Top 10 Smartest Superheroes

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The Top Ten

1 Batman Batman Batman aka Bruce Wayne is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, and first appeared in Detective Comics #27. In film, he has been portrayed by Lewis Wilson, Robert Lowery, Adam West, Michael ...read more.

Batman is the smartest because he was able to bring back the joker to life after nightwing killed him by captain America

Batman earned 6 phds before he was 21 in computer science, engineering, chemistry, biology, Criminology, and Psychology. He is an amazing strategist. He has defeated Darkseid and Brainiac before and many others. He is the smartest superhero ever.

Batman is smartest and coolest and much better than iron Man

While Bruce may not be the most intelligent in any particular field, he is overall the most intelligent superhero; all things accounted for.

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2 Iron Man Iron Man Iron Man is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, as well as its associated media. The character was created by writer and editor Stan Lee, developed by scripter Larry Lieber, and designed by artists Don Heck and Jack Kirby. He made his first appearance ...read more.

Pretty much of an egghead

He should be not 2nd but first

Smartest and coolest.

Iron Man is smart, but what about Dr Strange.

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3 Mr.Fantastic

Mr. Fantastic was so smart that he start going to different planets to study other life forms, he basically knew everything on earth. Number 1-2 for sure

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Reed Richards isn t just the brain of the Fantastic, he has also developed a portal to send Galactus to a different universe with the help of two other heroes. - awesomeflip288

Batman, Hulk, and Iron Man may be smart, but Richards blows them all away.

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4 Spider-Man Spider-Man Spider-Man is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics existing in its shared universe. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Steve Ditko, and first appeared in the anthology comic book Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962) in the ...read more.

Spider man may be smart but is not has smart as cyborg

Spider-man is a genius and smarter than most superheroes and he's ONLY IN HIGH SCHOOL

He made a serum in the Amazing Spider man comic book that regenerates body parts. - awesomeflip288

He is the best cause he can do whatever a spider can and spiders are the smartest animal ever they are just robots

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5 Hulk Hulk Robert Bruce Banner, also known as The Hulk or Bruce Banner, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and was portrayed by Edward Norton and Mark Ruffalo in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

A big misconception is that hulk is dumb. Not true at all. Calm hulk is similar to banner in terms of intelligence. World War Hulk has all of banners smarts, and has massive combat intelligence.

He has the intellectual skills and talents of understanding the concepts of gamma radiation and the tesseract. - awesomeflip288

Bruce Banner should be on here instead. Hulk only thinks about being mad. - Lucasw14

Hulk is not dum in super hero squad - MEGAMANZEROSTRIDER

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6 Professor X

He knows everything, and he can see future also!

Enough brainpower to recreate the world the way he wanted to, instead chose to form the X Men

Come on! He can read minds. He can displace people's consciousness in different dimensions.

He is the invincible, inconceivable, incredible...

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7 Ant

No, just Ant

Other than being one of the heroes who transported Galactus into another universe, he is also creator of Ultron. - awesomeflip288

Hank Pym is one of the most intelligent characters ever to be conceived he not only is a master of physics but of computers as well

Shrinker

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8 Black Panther Black Panther T'Challa, better known as the Black Panther, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1966, first appearing in Fantastic Four #52 (cover-dated July 1966) in the Silver Age of Comic Books. He is known to be the ...read more.

The guy invented a whole new realm of science. Shadow Physics

In the Marvel Universe Black Panther is the 8th smartest man on planet earth.

Incredible Intelligence, Remarkable talent

This guy is the king of Wakanda the most advanced city in the marvel universe and guess why because of Black Panther I don't think Iron man can say anything like that as a comeback. If you saw him in Captain America Civil War he was bad ass. He is totally smarter than Spidey he should definitely needs to be higher

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9 Beast Beast Beast is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and is a founding member of the X-Men.

He is well known and trusted as smartest member of X Men. - awesomeflip288

Really smart

He sucks if he is not with Beauty.

