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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1
Aquaman: Battle for Atlantis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Superhero Games
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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