partner" or a villain (as all do) but you see, the writers can never truly write superman's true capabilities as well, it'd be boring... It'd be one page long or one minute long with superman just simply killing the whole universe. Now that would be not right and just not fun to read/watch now would it? But you see, it has been proven, in previous comics how superman actually does have ridiculous amount of power. And honestly, I'm glad that his powers are never truly shown as it gives people this illusion that someone can defeat him, and I like to see them squabble when it is futile.

Anyways, its annoying how after all this, people will still be as ignorant as they were when they first started to read this... But oh well, I guess "let the voting continue" ay?
Comon you guys... lets get real. The compounded abilities of Superman far outweigh and outclass the Hulk, Thor, Martian Manhunter, Sentry, The Sentinal, Captain Atom, and any others that want to try for the title of "Main Man". Let me break it down for you once and for all...

Superman vs. Hulk: In the first 0.000001 seconds of the fight, Superman smashes his fist into Hulks head, pulls out his brain and spine, tosses them into the sun, and punts Hulk's immediately lifeless body onto a black hole.

Superman vs. Thor: The Thunder God wants to end this fast, so he hurls his fabled Hammer at Superman, going for the one-hit-knockout. Unfortunantely, Superman is just a bit faster than Thor, moving at about 10 times the speed of light. He catches his Hammer, which we all know he can use, flies 25 feet into the air, which is now out of powerless Thor's reach, waits 1 minute, gains all the powers of Thor, flies back down, taps the now powerless Thor on the forhead with his pinkie finger, and turns him into a pink mist and a red smear.

Superman vs. Martian Manhunter: Hypervelocity Nuclear Heat Beams... game over...

Superman vs. Sentry: A powerhouse fight, to be sure, but as the fight wears on, Superman keeps constantly absorbing light from the sun, healing at hypervelocity speeds, smashing Sentry with nuclear bomb-force punches at a hyperterminal rate, spitting out beams that rival the sun in heat and radiation, and using Kryptonian Technology to finally wear out and turn the Sentry into liquified goo.

As I don't think there is anyone, really, who can withstand an angry Superman, I think this thread is pretty much over...
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3Thor
Thor is at LEAST as powerful as Superman, and carries one of the most powerful weapons in the universe, Mjolnir, just for giggles. He has thousands of years of experience fighting God level beings, and doesn't know the meaning of "quit". No one has been in more epic battles than Thor, and no one loves it more than him either. He is born of superior stock, Odin the Skyfather, and Gaea the Earth goddess. To sum it all up, Thor is the number one whup ass machine in the universe, Earth's nuclear option.
Has the power to control weather, transmutation, all forms of energy, can create dimensions or black holes and strength that can surpass the hulk or superman, anyone that doesn't say Thor or at least silver surfer doesn't really know comics and only says (ex. superman) is due to popularity
The angrier hulk gets he gets stronger... But keep in mind that's if he has time to catch his breath! Thor and superman won't give him that chance to do so... Hulk is STRONG but the THOR is the mightiest, Combat skills Stamina STRENGTH and Power ETC.. Thor Holds back because no matter what Hulk is still human and THOR wont pass that point of killing him.. If he really wanted to GOD BLAST say no more. Superman yes would give him one great fight... But THOR still has Magic and wits and years of hand to hand experience
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4Doomsday
Doomsday does not need the yellow sun photonucleic effects that superman needs. His thousands of deaths made him evolve to a reactive adaption of invulnerability to everything that kills him or even hurts him. The bone protrusions he has on his body can cut through kryptonian skin and he can survive the full effect of Darkseids "Omega Effect" only too beat darkseid to near death which no other has accomplished this feat. He IS power, death and destruction and has undefined and unclear limits if he even has any. His innate hatred for all life increases his need to kill. He doesn't need to breath, eat, sleep and can maintain himself for centuries already being alive for thousands of years before Supermans race. He has no internal organs so there is nothing to damage. Doomsday has leveled planets and anyone who's stood in his way or come back a second time and finished the job.
In all aspects Doomsday is the strongest, because he can innately get stronger from dying.

The Hulk gets stronger the angrier he gets, while Doomsday gets stronger and more invulnerable every time he dies. I also don't think the Hulk can out anger the effects of the vacuum or escape say a black hole. What's he going to do jump off a planet that's getting sucked in, troll physics anyone? This is of course if were going by normal science physics, which most science fiction does. If there are no boundaries than any character could be the strongest. But let's be honest, I mean how far can Gamma Radiation really take Bruce Banner...

