#1 Posted by babylinkz (546 posts) - - Show Bio

this is a battle of respect.....witch charcter should get more respect from the public .....thoughts ?

#2 Posted by babylinkz (546 posts) - - Show Bio

the public within their individual worlds

#3 Posted by Morpheus_ (29873 posts) - - Show Bio
Both are awesome. It's hard to say who should be more respected given their achievements through the years.
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#4 Posted by ReVamp (22865 posts) - - Show Bio

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

#5 Edited by nickthedevil (12576 posts) - - Show Bio

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff, spidey was keeping up with a social life, taking care of his aunt may, working on school work, saving lives

through complete determination, he gets past the odds... WITH or WITHOUT prep.

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

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#6 Posted by ReVamp (22865 posts) - - Show Bio

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

#7 Edited by nickthedevil (12576 posts) - - Show Bio

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

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#8 Edited by Saren (25688 posts) - - Show Bio

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

Batman has earned Darkseid's respect. The lord of Apokolips actually commended his strategic skill.

With regard to the OP, I vote Spider-Man. Peter's built himself up from nothing to what he is today. Bruce is awesome but he's always had the Wayne fortune to back him.

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#9 Posted by nickthedevil (12576 posts) - - Show Bio

@CitizenBane said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

Batman has earned Darkseid's respect. The lord of Apokolips actually commended his strategic skill.

With regards to the OP, I vote Spider-Man. Peter's built himself up from nothing to what he is today. Bruce is awesome but he's always had the Wayne fortune to back him.

ditto, don't get me wrong, i've been a batman fanboy since i was 6, but come on.... spidey definately deserves more in regards to PR

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#10 Posted by ReVamp (22865 posts) - - Show Bio

@CitizenBane said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

Batman has earned Darkseid's respect. The lord of Apokolips actually commended his strategic skill.

With regard to the OP, I vote Spider-Man. Peter's built himself up from nothing to what he is today. Bruce is awesome but he's always had the Wayne fortune to back him.

Wait, is the public like, our public in RL or the public in comic book-dom?

#11 Posted by nickthedevil (12576 posts) - - Show Bio

@ReVamp said:

@CitizenBane said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

Batman has earned Darkseid's respect. The lord of Apokolips actually commended his strategic skill.

With regard to the OP, I vote Spider-Man. Peter's built himself up from nothing to what he is today. Bruce is awesome but he's always had the Wayne fortune to back him.

Wait, is the public like, our public in RL or the public in comic book-dom?

public in their own respective worlds.

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#12 Posted by kcaz (1371 posts) - - Show Bio

of course batman deserves more respect. he fought off guys with superpowers with nothing but his wits, body and will.he gained the respect of darkseid,amanda waller and others. if he was given superpowers,like becoming a green lantern, he will be unstoppable

#13 Posted by ReVamp (22865 posts) - - Show Bio

Ah. Spiderman then.

#14 Posted by comicdude23 (11399 posts) - - Show Bio

Tough one. Spider-Man has been the people's hero and has given a nice flamboyant persona and has tackled much tougher battles. NYC have gotten to love him and respect him. Batman is a-lot more serious and takes life more seriously, he has a dangerous approach to criminals and usually scares the crap out of them. Batman is quite antisocial and it takes time for him to trust you. Don't be fooled by my avatar, I like Batman a bit more than Spider-Man. But Wayne was always born into a Billion Dollar fortune, Spider-Man was a teenager when he first became Spider-Man and was just a normal person.  
 
I'd have to say Spider-Man deserves more respect from the public within his Universe because he has taken tougher battles and hasn't a fortune to back him. But from the reader I say Batman.

#15 Posted by babylinkz (546 posts) - - Show Bio

its a tuff call..........spidey gots power unlike bat, but bat has was given a head start with money and an easy life, time to train and plan and money to waste to create weapons that make fighting easy. spider man i think started off fighting big power villins were as batman started off with street levelers...if that helps . intrested to hear more of people thoughts

#16 Posted by rpgr (331 posts) - - Show Bio

I say Peter, Batman getting too much respect actually works against his way of operation. Peter is more like Dick than Bruce. With Bruce, he needs that fear to gain respect of criminals, fear and public respect don't go hand in hand. Bruce goes overboard to seriously hurt (but not kill) his targets.

