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

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628 213
Darkseid is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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556 173
Brainiac is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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606 189
Doomsday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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431 195
General Zod is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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327 219
Bizarro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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297 269
Lobo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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282 204
Metallo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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257 199
Parasite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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230 196
Superman Prime is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Superman Prime

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264 160
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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238 181
Hank Henshaw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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238 137
Mongul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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179 177
Vandal Savage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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206 163
Solomon Grundy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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199 174
Ultraman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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194 170
Deathstroke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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138 158
Toyman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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131 145
Livewire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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119 66
Anti-Monitor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
BlakeDonald added Anti-Monitor

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107 152
Silver Banshee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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116 137
Eradicator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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107 137
Kalibak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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89 140
Faora is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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97 127
Atomic Skull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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88 122
Ultra-Humanite is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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87 149
Kryptonite Man is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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82 133
The Elite is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Elite

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86 123
Imperiex is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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90 130
Maxima is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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64 70
Composite Superman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
BlakeDonald added Composite Superman

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61 126
Mercy Graves is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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59 127
Lionel Luthor is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Lionel Luthor

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60 145
Volcana is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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61 121
Gog is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Gog

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71 110
Atlas is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Atlas

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39 45
Granny Goodness is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Moai added Granny Goodness

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47 118
Jax-Ur is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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77 124
Manchester Black is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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54 117
Titano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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46 114
Conduit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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33 116
Neron is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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41 119
Plastique is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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39 115
Roulette is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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45 121
Prankster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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30 126
Solar Man is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Solar Man

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38 122
Neutron is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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32 111
Bloodsport is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Bloodsport

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30 109
Bruno Manheim is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Bruno Manheim

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10 22
Hellgrammite is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Moai added Hellgrammite