Marvel Comics have been objects of marvel for the enthusiasts of superhero powers and fantasies since decades now. With a galaxy of characters sprucing up the Marvel universe, the issue of who is the more powerful among the superheroes has been debatable.
Below is our compilation of 19 Marvel characters that we consider to be among the most powerful of all times. And while you might be thrilled or despaired to find or not find your favorite characters on the list, we guarantee
Supernatural abilities and unbelievably fast reflexes that supplement his immortality endows the Grandmaster with the utmost power in the Marvel universe. An immortal, old, intelligent and powerful creature, he possesses the power of telepathy, telekinesis, mind wipe and mind alteration.
Beyonder is powerful enough to have all the Marvel abstracts and supreme cosmic beings living at his mercy. He even managed to destroy and recreate Death and still had a horde of demons be sent to hell without much effort. This powerful mutant inhuman can manipulate reality to crate a universe of his own whims.
As far as physical strength is concerned, Hercules is second to none. The Olympian demi- God was born as the saviour of Gods and mankind, and can also terminate aging through his regenerative abilities. Also being able to survive in space unaided grants him a place among the most powerful Marvel characters.
Loki is the brother of Thor and the trickster god of Norse mythology. Though endowed with superhuman capabilities, Loki draws his strength upon his mastery of sorcery. This God of Mischief resorts to creating illusions to perplex his enemies and relies mainly on his cunningness as his true power.
As the father of Thor, one of the most powerful of characters, Odin surpasses his son in power and is in fact the strongest among all Asgardians. With a genre of power exclusively to his name, Odin even managed to knock out Galactus and Thanos effortlessly. Undoubtedly, this is one powerful and immortal superhero character. Also, as the ruler of Asgard, Odin can absorb the power of all Asgardians into himself to increase his own might.
14. DOCTOR STRANGE
The most powerful sorcerer who can time travel, teleport and levitate, Doctor Strange is a master of the mystic arts and one of the brightest minds in the world. He can also invoke powerful entities, knows black magic and manifests as the ultimate tactician in battle.
One of the strongest characters in the Marvel universe goes by the name of Thor. Also one among the most loved of characters, Thor is the manifestation of the Asgardian God of Thunder in Norse mythology and the son of Odin. With his undisputed authority over the weather and the earth, Thor definitely is one of the everlasting superheroes of the Marvel universe.
Intellectually superior to even his creator Henry Pym, Ultron indeed lived up to be the technological landmark that he was supposed to be. And after organizing the Masters of Evil, Ultron has also gone on to fight the Avengers multiple times.
The Goddess of Death, Hela is Thor and Loki’s secret evil sister. She is powerful than Thor and with Thanos as her venerator, Hela’s powers can only be humongous.
The Devourer of Worlds, Galactus’ most feared attribute is his ominous hunger. Dwelling in an entirely different power league, Galactus, with his vast knowledge and cosmic powers is one among the strongest in the Marvel universe. Telepathy, telekinesis, size change, teleportation of objects, transmutation of matter count among the repertoire of powers manifested by this cosmic entity.
9. IRON MAN
Given that ‘overpowered’ is generally the term for describing Iron Man, it is only obvious that he is one of the strongest of the Marvel characters. From downing the Incredible Hulk to keeping up with the God of Thunder, Iron Man has done it all, well within his ambit of power.
With his immense reservoir of strength drawing upon the boon (or bane) of his immortality, Thanos definitely counts amongst the strongest of Marvel superheroes. Born of Titan, Thanos’ superpower however, is his intellect. As the wielder of the Infinity Gauntlet and The Heart of the Universe, Thanos undoubtedly embodies much strength. Bionic implementation and long hours of meditation lend this Marvel superhero his enormous powers.
He is not named Hulk for no reason. With his stupendous physical endurance and strength, Hulk’s bodily appearence defies all. His power as the green beast as well as his intellect makes him an all- round superhero. The Hulk is essentially immortal and can heal any wound, making it nearly impossible to eliminate him.
Though not many consider to be the most powerful of Marvel superhero characters, he still yields enormous power. The most powerful of all the Greek Gods, Zeus also draws strength as the father to another mighty hero, Hercules.
As the restrainer of the Hulk himself, the strength of Apocalypse is second to none. The near immortal adversary to a host of other Marvel characters, his unlimited shape shifting grants Apocalypse’s strength in the comics universe.
Stronger than The Hulk and Thor, Gladiator had been elevated to the position of Majestor of the Shi’ar empire within the Marvel universe. The Gladiator is faster than light itself and remains unaffected even by large advances.
3. CAPTAIN MARVEL
With binary powers and energy absorption ruling her mantle of superhero capabilities, Captain Marvel tends to be among the strongest of Marvel characters. A precognitive sense that can predict an opponent’s next move lends Captain Marvel an enormity of power within the superheroic universe.
2. THE ONE ABOVE ALL
The first being in the Marvel Universe is also the most powerful of Marvel beings. Credited as the creator of all lives in the Multiverse and beyond, the One-Above-All is obviously then the ‘God’ of the Marvel characters. With abilities and superpowers that exceed that of all the other celestials, this ultimate existence manifests in spheres beyond all time and space and is therefore considered as omnipresent, omniscient, and omnipotent.
Without the trademark superhero powers like omnipotence, unlimited strength or knowledge, Deadpool should not be even among Marvel superheroes. However, as the killer of all powerful Marvel characters including The One-Above-All, Deadpool definitely the strongest of all the superheroes around. Additionally, his regenerative healing powers saves him from being permanently damaged while causing psychosis and mental instability in his mind.