Marvel has so far been the more successful film franchise over DC Comics. The Disney owned Marvel Cinematic Universe has so far included 21 movies. DC Comics movies, however, have been hit and miss though are currently on the up with Wonder Woman, Aquaman, and Shazam.
Which is more popular, Marvel or DC Comics?
According to SEMrush, Marvel movies have a higher interest according to search volume.
Marvel movies have 67.51 percent of all search volume.
This leaves DC Comics with only 32.49 percent, with 22.8 thousand searches.
This means Marvel movies are twice as searched for than DC Comics movies.
But heading into 2019, the most anticipated film according to search volume is DC Comic’s Shazam.
The research, however, does not seem to take into account the group movies from Marvel.
Captain Marvel was more searched for than Wonder Woman.
However, Black Panther and Venom turned out to be the most popular superheroes in 2018.
They beat out classic superheroes like Spiderman, Batman and even the classic Avengers like Iron Man and Thor.
Avengers: Endgame, however, may be the most anticipated movie of 2019, not just out of superhero movies.
Some of the questions people are googling about Marvel and DC Comics movies include:
“Who is faster Flash or Superman?” and “Should I watch Deadpool with my parents?”
“Does Venom eat people? and “Can a lightsaber cut through Captain America’s shield? “
In regards to Captain Marvel, many people were curious as to how she got her powers.
People also searched for whether Captain Marvel is stronger than Thor.
Marvel and DC Comics have been pitted against each other by fans for decades.
But both comic book stalwarts have created long lasting icons worldwide.
DC Comics’ latest movie Shazam is now playing in cinemas. Avengers: Endgame is out in UK cinemas on Thursday, April 25, 2019.