Superman gets his strength from the sun, the same power source as Doomsday. Although, Doomsday does not need the sun to regenerate, he just needs it to speed up that process.

Thor... Thor may be considered a god to human's, but let's be honest if Doomsday went up against Thor it would be no match at all. Doomsday gets stronger every time he dies, he is beyond invincible he's immortal and gains strength of becoming immune to what kills him.

Galactus... Apocalypse... Honestly I don't see superman or the Hulk beating these two, and Doomsday would die a LOT. In the end however I think that Doomsday would kill Apocalypse and Galactus, because he simple gets stronger every time he dies.
When doomsday dies he comes back immune to the way he just died... So even when superman killed him once, he came back immune to how superman killed him.. Pretty much invincible
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5Galactus
This is about pure physical strength.
Scarlet Witch is at average human strength.
Wolverine is about as strong as a human can get, lifting maybe a cow.
She Hulk can lift about 91 tons. She could lift up maybe a jet plane.
Hulk, at an enraged state, not base, could lift up maybe the world's tallest building, Burj Dubai.
Apocalypse has no limit to his strength, but at base, maybe the same as Hulk.
Thor could probably lift up one of the smaller asteroids in the asteroid belt.
Doomsday could probably lift up Mount Everest, the tallest mountain.
Which Juggernaut? I'm assuming Cain Marko at near full power. He could definitely lift up one of the larger asteroids.
Red Hulk could probably lift the entire island of Manhattan at enraged state.
Darkseid at full power could lift the moon like you lift a bowling ball.
Sentry could lift up this entire planet.
The current Silver Surfer could lift up our sun, but would struggle a lot.
Which Thanos? Which Superman?
Current full-power Thanos could lift the solar system.
Original full power Superman could lift the solar system as well.
I named 14 characters that fit the top 15 in order of strength. Who did I miss? Galactus, the world eater. Even on his deathbed, he could lift up our solar system with nothing. At full power, he throws our galaxy across the Universe & bring it back like Cap. Now, who do you think is the strongest?
Here's the thing, this list specifies physical strength only. But is it earthly strength or cosmic strength? If both, beings like Galactus, Tyrant, Beyonder, Living Tribunal, Spectre, and the Surfer have an unfair advantage. Galactus may have gotten physically beaten by Thor and Jean Grey, but Galactus' strength is incalculable. Also, Wolverine can defeat Darkseid, Ghost Rider, and Thanos?! Apocalypse is stronger than an enraged Hulk, anyway. Where is the Living tribunal?!
Also, Galactus is never truly shown in the comics. He is actually a cosmic being who takes the form of a giant man in armor. Thor, Ghost Rider, and Lobo all have the potential to destroy the Galactus armor, but the moment before he dies, he will release a blast that will literally wipe all matter from existence within a minimum of 42 light years according to Silver Surfer. So you can physically destroy Galactus, but the moment before he dies, before he is considered defeated, the being fighting him will be wiped from existence. I can only imagine ten beings on this list even destroying Galactus!
Well, is this based on how strong physically the character is? Well then, in all honestly, the characters on this list pale in comparison to Galactus. I don't think many on here know of Galactus's power levels. He has the abilities beyond Superman: Super Strength via his connection with the Cosmic Power, the ability to project blasts strong enough to decimate a galaxy at his most powerful state, and other abilities beyond. Even only based on strength, Galactus can take on Hulk, Superman, or any other on this list with no problem. There ya go.
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6One Above All
The One Above All also known as T.O.A.A. is the creator of the entire Marvel Multiverse. He controls it All, he can do it All. He is All. He could kick the Hulk's butt even before the Hulk's notices it. He is the Creator of Galactus, Infinity, Eternity, Death and Oblivion. Even the Celestials don't stand a chance against him.
The Living Tribunal (the one who always stops Multiverse disasters) is for Him like Jarvis is to Iron-Man or Alfred to Batman.
The power of the Infinity Gems together in the Infinity Gauntlet are none compared to Him.
He is simply The One Above All.
The One Above All could simply pull out his eraser and wipe any character out of existence. Immediately. No questions asked.

The One Above All exists dimensionally outside and above all the characters beneath him. He can affect them, they could not even touch him.

