FANDOM


I'll kill you! I'll kill you to Death!
~ Superboy Prime to Monarch.
Cold is what this universe has made me!
~ Superboy Prime

Superboy-Prime was one of the many variations of Superman in the DC universe but became unhinged following the destruction of his world and became one of the main antagonists of the Crisis on Infinite Earths storyline. He had even more power than current Superman and was comparable to the Silver Age Superman in scale of power, making him easily one of the most powerful supervillains in DC Comics.

History

Crisis on Infinite Earths

The Crisis on Infinite Earths, a multiversal catastrophe in the form of a wave of anti-matter, consumed parallel dimensions by the Anti-Monitor. Superboy aided hundreds of worlds during the crisis but was ultimately unable to prevent the destruction of the Earth from his own dimension. Superboy later took part in the battle against the Anti-Matter in the Antimatter Universe. After the defeat of the Anti-Matter, Superboy and the others escaped to a Paradise Dimension offered to them by Alexander Luthor, Jr.

Superboy-Prime secluded himself from others in the Paradise Dimension, opting to replay events from his life on Earth Prime using crystals. Over time, Superboy-Prime becomes frustrated and attempts to reach out to Kal-L. Superboy-Prime was then persuaded by Alexander, who had come to believe that the Paradise Dimension was the reason for Lois Lane's failing health, to help him return to reality. When Superboy-Prime hesitated, Alexander showed him the negative aspects of the Post-Crisis Earth, including the deaths of his parents and girlfriend in a car accident.

Altering Reality

Superboy-Prime, infuriated, shattered the barrier of reality. This assault resulted in shifts in DC continuity, including; the resurrection of Jason Todd; the combining of Superman's origins; the Doom Patrol's rebooting as new characters; Donna Troy's multiple origins; the various incarnations of Hawkman; the different incarnations of the League of Super-Heroes.

Countdown to Infinite Crisis

Superboy-Prime joins Alexander in his quest to bring with his Anti-Matter powers using it to break free. He was spotted by Blue Beetle, but Prime ignored him. In quick succession, Superboy-Prime obtained the Heart of Darkness diamond to be obtained by Jean Loring, altered the location of Thanagar, initiating the Rann-Thanagar War and attacking and capturing J'onn J'onzz, destroying the Watchtower.

Personality

Originally destined to be the greatest superhero and the world's chosen champion in the fight against evil, Superboy-Prime left scarred by the traumatic events he witnessed has become a brutal killing machine. Years of isolation in the paradise dimension while endlessly viewing the events of a life he could no longer have put severe stress on his already fragile mind. During Infinite Crisis when the turning point came and he accidentally killed several heroes his mind finally snapped and he retreated into denial of the horrific nature of his actions. After being further imprisoned by the Flashes and spending three more relative years imprisoned again, Prime has buried any remorse or compassion under an insane belief that since he is a Superman, everything that he does is right and views any other reality apart from his own as an imperfect duplicate of his world. All of this has left Prime in a psychotic state of mind unable to distinguish the morality of his own actions and the ability to commit even the most heinous of deeds with no guilt at all. Hellbent on nothing but killing numerous superheroes while also leaving an endless wave of utter destruction in his wake and as such, is one of the most dangerous villains in the universe.

Powers and Abilities

Superboy-Prime has had a collection of powers over time, being one of the many alternate Supermen of DC comics he possesses standard Kryptonian powers but was able to amplify them via power-armor and other devices: over the course of the Crisis Superboy-Prime became more and more powerful, at the peak of his power he had absolute control over time to the point he could create pocket universes.

Also, due to Superboy-Prime being from another universe, he was immune to most of Superman's weaknesses, such as magic and kryptonite - his power-suit was also designed to constantly feed him yellow sun radiation and keep him at peak power even when exposed to red sun radiation.

Gallery

Navigation

           Teen Titans logo Villains

Comics
Andre LeBlanc | Anti-Monitor | Arsenal | Blackfire | Blizzard | Brother Blood | Brotherhood of Evil | Brutale | Calculator | Cheshire | Clock King | Damien Darhk | Deathstroke | Deuce & Charger | Deathwing | Ding Dong Daddy | Doctor Light | Doctor Polaris | Duela Dent | Electrocutioner | General Immortus | Gentleman Ghost | Gizmo | Holocaust | Ice Kate | Jericho | Jinx | Kid Kold | Kwiz Kid | Madame Rouge | Mammoth | Mantis | Mister Twister | Monsieur Mallah | Neron | Neutron | Ocean Master | Phobia | Prometheus | Psimon | Puppeteer | Pylon | Ravager | Royal Flush Gang | Sunburst | Superboy-Prime | Tartarus | Terra | Terror Titans | Trident | Trigon | Twister | Two-Face | Veil | Ultra-Humanite | Warp | Wildebeest | Wintergreen

