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The Batman vs. Superman Quiz
by Staff
It's the ultimate superhero showdown. Whose side are you on? Take the quiz to see if you're on Team Batman or Team Superman.

Which superhero came to Earth from the planet Krypton?

  • Batman
  • Superman

This superhero was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger.

  • Batman
  • Superman

Did Superman or Batman first appear in Detective Comics No. 27?

  • Batman
  • Superman

How much did the finest known copy of Action Comics No. 1 sell for in a 2014 auction?

  • $2.1 million
  • $3.2 million
  • $2.9 million

This superhero has a crime-fighting partner who was once part of a family of acrobats known as the "Flying Graysons."

  • Batman
  • Superman

True or false: "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" received an R rating.

  • true
  • false

What is Superman's nickname?

  • Man of Steel
  • Speeding Bullet
  • Locomotive

What is Batman's nickname?

  • Gotham Avenger
  • The Caped Crusader
  • Bat Boy

In the first year of this superhero's comic book, he killed 20 evil doers.

  • Batman
  • Superman

Who is the director of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice"?

  • Zack Snyder
  • David S. Goyer
  • Steven Spielberg

What were Batman's parents' names?

  • Thomas and Martha Wayne
  • Elizabeth and John Bruce
  • Angus and Elise Elliott

In 1985 DC Comics hired Marvel's John Byrne to retool the Superman series. What was his new series called?

  • "Superman: Man of Steel"
  • "Superman Returns"
  • "Superman: The Caped Crusader"

True or false: "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" is the first live-action Superman movie NOT to feature Jimmy Olsen.

  • true
  • false

True or false: Two Oscar-winning actors have played the role of Superman's father, Jor-El.

  • true
  • false

What television comedy series episode heavily references the Bizarro and Bizarro World concepts from DC Comics?

  • "Seinfeld"
  • "Cheers"
  • "Friends"

True or false: Superman's home planet, Krypton, orbited a giant red star called Rao.

  • true
  • false

Which villain breaks Batman's back?

  • Bane
  • Two-Face
  • Mr. Freeze

Which of these villains first appeared in the Batman comic?

  • the Riddler
  • Catwoman
  • the Penguin

What is the name of the dimensional plane where Kryptonian criminals are exiled for their crimes?

  • Planet Zore
  • the Phantom Zone
  • the Krypton Zone

Who was the first criminal banished to the Phantom Zone?

  • Nor-Kan
  • Don-El
  • Jax-Ur

Lana Lang, who became the superheroine known as Insect Queen, is which superhero's former sweetheart?

  • Batman
  • Superman

Ace was which superhero's canine crime-fighting partner?

  • Batman
  • Superman

Which villain made his first full appearance in "Superman: The Man of Steel No. 18"?

  • Doomsday
  • Metallo
  • Parasite

True or false: "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" will be the first live-action film to feature both Batman and Superman.

  • true
  • false

Several other superheroes make their film debut in "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice." Which are NOT in the film?

  • Wonder Woman and Aquaman
  • the Flash and Cyborg
  • Green Lantern and Martian Manhunter

What year did Batman make his first live-action screen appearance?

  • 1956
  • 1943
  • 1940

The Joker is one of Gotham's biggest menaces. Which of these actors has NOT played the villain on the big screen?

  • Heath Ledger
  • Jack Nicholson
  • Willem Dafoe

How many types of Kryptonite are there?

  • three
  • four
  • five

Which comic did the U.S. government censor during World War II?

  • Batman
  • Superman

True or false: In "Man of Steel," Clark Kent publicly reveals his true identity.

  • true
  • false