Ranking Every Daredevil in the Comics

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Upvote the best comic book characters who have been Daredevil

We're ranking every Daredevil in the Marvel comics universe. Along with all Daredevil incarnations that appeared in the comic books, this list also includes alternate versions as well as villains who became Daredevil. Who is your favorite Daredevil?

Everyone knows the original Daredevil Matt Murdock, but did you know Spider-Man, the Iron Fist, and even the Black Panther has worn Daredevil's costume? Several enemies have worn the suit and used the Daredevil alias, like Doctor Doom, Bullseye, and Kingpin. Other comic book characters who were Daredevil include Hank Pym, Raymond Connor, and Foggy Nelson. 

Vote for the best Daredevil in comics. This ranking of every Daredevil displays pictures of the characters in costume and their comic book appearances. 


  • Matt Murdock
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    42 VOTES
    Daredevil is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Daredevil was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and artist Bill Everett, with an unspecified amount of input from Jack Kirby. The character first appeared in Daredevil #1 (April 1964). Writer/artist Frank Miller's influential tenure on the title in the early 1980s cemented the character as a popular and influential part of the Marvel Universe. Daredevil is commonly known by such epithets as the "Man Without Fear" and the "Devil of Hell's Kitchen".
    42 votes
  • Peter Parker
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    25 VOTES
    Spider-Man is a fictional superhero created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Steve Ditko. He first appeared in the anthology comic book Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962) in the Silver Age of Comic Books. He appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, as well as in a number of movies, television shows, and video game adaptations set in the Marvel Universe. In the stories, Spider-Man is the alias of Peter Parker, an orphan raised by his Aunt May and Uncle Ben in New York City after his parents Richard and Mary Parker were killed in a plane crash.
    25 votes
  • Bullseye
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    16 VOTES
    Bullseye is a fictional supervillain in the Marvel Comics universe. A psychopathic assassin, Bullseye uses the opportunities afforded by his line of work to exercise his homicidal tendencies and to work out his own personal vendetta against Daredevil. Although he possesses no superpowers, Bullseye is able to use almost any object as a lethal projectile, be it weapons like shuriken and sai or seemingly harmless objects like playing cards and pencils. His markmanship is uncanny, at a nearly preternatural level, but he has been known to miss moving targets. In the Daredevil live-action film, he is portrayed by actor Colin Farrell. IGN's list of the Top 100 Comic Book Villains of All Time ...more
    16 votes
  • Danny Rand
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    21 VOTES
    Iron Fist is a fictional superhero appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Roy Thomas and Gil Kane, he first appeared in Marvel Premiere #15. He is a practitioner of martial arts and the wielder of a mystical force known as the Iron Fist, which allows him to summon and focus his chi. The character starred in his own solo series in the 1970s, and shared the title Power Man and Iron Fist for several years with Luke Cage, partnering with Cage to form the superhero team Heroes for Hire. The character has starred in numerous solo titles since, including The Immortal Iron Fist, which expanded on his origin story and the history of the Iron Fist. The character will be ...more
    21 votes
  • Richard Fisk
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    8 VOTES
    Richard Fisk is a fictional character, a criminal in the Marvel Comics Universe, featured in the comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is the son of the Kingpin and his wife Vanessa Fisk. Although he was originally a villain, he became an antihero. The character first appears in The Amazing Spider-Man #83 and was created by Stan Lee and John Romita, Sr.
    8 votes
  • T'Challa
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    14 VOTES
    Black Panther is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Jack Kirby, first appearing in Fantastic Four #52 (July 1966) in the Silver Age of Comic Books. The series depicts the Black Panther as T'Challa, king and protector of the fictional African nation of Wakanda.
    14 votes