Special Report

30 Best Supervillains of All Time

Superheroes have long been an established fixture of modern culture, serving as the subject matter for a seemingly endless wave of comic books, movies, television shows, and lines of merchandise. In addition to loving a multitude of crime fighters, fans are also showing increasing interest in supervillains – given all their complexities – as demonstrated by the audience excitement for the new film “Venom,” being released on Oct. 5.

Villains’ levels of intrigue vary, however, and certain characters do a better job of capturing the public’s attention than others. 24/7 Wall St. has identified the 30 best comics supervillains based on user votes and the popularity of each character’s Wikipedia page.

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