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
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    Superman/Batman, Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow?, ... More
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    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge, The Brave and the Bold More
    79
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    Nightwing, Detective Comics, Batman More
    73
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    Identity Crisis, More Fun Comics, Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters More
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    Batman: The Dark Knight Returns More
    57
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    Birds of Prey, Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters More
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    added by: Saifur Rehman 23
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    John Constantine

    Sandman More
    48
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    More Fun Comics More
    47
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    Kyle Rayner

    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge More
    46
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    Joker

    Batman: The Dark Knight Returns More
    46
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    Wonder Girl

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    Birds of Prey More
    45
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    Green Lantern Corps: Recharge More
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    Catwoman

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    Sandman More
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    Ted Kord

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    Shazam

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    Detective Comics More
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    Plastic Man

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    Swamp Thing

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    More Fun Comics More
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    Jason Blood / Etrigan the Demon

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    added by: micaconcepcion03
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    Aqualad

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