Merry Christmas, everyone!
Santa Claus, every child had for once dreamt and craved for a gift-wrapped piece of affection from this individual. But did you know that Santa Claus doubles up as a superhero existing in both the Marvel and DC Universes?
Santa Claus and Superman in Action Comics.
Santa Claus, real name Kris Kringle, with notable alias Saint Nicholas, is an immortal being in the DC Universe. He has abilities like magic and charisma, which is to gather trust and inspire hope among the people. He has appeared in various Christmas and Holiday special issues of popular
storylines like Batman and Superman. Constantine once snorted a powder made from Santa’s skeleton as cocaine for his ritual.
Santa vs Lobo. Image Credits : DC Comics
Our beloved Santa also has had a severe run-in with Lobo, in DC Comic’s Lobo Paramilitary Christmas Special.
Santa Claus in Marvel Comics. Image Credits: Marvel Comics
Marvel also has a similar rendition of the character, with apperances in Thor’s storyline, where he is supposed to be another form of Odin. He also appears in WWII as a hostage under the Nazis and in X Men as “the most powerful mutant ever registered”.
Marvel’s Super Hero Adventures: Frost Fight
Santa also appeared in Marvel Super Hero Adventures: Frost Fight (2015 movie), where Loki and Ymir try to take over his power.
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