Given the omnipotence of TOAA, he should be at the very top of the list.
If you are talking about physical strength, many would say that Hulk is the strongest one. Fools. One Above All is creator of everything and nothing can exist without him. At first, I think he would not arm wrestle Hulk, Thor or Superman, because he can just erase them from reality with a snap of fingers. Even if he try to beat them physically, TOAA can have as much strength, as he like because he is Ultimate God of Marvel Multiverse. His powers are limitless. It says that all beings combined in Marvel Multiverse would not stand a chance of beating him. This list includes powerful beings like Thanos, Galactus, Thor, Silver Surfer, Apocalypse, Hulk, and he can beat crap out of Beyonder too. He is The One Above All.
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7Thanos
Thanos merged with the Heart of the Universe, this made him a god. He could even kill a Celestial with but a glance! Thanos decided that the true sign of his ultimate power would be to destroy the universe and become the one true supreme being.
He later chose to remove the Heart of the Universe from existance. This removed his power. But the merges Thanos could and did destroy everything and everyone. There is no other character could even get near.
Let's just say that in the comic books he rips off hulk's head, the number one person on this list. In the comic books they describe him as God.

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He is the strongest one out there! Hulk may be the strongest on earth but what about in the galaxy. In the universe even!
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8Silver Surfer
In my opinion Silver Surfer is the ultimate superhero. HOW THE HELL DO YOU KILL SOMEONE WHO CAN CONTROL COSMIC ENERGY! Superman has no chance unless it's the superman who sat in the damn sun for 15,000 years and even at that point the original surfer could still violently molest superman. He can separate his atoms to the point that superman never existed at all. Stan Lee powered him down because he realized he pretty much created God. The surfer is only rivaled by people like The Beyonder other than that there aren't many heroes or villains who can even compare to the Silver Surfer. He is GOD pretty much no matter what argument you have about dc or marvel about who is the best the Silver Surfer should always be brought up.
He is unique in any way, power cosmic style. Unlike the legion of super heroes who have the same power of flight and strength.

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Noren Radd can change the molecules of superman's body; he beat up Galactus, the planet eater!
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9Apocalypse
Apocalypse is thousands of years old, he's existed before all this mutants.
He can absorb physical powers he is invincible. He is definitely the strongest character. He can steel powers from other charters.
He's the best and the strongest
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10Captain Marvel
Captain Marvel is capable of defeating Superman, which should automatically put him around #2 or #3. However, the popularity of the previous characters definitely makes voters neglect characters like Captain Marvel. He has a power overload, and has the attributes of many different gods and heroes. The New 52 comic on Captain Marvel, describes him as having many powers that he has not discovered. His only flaw (that I can think of) is that he is mortal and that he has a "childish" nature. Sure, certain comics have other heroes defeating him (e. G Superman, or Thor in the Marvel-DC crossover), but that is mainly based off reasons of popularity. It is natural for DC to neglect Billy's potential in order to idolize the more "well-known" characters. After all, Batman has defeated Superman multiple times, which is solely based off of the bias against Superman. From this, it can be concluded that a character's popularity definitely affects how he or she is portrayed in the comics. Overall, you may not like the Captain, but his undeniably at least ONE of the most powerful characters among Marvel or DC. I would place him at Number 4, behind Thanos, Darkseid, and Apocalypse, but definitely above Supes, Hulk, or Thor
Captain marvel beats superman in many comics when captain marvel was owned by another publisher. Superman is impervious to magic and cosmic attacks. Captain marvel is basically a magical superman. In later comics, due to mad fans, superman fights marvel again and wins by throwing marvel under one of his magical lightning bolts and "unshazaming" him. In my opinion, that's a load of crap because nobody knew (except readers and writers) that a lightning bolt would turn him back to normal. And superman's ability to take on magical attacks at that rate makes me feel like writers from the DC world just want superman to be at the top of the mountain. Now it all depends because superheros and villains are stronger depending on the time period and comic.
Human, not an alien! Superman competes with him only because the writers want to write it that way. DC wants SM to be their flagship hero. Sorry DC, Captain Marvel is the greatest superhero of all time! Instead of holding him down for SM you should be taking advantage of the copyrights you purchased and give CM a big marketing push; then you will see just how much he can make for you at the box office!
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The Contenders

11Darkseid
Guy who regularly beats JL single-hand should be above the likes of Thing and Colossus. ALL HAIL LORD DARKSEID!
Omega force is what guy uses to kill his enemy's

12Juggernaut
The Juggernaut is UNSTOPABLE. INVULNERABLE. UNLIMITED STRENGTH. DOES NOT NEED TO EAT, BREATH, SLEEP, AND DOES NOT EVER FATIGUE.
He also has a magical forcefield surounding him that makes him invincible.

