The Best DC Comics Heroes Comic Book Characters
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The Best DC Comics Heroes

DC Comics has a stable of great, iconic heroes on their roster, and while fans of Marvel would vehemently disagree – some of the best of all time. Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman are all top DC heroes, and they have been and will remain as some of the most iconic and important superheroes of all time. Pick your choices for the best DC characters and rank them as you see fit, or just vote for your faves!

Who are the top DC characters? Do you prefer Flash over Batman or Green Arrow? Let us know! Vote on the top DC superheroes or make your own version of this DC heroes list with your personal favorites listed as the top 10 DC heroes.
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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Batman

    Superman/Batman, Identity Crisis, Batman Confidential More
    100
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    Superman/Batman, Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?, ... More
    92
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    91
  4. 4
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    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge, The Brave and the Bold More
    82
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    Identity Crisis, More Fun Comics, Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters More
    78
  6. 6
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    Nightwing, Detective Comics, Batman More
    78
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    75
  8. 8
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    69
  9. 9
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    65
  10. 10
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    Birds of Prey, Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters More
    62
  11. 11
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    Batman: The Dark Knight Returns More
    62
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    57
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    Aquaman

    More Fun Comics More
    56
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    56
    added by: Saifur Rehman 23
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    Batman: The Dark Knight Returns More
    54
  16. 16
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    Birds of Prey More
    53
  17. 17
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    Sandman More
    52
  18. 18
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    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge More
    49
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    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge More
    49
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    47
  21. 21
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    Tim Drake

    Detective Comics More
    46
    added by: JohnPensak
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Power Girl

    46
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    Shazam

    46
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    Doctor Manhattan

    45
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    43
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    43
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    Ted Kord

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    Sandman More
    41
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    Hawkman

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    41
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    Wally West

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    39
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    39
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    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge More
    39
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    38
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    Spectre

    More Fun Comics More
    38
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    38
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    36
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    36
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    Plastic Man

    35
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    35
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    35
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    34
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    34
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    Swamp Thing

    34
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    32
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    28
  48. 48
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    27
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    27
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    Jason Blood / Etrigan the Demon

    26
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