5 Superheroes of DC Comics That You Might Have Never Heard Of March 15 2016, 0 Comments
How many DC superheroes do you know? If you could mention more aside from Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Flash, and Wonderwoman, then my hat’s off to you.
More than those aforementioned widely known DC
There’s something about these sci-fi epics that seem to demand a
The comic book geeks may have already heard of them--Ssh! No spoilers, please. Hah
#1: Black Canary
Who says heroes should only be men? We also have our
#2: The Atom
A superhero that shrinks? That is definitely Atom--sharing the same name with the Golden Age Atom. Nonetheless, Ray Palmer is actually more of a scientist than a pugilist. And one of his inventions is the patented size-changing belt that shrinks him down to subatomic size--thus, the Atom name. In the recent years, Ray returned from the tragic fallout of Identity Crisis to his current role--reduced role, yes, but despite the rise and fall of his fortunes, he remains the greatest hero to be renowned as “The Atom.”
#3: Shazam (Captain Marvel)
Shazam--known as Captain Marvel in his early appearance in the DC Universe--was the name chosen to replace the name Captain Marvel due to legal battles. Its new name was adapted from the word he utters--and yes, I can read your mind--that is “Shazam!” This ordinary boy becomes the World’s Mightiest Mortal once he utters the magic word. Although he somehow resembles to Superman, he never gained that popularity. Nonetheless, he remained one of the remarkable superheroes in the DC Universe. And you could actually see him more often since he had a modern revamp in the pages of Justice League
From the original teen sidekick of Batman we all know as Robin, and now to a full-fledged hero we should now call as Nightwing in his own right, Dick Grayson became the defender of Gotham City’s residents. He was able to overcome childhood tragedy, too, like his mentor. He may not have infinite resources of Batman, but he keeps fighting for justice anyway. A core of a hero that lies within as he escapes from the shadow of the Bat.
#5: Martian Manhunter
And last, but totally not the
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