He has beaten the Hulk unconcious, not even Thor can do that.
The only time he was ever stopped was by an Apocalypse augmented "War" Hulk.
no one is stronger... Marvel doesn't cut him a break. Wants to hype up the heros but they can't keep up with Juggernaut and dread when he comes around.
When was this nonesense what have you read wwh he was about to kill juggernaut and his son is way more powerful
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13Hercules
Hercules is the god of strength I think that about says it all, none of the other heroes or villains are, end of story.
Hulk is a man made monster of strength, superman is an alien etc. Thor is a storm god but not the god of strength. Only DC's Captain Marvel (Shazam) equals Hercules strength because he is bestowed with Hercules, strength.
Hercules is not superhero!
This guy is tough. He is slightley stronger then thor and is said to be a much better hand to hand fighter. He even once grabbed thor by the neck and thor could not break free. Recentley his power is up to GODLY levels. He was strong enough to beat all skyfathers including Odin(thors father and odin is as powerful as galactus) and Zeus. He was so powerful that he summoned galactus with his free wil. He even killed Mikaboshi who destroyed 99.9 percent of the multiverse
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14Wolverine
Ummm Let's see Wolverine can almost go on the same fighting level as health, he was once ripped by Hulk in half then just regenerated in like 3 days, Wolverine killed the strongest mutant ( Jean Grey ). Basically Immortal and if you want to know why Wolverine is stronger than Thor, Have you seen the Avengers movie, you could see Thor getting punched by Hulk numerous times while Wolverine can just dodge them.
Wolverine is the best ever because he all alone defeated victor and a very powerful marvel jean.he can be rated much stronger than captain america and the great professior and also the commander of x men said that wolverine is immortal
He's the best in the world he can virtually destroy anyone. His claws are also so sharp and I bet you it would be really hard to withstand his attack.
He is also the best X man in the whole universe.
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15Batman
I thought this was a strongest list? Laugh out loud If so he's not one of the strongest, but he can face up anybody on this list without breaking a sweat and people getting ready to fight him are intimidated by that. Now that's a Super hero for you! He may not be the most powerful or strongest but if anyones gonna give up in a fight, it ain't him! Go Batman!
Was going to vote for Galactus, but if there is Batman in any poll for selection of the best ever, my vote is always going to be for Batman..
Don't think it can beat Galactus, but surely he cal beat everyone else..
Holds kryptonite to superman. Kills him in minutes. He is a straight beast. His mind is so dark that if anyone tries to read it or anything like that he will scar them and leave them huddled in a corner
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16The Beyonder
He got the entire Marvel Comic characters to take it out against him. Only the accidental creator of his, Owen, AKA the molecule man, finally put him to sleep while the Beyonder was rebirthing himself.
Hi's been descriped as just second to "the one above all" and to be omnipotent therfore he is the most powerful charactar on this list even in physical strength. You should have added the spectre to have a rival to the beyonder
Beyond. Everyone knows this? Pointless top ten, if you read.
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17Dr. Manhattan
He is a god, last time we heard of him he went off to create an entire Galaxy. Even if you destroy every particle in his body, he can reassemble himself in moments, which means he is immortal. He sees the past, present and future simultaneously, so he knows what you are going to do before you know it yourself.

He can is able to phase any part of his body through solid objects without damaging them, produce multiple copies of himself which function independently of each other, project destructive energy, disintegrate people (possibly by removing their intrinsic fields), create force fields, transmute and create matter, move objects without physically touching them (telekinesis), reverse entropy, and, create life and walk on the surface of the sun.

He could kill hulk with a wave of his hand.
He can create his own Universe /Reality and manipulate others, he is immortal and can control matter, space, time, just everything! His powers are limitless and goes beyond understanding. I think he is the most powerful being that can exist!
He's a god he can control all matter on atomic scale. come on how is anyone suppose to beat that, the hulk superman there all made of matter he controls all of that stuff, one above them all and DR manhattan are the most powerful.
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18Black Adam
He is the most powerful villian of all comics
He can kill superman that alone should make him top 5. The fact that he can fight superman and captain marvel at the same time should make him top 3.

