17 Cosmic Beings From Marvel And DC You Need To Know About

There are a lot of cosmic beings in the Marvel and DC Universe. Extremely powerful, and the most usually bad. These characters make even our fiercest superheroes look like kids. Here are some of the cosmic beings in Marvel and  DC:

The One Above All

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The One Above All is undoubtedly the most powerful character in the Marvel Multiverse. Be it him being omnipresent or omnipotent, he can take on anyone in the multiverse. This character is somewhere where space and time mean nothing to him. With having the immeasurable strength and unlimited energy, he is that power of the Marvel universe who controls all the forces of nature in the entire Marvel Multiverse. There is not a single way in which he can be harmed.



The anti monitor is one of DC’s biggest villains ever is not someone who killed in hundreds of thousands but he is someone who obliterated all the universities accept 5 which was saved by DC superheroes. Also, he is responsible for the new 52 and everything that has happened after the ‘Crisis on Infinite Earths’ series. Not just that he is responsible for killing some of the biggest Super Heroes such as Supergirl and Barry Allen.


Thanos is no stranger to anyone. The mad titan who at the time of his birth was to be killed by his father, grew up to be someone who wields the Infinity Gauntlet. A lover of death and killer of many Avengers, he is one of the strongest cosmic beings in the Marvel universe.


Ares is one of Wonder Woman fiercest enemies and not just that is also the God of War. Well, let’s just take into consideration that how many was has been raised on earth and how much bloodshed has spread. These all are doing of Ares and he has an endless desire for wars because if there are no more was he will no longer exist.


Galactus or as he’s known, the devourer was not someone who always had a planet for his meal. He was once a hero, who tried to save his own universe but couldn’t. All died and he sucked up all the cosmic energy, after which he became Galactus. What’s worse is the guy who once wanted to save all have to now destroy them all.


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Darkseid’s actual name was Prince Uxas, who planned to take control of his world, Apokolips and kill his brother, he succeeded in doing both and more than that, absorbed his brother’s Omega level powers and came into being as a rock-skinned God. He is very powerful and has powers such as telekinesis, omnipotence, time travel etc. Also his Omega Beam never misses its target. With all this, he’s destroyed a number of planets.


Dormammu I’ve come to bargain is a term that all the Doctor Strange fans remember. The Lord of the Dark Dimension, someone who even while being in his own dimension has his minions such as Mordo trying to take over this world is a real strong villain.

Doctor Manhattan

Doctor Manhattan though earlier was an earthling, later went on to become a cosmic being. Powered up by the nuclear power he could now be at many places at the same time and could create matter of his own. So powerful yet so helpless when it came to stopping his teammate from destroying New York.


We all met Ego recently as the father of Star Lord in the Guardians of the Galaxy 2. A cosmic being, who is also a planet, trying to make the whole world himself, this villain was hated by all for being such a cunning character and a reason for the death of Yondu.


He is an extra-dimensional demon, who had a lot of children, all killed by their mothers in order to stop Trigon’s evil prowess to increase and his rise to other dimensions. Raven survived though, and he used her in order to take control of Earth, but failed.


Mephisto is the Devil of the Marvel Universe, someone who even warped the reality a number of times. Remember him killing off Peter and MJ’s marriage in order to save aunt May’s life? Yeah, he is that strong.


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Parallax’s origin is really great. Born at the time of the dawn of the universe, he is the purest embodiment of fear. One of the greatest villains of the DC Universe, he has taken over many superheroes including Super, Wonder Woman and most famously Hal Jordan.

The Beyonder

The Beyonder is someone who actually pulls the strings. He will be someone who doesn’t just defeat the heroes but does not do much by himself as he makes them fight each other, or use other villains to do this.


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He from the planet Maltus, the planet from where even the Guardians are. He was a scientist who was very fascinated about the creation of the universe & wanted to go back in time and see the Big Bang with his own eyes. He does this and because of his invention’s explosion multiple universes were created and parallel dimensions too. Not just this he is also responsible for the creation of the Anti-monitor.

Michael Demiurgos

Michael Demiurgos is another immortal character from DC comics who has the powers to do anything and become anything. He has the powers similar to Spectre along with powers that include sonic cry, acidic blood, ability to communicate with animals.

Lucifer Morningstar

Lucifer Morningstar is the second most powerful character of DC only after The Presence. He can be called as the Marvel’s version of the Living Tribunal in terms of power. He has powers that include cosmic awareness, invisibility, super speed, super strength, telekinesis, dimensional manipulation, and much more.

The Presence

The almighty and the most powerful being of DC comics who can be called as DC’s version of Marvel’s The One Above All. He has the powers that are no match for any other entity. He has the powers “whatever you can think of” and he is immortal. He is all-powerful, can be anything and can be anywhere he wants.

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