While DC and Marvel share the largest and most recognizable vault of superhero characters, there are some heroes and heroines from independent creators and 3rd party companies that have made a big name for themselves too. Some are very old, and some are quite new. Here they are:
Spawn is a fictional character, an antihero and hellish Superhero that appears in a monthly comic book of the same name published by American company Image Comics.
Was top dog in the 90s. - ShuhBanggg
2 Captain Marvel
Captain Marvel (Mar-Vell) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and designed by artist Gene Colan and first appeared in Marvel Super-Heroes #12. He debuted during the Silver Age of comic books and has ...read more.
A great character - iliekpiez
This character was originally from Fawcette Comics. DC thought the character was too similar to Superman and filed a law suit. They later bought the character and eventually renamed him Shazam. And now he's getting his own movie. - ShuhBanggg
3 Danny Phantom
Daniel "Danny" Fenton, also known by his alias Danny Phantom, is the half-human/half-ghost protagonist of the television series Danny Phantom. As the ghostly superhero Danny Phantom, he protects the citizens of Amity Park from the dangerous ghosts of the Ghost Zone.
Going ghost! - ShuhBanggg
She is a main protagonist in Miraculous Ladybug. Her civilian self is Marinette Dupain-Cheng. Unlike Marinette who is really clumsy, kind, and dorky, Ladybug is serious when she fighting the akuma villains. Ironically, she rejects Chat Noir's flirtation despite her civilian self have crush to Adrien ...read more.
Oh my god I love Miraculous - TwilightKitsune
While Marvel and DC mostly base their characters in the USA, this little bug's creator based her in France. - ShuhBanggg
Hellboy is a fictional superhero created by writer-artist Mike Mignola. The character first appeared in San Diego Comic-Con Comics #2.
Was a playable character in Injustice 2, and is now slated to get another movie in 2019. - ShuhBanggg
I love this character so much, and I really like his movies too. I hope he can get a movie trilogy or a T.V. series. - iliekpiez
6 Inspector Gadget
7 Static Shock
Another character eventually bought by DC. Was made because of the lacking number of black heroes in comic books. - ShuhBanggg
He-Man is the principal character of a series of comic books and several animated television series, characterized by his superhuman strength.
9 Tommy Oliver
Thomas Oliver is a fictional character and the overarching main protagonist of the American live-action television franchise Power Rangers.
10 Darkwing Duck
Darkwing Duck is an American animated action-adventure comedy television series produced by Walt Disney Television Animation that first ran from 1991 to 1992 on both the syndicated programming block The Disney Afternoon and Saturday mornings on ABC.
Rorschach is a fictional anti-hero who appears in American comic books published by DC Comics. He first debuted in the graphic novel Watchmen, published from 1986-1987. Rorschach was created by writer Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons.
Rorschack's gonna kill everyone above him if they don't move NOW
Raphael, nickname Raph or Rap, is a fictional character and one of the four main characters of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics and all related media.
13 Leonard the Duck
The result of the greatest comic heist of all time: The creator of Howard the Duck worked for Marvel, but he lost the rights to his character. Devastated, he left Marvel and went to work at Image Comics. Later on, Marvel asked him to make a crossover comic between Marvel and Image. He agreed and made a crossover featuring Howard the Duck. At the end of the comic, Howard the Duck goes to the Image universe, and a clone of Howard goes back to the Marvel universe. The real Howard renamed himself Leonard and remains at Image. - ShuhBanggg
Also known as Lelouch Lamperouge. - girlcool
Kind of a Superman clone, this character was created by the same guy who created Walking Dead. - ShuhBanggg
16 Mr. Incredible
17 Space Ghost
Space Ghost is a fictional character created by Hanna-Barbera Productions and designed by Alex Toth for CBS in the 1960s.
18 V for Vendetta
19 Captain Underpants
20 Green Hornet
Briefly had a T.V. show that lasted one season, and famously starring Bruce Lee. - ShuhBanggg
22 The Mask
The creator based this character on the Joker. - ShuhBanggg
23 Secret Squirrel
Felonius Gru is the main character of Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, and Despicable Me 3, alongside Mel and a minor character in Minions.
25 Scud the Disposable Assassin
Son Goku (Kakarrot) is the main protagonist in Dragon Ball franchise created by Akira Toriyama in 1984. He has many abilities like, super strength, utilization of ki, flight, teleportation, super speed, enhanced reflexes, and Super Saiyan transformation that increase strength, speed, and durability. ...read more.
Not a superhero more of a overpowered alien to me...
27 Black Reaper
28 Earthworm Jim
Earthworm Jim is the main protagonist of the Earthwork Jim video game series as a worm who's life changed after coming in contact with a cyber suit that granted him special powers to battle the likes of his nemesis like Evil the Cat, Psycrow, Queen Slug for a Butt and Bob the Killer Gold FIsh, in the ...read more.
29 Chapulin Colorado
30 Nanoha Takamachi
31 Sailor Moon
Sailor Moon is the main character of the show Sailor Moon. She is named Usagi Tsukino when not Sailor Moon. Usagi meets Luna and Luna says that she is searching for the Moon princess. Luna gives Usagi a brooch that gives her the ability to transform into Sailor Moon. Usagi is usually happy and cheerful, ...read more.
33 El Tigre
34 One Punch Man
One-Punch Man is an ongoing, online, web comic, which was later adapted into a Manga and Anime series . Created by ONE in 2009, It gained popularity, and soon after, went viral in 2012, surpassing 7 . 9 million views . One-Punch Man (OPM for short) focuses on the protagonist Saitama (Who is named after ...read more.
35 Crimson Chin
36 Captain Planet
37 Crash Nebula