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  Which Superhero are you? Quiz
If you really are a superhero then you are able to read this.
This super hero personality test, quiz, survey will help you to see which popular superheros you most resemble.
These superhero's have been in comic books, movies, and TV shows.
www.thesuperheroquiz.com   (218 words)

  
  Superhero - Comixpedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The superhero genre of webcomics is characterised by main characters, who inhabit a generally 'normal' world, with special abilities and a sense of virtuous courage and moral responsibility - leading them typically to battle some great evil, such as a supervillain.
Superhero comics represent the majority of American print comics, and so it is unsurprising that many webcomics incorporate elements of the superhero genre.
The word "Superhero" is covered by a trademark jointly held by DC and Marvel Comics (as a derivative of "Super Hero").
www.comixpedia.org /index.php?title=Superhero&printable=yes   (293 words)

  
 Superhero - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
A superhero is a human being of incredible power, see Alan Shearer who typically fights on the side of good, as opposed to not good.
It is difficult, if not impossible, to arbitrarily designate someone as a superhero, though it is not impossible for fanboys to dress up like their favorite superhero and prance around shamelessly.
Gravity affects superheroes unevenly, in some cases allowing flight, levitation, and the ability to hang off a ledge far longer than should be possible.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Superhero   (1650 words)

  
 The first superhero? (kottke.org)
The earliest superhero I could find reference to was Mandrake the Magician, who debuted in 1934, four years before Superman, who was probably the first popular superhero.
What sets the superhero apart from the "everyday" hero such as the fireman who's job is to do things that might be seen is perfectly heroic, is that the Superhero generally is symbolic.
In this light, the difference between modern superheros and older heros (Jesus, Gilgamesh, Hercules, Arthur) is that the older heroes operated in a religious milieu; their powers were derived from their connection with the divine.
www.kottke.org /05/10/the-first-superhero   (5925 words)

  
 The Tick cartoon gallery of superheroes
The Blowfish Avenger is the sworn protector of New Rochelle.
She is sent to The City by the superhero exchange program where she teams up with Arthur to defeat the wicked Breadmaster and his henchcookies, the Gingerbreadmen.
Sarcastro is one of the students of Tick's superhero class, and he holds the distinction of being the only one to flunk.
www.thetick.ws /tvheroes.html   (2817 words)

  
 CD Baby: SUPERHERO: Fake Lunar Landing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Superhero have been called " The new Coldplay " The missing link between Muse and Radiohead, British rock at it's best, with guitar, piano, irrisistable melody and Lyrics to live your life by.This record will be one of your favorites of the year.
Superhero formed out of a few guys with a desire to write and be heard getting together and fusing their personalities together with music.
Superhero have been compared to the likes of Coldplay, Keane, Snow Patrol, Muse and others.
cdbaby.com /cd/superheromusic2   (401 words)

  
  Marvel Superhero Encyclopedia - To Start- Marvel Superhero Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A superhero is a fictional character who is noted for feats of courage and nobility and who usually has a colorful name and costume and abilities...
Captain Marvel is a comic book superhero created.....was a comic book superhero in...
Information contained herein is deemed accurate and correct, but no warranty is implied or given.
comicscartoons.fanfictionforums.com /marvel-superhero-encyclopedia.html   (166 words)

  
 Superhero
superhero is a fictional character who is noted for feats of courage and nobility, who usually possesses abilities beyond those of normal human beings.
Many superheroes have a colorful and distinctive name and costume.
Since the 1938 debut of Superman, the character who inspired the term superhero and did much to define it, the stories of superheroes — ranging from episodic adventures to decades-long saga — have dominated American comic books and crossed over into several other forms of media.
www.buzznet.com /tags/superhero   (319 words)

  
 Monkeyman Superhero Hoax Encyclopedia Articles @ Whaddya.org   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On May 2, 2003, local newspapers in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK, published a story about mysterious "caped crusader" who appeared to be a real-life superhero.
He was wearing a monkey mask and a cape, and had a large brown "O" emblazoned on his chest.
Find More Information about "Monkeyman superhero hoax" in Whaddya.org's:
216.92.85.60 /encyclopedia/Monkeyman_superhero_hoax   (225 words)

  
 Comic Book Resources - CBR News: The Superhero Trademark FAQ
I believe (and I think that it is an accurate belief) that the term "superhero" has achieved the required "Secondary meaning" in the United States to be eligible for a trademark.
When someone thinks of a superhero, they undoubtedly (which, as I said, would be proven via the use of surveys) think of a product from either DC or Marvel.
The term "superhero" has become distinctly known as coming from DC or Marvel, just like how Band-Aid describes a bandage, but it has acquired secondary meaning as a brand of bandages, even though Band-Aid certainly is a descriptive term.
www.comicbookresources.com /news/newsitem.cgi?id=6992   (1050 words)

  
 How To Be A Web Design Superhero | And all that Malarkey
Malarkey is Andy Clarke, a UK based designer, author and speaker who has a passion for design, CSS and web accessibility.
For budding superheroes, our presentation slides are now online (PDF 13.5Mb).
At the end of the Superhero PDF there is one little mistake and that's the name of Veerle Pieters.
www.stuffandnonsense.co.uk /archives/how_to_be_a_web_design_superhero.html   (1166 words)

  
 Comics Should Be Good: "Superhero" Trademark FAQ
There may be something specific to the superhero trademark that differs from normal trademarks, as other companies hardly ever use the term even, as you say, within the comics.
When someone thinks of a superhero, they undoubtably (which, as I said, we would be able to prove via the use of surveys) think of a product from either DC or a Marvel.
The reason I'm asking is because I created a new "superhero" with an original life story but by doing some research on the net I found that Marvel had a similar superhero with a different name and costume.
goodcomics.blogspot.com /2006/03/superhero-trademark-faq.html   (4883 words)

