There have, over the years, been many alternate futures in comic books and future versions of the heroes we love.
Often these storylines feature an evil version of a well-known superhero,
corrupted by the dark terrors the future holds: like an evil version of
the Hulk who has gone crazy from gamma poisoning, or the Injustice
series, where Superman has become a dictator.
There is something special, however, about those times that the window into a hero's future shows us a character who can not only go toe to toe with their predecessor, but are actually better than the original.
the mantle of the superhero has been passed down to some new young hero
trying to prove their worth, while other times the future version of the hero
is just an older incarnation of the original character. Either way, these new heroes bring something new and exciting to the existing mythos.
takes something special for a future version of a hero to be better
than the classic original, but here is a look at ten future heroes who do