After my post the other day about Superman, I have been thinking more about Superman. As a Marvel comics reader, I have been thinking especially about whether there is an analogous character in the Marvel universe.
There have been crossover events of Marvel versus DC, and matching someone against Superman is always a challenge. At least, I can assume. I remember seeing covers, mainly, and Superman fighting the likes of the Hulk.
But I’m not necessarily thinking about who can match Superman, or even necessarily who has matching powers. I’m thinking more, who has a similar sort of story as Superman? Parallels can be drawn between some other Marvel and DC characters, like Green Arrow to Hawkeye, or Batman to Iron Man. But who is a parallel for the Man of Steel? Let’s explore a few thoughts!