#17 Posted by KainScion (2973 posts) - - Show Bio

@kcaz: really ?? again with the unstoppable GL? if they're so ALMIGHTY, so POWERFUL with the hell do they keep losing battles??!?! the only truly amazing GL feat i've seen (and is truly how he does it, not fanboy PIS) is Sinestro from the new line. he restored a brigde, saved everybody, humiliated hal in a blink of an eye. the rest are just punks.

as for the topic, petey gets my vote. he started being spider-man in high-school. a teenager. he was still an A+ student. no money, had to take care of May, and ocasionally had a girlfriend. bruce had all that money, all that time and when did he start fighting crime?? at least in his 30s. oh and peter didnt even have a fancy teachers and trainers. nope good old fashion will. and he is liked by everybody!! so respect spidey!! batman you douche.

#18 Posted by kcaz (1371 posts) - - Show Bio
@KainScion said:

@kcaz: really ?? again with the unstoppable GL? if they're so ALMIGHTY, so POWERFUL with the hell do they keep losing battles??!?! the only truly amazing GL feat i've seen (and is truly how he does it, not fanboy PIS) is Sinestro from the new line. he restored a brigde, saved everybody, humiliated hal in a blink of an eye. the rest are just punks.

as for the topic, petey gets my vote. he started being spider-man in high-school. a teenager. he was still an A+ student. no money, had to take care of May, and ocasionally had a girlfriend. bruce had all that money, all that time and when did he start fighting crime?? at least in his 30s. oh and peter didnt even have a fancy teachers and trainers. nope good old fashion will. and he is liked by everybody!! so respect spidey!! batman you douche.

i did not say unstoppable GL. i just said that it was one of many way batman can get superpowers. GLs are powerful but they are not the best. GLs are only as powerful as their own minds. if they have very strong, unbreakable will, their beams are powerful. if not, the beam are weak.
#19 Posted by Saren (25688 posts) - - Show Bio

@kcaz said:

@KainScion said:

@kcaz: really ?? again with the unstoppable GL? if they're so ALMIGHTY, so POWERFUL with the hell do they keep losing battles??!?! the only truly amazing GL feat i've seen (and is truly how he does it, not fanboy PIS) is Sinestro from the new line. he restored a brigde, saved everybody, humiliated hal in a blink of an eye. the rest are just punks.

as for the topic, petey gets my vote. he started being spider-man in high-school. a teenager. he was still an A+ student. no money, had to take care of May, and ocasionally had a girlfriend. bruce had all that money, all that time and when did he start fighting crime?? at least in his 30s. oh and peter didnt even have a fancy teachers and trainers. nope good old fashion will. and he is liked by everybody!! so respect spidey!! batman you douche.

i did not say unstoppable GL. i just said that it was one of many way batman can get superpowers. GLs are powerful but they are not the best. GLs are only as powerful as their own minds. if they have very strong, unbreakable will, their beams are powerful. if not, the beam are weak.

You didn't really need to defend your opinion; if anyone says a DC character is strong or powerful KainScion considers it a personal offense.

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#20 Posted by KainScion (2973 posts) - - Show Bio

@CitizenBane: oh please. you are the most narrow minded person on the vine. so shut up about me. i just wanted to point out that they are not invincible, that from what i've seen and read they get they asses handed to them a lot and that whenever anybody sees a battle with a GL involved they think of that GL as the most willful person in the universe or blitzes or something idiotic. i just wanted to point out that. and yeah, you kinda have to defend your statements with at least logic or examples or something. unlike how you do it. you say it the mother f'in truth. god said to you and we idiots just have to take your word for it, no doubt, no questions. i will not!

#21 Posted by KainScion (2973 posts) - - Show Bio

@kcaz: thank you for your input and clarification.

#22 Edited by Saren (25688 posts) - - Show Bio

@KainScion said:

@CitizenBane: oh please. you are the most narrow minded person on the vine. so shut up about me. i just wanted to point out that they are not invincible, that from what i've seen and read they get they asses handed to them a lot and that whenever anybody sees a battle with a GL involved they think of that GL as the most willful person in the universe or blitzes or something idiotic. i just wanted to point out that. and yeah, you kinda have to defend your statements with at least logic or examples or something. unlike how you do it. you say it the mother f'in truth. god said to you and we idiots just have to take your word for it, no doubt, no questions. i will not!

I don't see how I'm the most narrow minded person on the Vine while you're hanging around. No one with any sense thinks GL's are invincible or that they are the most powerful beings in the universe. Show me threads where people have claimed that. Live up to your own words, defend your statement if you can. I can throw logic and examples at you all day long. The only thing you ever do on this site is run around whining about how DC characters are overrated, and then act surprised when people label it idiocy. Please show me where I've claimed things without logic or examples. I'd like to see this. If you can't, which you can't, quit while you have some semblance of dignity.

You will not? Good for you. I'm out of cookies, though.

