The world of comic books is filled with countless vigilantes, mutants, and more than a few superhero teams, but standing tall among them all are the two godly characters of Thor and Superman. For decades, these two have been the most powerful heroes at their respective companies: Thor at Marvel and Superman at DC. Both have the ability to benchpress mountains, fly through the cosmos, and stand toe-to-toe against any villain the writers can throw at them. Because of their similar god-like status, fans have been debating for years over which is supreme.
Well, after watching Man of Steel this summer and Thor: The Dark World, as well as reading countless comic books over the years, we’re confident that we have finally have our answer. So to get you even more pumped up for the release of The Dark World this Friday, we humbly submit: Why Thor is a Better God-Like Superhero than Superman.