The best superhero games on PC

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There is comic book fever in the world.  Look around and you'll see this: Everyone's BIFF-ing and POW-ing different in their quest for the best superhero games.

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People with towels on their shoulders dive into stores searching with non-X-ray-vision for the best DC games, while people swinging bin lids of red, white, and blue paint the best Marvel  Let's use the internet to list the games.

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Infinity War is one of Marvel Comics' biggest crossover events.  In 1992, it brought together dozens of superheroes to team up against Thanos and his impossibly powerful Infinity Gauntlet.  It is an excellent story of uniting against impossible odds.

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2

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If superheroes ringing the seven bells from each other is what you like, then there's no better example than Injustice 2.  A fighting game based on DC Comics, it redefines the universe of Batman as a world where Superman was spoiled.  Yes, prepare yourself for a hilariously bonkers plot.

Injustice 2

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Comic book movies have a habit of going a little dark and moody.  If you are looking for something with a more joyful tone then LEGO Marvel Super Heroes is here to save you.

Lego Marvel Super Heroes

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Rocksteady's Batman Arkham games are undeniably at the top of superhero games, but which series is the best?  Asylum or City?  Well, neither really: it's Arkham Knight.

Batman: Arkham Knight

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Arkham Games focuses entirely on the adventures of the Caped Crusader, but what about the man under the cowl?  Bruce Wayne's moral entanglements are Telltale's territory in the retelling of the Batman universe.

Batman – The Telltale Series

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No, don't laugh.  We know very well that X-Men Origins: Wolverine - The Movie is not only the worst X-Men movie, it's also one of the worst superhero movies of all time.  X-Men Origins: Wolverine - The Game, on the other hand, is somehow brilliant

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

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When Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite launched, there's a reason fans gave a collective shrug — everything that the new game had to offer, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 was already there.  It did even better.

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3

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Yes, comic book superhero games aren't just for Marvel or DC, and yes, other comics publishers can have great games as well.  We're still waiting to make the perfect Judge Dredd game on 2000AD and Uprising - please, oh please.

The Darkness 2

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