There is a long standing myth surrounding the superhero genre that none of them kill, and those that do aren’t superheroes, but vigilantes. Today we’re going to put that to rest. Plenty of superheroes have killed in the line of duty, despite not wanting to, such as Daredevil in Born Again, it’s just some are more known for it than others.
While DC heroes are generally known for their reluctance to kill, Marvel’s heroes operate in moral greys that Superman and Batman don’t. This is why we are counting down Marvels deadliest superheroes. The characters, who, while heroes, are willing to get their hands dirty for the greater good.
It’s hard to get the exact figures on just how many each of these characters has killed., which is why we’re going to talk about their most notable acts of violence.