The DC universe has existed there for a lengthy stint currently. Giving us powerful characters from it’s iconic comics to fascinating movies. The harsh reality is there are very limited DC fans out there and if you are one of them, trust me I understand your pain. Particularly when you engage with a Marvel enthusiast. It’s so stressing to keep everything inside you from fan theories to discussions.
So today is your lucky day as The Hollywood Tribune brings you the strongest characters in the DC Universe:
1. The Presence
With his primary appearance in more fun comics. The Presence can be called as the dominant fighter among all the DC Universe characters. With the ability to control angles and also the other strong characters like Eclipso, Spectre and Michael he can also revive dead people. As forged by outer forces, The Presence can never be executed as he is everywhere. He is top on our list of the strongest characters in the DC Universe.
2. The Great Evil Beast
While primarily appearing in the Swamp Thing storyline, the Great Evil Beast also called The Great Darkness is the soul of Darkness itself. It exists outside of The Presence’s creation and is created as a contrast to the Presence with equal power and strength. Thus the Ultimate Darkness ranks second in our list of the strongest characters in DC Universe.
With powerful abilities of God, Spectre can be listed as the third strongest DC Universe character. Spectre can do anything he wants, that’s what truly tells us about his power. Time control, manipulation of matter and immune to brain control you name them Spectre has them all. Also immune to every weapon Spectre can only be defeated by powerful magic.
4. Lucifer Morningstar
The fourth character to feature on our list is Lucifer Morningstar the king of hell. From possessing the skill to control time, matter and superhuman strength. Lucifer is perceived as one of the fierce personalities in the DC Universe. Unpredictable and with the brain of a genius is what makes Lucifer unique than others. As of now, we did see him losing his powers but that doesn’t mean he can’t fight.
5. Michael Demiurgos
Brother to Lucifer Michael Demiurgos is another archangel and fifth strongest character in the DC Universe to feature in our list. Like his brother, Michael also possesses every power that Lucifer has from superhuman strength to super speed. But Michael’s skill to create anything out of matter is what makes him unique.
6. Mister Mxyzptlk
Popularly known as the trickster and Mxy. Mr.Mxyzptlk is the sixth strongest character to feature in our list of DC universe. With the ability to survive anywhere and teleport Mxyzptlk has only one defenceless area, in which if his name is spelled backwards Mxyzptlk is sent to the third dimension.
The seventh strongest character to feature in our list of DC Universe is Darkseid. From the ability to rejuvenate himself by taking the powers of others, Darkseid is as powerful as gods. Especially with Darkseid’s Omega beam that is fired from his eyes, which has the ability to eliminate anyone.
With the ability to nearly kill Supergirl and actually killing the Flash, Anti-Monitor is easily one of the most formidable foes in the DC universe. With powers like superhuman strength, durability to the extend of easily withstanding hits from Superman himself, reality-warping and even absorbing the energies of the universe, it’s no wonder he ranks eighth on the list.
The ninth strongest character to feature in our list of DC Universe is Damage. There are two versions of him, the Ethan Avery one has the ability to turn into a giant monster with alpha strength and the Grant Emerson one has the ability to control his own power level and fight accordingly mastering every aspect of combat.
The tenth strongest character to feature in our list of DC Universe is Superman. Well, we all know Superman since childhood and always wanted abilities like him to protect humanity. Superman with his super strength and unique skin was a fan favourite for a long time. Superman is not the strongest but knows how to give a promising fight.
The ninth strongest character to feature in our list of DC Universe is Shazam. Also known as Captain Marvel, he has the potential to turn himself entirely grown and gain god-like powers just by saying the word “Shazam”. With a computer like a mind and unique sets of skill, Shazam is regarded as very powerful.
The eleventh strongest character to feature in our list of the strongest characters in the DC Universestrongest characters in the DC Universe is Bizarro. Having all traits of Superman, Bizarro is regarded as a strong personality in DC. The only difference is his every skill is opposite to Superman which is powered by green kryptonite.
The twelfth strongest character to feature in our list of the strongest characters in the DC Universe is Orion. Coming from the race of immortals Orion is known as a god himself with identical abilities of Superman, Orion is mostly known for his technical combat skills and experience in battles.
He is able to harness interdimensional energy called the ‘Astro Force, which while normally used as an offensive force is also strong enough to withstand Darkseid’s Omega Beams.
13. Wonder Woman
The thirteenth strongest character to feature in our list of the strongest characters in the DC Universe is Wonder Woman also known as Diana Prince. Even amongst the Amazonians, Diana stands leagues apart with artefacts gifted by the Gods, which only enhance her natural skills as a warrior and leader.
Even with characters who are physically stronger than her, it’s Diana’s thousands of years of experience which gives her the edge. There’s a reason Batman and Superman respect her and follow her lead.
14. Power Girl
The fourteenth strongest character to feature in our list of strongest characters in the DC Universe is Power Girl. Assumed as the cousin of Superman, Power Girl has also got the equivalent skills like her brother at a lower degree. Promising fighting skills is what makes Power Girl stand out in every fight.
15. Martian Manhunter
The fifteenth strongest character to feature in our list of strongest characters in the DC Universe is Martian Manhunter. Also known as J’onzz, he possesses unique sets of skills from physical to psychic. As a Martian J’onzz has natural adaptability and capability to modern combats.
16. John Constantine
Unlike the other magicians on the list, John Constantine is famous for doing everything to avoid using magic. With a silver tongue that could rival Loki, Constantine has managed to deceive the likes of The Presence, Superman and even Batman. Thus being considered as one of the world’s greatest con man. But that doesn’t mean he’s a slouch in magic either. Armed with curses, rituals and much more he even has the ability to time travel, create his own luck and even block of omnipresence. Thus he is sixteenth on the list of the strongest characters in the DC Universe.
The seventeenth strongest character to feature in our list of strongest characters in the DC Universe is Mon-el. Also, known as Lar Grand, he got the same skill as Superman as well. But Mon-el is vulnerable to lead because of which he uses Anti-lead serum to keep himself alive.
The eighteenth strongest character to feature in our list of strongest characters in the DC Universe is Super Girl. Also recognized as Kara Zor-el. Super Girl, like her name, possesses the same power as Superman. But with excess exposure to sunlight Super Girl can become more powerful than Superman.
The nineteenth strongest character to feature in our list of strongest characters in the DC Universe is Lobo. Lobo is a contract killer, who doesn’t stop until his task is finished. Lobo has got skills like the unique sense of smell, genius mind, healing abilities and power to clone himself with his drop of blood. He has been shown to be strong enough to take on the likes of Superman.
20. Donna Troy
Last but not least is the original Wonder Girl herself. Even with various retcons, one thing that has remained consistent is her strength. Just like other Amazons, Donna is a very powerful and strong fighter, who has had her own lasso and is currently wielding an indestructible sword.
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