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10 Pokémon And Their DC Superhero Counterparts

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With over 900 Pokémon in the franchise to choose from, certain Pocket Monsters would make perfect companions for some of DC Comics' greatest heroes.

If the heroes of the DC Comics universe crossed over with the magnificent creatures of the Pokémon universe, companionships would naturally form between like-minded, similar duos. DC has created iconic characters since the 1930s, beginning with Superman in Action Comics #1 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The comic powerhouse has only strengthened its legacy for nearly 90 years, entering the arenas of film, television, animation, and video games.

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Pokémon: Red & Green were the first Pokémon Game Boy games released in Japan in 1996. Pokémon has become a fixture in manga, anime, and gaming ever since. Their roster of 151 species from the first Generation has grown to 905. Certain heroes and Pokémon from these two rich properties go together like Eevee and a Water Stone.

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Batman made his first appearance in Detective Comics #27 (1939) by Bob Kane and Bill Finger. His dark brooding appearance, tenacity, and quest for justice and vengeance has earned him the title of the Dark Knight. With enough prep time Batman can overcome anything.

Corviknight is a Flying/Steel-type Pokémon introduced in Generation VIII and evolves from Corvisquire. It resembles a large raven and is protected by steel-reinforced feathers that mimic plate armor. It can scare off any Pokémon in the Galar Region due to its strength, intelligence, and flying skills, making it the “dark knight” of Pokémon.

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