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
Superman: War of the Worlds, Superman: Birthright

2
840 264
Darkseid is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

3
735 220
Brainiac is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

4
787 227
Doomsday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

5
588 229
General Zod is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

6
433 276
Bizarro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

7
378 251
Metallo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

8
399 344
Lobo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

9
338 231
Parasite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

10
313 210
Hank Henshaw is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

11
349 200
Mister Mxyzptlk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Superman Madman Hullabaloo

12
317 159
Mongul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

13
300 234
Superman Prime is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Superman Prime

14
265 201
Solomon Grundy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

15
232 219
Vandal Savage is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

16
258 201
Ultraman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

17
250 220
Deathstroke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

18
193 188
Toyman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

19
181 176
Livewire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

20
163 98
Anti-Monitor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
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155 174
Silver Banshee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

22
159 162
Eradicator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

23
140 167
Kalibak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

24
116 175
Kryptonite Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

25
135 153
Atomic Skull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

26
117 169
Faora is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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

28
118 151
Maxima is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

29
105 160
The Elite is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
The Elite

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88 93
Composite Superman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
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86 155
Lionel Luthor is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Lionel Luthor

32
108 146
Imperiex is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

33
80 153
Mercy Graves is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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83 142
Gog is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

35
66 141
Jax-Ur is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

36
98 144
Manchester Black is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

37
73 172
Volcana is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

38
56 71
Granny Goodness is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
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81 127
Atlas is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Atlas

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67 142
Titano is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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61 136
Conduit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

42
56 142
Plastique is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

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49 138
Roulette is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

44
44 139
Neron is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

45
57 141
Prankster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

46
44 125
Bruno Manheim is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Bruno Manheim

47
38 149
Solar Man is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever
Solar Man

48
46 146
Neutron is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

49
39 130
Bloodsport is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever

50
35 133
Professor Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Superman Villains Ever