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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963 258
Lex Luthor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Superman: War of the Worlds, Superman: Birthright

2
768 228
Brainiac is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

3
873 272
Darkseid is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

4
820 232
Doomsday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

5
613 234
General Zod is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

6
448 286
Bizarro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

7
397 257
Metallo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

8
415 356
Lobo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

9
354 240
Parasite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

10
328 217
Hank Henshaw is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

11
362 210
Mister Mxyzptlk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Superman Madman Hullabaloo

12
334 163
Mongul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

13
312 239
Superman Prime is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Superman Prime

14
275 210
Solomon Grundy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

15
240 227
Vandal Savage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

16
269 206
Ultraman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

17
255 234
Deathstroke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

18
203 194
Toyman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

19
189 183
Livewire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

20
174 103
Anti-Monitor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
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21
163 179
Silver Banshee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

22
167 165
Eradicator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

23
149 169
Kalibak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

24
121 179
Kryptonite Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

25
141 158
Atomic Skull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

26
123 172
Faora is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

27
123 153
Ultra-Humanite is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

28
121 156
Maxima is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

29
112 166
The Elite is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Elite

30
115 149
Imperiex is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

31
93 100
Composite Superman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
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32
89 161
Lionel Luthor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Lionel Luthor

33
86 155
Mercy Graves is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

34
86 146
Gog is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

35
106 147
Manchester Black is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

36
70 145
Jax-Ur is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

37
62 73
Granny Goodness is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
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38
85 130
Atlas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Atlas

39
75 176
Volcana is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

40
69 146
Titano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

41
63 141
Conduit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

42
59 146
Plastique is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

43
49 145
Roulette is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

44
45 144
Neron is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

45
59 146
Prankster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

46
45 130
Bruno Manheim is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Bruno Manheim

47
39 155
Solar Man is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Solar Man

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

49
47 151
Neutron is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

50
36 138
Professor Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever