Total Nerd List of All Superhero Games

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List of superhero games, listed alphabetically with photos of the game's cover art when available. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these superhero games have been enjoyed by millions. This list includes all superhero games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure, future or new superhero games. Various bits of information are available for these top superhero games, such as when the game was released and who developed the game. In some instances you can click on the names of the games to get an even more in-depth description of them. These aren't necessarily the best superhero games, but there are a lot of popular superhero games listed here.

Lego Batman: The Videogame and Spider-Man 3 are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best superhero games?" and "What are the most popular superhero games?"

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Aquaman: Battle for Atlantis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Aquaman: Battle for Atlantis 2003 Aquaman: Battle for Atlantis is a console video game for the Xbox and Nintendo GameCube systems, based on the DC Comics character Aquaman. It was developed by Lucky Chicken Studios and published ...more

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Avengers in Galactic Storm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Avengers in Galactic Storm 1995 Avengers in Galactic Storm is a 1995 fighting arcade game developed and published by Data East. It features a single or two-player story mode or multiplayer head-to-head mode, and was the first ...more

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Batman Begins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman Begins 2005 Batman Begins is a 2005 video game. It was released June 14, 2005, a day before the 2005 American superhero film it was based on was released. A planned PSP version was cancelled. It was ...more

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Batman Forever is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman Forever 1995 Batman Forever is a beat 'em up video game based on the movie of the same name. Though released by the same publisher at roughly the same time, it is an entirely different game from Batman ...more

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Batman Forever: The Arcade Gam... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman Forever: The Arcade Game 1996 Batman Forever: The Arcade Game is a beat 'em up video game based on the movie Batman Forever. The subtitle is used to differentiate it from Batman Forever, another beat 'em up published by ...more

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Batman Returns is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman Returns 1992 Batman Returns is a video game for various platforms based on the movie of the same name. The Sega console versions were published by Sega themselves while the NES and Super NES versions were ...more

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Batman: Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: Vengeance 2001 Batman: Vengeance is a 2001 video game that was released on all major platforms of the sixth generation of console games. It was developed and published by Ubisoft in conjunction with Warner ...more

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Batman: Chaos in Gotham is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: Chaos in Gotham 2001 Batman: Chaos in Gotham is a video game that was released in 2001 by Ubisoft for the Nintendo Game Boy Color. It is based on The New Batman Adventures.

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Batman: Dark Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: Dark Tomorrow 2003 Batman: Dark Tomorrow is an action-adventure video game developed by HotGen and published by Kemco for the Nintendo GameCube and Microsoft Xbox consoles. It is based on the DC Comics' character ...more

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Batman: Gotham City Racer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: Gotham City Racer 2001 Batman: Gotham City Racer is a racing game released in 2001 by Ubisoft for the Sony PlayStation. It is based on The New Batman Adventures and incorporated many clips from the series into the ...more

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Batman: Return of the Joker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: Return of the Joker 1991 Batman: Return of the Joker, known in Japan as Dynamite Batman, is a 1991 platform video game, the follow-up to Sunsoft's first Batman game on the Nintendo Entertainment System. Unlike that ...more

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Batman: Rise of Sin Tzu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: Rise of Sin Tzu 2003 Batman: Rise of Sin Tzu is a 2003 beat 'em up video game released for the Xbox, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance and GameCube consoles. It was developed and published by Ubisoft in conjunction ...more

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Batman: The Animated Series is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Batman: The Animated Series 1993 Batman: The Animated Series is the first video game to be released based on the actual Batman animated series which was broadcast at the same time. It was only released for the Game Boy. After ...more

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Ben 10: Protector of Earth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Ben 10: Protector of Earth 2007 Ben 10: Protector of Earth is a video game based on the American animated television series Ben 10. This is the first Ben 10 game and it was released for PSP, PS2, the Nintendo DS and the ...more

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Bionic Commando is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Bionic Commando 2009 Bionic Commando is a 2009 action-platform video game, part of the Bionic Commando series. The game was developed and published by Capcom in collaboration with Swedish developer Grin and produced ...more

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Captain America and The Avenge... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Captain America and The Avengers 1991 Captain America and the Avengers is an arcade game developed and released by Data East in 1991. It features the Marvel Comics characters The Avengers in a side-scrolling brawling and shooting ...more

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Captain Commando is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Captain Commando 1991 Captain Commando is a 1991 futuristic side-scrolling beat 'em up game originally developed and published by Capcom as a coin-operated video game, and later ported to several other platforms. It ...more

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Captain Novolin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Captain Novolin 1992 Captain Novolin is an educational platform video game, starring the eponymous superhero who has type 1 diabetes. It was developed by Sculptured Software and published by Raya Systems for the ...more

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Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Catwoman 2004 Catwoman is an action-adventure game based on the 2004 film of the same name. It features the likeness of the film's lead actress, Halle Berry, though the character's voice is provided by ...more

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Champions Online is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Champions Online 2009 Champions Online is a free-to-play superhero-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game by former City of Heroes/Villains developer Cryptic Studios based on the Champions license. The ...more

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City of Heroes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Superhero Games
City of Heroes 2004 City of Heroes was a massively multiplayer online role-playing game based on the superhero comic book genre developed by Cryptic Studios and published by NCsoft. The game was launched in North ...more

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City of Villains is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Superhero Games

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Fantastic Four is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Fantastic Four 1997 Fantastic Four is a PlayStation video game developed by Probe Entertainment Limited and published by Acclaim. The game was released in 1997, and is based on the popular Marvel Comics characters ...more

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Freedom Force is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Freedom Force 2002 Freedom Force is a real-time tactical role-playing game developed by Irrational Games and published by Electronic Arts and Crave Entertainment in 2002. The player guides a team of superheroes as ...more

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Freedom Force vs the 3rd Reich is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Freedom Force vs the 3rd Reich 2005 Freedom Force vs. the 3rd Reich is a real-time tactical role-playing game developed and published by Irrational Games. In this sequel to Freedom Force, the player guides a team of superheroes as ...more

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Hulk is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Hulk 2003 Hulk is a video game sequel based on the 2003 movie of the same name. It was developed by Radical Entertainment and published by Vivendi Universal Games & Universal Interactive. A signature ...more

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Impossamole is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Impossamole 1990 Impossamole is a platform game developed by Core Design for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum. It was released in 1990 and published by Gremlin Graphics. NEC ...more

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Infamous is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Infamous 2009 Infamous is a 2009 action-adventure video game developed by Sucker Punch Productions and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation 3. The game was released in North America on ...more

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Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Iron Man 2008 Iron Man is a 2008 video game based on the film of the same name as well as the classic iterations of the character. It was released on May 2, 2008 to coincide with the release of the film in ...more

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Iron Man and X-O Manowar in He... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Iron Man and X-O Manowar in Heavy Metal 1996 Iron Man / X-O Manowar in Heavy Metal is the title of a video game published by Acclaim Entertainment and developed by Real Sports and Realtime Associates for the PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Game ...more

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Justice League Heroes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Justice League Heroes 2006 Justice League Heroes is a console video game for the Xbox, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, and PlayStation Portable systems. It is based on DC Comics' premier superhero team, the Justice League of ...more

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Justice League Task Force is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Justice League Task Force 1995 Justice League Task Force is a SNES and Sega MegaDrive/Genesis tournament fighting game developed by Sunsoft and published by Acclaim in 1995. The SNES version was co-developed by Blizzard ...more

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Justice League: Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Justice League: Chronicles 2003 Justice League: Chronicles is a video game based on the Cartoon Network animated show and it was released on November 12, 2003. This game has 3 levels and each has two characters. On the first ...more

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Justice League: Injustice for ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Justice League: Injustice for All Justice League: Injustice for All is a video game that was released in 2002 by Midway Games for the Nintendo Game Boy Advance and it was based largely on the Justice League animated television ...more

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Lego Batman: The Videogame is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Lego Batman: The Videogame 2008 Lego Batman: The Videogame is an action-adventure video game developed by Traveller's Tales, published by Warner Bros., and released in 2008 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, ...more

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Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Im... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects 2005 Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects is a fighting game for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, DS, and PSP, which ties into the "Marvel Nemesis" comic book series.

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Marvel Super Heroes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Marvel Super Heroes 1995 Marvel Super Heroes is a fighting game developed by Capcom. Originally released in the arcade in 1995 on the CPS-2 arcade system, it was later ported to the Sega Saturn and PlayStation in late ...more

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Marvel Super Heroes: War of th... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Marvel Super Heroes: War of the Gems 1996 Marvel Super Heroes: War of the Gems is a 2D action platformer video game developed by Capcom for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, based on the events of Marvel Comics' series, Infinity ...more

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Marvel vs. Capcom series is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Marvel vs. Capcom series Marvel vs. Capcom is a series of fighting games developed and published by Capcom featuring characters from Marvel Comics and Capcom's own video game franchises. While it was the first Vs. ...more

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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2006 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is an action role-playing game developed for PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox and Xbox 360 by Raven Software and published by Activision. The game was simultaneously ...more

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Spawn is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spawn 1999 Spawn, by Konami for the Game Boy Color video game system, is a side-scrolling action based game based on the Spawn comic book character. The game was noted for its extensive use of digitized ...more

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Spawn: Armageddon is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spawn: Armageddon 2003 Spawn: Armageddon is a video game released in 2003 for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube video game consoles. It is inspired by Spawn issues 1-99, and Todd McFarlane directed the game's

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Spawn: In the Demon's Hand is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spawn: In the Demon's Hand 2000 Spawn: In the Demon's Hand is a video game developed and published by Capcom for the Dreamcast and Arcade, released on 1999 in Japan. It is based on the Spawn comic book series created by Todd ...more

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Spawn: The Eternal is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spawn: The Eternal 1997 Spawn: The Eternal is a video game developed and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation, based on the Spawn comic book series created by Todd McFarlane and produced by ...more

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Spider-Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spider-Man 2 2004 Spider-Man 2 is the name of various action games based loosely on the Spider-Man 2 film. They are follow-ups of the game Spider-Man: The Movie, and the series is followed by Spider-Man 3. These ...more

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Spider-Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spider-Man 3 2007 Spider-Man 3 is an action game loosely based on the Spider-Man 3 film and released for the Game Boy Advance, Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, Wii, PlayStation 3 on May 4, ...more

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Spider-Man 2002 Spider-Man is a beat 'em up video game based upon the Marvel Comics character, Spider-Man, and is directly based on the first feature Spider-Man film starring the eponymous character. It was ...more

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Superhero League of Hoboken is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Superhero League of Hoboken 1994 Superhero League of Hoboken is a computer game from Legend Entertainment, designed by interactive fiction designer Steve Meretzky. The game combines the adventure and role-playing video game ...more

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Superman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Superman 1988 Superman is the title of an NES video game based on the popular DC Comics character and the first two films of the same name. The game is a combination of side-scrolling action mixed in with ...more

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Superman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of All Superhero Games
Superman 1992 Superman is the title of a video game released by Sunsoft for the Mega Drive/Genesis in 1992. It is based on the popular DC comic book characters of the same name and is a traditional ...more