It was inevitable that video games and comic book superheroes - two of the most beloved hobbies of children young and old - would cross paths, and ever since the first hero or villain was adapted into pixel form, comic fans have been lining up to see these icons in action. Unfortunately, not all of the combinations have been winning one. In fact, there are likely more failures than successes.
However, the tide seems to be turning. With superheroes taking over the box office, video game dominance may not be far behind. So to honor those that have yet to come, we look back at those which proved the genre could thrive in the first place.
Here is our list of the Top 10 Superhero Video Games.