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#23 Posted by KainScion (2973 posts) - - Show Bio

@CitizenBane: check your posts. you'll see it. and i admit i'm a little hatin when it comes to DC, but who isnt?? but there are some dc characters i have much love for.

#24 Posted by Saren (25688 posts) - - Show Bio

@KainScion said:

@CitizenBane: check your posts. you'll see it. and i admit i'm a little hatin when it comes to DC, but who isnt?? but there are some dc characters i have much love for.

That's a very convenient way to say "I was talking out of my ass, I have no proof for anything I said". I know my posts better than anyone else on this site. I don't need to check them.

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#25 Posted by Nefarious (20461 posts) - - Show Bio

Spider-Man FTW.

#26 Posted by zigzag321 (11 posts) - - Show Bio

@babylinkz: batman, an easy life?? his parents where gunned downed right in front of his eyes and he lived alone with only alfred to keep him company. do u call that an easy life?

#27 Posted by jeanroygrant (20191 posts) - - Show Bio

spiderman

#28 Posted by Huntress_of_the_Dark (112 posts) - - Show Bio

Batman will win. Parker is to mentally unstable to put up any good strategies against Batman.

#29 Posted by PikminMania (4628 posts) - - Show Bio

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

He didn't do anything except completely wreck Spider-man in a fight and showed him that he is nothing compared to DOOM!! I'm referring to the classic Spider-man #5

#30 Posted by PikminMania (4628 posts) - - Show Bio

@KainScion said:

@CitizenBane: oh please. you are the most narrow minded person on the vine. so shut up about me. i just wanted to point out that they are not invincible, that from what i've seen and read they get they asses handed to them a lot and that whenever anybody sees a battle with a GL involved they think of that GL as the most willful person in the universe or blitzes or something idiotic. i just wanted to point out that. and yeah, you kinda have to defend your statements with at least logic or examples or something. unlike how you do it. you say it the mother f'in truth. god said to you and we idiots just have to take your word for it, no doubt, no questions. i will not!

Someone needs to take a chillpill.. geez buddy

#31 Posted by BringnIt (3809 posts) - - Show Bio

@PikminMania said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

He didn't do anything except completely wreck Spider-man in a fight and showed him that he is nothing compared to DOOM!! I'm referring to the classic Spider-man #5

From what I recall that battle was basically a draw?

#32 Posted by Dex_Starr (4772 posts) - - Show Bio

@Morpheus_ said:

Both are awesome. It's hard to say who should be more respected given their achievements through the years.

I agree with this.

#33 Posted by Dex_Starr (4772 posts) - - Show Bio

@CitizenBane said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

@nickthedevil said:

@ReVamp said:

Batman. He's achieved more with the cards he was given.

thats because he's been given ALL the cards.

while batman had nothing better to do except sit in his batcave training, or inventing stuff

Spidey isn't self-destructive, he is still is very well liked in the hero community... Batman's a D-bag.

Regardless of what he is, Batman is a normal Human being and he confronts head to head with gods, aliens and all that stuff. Read the 90s JLA and you'll know what I mean. His horizons are much broader. I don't know why you think personality has anything to do with it though...

in regards to public opinion? yea, it really does matter.

EDIT: Spidey told off Dr. Doom before, IN HIS FACE and Doom didn't do anything to him... said he appreciated him, and repsected him.

Batman has earned Darkseid's respect. The lord of Apokolips actually commended his strategic skill.

With regard to the OP, I vote Spider-Man. Peter's built himself up from nothing to what he is today. Bruce is awesome but he's always had the Wayne fortune to back him.

He did get that radioactive spider for free though.

#34 Posted by jashro44 (21923 posts) - - Show Bio

I like the web head a bit more...But I have respect for both. There both simply awesome. This is a draw for sure imo. They were inspired by the same thing (the death of a loved one*s*) and they both have some pretty insane will power as well.

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#35 Posted by PikminMania (4628 posts) - - Show Bio

@BringnIt: The fight ended with Spider-man on the ground about to be destroyed by Doom. The FF came though, so Doom left the scene. As a matter of fact, throughout the whole issue Dr. Doom was pwning Spider-man, all Spidey did was get one hit in.

#36 Posted by jeanroygrant (20191 posts) - - Show Bio

spidey

#37 Posted by TypH (389 posts) - - Show Bio

this one is a hard one, both are good in there own rights, I'd like to see Bats when but I think Spidey might have too many tricks up his webs.

#38 Posted by jojjimbo (2472 posts) - - Show Bio

Both.

#39 Posted by terry2012 (5223 posts) - - Show Bio