Total Nerd The Best Superman Villains Ever  

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List of the most notorious villains from Superman's rogues gallery, as ranked by the fans. Superman has as wide array of adversaries as he does powers. Bad guys like Doomsday, Ultraman, and Lex Luthor have been wreaking havoc on the Supes since 1938. Want to know all of Superman's villains and not just the greatest? Then check out this complete list of all Superman villains and foes.

Which is the greatest Superman villain? Is it the beast who actually killed Supes, Doomsday? Or his most consistent foe, Lex Luthor?

Make sure to vote up all your favorite Superman villains, and vote down the ones you despise. Don't see the villain you love to hate on this list? Be sure to add them!

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Darkseid is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

2
907 248
Lex Luthor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Lex Luthor Superman: War of the Worlds, Superman: Birthright

3
722 218
Brainiac is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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775 224
Doomsday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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575 229
General Zod is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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427 271
Bizarro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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369 250
Metallo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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395 338
Lobo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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330 227
Parasite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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305 206
Hank Henshaw is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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343 197
Mister Mxyzptlk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Mister Mxyzptlk The Superman Madman Hullabaloo

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307 158
Mongul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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294 233
Superman Prime is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Superman Prime

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261 198
Solomon Grundy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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228 216
Vandal Savage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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249 201
Ultraman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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246 216
Deathstroke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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185 187
Toyman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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175 174
Livewire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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155 98
Anti-Monitor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
BlakeDonald added Anti-Monitor

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148 173
Silver Banshee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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153 160
Eradicator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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134 165
Kalibak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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113 170
Kryptonite Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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133 149
Atomic Skull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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114 166
Faora is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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114 149
Maxima is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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108 148
Ultra-Humanite is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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84 152
Lionel Luthor is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Lionel Luthor

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101 158
The Elite is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Elite

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84 92
Composite Superman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
BlakeDonald added Composite Superman

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103 146
Imperiex is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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77 150
Mercy Graves is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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81 140
Gog is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Gog

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65 137
Jax-Ur is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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95 141
Manchester Black is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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73 167
Volcana is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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81 123
Atlas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Atlas

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53 69
Granny Goodness is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Moai added Granny Goodness

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64 140
Titano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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60 133
Conduit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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56 138
Plastique is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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48 134
Roulette is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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42 137
Neron is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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57 137
Prankster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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46 142
Neutron is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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40 124
Bruno Manheim is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Bruno Manheim

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36 147
Solar Man is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Solar Man

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39 126
Bloodsport is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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34 130
Professor Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever