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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829 261
Darkseid is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

2
909 248
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
723 218
Brainiac is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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776 225
Doomsday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

5
577 229
General Zod is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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427 272
Bizarro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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369 251
Metallo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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395 339
Lobo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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330 228
Parasite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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306 206
Hank Henshaw is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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344 197
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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308 158
Mongul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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295 233
Superman Prime is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Superman Prime

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261 199
Solomon Grundy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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228 217
Vandal Savage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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250 201
Ultraman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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246 217
Deathstroke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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186 187
Toyman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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176 174
Livewire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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156 98
Anti-Monitor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
BlakeDonald added Anti-Monitor

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149 173
Silver Banshee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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154 160
Eradicator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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135 165
Kalibak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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134 149
Atomic Skull is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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113 171
Kryptonite Man is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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114 167
Faora is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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114 150
Maxima is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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109 148
Ultra-Humanite is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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85 152
Lionel Luthor is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Lionel Luthor

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102 158
The Elite is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Elite

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85 92
Composite Superman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
BlakeDonald added Composite Superman

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104 146
Imperiex is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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78 150
Mercy Graves is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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82 140
Gog is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Gog

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65 138
Jax-Ur is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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96 141
Manchester Black is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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73 168
Volcana is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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81 124
Atlas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Atlas

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53 70
Granny Goodness is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Moai added Granny Goodness

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65 140
Titano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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61 133
Conduit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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56 139
Plastique is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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48 135
Roulette is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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43 137
Neron is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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57 138
Prankster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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37 147
Solar Man is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Solar Man

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41 124
Bruno Manheim is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Bruno Manheim

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46 143
Neutron is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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39 127
Bloodsport is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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34 131
Professor Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever