Articles with the tag Villains

5 DIY Comic Book Costumes

You’re almost out of time! You might be able to get one-day shipping from Amazon or whatever online costume store you prefer, but you’ll definitely have a difficult experience if you have to go to the mall for a Halloween costume. Then again, there might be a way that you can DIY into things. I […]

Driving them Batty: the Most Memorable Batman Villains

Over the past 75 years, Batman has squared off against a colorful array of enemies that have made his war on crime seemingly never-ending. We select a few that we consider his most memorable adversaries because, after all, what would Batman be without his bad guys? The Joker There was never any doubt about this […]

Caught in the Web: Spider-Man’s Most Memorable Villains

Over the years, Spider-Man has certainly made a lot of enemies. All that wisecracking and wallcrawling has seen Ol’ Webhead get into trouble with one of the most colorful rogues’ galleries in comics. Here are some of Spidey’s more unforgettable villains. Green Goblin Perhaps no one villain has tormented Peter Parker more than Norman Osborn’s […]

Honor Among Thieves: The Best Supervillain Teams

So you think only the good guys can join forces? It’s been proven that when baddies team up, nothing good can come out of it for our heroes. Here are some of the most feared and most effective villain teams that have conspired to put the protagonists through the wringer. Crime Syndicate Evil Superman, Batman, […]

Evil Never Smelled This Good: Perfume Bottles Inspired By Disney Villains

Disney villains rank way up high in the roster of ‘Best Fictional Villains’, but why don’t they get the same merchandise as all the other Disney characters? Ruby Spark decided to correct this tragic underrepresentation by designing a line of concept perfumes inspired by classic Disney villains. Can you spot your favorite? (via Fashionably Geek) If […]

Bad to the Bone: The Best Villains in Comics

For any hero to achieve true greatness, he has to be pushed to his limit by their opposite number. The villain, the bad guy, the antagonist. This character’s actions ultimately reflect back on the hero as the protagonist’s response will either make him or break him. With that in mind, here are who we think […]

Spider-Man’s Greatest Foes

Spider-Man holds the distinction of being one of the superheroes having the most villains to face.  The long list includes Alestair Smythe, Beetle, Boomerang, Burglar, Carnage, Chameleon, Doctor Octopus, Electro, Green Goblin, Hammerhead, Hobgoblin, Hydro-Man, Jackal, Kaine, Kingpin, Kraven the Hunter, Lizard, Man-Wolf, Mister Negative, Molten Man, Morbius Morlum, Mysterio, Puma, Rhino, Sandman, Scorpion, Shocker, […]

10 Sexiest Villains

This morning AlterNet have posted a very interesting article entitled “Why Is Evil So Sexy?” This rather get me to thinking, just who are the ten sexiest villains of super-herodom? Of course,  I need to define sexy here. I’m not going to explore the physical attributes of the characters, lest purely Batman villainesses populate my […]