This here is a collection of the more famous of Canadian super heroes. I'll be adding entire stories of super heroes
in the Gallery!
Nelvana was the first national Canadian super hero, as well as the first female super hero. She beat the more famous
Wonder Woman by a couple months!
One of the most well-known names in comics of any country, Johnny Canuck was the second Canadian national
super hero. Johnny is well noted for the fact that he faced Hitler himself, 3
Captain Canuck, another famous name in comics, was the first serious Canadian super hero since the 1950's! Created in
1975, he became a big hit when he gained a "time force" power. However, the series ended shortly after, because of money troubles.
It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's Canada's ( and the world's) first super hero! SUPERMAN! Co-created by Canadian Joe
Shuster in 1935, Superman took his first leap in 1939 in the first issue of Action Comics! Originally a super villan used
in Jerry Seigel and Joe Shuster's sci-fi tale "The Reign of the Superman" the hero was soon adapted into a comic. They searched
for a publisher for 4 years, until they finally came across DC comics, and the rest is history!