|“||Dreams save us. Dreams lift us up and transform us. And on my soul I swear: until my dream where dignity, honor, and justice becomes the reality we all share I'll never stop fighting. Ever.||„|
Of course, not all superheroes are super-powered since you can be super without them. Batman is often considered a superhero despite having nothing but training, intelligence, willpower and minor gadgetry. He is considered a superhero, mainly because of his costume.
They don't just have to have their respective superhero costumes, but their costumes can be different.
They have special powers and/or abilities that easily defeat normal villains and/or criminals. they most likely don't need help when they fight numerous villains/criminals with their special powers and/or abilities.
They challenge supervillains. They can defeat them on their own, but for the other part, they can't because of the supervillains who are considered very undefeatable and/or strong. They might need help from various superheroic allies.
Superheroes don't only exist in comic books from Marvel and DC Comics, they also are expanded to other media:
- Good examples of superheroes in comic books are Superman, Captain America, Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Iron Man,Thor, Green Lantern and Aquaman.
- Good examples of superheroes in cartoons are Ben 10, Danny Phantom, Darkwing Duck, The Powerpuff Girls and Underdog.
- Good examples of superheroes in anime and manga are Goku, Sailor Moon, Wild Tiger, Izuku Midoriya and Saitama (kind of).
- Good examples of superheroes in video games are Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, Link, Raiden, and Hakumen.