The Best Xbox One Superhero Games

Over 400 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Xbox One Superhero Games

When it comes to good superhero games for Xbox One, there's definitely a lot of variety. For that reason, we're ranking the best Xbox One superhero games, with the help of your votes. 

One of the newest Xbox One games that has you suiting up is Marvel's Avengers. Released in 2020, it's an epic action-adventure title featuring everyone's favorite Marvel heroes. Injustice 2 is another solid choice as it's a fighting game lets you beat your favorite DC characters to a pulp. If you've never played South Park: The Fractured But Whole, it's a must-play superhero game for any Xbox One owner. Other options include Saint's Row IV, Batman: Arkham Knight, and Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2.

Not every superhero game on this list is an Xbox One original - take DC Universe Online for example, which came out in 2011. However, all these superhero games are currently available on the Xbox Marketplace, regardless of release date. Vote up your favorite superhero game for Xbox One, or simply use this list as a recommendation guide if you're looking for more titles to play.

Most divisive: DC Universe Online
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  • Batman: Arkham Knight
    • Developer: Rocksteady Studios

    In Batman: Arkham Knight, players take on the role of the iconic Caped Crusader as he faces the ultimate threat to Gotham City, the mysterious Arkham Knight. Featuring stunning graphics and an expansive open-world environment, this action-packed game pushes the boundaries of what it means to be Batman. With the addition of the Batmobile, players can seamlessly switch between gliding through the air and speeding down the streets of Gotham, delivering a thrilling and unparalleled gaming experience. The gripping narrative, combined with in-depth character development and a vast array of side missions, makes Batman: Arkham Knight an essential addition to any superhero enthusiast's collection.

    • Developer: Rocksteady Studios

    Enter the twisted world of Batman: Return to Arkham, where two classic games - Arkham Asylum and Arkham City - have been brilliantly remastered for the Xbox One. Both games offer a richly detailed narrative that delves into the darkest corners of Gotham City and its notorious criminal underworld, giving players the chance to engage with an array of iconic villains and allies. As Batman, you'll utilize intricate combat systems and gadgets to strategically outmaneuver your foes, all while exploring beautifully updated environments. Whether you're a newcomer or a seasoned fan, Batman: Return to Arkham is an essential experience that showcases the best of the Dark Knight's adventures.

    • Developer: WB Games Montréal

    Step into the early days of the Dark Knight's career in Batman: Arkham Origins. This prequel to the critically acclaimed Arkham series explores the origins of Batman's encounters with some of his most infamous foes, such as Deathstroke, Bane, and the Joker. With its robust combat system and captivating storyline, Arkham Origins presents a unique perspective on the iconic hero's journey. Additionally, the inclusion of multiplayer modes adds a fresh twist to the gameplay, allowing players to battle it out as a member of the Joker or Bane's criminal gangs, making this installment a must-play for fans of the Caped Crusader.

  • Injustice 2
    135 votes
    • Developer: NetherRealm Studios

    Experience the epic battles between DC's mightiest heroes and villains in Injustice 2, the highly anticipated sequel to the groundbreaking Injustice: Gods Among Us. The game builds upon its predecessor's solid fighting mechanics, offering a diverse roster of iconic characters, each with their unique moves and abilities. The innovative Gear System allows players to customize their fighters' appearance and abilities, providing countless possibilities for personalization. With a captivating story, seamless online multiplayer experience, and engaging gameplay, Injustice 2 is a must-play title for both fighting game aficionados and comic book fans alike.

  • Deadpool
    54 votes
    • Developer: High Moon Studios

    Embrace the irreverent chaos and dark humor of Deadpool, a fast-paced, action-packed game that captures the essence of Marvel's infamous antihero. With self-aware commentary, off-the-wall humor, and a penchant for breaking the fourth wall, Deadpool's storyline takes players on a wild ride through the twisted mind of the Merc with a Mouth. Combat is satisfyingly brutal, combining gunplay and melee attacks with Deadpool's signature healing factor. From its over-the-top boss battles to its unpredictable moments, Deadpool is an unconventional superhero game that doesn't take itself too seriously - perfect for gamers looking for a break from the norm.

    • Developer: NetherRealm Studios

    Witness the clash of worlds in Injustice: Gods Among Us, where iconic DC characters engage in dramatic battles in an alternate reality. The game's unique fighting mechanics and immersive storyline provide a fresh take on the superhero genre, exploring the consequences of power and corruption. Players can choose from a diverse cast of characters, including fan favorites like Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman, as well as lesser-known heroes and villains. With engaging gameplay, stunning visuals, and a bold narrative, Injustice: Gods Among Us offers a thrilling experience that redefines the superhero fighting game.