Television
Slade | Terra | Trigon | Blackfire | Gizmo | Jinx | Mammoth | Billy Numerous | See-More | Dr. Light | Cinderblock | Brother Blood | Brain | Monsieur Mallah | Madame Rouge | Control Freak | Puppet King | Killer Moth | Mad Mod | Mother Mae-Eye | Mumbo Jumbo | Plasmus | Overload | Uehara Daizo | Brushogun | Nega Cyborg | Nega Starfire | Nega Beast Boy | Kyd Wykkyd | Fang | Kitten | Angel | Adonis | Johnny Rancid | Malchior | Master of Games | Ternion | Glgrdsklechhh | The Source | Guard | Kardiak | White Monster | Thunder & Lighting | Atlas | XL Terrestrial | H.I.V.E. Academy | Private H.I.V.E. | H.I.V.E. Five | Krall | Radiation Creature | I.N.S.T.I.G.A.T.O.R. | Professor Chang | Sammy & Cash | Steamroller | Wrestling Star | Baron Ryang | Punk Rocket | Soto | Space Monster | Katarou | Nya-Nya | Red X | Trogaar

Injustice
Damian Wayne | Cyborg | Raven

Films
Deathstroke | Brother Blood | Trigon | Batman

Teen Titans GO
Trigon | Terra | Slade | Ed | Pain Bot | Twin Destroyers of Azarath | Legion of Doom | Death | Perry | Santa Claus | Piglets | Evil Dragon

           Download-Superman-Logo-PNG-001 Villains

Comics
Amanda Waller | Amazo | Anti-Monitor | Atlas | Atomic Skull | Bernadeth | Bizarro | Black Adam | Black Banshee | Black Zero | Blanque | Blackrock | Bloodsport | Brainiac | Bruno Mannheim | Bug-Eyed Bandit | Captain Boomerang | Captain Cold | Cheetah | Chemo | Circe | Coldcast | Cyborg Superman | Dabney Donovan | Darkseid | Deathstroke | Dev-Em | Doctor Polaris | Dominus | Doomsday | Eclipso | Encantadora | Equus | Eradicator | Faora | Funky Flashman | General Zod | Gorilla Grodd | Heat Wave | Hector Hammond | Hellgrammite | Imperiex | Intergang | Jax-Ur | The Joker | Karkull | King Shark | Lex Luthor | Livewire | Lobo | Major Disaster | Masters of Disaster | Maxwell Lord | Mercy Graves | Metallo | Mongul | Morgaine Le Fey | Morgan Edge | Mxyzptlk | Neron | Neutron | Parasite | Phantom Zoners | Plasmus | Plastique | Prankster | Preus | Prometheon | Prometheus | Preserver | Queen of Fables | Rampage | Reverse-Flash | Royal Flush Gang | Satanus | Secret Society of Super Villains | Shockwave | Silver Banshee | Sinestro | Solomon Grundy | Suicide Squad | Superboy-Prime | Superman Revenge Squad | Talia al Ghul | Terra-Man | Titano | Toyman | Ultra-Humanite | Ultraman | Weather Wizard |

Movies
Superman: Lex Luthor | Otis | Eve Teschmacher | General Zod | Non | Ursa
Superman II: General Zod | Non | Ursa | Lex Luthor | Otis
Superman III: Ross Webster | Corrupted Superman
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace: Lex Luthor | Nuclear Man
Superman Returns: Lex Luthor
Superman: Doomsday: Doomsday | Superman Clone
Man of Steel: Sword of Rao (Zod, Faora-Ul, Nam-Ek & Jax-Ur)
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: Lex Luthor | Doomsday | Anatoli Knyazev

           Superboy Villains

Black Manta | Black Zero | Copperhead | Doomsday | Female Furies | Heat Wave | Imperiex | Killer Frost | King Shark | Klarion | Match | Parasite | Poison Ivy | Royal Flush Gang | Scavenger | Shrapnel