He is a beast at IQ tests

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10 Brainiac 5

He has TWELFTH level intelligence. Saying batman is smarter than him because he has legions of fans is like saying Nicki Minaj is a better singer than Susan Boyle because she's more popular.

'Brainiac 5 possesses a twelfth level intellect. By comparison, 31st century Earth as a whole is a ninth level intellect.'

No contest.

Is intelligent enough to figure out a cure for death.

He is literally called BRAINiac

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The Contenders

11 Bulma Bulma Bulma is a fictional character in the Dragon Ball manga series created by Akira Toriyama. Bulma is the most significant female character in the series.

She should be up there with Batman and Iron Man. She's a brilliant inventor and engineer. She build a time machine out of scrapes laying around her home while Androids were destroying her world. Brave and brilliant.

Goo bulma if she can fix radiz scooter a alien gadget she sould be up in at east 10th

I hate cartoon character😠! Drop her to 30 place! 😭😭😭😭

12 Vegeta Vegeta Vegeta is an anime fictional character from the anime series, Dragon Ball Z, created by Akira Toriyama.

The smartest make character in DBZ.

He is just a fool, he let cell reach his perfect form, even gohan has more IQ than him ( he got 100 marks in a math test, shown in one of the episodes)

He's brilliant.

THE COOL DUDE FROM DBZ...He is strong and smart

13 Superman Superman Superman is a comic character. And probably the first powerful superhero in the fictional world. The character was created by writer Jerry Siegel and artist Joe Shuster, high school students living in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1933. It was published by DC comics. The first animated superhero movie was superman. ...read more.

Superman is smarter than most give him credit for, but he is no where near as smart as Batman. People need to stop making baseless statements. - THEGODAMNBATMAN

Although the bat for sure is smarter, giving him a chance to fight against him, Superman is good at learning from his mistakes, or watching and learning from others. With this man of steal what lacks in strength makes up for intelligence.

I don't think he should be considered for being smart.

Superman is superintelligence. More than anybody could even imagine

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14 Light Yagami Light Yagami Light Yagami is a fictional character and the protagonist of the manga series Death Note, created by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata.

Technically, he's not a superhero. - Not_A_Weeaboo

Has horrific intro but a great series

Smartest man on earth

15 Captain America Captain America Captain Steven Grant Rogers, most known as Steve Rogers or Captain America, is a fictional superhero appearing in the American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He was a World War II veteran and is known as the world's first superhero. The character was created by Jack Kirby and Joe Simon and ...read more.

Captain America is as cool as
super man

He can lead a whole army troop and make decisions lightning fast, find the best strategy, Save a whole army from read skull I think cap is a true leader

He has extremely enhanced Combat and strategy intellect. He also has an extremely fast-processing brain that he can make decisions hyper-fast

He may not be scientifically smart but he is stratigacly smart, like a true captain.

16 Flash Flash The Flash is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. His first appearance was in October 1956 and was created by Robert Kanigher. His main ability is super speed through the Speed Force and can run at speeds exceeding light.

Everyone knows Spider-Man is OP and the first superhero you learn about and stuff, but come on. He isn't smarter than the Flash. Captain America? There is literally nothing smart about him, and he is also such a stupid superhero. I'm Black and Everyone Loves Black Oanther, but he isn't smarter than the Flash. Here is how the list should go...
1-Iron Man
2-Light Yagami
3-Flash
4-Professor X
5- And maybe Spider-Man or Beast

The Flash's brain can process things at extreme speeds, which makes him able to counter enemy moves before they even get close to him. He can read books super fast, which enables him to learn lots of things in seconds. He once ran all of the people in a burning building out onto the sidewalk, ran to the library to read hundreds of books, and used what he learned from the books to rebuild the entire building - all in a few seconds. He's mostly only known for his speed, and he should get more recognition for his creativity and ingenuity.

