Superhero comic books tend to get all the attention and glory, but sometimes it's the characters without capes and cowls that really stand out. This list collects all the coolest comic book and graphic novel characters who don't fit the traditional superhero mold, who blaze their own trails, or who sometimes just supplement the action and provide a nice, relatable human counterpoint to the Spandex-clad, outer space-exploring, muscle-bound titans who defend humanity from existential threats.
Did we miss one of your favorite characters who has better things to do than patrol the thin line between criminality and innocence? Add your own picks for the best non-superhero characters in comics to this list below!Check out these awesome non superhero comics!
- 1Hellboy: Seed of Destruction
- 5Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos
- 7Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
- 21The Maxx
- 22Donald Duck Adventures
- 23The Amazing Spider-Man
- 24The Adventures of Tintin