  
 Buy Superhero Costumes - Adult, Child Super Hero Costume Halloween
Buy Superhero Costumes.com - buy every type of superhero costume including: superman, batman and robin, spiderman, wonder woman, and many more.
Buy Superhero Costumes.com is the web's most complete source for superhero costumes.
Buy Superhero Costumes is a part of Costumes Galore a network of thirteen web sites, which are family owned and operated.
www.buysuperherocostumes.com   (424 words)

  
 superhero, - IceRocket Tag
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blogs.icerocket.com /tag/superhero,   (756 words)

  
 Visible Ink Press : Titles : The Superhero Book: The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Comic-Book Icons and Hollywood Heroes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
These are the traits that define the quintessential superhero whose impossible feats graced the pages of comic books during comics’ Golden and Silver Ages.
With more than 150 full-color illustrations, including dozens of classic comic covers, The Superhero Book is the ultimate A-Z compendium of everyone’s favorite superheroes and their mythology, sidekicks, villains, love interests, superpowers, and modus operandi.
Each significant era of the superhero is explored—the Golden Age (1938—1954), the Silver Age (1956—1969), the Bronze Age (1970—1979), and the Modern Age (1980—present)—providing the reader with a perspective of the hero over the twentieth century and beyond.
www.visibleinkpress.com /title.php?id=58   (1399 words)

  
 Superhero Project
Date is important as it firmly anchors your superhero in the past or the future.
Superhero alias is the name of your superhero.
You may have your superhero telling a joke (like Double Bubble comic strips) or you may show him/her in action at another rescue or you may have him/her advertising healthy lifestyles in a comic strip type poster or advertisement.
www.jilks.com /portfolio/superhero.html   (1093 words)

  
 Masked crusader
Above him, "To Indiana's Silent Victors" is etched in the limestone and sculptures representing men who've fought for justice adorn the 284-foot tall shrine.
"You don't have to have superpowers to be a superhero," Mr.
Plus, he was the first superhero I was introduced to.
www.intakeweekly.com /articles/7/024730-2227-161.html   (884 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Superhero: Music: Stephen Lynch   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the tradition of "A Little Bit Special," Stephen Lynch's "Superhero" is full of some of the sickest and crudest songs your little ears will ever hear.
My favorite songs are "superhero," "priest," "for the ladies," what if that guy from smashing pumpkins lost his car keys?" "d & d," "bowling song," "down to the old pub instead," and "mother's day." They're all really good, in my opinion.
"Superhero" is bound to get some laughs, as well as some looks of disgust from everybody.
www.amazon.com /Superhero-Stephen-Lynch/dp/B00007EL9P   (1075 words)

  
 ABC News: Spider-Man Creator Seeks New Superhero
The creator of Spider-Man and the Incredible Hulk is on the hunt for a new superhero, and he plans to find it on reality TV.
Eleven wannabe superheros whittled down from 200 are set to compete in the show, which is scheduled to premiere July 26 on the Sci-Fi channel.
The winning superhero will be the star of a new comic book created by Lee.
abcnews.go.com /Entertainment/wireStory?id=1929990&CMP=OTC-RSSFeeds0312   (216 words)

  
 The Superhero Dictionary - Home
I have not created any of the Superheroes listed on this web site; all Superheroes are property of their respective companies.
All of the Superhero descriptions used on this site were obtained from various sources (including trading cards and comic books), and are therefore also property of their respective companies.
The definitions were obtained from dictionaries and all images are property of the company printed on the images.
shdictionary.tripod.com   (68 words)

  
 Superhero Journal
Superhero shop is open for a limited time!
I miss you even though you're in the other room.
And now that I have inherited the gene for hyper-efficiency nothing can stop me.
www.superherodesigns.com /journal   (1906 words)

  
 Humorscope Superhero Discovery Page
In fact, most people have a different superhero inside them every day - and it's only by getting in touch with your inner superhero that you can attain your ultimate potential.
Fortunately for you, we've spared no expense to create the ultimate polypsychotronic transdimensional superhero identity calculator, so that you no longer need to wonder who you really are today.
Find out your hidden superhero identity - or your friend's - here!
www.humorscope.com /hero.html   (82 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/superherorocks
Philadelphia's Superhero has built a strong reputation for brilliant songwriting and a stunning live performance.
Charming their audiences with attitude and swagger, this is a band with both musical and stage sensibility that recalls the glory days of rock in a modern realm.
Fantastic show last night--can't believe it was the last SUPERHERO performance.
www.myspace.com /superherorocks   (699 words)

  
 Superhero T-Shirts
In addition to those, we also have superhero t-shirts for Ghost Rider, Captain America, Green Lantern, the Silver Surfer and are always adding new comic book superhero t-shirts.
All of our superhero t-shirts are officially licensed tees and not only look great, but these tee shirts are made to last.
We frequently update our superhero t-shirts sections with new designs so if you don't see the comic book super hero that you are looking for, you probably soon will.
www.teesnthings.com /index.asp?PageAction=VIEWCATS&Category=27   (573 words)

  
 Superhero - Gizmodo   (Site not responding. Last check: )
But becoming a superhero is no small feat.
Looking suspiciously, nay exactly, like the Haier Black Pearl phone we reviewed last month, this Dmobo i-Rock M8 various Batman accessories instead of the generic icons found on the Black Pearl.
No doubt working unapproved from Warner Bros., the phone features the greatest superhero and his various gadgets as icons in the phone.
gizmodo.com /gadgets/superhero   (223 words)

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