Top 5 Marvel’s Mexican Superheroes (1 Villain Included)

1. Cheetah

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Cheetah is the only villain on this list, but he deserved his spot.  He makes his first appearance in Captain Marvel no.48/49 (1977). His real name is Esteban Carracus, and he comes straight from the Mexico City. When Sentry 459 went on to destroy Mexico city, Esteban was on the way of one of the Sentry 459’s energy beams. This somehow managed to leave Esteban with mutant powers. From that point on, Esteban takes the name Cheetah, because of his strong resemblance to that animal. He was given incredible strength, and he could run at the speed of 121 km/h.

Esteban was on the way of one of the Sentry 459’s energy beams. This somehow managed to leave Esteban with mutant powers. From that point on, Esteban takes the name Cheetah, because of his strong resemblance to that animal. He was given incredible strength, and he could run at the speed of 121 km/h.

In addition to this, Cheetah featured claws and fangs that were serving him well during the combat. However, he was a criminal, and eventually he got killed by the Punisher.

2. Reptil

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Humberto Lopez was just ordinary boy, whose parents were paleontologists. Eventually, they dug up a crystallized bone of unknown origin, and a part of that bone was put into a medallion, and given to Humberto. It turns out that this gives Humberto an amazing power – he can get the abilities of any dinosaur he thinks of. Also, he has a special sense that allows him to know when dinosaurs and other reptiles are near.

Eventually, Humberto is approached by S.H.I.E.L.D. and he goes through training process, with superheroine Tigra at the place of a team leader. The main reason for this is that organization wanted to stop Stegra’s plan of dinosaurs reviving. Out of all Mexican superheroes

Also, he has a special sense that allows him to know when dinosaurs and other reptiles are near. Eventually, Humberto is approached by S.H.I.E.L.D. and he goes through training process, with superheroine Tigra at the place of a team leader. The main reason for this is that organization wanted to stop Stegra’s plan of dinosaurs reviving. Out of all Mexican superheroes Marvel has ever created, Reptil could easily be the most lovable one.

3. Rictor

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Rictor appears in the one of the many X-Men storylines, and he is first introduced in 1987. His real name is Julio Esteban Richter, and his superpowers include ability to cause earthquakes and transport earth matter in any other way. He can release a great amount of energy into anything he wished, and this means that organic objects could very easily explode, similar to the non-organic. Also, Rictor is maybe most notable because he is first Marvel character to kiss someone of his own sex (Shatterstar). from that point on, Rictor has been classified as openly gay superhero, and he has completely come to terms with his sexual preferences.

He can release a great amount of energy into anything he wished, and this means that organic objects could very easily explode, similar to the non-organic. Also, Rictor is maybe most notable because he is first Marvel character to kiss someone of his own sex (Shatterstar). from that point on, Rictor has been classified as openly gay superhero, and he has completely come to terms with his sexual preferences.

Also, Rictor is maybe most notable because he is first Marvel character to kiss someone of his own sex (Shatterstar). from that point on, Rictor has been classified as openly gay superhero, and he has completely come to terms with his sexual preferences.

4. Araña/Spider-Girl

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Anya Corazon is a girl with Mexican origins, living in Brooklyn, and one of the coolest Mexican superheroes. She is mortally wounded when she finds herself in the middle of the conflict between two clans: The Spider Society and The Sisterhood of Wasp. She gets saved by Miguel, from The Spider Society. She survives, but she wakes up with

She survives, but she wakes up with tattoo in a shape of a spider. From that moment, Anya seems to be having spider-like abilities. She has superhuman strength, agility, reflexes etc. together with the ability to stick to solid surfaces. She goes on to fight against Hunter, who is a member of The Sisterhood of Wasp.

She goes on to fight against Hunter, who is a member of The Sisterhood of Wasp.

 

5. Ghost Rider (Robbie Reyes)

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Robbie Reyes appears as a Ghost rider in 2014. He is of Mexican-American origins, and he lives in the LA with his disabled brother.

Eventually, he enters a street race because he hopes that they would be able to move away if he wins the prize.However, he gets killed by a gang, and he is eventually resurrected as the new Ghost Rider.

Later, he teams up with the spirit of his dead uncle, satanic serial killer, in order to kill evil people. Also, he is one of the bad-asses, and that separates him from other Mexican superheroes.

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