What’s Your Superhero Name?

Ian Fortey

You can't be a superhero without an origin story. How did you get your powers?

When it comes to thwarting your arch-nemesis, what power are you bringing to the table?

Are you just a good old-fashioned human or is there a little more to your superpowers?

Are you the kind of hero who needs a sidekick?

Maybe a sidekick wouldn't be good enough for you. A whole team might be better. Which group are you joining?

Anyone you'd like to partner up with on a secret mission?

Are you protecting a city, the planet, the universe or something else?

You need a base to call home. Where are you heading at the end of a long day of fighting evil?

How important is a killer costume?

You probably can't pick up a costume at Forever 21, so where do you think you'll get yours?

Most heroes have one main villain, an arch-nemesis who never seems to go away. How will you handle yours?

Could you go toe-to-toe with the Hulk?

Who has the best heroes, Marvel or DC?

Superheroes aren't just in movies; they're on TV! What's the best super show out there?

We get it; some heroes are just kind of overrated. Who do you think just isn't that great?

Thanks to Wonder Woman and Captain Marvel, female superheroes are really gaining in popularity. Who else deserves a movie?

There have been a lot of Batmen over the years. Or Batmans, if you will. Who was the best of the bunch?

Superman's weakness is kryptonite, while Iron Man's weakness could be his ego. What's yours?

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been pretty historic. Which movie was the best one?

If you're out in space, what cosmic character would you want watching your back?

The X-Men are all social outcasts for the most part. Who do you relate to the most on the team?

How would you have defeated Thanos?

Do you plan on having a secret identity so you can live a normal life in your downtime?

Some villains are so cool, you kind of don't want them to lose. Who do you like most?

While female superheroes are just starting to get some respect, we can't forget the villains. Who's the best female villain out there?

Is it worth it to try to come to a peaceful resolution with a villain?

You probably don't have a ton of time to consider fashion choices as a hero, but are you feeling a cape or no?

Are you the law-and-order type of hero or more of a vigilante of justice?

Every hero needs a backup plan in case a villain of unimaginable power shows up. Are you prepared?

Sadly, the best names are already taken sometimes. Who has the coolest name already?

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About This Quiz

If "Avengers: Endgame" taught us nothing else, it's that being a superhero may be a tough job for a while, but it pays off in the end. Well, mostly. But it also showed that your life would be incredibly exciting if you had superpowers. You'd also get to meet new and interesting people who might not even be people, and you could visit their home planets or dimensions or times! It's all very interesting stuff. All you'd need to worry about is the endless chain of villains who want to destroy you and all of the goodness in the universe at every turn. But as a hero, that doesn't matter. Heroes have to face that stuff as part of the job and be all "Not today, Thanos!"  Or, you know, Joker or Magneto or whomever. 

Before you start superheroing, though, you need to have some stuff down. You need a power, but we'll let you work that out. You probably need a costume, too. But again, that's something you can order on Amazon. What we can help you with is a name because all good heroes need good names. You can't save the world as Hazel. Like, you could, and Hazel's a fine name, but it's not a "super" name. So if you want to know yours, take the quiz and see!

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