DC Inc. is an American company that publishes comic books which contains superhero characters such as Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Aquaman, Shazam, Martian Manhunter, Nightwing, Green Arrow, Hawkman, Cyborg and Supergirl.
Since 1967, DC Comics is the publishing unit of DC Entertainment, which is also a subsidiary of Warner Bros.
Being one of the largest and oldest American comic book, DC Comic’s iconic heroic characters are so popular among the audiences.
The company publishes DC Universe along with non-DC Universe-related material, which includes Watchmen, V for Vendetta, and many titles under their alternative imprint Vertigo.
Initially, DC Entertainment had published “DC” that becomes the most popular series as “Detective Comics”, which also contains a story of iconic heroes including Batman’s debut and this comic also became part of the company’s name.
Marvel Comics is the publishing unit of Marvel Worldwide Inc., which is also formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group. It is also known as a publisher of American comic books and related media. In 2009, Marvel Entertainment is been acquired by Walt Disney Company.
In 1939 Marvel Entertainment begins its journey as Timely Comics, and later on in 1950s it became Atlas Comics. Then in 1961,the actual Marvel era began.
Marvel comics consist of so many iconic-heroic superhero characters such as Spider-Man, the Hulk, Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Wolverine, Black Panther, Doctor Strange, Captain Marvel, Black Widow, Scarlet Witch, Hawkeye, Daredevil, the Silver Surfer, Ant-Man and Deadpool, such teams as the Avengers, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, the Defenders, and the Guardians of the Galaxy, and supervillains including Doctor Doom, Thanos, Magneto, Ultron, Doctor Octopus, Green Goblin, Red Skull, Loki, Abomination, Kang the Conqueror, Venom, Mystique, the Mandarin, Kingpin, Apocalypse and Galactus.
Which is better: DC or Marvel?
Comparatively, both are having their own advantages & downfalls. And which one is better, is totally depends on your own preference & choices. As if you like Gritty and more metaphysical comics then surely you will say that DC is better. On the contrary, if you like more sci-fi and liberal comics then Marvel would be a good option for you.
In terms of superhero comics, both DC & Marvel holds a neck to neck competition as Marvel Comics was January’s top publisher in dollars with a 34.30% retailer dollar share and a 36.69% unit share.
And, on the other side, DC Comics was the month’s top publisher with a 38.94% unit share and a 33.80% retailer dollar share.
But money can’t judge the quality, as Marvel is releasing more comics than DC. TOP 10 Comics books are by DC, dominating 6 positions.
Both the comics owns so many die-hard fans, & especially the comic characters of both DC & Marvel are so much loved by fans.
But in terms of characters, Box office collection DC seems like winning the race. Hence it can be said that DC is the most loved comic books.
But there is little bit difference between DC & Marvel’s fans, goodness, & box-office collection so Marvel comics should also not been neglected. But the final score research says that DC is better than Marvel at some aspects.
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