Superheroes have always been a part of our lives. We have grown up watching the DC characters and the Marvel heroes defeat villains. Of course, we had our favorites. We had our collective likings, and things could lead to an argument if someone did not like our favorite hero or tried to bring them down.
I am sure you did as well.
But did you ever think that all of these characters which are from different universities can share similarities? In fact, there have been some characters that even share the same powers. If not, they are still similarities between marvel and dc characters.
The interesting bit is that they could from either the DC or the Marvel universe, similarities between marvel and dc characters can’t be denied. Combined below is a list all the superheroes that are of the same nature, and have the same powers.
Let’s take a look.
One of the most popular hidden facts about this particular duo is that Deadpool was, in fact, a mirror image of Deathstroke. Yes, Marvel created Deadpool as a mimic to the DC character!
Both are capable of swordsmen and are known for their self-healing abilities.
More interestingly, Deathstroke’s real character name is Slade Wilson and yes you got that right, Deadpool is Wade Wilson.
Rings a few bells, does it not?
Bucky Barnes- A nobleman who was believed to have been killed but was later introduced as the Winter Soldier. This story is similar to someone else, Right?
Yes, this story is similar to Redhood’s, who is also known as Robin. He was killed by Joker, and then he was also resurrected and became Red Hood.
Winter Soldier and Red Hood are alike because both were quite noble before their death, both died, both were resurrected and both are great fighters. The two of them have also played the role of anti-heroes.
Green Arrow is also known as Oliver Queen. He came back from the dead to free his city of the corrupt, as a man on a mission. He is known for his skills with the bow and arrow and is a fearless fighter throughout the series.
Now shift over to Marvel, and you have Hawkeye! He never misses his target with the bow and arrow and has a very similar fighting style to that of the Green Arrow.
- Atom and Ant-Man
Atom and Ant-Man, both are geniuses, physicists, and inventors that can shrink down to an incredibly tiny size. Both also have the ability to enlarge themselves.
That’s not all, both are also members of the biggest team in their own universe. Atom is the member of Justice League, and Ant-Man is a member of Avengers.
They both have the same powers and are both in a powerful team.
Quicksilver and Flash. Who is unfamiliar with the similarities between them? Both are fast enough to stop time with their speed, and both have a really cool sense of humor.
They both are heroes with the same powers.
The only difference between them are the origins of their powers. Flash was struck by lightning, while Quicksilver was born mutated.
If there are any more marvel and dc copycats characters that you would like to tell us, please leave a comment down below.