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How much is DC Comics Worth?
The net worth of DC Comics is only an estimate as the true figures are not readily available.
DC get a large portion of their revenue from licencing and movie sales.
On average, the profit made per movie by DC comics is $224 millon. The money made from their most licenced character, Batman produces retail sales of $494 million in a single year.
This combined calculation makes the total value of DC Comics more than $4 billion.
Which came first DC or Marvel?
DC comics began before Marvel comics. DC comics started in 1934 while Marvel started in 1939. This makes DC comics five years older than Marvel.
The original publication by DC was National Allied Periodicals founded in 1934 by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson. Detective Comics Inc. was formed when National Allied Periodicals merged with Independent News.
Eventually Detective Comics, Inc became DC Comics. DC were the first regular publication to feature superheroes as the protagonist beginning with Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman.
Marvel Comics began as Timely Publications in 1939 founded by Martin Goodman. For a time it was known as Atlas Comics and then Marvel Comics.
Although DC introduced the super hero with Superman, Marvel was able to introduce realistic storytelling and iconic artwork. This was mainly developed in the early 1960s when Stan Lee and Jack Kirby revived some of the early heroes.
Is Marvel or DC better?
Both Marvel and DC comics have a vast collection of characters which range in popularity and public recognition.
Superman, Wonderwoman and Batman are easily recognisable DC characters. While Spiderman, Hulk, Captain America and Iron Man offer popular characters from Marvel. There may be more Marvel heroes that the general public can recognise but DC comics offer a range of villians which are equally iconic such as Joker, Harley Quinn and The Riddler.
When it comes to the Movies, DC had most success with :
The Dark Knight Rises ($1,084,939,099)
Joker ( $1,049,225,547)
Compared to the top 3 marvel movies:
Avengers: Endgame $2,797,800,564
Avengers: Infinity War $2,048,359,754
The Avengers $1,518,812,988
The Marvel Cinematic Universe has made a total of $22,587,809,092 in the worldwide box office while DC Extended Universe has only made $5,280,932,101.
Who are the most popular DC comic heroes?
The most popular DC character depends on public perception, recent movies as well as the views of diehard comic fans.
We believe the most popular DC heroes are currently as follows.
Who is the strongest DC character?
The strongest character in the DC Universe is The Presence who is highest form of being in DC comics.
Over the years, The Presence has appeared in many different forms and known by many different names including The Hand, Yahweh, The Source, The Voice, The Presence and in some stories it is known as Wally.