Flash is underrated when it comes to science and if I'm just clear I'm talking about Barry Allen not Wally west. He is basically the same as Spider-Man there about the same age who loved doing experiments and we're always straight A's

Flash is smart as hell, with his speedster abilities he can process information faster than anyone in the world because to him seconds are like hours at times, he should be at least in the top 10

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17 Wolverine Wolverine Wolverine is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly associated with the X-Men. His powers and abilities include a healing factor and his signature adamantium claws and adamantium skeleton.

He has very smart instinct, he's wise, strong and he's one of my favorite Marvel heroes.

He is not exactly smart I would say.

He's wise, not sure about smart though...

He's not that smart

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18 MegaMind

He is way smarter than all of these superheros

very smart

19 Nick Fury Nick Fury Colonel Nicholas Joseph Fury is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer/artist Jack Kirby and writer Stan Lee, Fury first appeared in Sgt.

He is very much as he plans very good strategies to accomplish the mission as well as he is also the director of S.H.E.I.L.D. A intelligent can only figure out an intelligent superhero in this world

20 Red Tornado Red Tornado Red Tornado is a fictional superhero in the DC Comics universe. The character first appeared in Justice League of America #64, and was created by writer Gardner Fox and artist Dick Dillin.

You are cool

great

21 Jean Grey Jean Grey Jean Grey, or Jean Grey-Summers, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character has been known under the aliases Marvel Girl, Phoenix, and Dark Phoenix. ...read more.

i love it

She smart

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22 Cyborg Cyborg

He is the smartest and he's half robot so he understands machines

He can hack, login in to, control and access any software, computer, or any other machine. - awesomeflip288

He must be in top 10 - Ramtin_MH

Really smart

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23 Hank Pym

Invented shrinking

24 Green Arrow Green Arrow Green Arrow is a fictional superhero who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. Created by Morton Weisinger and designed by George Papp, he first appeared in More Fun Comics #73 in November 1941. His real name is Oliver Queen, a billionaire businessman and owner of Queen Industries, also a well-known ...read more.

He owns a multi billion dollar company. He built a massive lair by himself. He is the mayor of Star city I believe he is one of the smartest heros

Smartest Archer

25 Gohan Gohan Son Gohan is a fictional character in the Dragon Ball manga series created by Akira Toriyama. Gohan is introduced as the first son of the protagonist Goku, and his wife Chi-Chi, in chapter #196 Kakarrot, first published in Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine on October 24, 1988. Chi-Chi is a strict and protective ...read more.

He scored 100% in most subjects. - Goku02

26 Wonder Woman Wonder Woman Wonder Woman is a fictional superhero created by William Moulton Marston and Harry G. Peter, appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character is a founding member of the Justice League, a goddess, and Ambassador-at-Large of the Amazon people. In her homeland, the island nation ...read more.
27 Super Commando Dhruv

He is the smartest person alive because he doesn't plan like other smart super heroes before facing the villain, instead he plans out right at the moment while fighting.

Are you serious
Dhruv can beat all in a row without any gadget, He doesn't have that metal suits, super powers high five gadgets
He has more than that which other don't have
23 level intellect

He is the most smartest hero in Indian comic history

My name is also DHRUV!

28 Eobard Thawne

In the small time of being in existence in the movies of The Flash and The Arrow, He has been able to use technology from the future, as a flash he has the ability to travel through time fair enough he could travel to a time after every hero in current existence then travel back to their existence and do things they cannot comprehend. He is smarter than everyone. actually, he is just as smart as barry allen, Jay Garrick, Wally West and Bart Allen. All of them have the abilities to travel through time to some place smarter than anyone who have the ability to travel.

With the existence of the 2nd generation, Barry Allen. The ability is know to travel due to The Flash 3rd part II generation, Eobard Thawne when he tries to kill Barry Allen and claim himself as the only flash for his timeline.