19Scarlet Witch
Stronger that magneto and xavier combined

20Martian Manhunter
He no longer has a weakness to fire thanks to the villainess scarlet, who unleashed Martian manhunter upon the entire JLA (the JLA did infact know that MM was evil, so it came as no surprise as they were expecting this) and the Martian manhunter still won against them all however after a change of heart scarlet sacrificed herself to save MM and the JLA. Also let's not forget that superman himself is afraid of this Martian
One thing to remember about the Martian his weakness is fire, on mars his entire race was extinct.
Apparent Superman said that Martian Manhunter is the most powerful being in the universe.
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21Deadpool
Deadpool is one of my favorite marvel villains! He can never die! For example you cut his head off and every other limb on his body stick to a bomb and make it explode. Deadpool will still be alive! Well it would take ages to regenerate back his limbs. But still! Who is the merc with the mouth? Deadpool! Seriously guys he should be around 15 or up!
Deadpool is my favorite marvel character ever idc what anyone says. deadpool CAN'T DIE. everyone should realize he would stand against "above all" if hislimbs grew back faster. he can find kryptonite an probably kill superman an he can talk all he wants because. superman would be all weak an all... even so in a straight up fight deadpool does have advantage with his teleporting an fighting skills

Deadpool vs hulk hm... hulk smash an smash untill he finally runs outt of anger then deadpool would kill him dang even if galactus ate earth deadpool would come find some way out with the voices in his head (being crazy an what not) an no wolverine never beat deadpool, think of it ths way wolverine can regenerate... Deadpool can't die... haha like.. Really who wins this contest? Deadpool I thinkally e really
Come on people Deadpool is MADD crazy of course he is the strongest one
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22Ghost Rider
Skull surrounded by fire. Don't look into his eyes. Only disadvantage is that he can't fight in the sun.
He can't die whatever you do he will come back because he has no soul and he should be in the top 10 or at least 20 Cu's he is powerfuland deadly why he can beat the whit out of batman and Capetian America and spiderman
You think Ghost Rider is weak? He can burn hulk very easily with his chain and kills anyone who dares to fight him. He is the strongest and I never saw anyone who could beat him.
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23Green Lantern
He is only limited by his imagination and fortitude of will. They seriously haven't had a smart enough green lantern yet because with that power you could do some wicked awesome stuff.
Geoff Johns has without a doubt resurrected the green lantern frachise and makes it third only to superman and batman in dc comics. While batman and superman are great the green lanterns are always facing universal challenges and they ALWAYS WIN. Pic any character in the green lantern franchise and he or she already holds his or her own against the rest of characters on this list for example, hal jordan, sinestro, klye rayner, jon stewart, sodam yat, the guardians of the universe, the other lantern corps of the emotional spectrum, and more to say the least like the white and black lanterns, the new gaurdians, or the new entity volthoom, and MORE characters like superboy prime, krona, and cyborg superman who have been incorporated into the GL franchise. AND you can wear more then one ring at once. I THINK I MADE MY POINT THAT GREEN LANTERN IS ONE OF THE STRONGEST IF NOT THE STRONGEST OF ALL CHARACTERS.
Well he could do some interesting things, such as destroying the atoms of being, making him a very powerful contender in the DC universe. I would say he SHOULD be higher on the list.
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24Wonder Woman
She's the most powerful heroine in dc universe. She has beaten superman, captain marvel and the six founding members of justice league.
Wonder woman is as strong AF! I've seen her fight many other strong people.. She can probably have the strength to beat up half the strongest men in marvel and dc universe...
She's the strongest lady in Dc universe! And was trained her whole life how to fight and protect herself.. And knows every move and many tricks.. Even with her bracelets and the lasso? Of truth, creative hm... C: she should be way up the chart... Maybe.. 4th place.
I have actually spoken and asked the creators of the justice league and one of them said she's stronger than superman
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25The Thing
I think the Thing should be even higher as far a pure physical strength, he has proven his strength has far past the 100 ton level
The Thing is not the strongest but he is one of the toughest. Any body fighting him will know they are in a fight. He will not stop. He is knocked teeth loose from the Hulk's mouth.

26Living Tribunal
His heads decide the destiny of the Multiverse. He 'Il
Sacrifice billion lives for trillion lives. He is only second to the One Above All..
He s the Greatest of all

27She Hulk
She's awesome. She can even beat over the strongest superman. Actually she should be in number1. These BASTARDS kept her in sixteenth place. She is too sexy.
He's basically the hulk but with more control over her powers.

