List of Asian superheroes

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This is a list of Asian superheroes. Over the years, comic books, television and film have delivered a sampling of characters of East Asian, Southeast Asian, South Asian and West Asian descent.

East Asian[edit]

Chinese[edit]

Hong Kongese[edit]

Japanese[edit]

Korean[edit]

Taiwanese[edit]

Tibetan[edit]

Southeast Asian[edit]

Cambodian[edit]

Filipino[edit]

Indonesian[edit]

Vietnam[edit]

MrEmmmaWatson from Runescape. Rank 84

Malaysian[edit]

  • Cicak Man, the protagonist of a 2006,2008 Malaysian film and up coming 2015
  • Kluang man
  • Obscura : DC Comic character
  • Ryujin Juwara 2014 Malaysia superhero
  • Boboiboy

Singaporean[edit]

South Asian[edit]

Indian[edit]

Pakistani[edit]

Bangladeshi[edit]

Afghan[edit]

Bhutanese[edit]

  • Wakila - The Guardian (Bhutan) from The 99

Sri Lankan[edit]

West Asian[edit]

Arabian[edit]

Israeli/Palestinian[edit]

  • Hayoth (Israeli superhero team)
  • Iron Butterfly (Kahina Eskandari; A Palestinian female superhero with the ability of ferrokinesis (control over any and all metallic substances). She is a member of the Shadow Cabinet)
  • Seraph (Israeli member of the Global Guardians)
  • Sabra (An Israeli superhero)

Turkish[edit]

Syrian[edit]

Iraqi[edit]

  • Aminedi (member of the Iraqi superhuman military team known as Desert Sword)
  • Black Raazer (member of the Iraqi superhuman military team known as Desert Sword)
  • Sirocco (member of the Iraqi superhuman military team known as Desert Sword)
  • Veil (member of the Iraqi superhuman military team known as Desert Sword)

Iranian/Persian[edit]

  • Sirocco (Iranian superhero and ally of Superman)
  • Super-Shayk (Iranian superhero introduced in 52 #12)
  • Jaleel the Majestic (Atash Azria) Pyrokinetic member of the 99
  • Rustam (Raza Kattuah) Member of the Suicide Squad in the DC comics
  • The Prince (Prince of Persia), the video game character who is not a superhero but an adventurer who has saved the world several times.

Lebanese[edit]

Ancient[edit]

  • Gilgamesh (member of the Eternal's and whose legend is of Mesopotamian origin, member of The Avengers)
  • Armstrong (Aram Anni-Padda, one of three immortal brothers from ancient Sumeria)
  • Eternal Warrior (Gilad Anni-Padda, one of three immortal brothers from ancient Sumeria)
  • Timewalker (Ivar Anni-Padda, one of three immortal brothers from ancient Sumeria)
  • Azazel Father of Nightcrawler, originates from Ancient Mesopotamia.

Fictional[edit]

  • Black Adam (protector of Kahndaq)
  • Sinbad (Davood Nassur, a Quraci teenager with telekinetic abilities, from Superman series 2 #48)
  • Rayhan Mazin Quraci Metahuman with weather control.

Eurasian/Biracial Asian[edit]

Other Asian characters[edit]

References[edit]