The Most Compelling Arch Nemesis Pairings in Fiction

The hero may have saved the day this time, but the constant battle with their arch-nemesis rages ever onward.

Most Compelling Arch Nemesis Pairings in Fiction

The chaotic evil Joker taunts Batman with his pandemonium, compelling our hero to break laws in pursuit of the ultimate villain.

1. Batman and Joker

Luther wants to control the world, and Superman, with his strong morality and adherence to humanity’s law, is the only one who can stop him.

2. Superman and  Lex Luther

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde make a compelling arch-nemesis duo because they’re the same person. Dr. Jekyll attempts to hide his dark side, but he’ll never be able to defeat it.

3. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

The pair share a common past and a deep bond, but their different approaches to living with humans thrust them to opposite sides of the battlefield.

4. Professor X and Magneto

Cheetah’s lust for power and riches seems insatiable, as she constantly attempts to steal valuable items, including Wonder Woman’s Lasso of Truth.

5. Wonder Woman and Cheetah