28Spider-Man
Spider is next to wolverine
Though, spider man is not much stronger should be top 20 because he is awesome, cool, intelligent, brave etc
Stronger than hulk look at comics
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29Zeus
Classic Ruler God of Greece... If he was real then boy, he would be hard to surpass
One big question Zues or Odin

30Sentry
Sentry shouldn't definitely be way higher than the twenty four. Sentry's strength is limitless just alike Juggernaut and a few others. He is capable of fighting celestials.
Sentry is stronger than superman. He have the power of million exploding sun and he can control the all molecule like moleculer man. He can generate energy heat beam from his eye and hand
You don't like sentry of couse his the strongest.
Greenhulk, sentry, superman are the strongest hero in the world do you understand vencent and you issac you better be mattaussi
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31Flash
The Flash is just ridiculous. I mean, this guy can't even be touched by any one that is currently in the Top Ten. And if he is about to die he can always just OUTRUN DEATH. (He's done it before. )
Realistically there's no way anyone could catch/see the Flash. He's just nerfed in shows so that us viewers could see him. If Flash were to use his powers fully, he would defeat so many of his enemies in literally a blink of an eye. The guy could literally run around the world in less than a second and punch you. BOOM goes your noggin'. And if people want to argue about characters who can fly... It would end up in a stalemate at worst... Since no one could really catch the speedster. He should definitely be higher on this list. Not number 1 of course, but for sure higher.
I think people underestimate the flash all the time. The third flash, Wally west, can time travel, stop time, travel to different dimensions, do the whole infinite mass punch thing and a crap load of other stuff. And let's not forget that he can OUTRUN DEATH
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32Phoenix Force
THE ONLY ONE WHO CAN BEAT THE PHOENIX FORCE IS THE ONE ABOVE ALL, BUT IF HE DID SO HE WOULD BE DESTROYING THE WHOLE MULTIVERSE. CLOSE 2NDS TO THE PHOENIX ARE... THE BEYONDER-THE LIVING TRIBUNAL-GALACTUS-CRONOS(WITH INFINITY GEMS)
The Phoenix Force is the essence invincibility. The ability to destroy anything without touching it. The only plausible opponents would be God himself or Galactus.
Jean Grey is the most powerful character in the universe
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33Red Hulk
A more aggressive, military minded, version of the Green Hulk. And known to be tougher! If that's even possible!
He kicked hulks arsenic
How come I have never heard of red hulk, and why haven't they made comics or T.V. shows about this
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34Molecule Man
He has the psionic ability to manipulate all forms of matter on a subatomic level, and to manipulate all known forms of energy and to convert matter into energy or energy into matter, E.G. : the creation of powerful force fields and energy beams. He is able to manipulate some of the most powerful and most durable materials within the Marvel Universe. Manipulation of "mere" matter and energy. Regardless he has been able to effortlessly recreate an entire galaxy even in his regular state
He can "unmake" almost anyone else on this list with a thought. He can destroy universes. He can remake them too. One Above All is the only one on this list in the same class.

35Orion

36Ares
Ares is the god of war in dc comics

37Odin
Of course he is stronger than galactus and which mean he can destroy galaxies with gungir he is the strongest among all GodFathers too

38Gladiator
Come on people he's pretty strong. We're talking about physical strength remember?
This guy is awesome another version of superman but more cooler. Majestic and intimidating. On power level with anybody but thor.
He should be @ number 6

39Amazo
He upgraded himself to be immune 2 energy attacks & if he copies John d martian, Magneto, Ghost Rider, Thor, Doom, Superman, Green Lantern, Invisible Woman, Hulk, Wolverine, Flash, Black bolt, Hellboy, Lord Voldemort, Molecule man, Aquaman, Dragonite, Vegeta & Goku's power within sometime he can self-upgrade 2 absorb & use all their moves. No laser, sonic, radiation, cosmic& psychic power will work against him & as he is non living he will be undead in d universe!
Amazo is just as strong as anyone in this list... Well actually stronger since he can copy everyones power just by looking at them.
Has ALL the Justice Leagues powers. See Duplicate Boy.
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40Phoenix

41Spectre
I would literally be writing for days if I tried to describe this guys power. He would beat Hulk, Superman, Thor, Green lantern and pretty much the Xmen, avengers, justice league and green lantern corp all by himself...
Limitless powers and strength

42Nova

43War Machine
Physical strength? The hulk definitely is the strongest. Superman is overrated: cut him off from a yellow sun's radiation he is a baseline human (or kryptonian no difference).

