Marvel vs. DC: Can We Guess Which You Prefer?


If you’re like us, we love comics and all the movies and television shows they have inspired. DC Comics and Marvels Comics are the two heavy-hitters that have brought some of the most famous characters in comics come to life.

From Spider-Man to The Joker, these companies have produced the best in heroes and villainy.

DC and Marvel have competed for readers’ and viewers’ attention since the 1930s, and while there is something for everyone, there are definitely others who prefer one to the other. The companies brought forth the Golden Age of Comics, but both have created unforgettable characters.

So Batman or Superman? Wonder Woman or Ms. Marvel? Iron Man or Aquaman? We have a special quiz for you! Based on how you answer these questions, we can tell you if you prefer Marvel or DC. Let’s see how you do!

Did you know?

From comic strips to comic books

The emergence of daily newspapers led to the simultaneous emergence of comic strips, and the medium became increasingly popular. In 1934, the comic book was developed, and National Allied Publications (which became DC Comics) began publishing them. The company created the character Doctor Occult, the oldest DC Comics character still in the DC universe. Superman debuted in 1938, which is marked as the beginning of the Golden Age of Comic Books. Batman made his first appearance in 1939.

That same year, Timely Publications, later known as Marvel Comics, got its start, and the first issue featured the android Human Torch and Namor the Sub-Mariner. In 1941, Joe Simon and Jack Kirby teamed up to create Captain America. Stanley Lieber was hired as a general office assistant in 1939 and later began writing and editing under the name of Stan Lee. Stan Lee and Jack Kirby went on to create characters such as Iron Man, Thor, and the Hulk.

How to Play?

Our personality quizzes are set up a little differently than your basic trivia quiz, but you’ve probably seen their kind around. Rather than having to choose the right answer from a list of multiple choice options, in this case, there is no “right answer”! (Two plus two will always be four, but every Golden Girls character is equally awesome.)

So, stop stressing. Just click on the answer that suits you best, and enjoy the ride. These quizzes are just for fun but who knows – you might just learn something about yourself along the way!

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