Difference between revisions of "Superhero"
(New page: A ''superhero'' is a person, usually fictional, who has some or more of the following characteristics: * superpowers not possessed by ordinary human beings * a distinctive costume and...)
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A superhero is a person, usually fictional, who has some or more of the following characteristics:
- superpowers not possessed by ordinary human beings
- a distinctive costume and 'nom du guerre' or 'code name'
- a willingess to use their abilities to fight evildoers
Note that some characters generally regarded as superheroes don't possess all of these traits--Batman, for example, has no superpowers.