44Beast Boy
Because he turn in to an

45Lobo
Invincible in every possible way, dude has been banned from entering heaven and hell so he can't die and he can regenerate his entire being instantly from a single strand of his DNA; Superman-equivalent strength and durability; complete bastich
He's able to go toe-to-toe with Superman. Stone cold crazy, will kill anything that's not a space dolphin. Doesn't need air. There's nothing anyone can do to keep the Main Man down. If he needed to, he'd crawl down the Hulk's throat & kill him from the inside. The only thing that keeps him from ganking Superman is the the boy scout tends to out-think him!
Amazon can't copy the cosmic mystical or the celestials and the beyoders powers and weak earth technology vs godlike beings amazon is trash.
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46Mephisto

47Captain America
Steve is most likely the strongest of all, he can take death with a straight face. He wakes up in the present, and does he complain all the time? Does he whine about how he's lost about everything? Answer everything truthfully.
Cap is beast he Can beat any super hero also he is really strong watch avenders
Captain america is a super solider basically and he has healing factors and survived a plane crash into ice and the living legend
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48Franklin Richards
He should be number one he is an omega level and a celestial if not as a child then as an adult when he's stronger
He can create and destroy universe's at Will. Sort it out people
Supposed to be bull crap
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49Abomination
Abomination is a complete tank that could almost kill hulk. Enough said.
Abomination will crush theese guys and they will not be able to type 911 in their mobile
Come'on guys, these are ants for Abomination. He will put theese guys down and become number 1

50Tyrant

51Imperiex

52Molecular Man
He has control over all molecules and should be in top 20.

53Storm

54Sinestro

55The Presence
The presence created The DC world and he is a fictional shape of god, what are you talking about he should be number 1
Omnipotent, Omniscient, Omnipresent, Immortal, Created the dc universe...
Creator of DC Universe

56Surtur

57Star Fire
She's one of strongest superheroines in the world. With powers like superforce, flight and those amazing starbolts she's one of the main powerhouse of DC. She had no problem fighting with Wonder Woman, Brainiac 8 or Donna Troy. A good example of her strength was rightly shown in Outsiders #24.
Gives great blowjobs and will do anal if asked nicely
Shes up there for sure! Her strength with those green fire? Power things are great
She can probably come a tie with supergirl or powergirl even..
Shes completely amazing! The looks, body, and the hair! :D

58Beta Ray Bill
Beta ray bill can wield thors hammer, which means his pwer shouldn't be far off from the mighty thor.

59The Beast

60Ultron
Admittedly not the most powerful villain, but he could take down Thor, Hulk, Silver Surfer, and Superman (I daresay at the same time with ease). You can't kill Ultron, so how do you stop him? Just my opinion, but admit it, Ultron could kick any hero's butt.
Oh, and P.S. He has indestructible adamantium armor. Hulk, the strongest there is, can't make a dent. 'enough said.
Indestructible armor, huge army, even if you kill him, his program codes will make another Ultron
Hulk can break his armor at World Breaker.

61Bane
Bane has the strength of a body builder multiplied by 4 he put batman into a coma and broke his back. Batman only beat him because he had so many gadgets and so much help.
He's been said to be stronger than batman, darker than he is too. Broke batman's back and beat him up numerous times
Bane is so cool looking!

62Black Bolt
He's defeated many listed above... A whisper locked down the hulk and don't get me stArted with the master blow... His voice could crack a planet need I say more
A king inhuman very powerful voice can level mountains
His voice was turned into universal weapon.

63Robin
Robin is red and full of hatred.

64Malekith the Accursed

65Elektra

66Rogue
So I guess Rogue from x-men just never came up in conversation. She can have any persons powers she touches doesn't that make her pretty much this whole list of super heroes all by herself. I don't think she gets enough credit. If she touches the hulk while she is PMSing that is true anger and rage unleashed on poor hulk laugh out loud... And just like most guys the hulk will want to avoid her or get beat up maybe for reason at all laugh out loud... As for super man... With some kryptonite a 3 year old could destroy him
Rogue may not be the most powerful but she's my favorite marvel character and man is she hot just check out the X-men animated series from the 90's and you'll see what I'm saying. Not to mention I once seen her flatten Gladiator with one punch, need I say more.

67Luke Cage

68Loki
I'm not gonna get my speeches on about Loki like I did on another list all I'm gonna say is he is the god of mischief and lies, he has an awesome staff that kills people and he's awesome, and now all you people that kept him at number 66 can have a long think about what I just said yeah?

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Loki is the sexiest villain in all of Marvel! And who can say no to that silver tongue of his! He has the potential to become ruler of the nine realms, just that he hasn't fully showcased his powers. His half Asgardian, half Jotun trait gives him an advantage!

69Iceman
Iceman is an Omega level mutant. He is capable of summoning and manipulating ice. One issue even said that, at his full potential, Bobby is capable of freezing the entire world.

