... are well known including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, The Joker, Green Lantern, The Flash and many more. Marvel Studios only as 56% of their catalog which maybe 27,000-30,000 characters. All of which are less well known and B or D list heroes. Their well known A-List heroes belong to other studios such as Fox & Sony. Spider-Man is the only property that is an a-list for marvel. DC has way more iconic characters than Marvel. When i was a kid i played with Batman & Superman toys. They fought The Joker and ither DC villains. Never did i ever have anything Marvel until Iron Man came out. I actually didn't know what marvel was until Iron Manan came out. I only knew Spider-man & the X-Men.