Superman punches

#1 Posted by JohnnyZ256 (2302 posts) - - Show Bio

Could normal Superman kill the following, at their strongest levels, with one punch?

A) Megatron

B) Hellboy

C) normal-level Hulk

D) Spider-Man

E) Wolverine

F) Colossus

G) Krang

H) King Kong

I) Godzilla

#2 Edited by Squalleon (4492 posts) - - Show Bio

Depends on what you mean strongest levels.........for example spiderman once wielded the power cosmic :-P anyway

A) NO (i think TFs are pretty tough)

B) YES

C) NO (not sure)

D) YES

E) YES

F) YES

G) YES

H) YES

I) -

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#3 Posted by Skunkstein (591 posts) - - Show Bio

@JohnnyZ256 said:

Could normal Superman kill the following, at their strongest levels, with one punch?

A) Megatron

B) Hellboy

C) normal-level Hulk

D) Spider-Man

E) Wolverine

F) Colossus

G) Krang

H) King Kong

I) Godzilla

A) Megatron - I dont know, yes, maybe? How tough are Transformers?

B) Hellboy - Yes

C) normal-level Hulk - No

D) Spider-Man - Yes

E) Wolverine - No

F) Colossus - Yes

G) Krang - Yes

H) King Kong - Yes

I) Godzilla - movie version, yes... comic book version, no...

#4 Posted by SmashBrawler (5576 posts) - - Show Bio

@Skunkstein said:

I) Godzilla - movie version, yes... comic book version, no...

No way Superman can kill the most powerful version of Godzilla with one punch.

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#5 Posted by Skunkstein (591 posts) - - Show Bio

@SmashBrawler said:

@Skunkstein said:

I) Godzilla - movie version, yes... comic book version, no...

No way Superman can kill the most powerful version of Godzilla with one punch.

Isnt the comic book version much stronger? Honestly my knowledge about Godzilla isnt very big...

#6 Posted by SmashBrawler (5576 posts) - - Show Bio

@Skunkstein said:

@SmashBrawler said:

@Skunkstein said:

I) Godzilla - movie version, yes... comic book version, no...

No way Superman can kill the most powerful version of Godzilla with one punch.

Isnt the comic book version much stronger? Honestly my knowledge about Godzilla isnt very big...

If we're talking japanese Godzilla, no (post-Heisei era though, although I'm not entirely sure Superman could kill the original Godzilla with one punch only). If we're talking about Zilla, then Superman would not only kill him, he would obliterate him.

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#7 Posted by JohnnyZ256 (2302 posts) - - Show Bio

It's hard to give a definite 'yes' for Krang. The durability of the talking brain might be very high, for all we know.

#8 Posted by PowerHerc (82612 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes to all but the Hulk and maybe Hellboy.

#9 Posted by Night Thrasher (3653 posts) - - Show Bio

@JohnnyZ256 said:

Could normal Superman kill the following, at their strongest levels, with one punch?

A) Megatron

B) Hellboy

C) normal-level Hulk

D) Spider-Man

E) Wolverine

F) Colossus

G) Krang

H) King Kong

I) Godzilla

A) No

B) Yes

C) No

D) Yes

E) No

F) No

G) Yes

H) Yes

I) IDK...which one...1998 movie version...I hope so and do it soon!

#10 Edited by Press Oblivion (1643 posts) - - Show Bio

@JohnnyZ256 said:

Could normal Superman kill the following, at their strongest levels, with one punch?

A) Megatron (YES)

The impact from a full force punch would collapse his chest and the residual force of the concussion of the hit would rend him ASUNDER. Imagine if the Megatron had an A-Bomb in his chest and it went off.

B) Hellboy (I DON"T KNOW)

But I would lean towards yes given my statement above. Historically Superman has problems with mystical events and characters.

C) normal-level Hulk (YES)

Superman's speed could overwhelm the Hulk's reflexes, placing a Punch to the temple could render the brain dysfunctional (dead). with the brain shut down, there's no electrical signal to direct the body to start the repair process.

D) Spider-Man (YES)

No contest here. Superman overwhelms Spider-Man on on every level.

E) Wolverine (YES)

Wolverine is the most over rated character in the history of comics. See my answer for A. I also see Wolverine's rib cage punched through his flesh like an airbag.

F) Colossus (YES) with the Gem of Cyttorak (I'm not sure)

Until recently Colossus has been a lower strength level than the Hulk. I think Superman's Speed also plays a a factor but the mystical element here throws a huge wrench in to the scenario but it's usually about spells and perception. Juggernaut is a character about force and Superman has that in spades . . . Im on that fence about this one.

G) Krang (YES)

See A

H) King Kong (YES)

Think of Superman's Punch like a Bullet to the head of creature that large with the fantastic destructive force of an A-Bomb. Any creature of flesh an bone could not withstand that kind of impact.

I) Godzilla YES)

Same as above

#11 Posted by SmashBrawler (5576 posts) - - Show Bio

@Press Oblivion said:

I) Godzilla YES)

Same as above

I don't know why people keep understimating Godzilla. He's not in King Kong's level.

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#12 Edited by Press Oblivion (1643 posts) - - Show Bio

I might underestimate him because I don't know a great deal about him. But I can swear that I've seen Godzilla bloodied by lesser characters or armament than what Superman is capable of.

#13 Posted by jobbernos (1420 posts) - - Show Bio

@JohnnyZ256 said:

Could normal Superman kill the following, at their strongest levels, with one punch?

A) Megatron

B) Hellboy

C) normal-level Hulk

D) Spider-Man

E) Wolverine

F) Colossus

G) Krang

H) King Kong

I) Godzilla

yes

yes

no but it may knock him out

yes

same as hulk

yes

yes

yes

yes

#14 Posted by guttridgeb (4831 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes to all of them but Hulk, some versions of Godzilla and possibly Hellboy.

#15 Posted by Onemoreposter (4004 posts) - - Show Bio

@JohnnyZ256: Not holding back, Superman kills them all.

Except for Colossus is he possess's the Juggernaut's powers and possibly the Hulk. I'm not sure what his base strength, durability is these days, but I don't think it's enough to resist getting his skull caved in by a Superman not holding back.

#16 Posted by termiteone4ever (7125 posts) - - Show Bio

YEs to all the speed of the punch is enough to kill any of these Heroes or villains .

#17 Posted by AmazingScrewOnHead (704 posts) - - Show Bio

A) Yes

B) Nope

C) Nope

D) Splat

E) Probally

F) Splat

G) Yes

H) Yes

I) Hell no, Godzilla kills superman afterwards.

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