70Joker
Joker is the greatest batman villain of all time no way he's #80
He always have plans to escape from any place above all he is UNPREDICTABLE
Joker is the coolest character in every way.
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71The Vision
The vision defeats ultron. So he should be alil higher. And if you mess with him, scarlet witch will have a word with you
No one touches the vision period

72Mon-el
Another version of superman. Maybe stronger. Weakness is only lead. Should be in top ten maybe higher and he's from the future.
A fan since the 70's LEGION OF SUPERHERO'S, and should be higher on the list
Thanks...
He has the the same powers as Superman, he sould be in top 5!

73Raven
She can soal crush the main ones at the top and she beat her father trigon
Raven should be up around 3
She can easly take you out of existance with just a move of her hand or even rip you apart with dark magic
No one mess with this girl <----
And her father is the king of the underworld right? I don't know... I think so but she ROCKS
And without trying.. If she sees hulk... Or superman.. Running or flying up to her she can just stop you in mid air and throw you around like a doll and just wreck you to pieces from miles away from her

74Kang

75Nimrod
Nimrod beat number 10 juggernaut with no problem and took on the x men at the same time

76Doctor Fate
Everybody keeps underestimating this guy, he's DC's most powerful Sorcerer

77Superboy Prime
This might be the biggest brat in comic book history but he is absolutely one of the strongest characters ever. He was the main villain in infinite crisis. He has taken on both the green lantern corps and the sinestro corps (after betraying them), defeated sodam yat w/the power of ion, the antimonitor with one punch, defeated monarch, (whose body blew up a universe), survived an attack against the black lanterns, and will eventually become the time trapper. I doubt even the retcon of the New DC 52 will stop superboy prime from returning.
The guy is so strong he tear a hole through reality he should be top ten

78Carnage
The alien symbiote endows Cletus Kasady with enhanced physical strength greater than that of Spider-Man and Venom combined. He is able to rapidly regenerate damaged body tissues much faster and more extensively than an ordinary human. Finally, Carnage's powers have always been abnormally enhanced from the maniacal will and insane worldview that Cletus Kasady has had from the age of 8 years old onward. Kasady sees "chaos" and random, undirected violence as reality, and considers "order" and virtue to be illusions. He takes an almost artistic pride in his mayhem, likes to leave a trail for others to follow (usually leaving the phrase "Carnage Rules" written in his own blood), and is recklessly willing to take on the most dangerous and powerful of opponents and victims.

79Cyborg

80Dormammu
He is the strongest one in history he is number one

81Human Torch

82Magma

83Guardian
Canadas captain america but cooler guardian

84Sebastian Shaw
The more he gets hit the stronger he becomes how can you beat that

85Falcon
Pretty good comic book hero

86Anti-Monitor
How is this guy not in the top ten?!?!? He controls Anti-matter and is a universe level threat! He Killed untold Billions and nearly destroyed the universe! He has tried multiple times to re-create the universe! He is practically a God
Nearly destroyed the universe single handed. Rules the Anti matter universe, IE controls Anti matter. God like in immortality
How is beast above this guy? These lists are rediculous and play favoritism instead of reality

87Mr Mxyzptlk
Limitless power, insane reality manipulation and practically immortal. If he was serious there is a handful of people in the universe who would even stand a chance against him.

88Venom (Flash Thompson)
Grants the host all the powers of its first known host, Spider-Man. Greatly enhances physical attributes of its current host. Superhuman strength, ability to change form, and ability of the Symbiote to fight and defend itself when either the host or it is in danger.
Limited shapeshifting, undetectable by Spider-Man's "spider-sense". It can also turn its host invisible through camouflage. He once took over the hulh and as it says he takes its host ability I mean if he took over most the heroes and villans he fought and seen he be stronger that all of them combine and he has military training. With a gun wit venom bullets I mean come on

89Duplicate Boy

90Doorman

91Black Widow
She is awesome and she woops butt

92Graviton

93Miss Martian
Were is martian manhunter he would be in top 15
Personally she is the strongest telapathic powered hero ever and shes technacally naked bonus.

94Green Goblin
Green goblin kicks butt with his pumkin bombs

95Sasquatch
The real beast sasquatch

96Dracula
How can we forget about the prince of darkness took on the x men by himself

97Skaar
He is the son of hulk SON SMASH! !
Skaar is stronger than the hulk. He sent the juggernaut into space with one punch. Not even his father could do that.

98Icon
You don realise how strong I am

99Blue Marvel
Just as strong as hulk

100Swamp Thing

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