You'd think that a fight between a super-powered alien from another planet and a dude in a scary costume would be over quick, but these two have been the subject of nerd, geek, and dweeb debate for years. Both have HUGE followings in the comic book world, and hordes of loyal fans who know their every strength and weakness and have extravagant reasons why their favorite character would win and how they would do it. We've broken down these two iconic comic book legends into their relative strengths and weaknesses in our own attempt at answering who would win: Batman vs. Superman. Batman:
Going alphabetically, we'll start with Batman.
Aliases: A master of disguise, Batman goes by many names, but frequently uses the alias‚ Matches Malone, who (in what is possibly an anti-smoking message) almost always has a match in the corner of his mouth, but never smokes. Nicknames: The Dark Knight, the Caped Crusader, The World's Greatest Detective Birthplace: Gotham County
First Appearance: Detective Comics #27 (Fun Fact: in an episode of the Cartoon Network series‚ Justice League, when the heroes are captured by their less-than-nice counterparts from another dimension, the good, Batman breaks them out of prison using a security code modeled on the publication date of his first comic.) Alignment: Good
Weight: 210 lbs
Base of Operations: The Batcave, Stately Wayne Manor, Gotham City, Hall of Justice, Justice League Watchtower Connections
Relatives: Dr. Thomas Wayne (father, dead), Martha Wayne (mother, dead), Philip Wayne (uncle, foster father, dead), Alfred Pennyworth (butler, foster father), Dick Grayson (Robin I, Nightwing, adopted son), Jason Todd (Robin II, adopted son, dead), Tim Drake (Robin III, Red Robin, adopted son, protege) Team Affiliations: "The Batman Family" (a group of closely-connected/loosely-affiliated...