           Green Lantern logoVillains

Comics
Amon Sur | Anti-Monitor | Arkillo | Atrocitus | Bedovian | Black Hand | Black Lantern Corps | Bleez | Bolphunga | Controllers | Crumbler | Cyborg Superman | Demolition Team | Despotellis | Dex-Starr | Doctor Light | Doctor Polaris | Doctor Ub’x | Dominators | Eclipso | Entropy | Evil Star | Fatality | First Lantern | Gambler | Goldface | Grayven | Harlequin | Hector Hammond | Hellgrammite | Icicle | Invisible Destroyer | Javelin | Karu-Sil | Krona | Kryb | Larfleeze | Legion | Lyssa Drak | Major Disaster | Major Force | Manhunters | Mister Freeze | Mongul | Nekron | Nero | Neron | Ohm | Parallax | Professor Ojo | Psimon | Puppeteer | Purgatory | Ranx the Sentient City | Red Lantern Corps | Shark | Shrapnel | Sinestro | Sinestro Corps | Solomon Grundy | Sonar | Spider Guild | Sportsmaster | Star Sapphire | Superboy-Prime | Tattooed Man | Time Commander | Typhoon | Vandal Savage | Warlock of Ys | Weaponers of Qward | Zamarons |

           Justice League Villains

Comics
Abra Kadabra | Amanda Waller | Amos Fortune | Amazo | Anarky | Angle Man | Anti-Justice League | Anti-Monitor | Appellaxians | Aquarius | Asmodel | Atomic Skull | Axis America | Barbatos | Black Adam | Black Hand | Black Lantern Corps | Black Manta | Black Spider | Blockbuster | Brainiac | Bronze Tiger | Brotherhood of Evil | Cadre | Calculator | Calendar Man | Captain Boomerang | Captain Cold | Catalyst | Catman | Cheetah | Chemo | Cheshire | Circe | Clayface | Clock King | Cluemaster | Copperhead | Construct | Cosmic King | Crazy Quilt | Crime Syndicate | Cybogirl | Darkseid | Dark Supergirl | Deadline | Deadshot | Deathstroke | Demolition Team | Demons Three | Despero | Doctor Alchemy | Doctor Destiny | Doctor Double X | Doctor Impossible | Doctor Light | Doctor Phosphorus | Doctor Polaris | Doctor Poison | Doctor Psycho | Doctor Regulus | Doctor Sivana | Dominators | Doomsday | Dragon King | Dumas | Earthworm | Eclipso | Electrocutioner | Elite | Epoch the Lord of Time | Evil Star | Fatal Five | Fearsome Five | Felix Faust | Fiddler | Floronic Man | Funky Flashman | Gamemnae | General Eiling | Genocide | Gentleman Ghost | Golden Gilder | Goldface | Gorilla Grodd | Gunhawk | Hector Hammond | Hellgrammite | H.I.V.E. | Human Flame | Hyena | Ibac | Icicle | Imperiex | Injustice Gang | Injustice League | Intergang | I.Q. | Johnny Sorrow | Joker | Key | Killer Frost | Killer Moth | Kite Man | Kobra | Kobra Cult | Krona | League Buster | League of Assassins | Legion of Doom | Lex Luthor | Libra | Lobo | Mad Hatter | Mageddon | Magpie | Manchester Black | Manhunters | Matter Master | Maxwell Lord | Mekanique | Merlyn | Mirror Master | Mister Atom | Mister Mind | Mister Nebula | Mongul | Mordru | Morgaine Le Fey | Neron | Neutron | Nightshade | Obsidan | Ocean Master | Parademons | Parasite | Penguin | Pied Piper | Plastique | Poison Ivy | Professor Ivo | Prometheus | Psycho-Pirate | Queen Bee | Queen of Fables | Ra's al Ghul | Rainbow Raider | Rama Khan | Red Death | Red King | Red Panzer | Red Volcano | Riddler | Roulette | Royal Flush Gang | Satanus | Scarecrow | Science Squad | Secret Society of Super Villains | Shadow-Thief | Shaggy Man | Shark | Simon Stagg | Sinestro | Solomon Grundy | Star Sapphire | Starbreaker | Starro | Steppenwolf | Suicide Squad | Superboy-Prime | Tattooed Man | Tenth Circle | Terra-Man | T.O. Morrow | Ultra-Humanite | Vandal Savage | Volcana | Warp | Weather Wizard | White Martians | Wizard |

Movie
Steppenwolf | Parademons | Lex Luthor | Deathstroke | Ares

           Legion of Super-Heroes Villains

Alexis Luthor| Blight | Brainiac | Composite Superman | Computo | Controllers | Cosmic King | Dark Circle | Darkseid | Dominators | Emerald Empress | Evillo | Fatal Five | Glorith | Grimbor | Hunter | Infinite Man | Justice League of Earth | Khunds | Legion of Super-Villains | Leland McCauley | Lightning Lord | Mano | Mordru | Nemesis Kid | Ol-Vir | Omega | Persuader | Pulsar Stragrave | Ra's al Ghul | Roxxas | Saturn Queen | Sklarian Raiders | Starfinger | Sun-Eater | Superboy-Prime | Taurus Gang | Tharok | Time Trapper | Tyr | Universo | Validus | Vandal Savage | White Triangle

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.