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A list voted on by you to determine the overall greatest superhero of all time. Take into account all attributes across the board, including any and all appearances in any comic books, TV shows, or movies. The superheroes on this list are the best of the best, narrowed down from the hundreds of superhero characters out there.  

Upvote the characters you think are the best, and downvote the ones you like the least. Don't see someone on here that you think should be here? Add them. Don't like the order of the list? Feel free to re-rank it. Happy voting!

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Superman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Superman Superman/Batman, Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow? Action Comics

The 7 Greatest Real-Life Superhero Brawls The Best Marvel Comics Movies

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Thor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Thor Journey into Mystery

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Hulk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Silver Surfer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Wonder Woman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Doctor Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Wolverine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Wolverine Marvel Comics Presents, The New Avengers

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Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Martian Manhunter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Doctor Strange is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Doctor Strange The New Avengers

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Flash is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Batman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Batman Superman/Batman, Identity Crisis Batman Confidential

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Hal Jordan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Hal Jordan Green Lantern Corps: Recharge, The Brave and the Bold

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Professor X is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Captain Marvel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Spider-Man Superman vs. the Amazing Spider-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man Dying Wish

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Raven is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Scarlet Witch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Spectre is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Spectre More Fun Comics

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Black Bolt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Vision is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Iron Man Iron Man (vol. 4), Iron Man: Extremis Motion Comic Civil War

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Captain Atom is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Nova (Richard Rider) is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Sentry is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Saitama is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Superboy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Superboy More Fun Comics

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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Black Panther

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Cyclops is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Cyclops Astonishing X-Men

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Starfire is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Aquaman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Aquaman More Fun Comics

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Robin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Robin Batman: The Dark Knight Returns

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Captain America is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Captain America Captain America, Volume 5 Captain America Comics

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Ms. Marvel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Blue Marvel is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Blue Marvel

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Falcon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Winter is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Ant-Man (Eric O'Grady) is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Beast Boy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Black Widow is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Cyborg is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Quicksilver is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Hawkeye is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Green Arrow is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
Green Arrow Identity Crisis, More Fun Comics Green Arrow: The Longbow Hunters

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Ghost Rider is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Namor is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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War Machine is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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Spawn: Godslayer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes

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The Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Overall Greatest and Most Powerful Super Heroes
The Black Panther