- Hero Professor, xXxbigdogXx.

29 Mister Terrific

The damn Batman has admitted that mr terrific is smarter than him.

30 Thor Thor Thor Odinson is a fictional superhero appearing in the American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character, based on the Norse mythological deity of the same name, is the Asgardian god of thunder and possesses the enchanted hammer Mjolnir, which grants him the ability of flight and weather ...read more.

He's probably the smartest in Asgard - Lucasw14

31 Magneto Magneto Magneto is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men.

One of the strongest and a genius

He is a villain but super smart
I don't know if he could be the strongest superheroes
for me he is the super genius of all time only my opinion :D

32 Robin Robin Robin is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character was originally created by Bob Kane, Bill Finger, and Jerry Robinson, to serve as a junior counterpart to the superhero Batman.

Robin is very smart and cool especially Damian Wayne (son of Batman). Damian can use Batman's weapons very smartly. He should be in no. 23

Robin (Tim drake) is smarter than batman

33 Thanos Thanos Thanos is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by Jim Starlin and Mike Friedrich. The character first appeared in Iron Man #55 and has been portrayed by actors Damion Poitier and Josh Brolin in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

He's heroic only in his eyes. - Cyri

34 Captain Marvel Captain Marvel Ms. Marvel is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics.
35 Vampirella Vampirella Vampirella is a fictional character, a comic book vampire superheroine created by Forrest J Ackerman and comic book artist Trina Robbins in Warren Publishing's black-and-white horror comics magazine Vampirella #1.

hot - cool4

36 Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch Wanda Maximoff, also known as the Scarlet Witch, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. She is portrayed by Elizabeth Olsen in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She is thought to be one of the most powerful people in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and can ...read more.
37 Black Widow Black Widow Natalia Alianovna Romanoff, most known as Natasha Romanoff or the Black Widow, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. She is one of the most talented spies and assassins in the entire world and is a founding member of the Avengers. The character was created ...read more.

she's cool

38 Donatello Donatello

I like turtles

He can succ well

39 Squirrel Girl Squirrel Girl

What the heck is this!?

40 Batgirl Batgirl Batgirl is the name of several fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, depicted as female counterparts to the superhero Batman.

Should be higher, way higher

41 Black Bolt Black Bolt Black Bolt is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, the character first appears in Fantastic Four #45.

His thunder scream is awesome
He is an inhuman and superb marvel character

42 The Watcher
43 Aquaman Aquaman Aquaman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. Created by Paul Norris and Mort Weisinger, the character debuted in More Fun Comics #73.
44 Ultron Ultron Ultron is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is most recognized as a foe of the Avengers, and has a quasi-familial relationship with several of their members, especially his creator Hank Pym.

How heroic! - Cyri

45 Catwoman Catwoman Catwoman is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, commonly in association with the superhero Batman. ...read more.
46 Batwoman Batwoman
47 Gamora Gamora Gamora is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Jim Starlin, the character first appeared in Strange Tales #180.
48 Luigi Luigi Luigi is a fictional character featured in video games and related media released by Nintendo. Created by prominent game designer Shigeru Miyamoto, Luigi is portrayed as the slightly younger but taller fraternal twin brother of Nintendo's mascot Mario, and appears in many games throughout the Mario ...read more.

You have got to joking with me when you voted for luigi

OH YEAH! Luigi's a genius man

Smarter than life

Luigis a boss

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49 Hawkeye Hawkeye Clinton Francis "Clint" Barton, better known as Hawkeye, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is a former special agent of S.H.I.E.L.D., where he worked under the supervision of Phil Coulson. Known for his use of the bow and arrow as his primary weapon, ...read more.

Come on! Why are the smaller super heroes so undermined. Hawkeye is always the guy fighting and giving everyone intel on what the enemy is up to. He always knows what to do and for the good of the group! True hero! - ohchizzitskriv

Calculate faster than anybody can imagine

Really?!

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