When Comic Book Villains and Heroes Get Old: A Gallery

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Since superheroes are well, super, you don’t necessarily think of them losing any of their powers. And you most certainly don’t think of them as older people. Are they even people? I guess that’s a different subject entirely. But what if superheroes succumbed to the perils of old age? What would they look like? How would they try to live? Italian cartoonist Donald Soffritti imagines the later years of superheroes, with hilarious results.

Check them out below!

Captain America

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Batman and Robin

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Catwoman

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The Penguin

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Mr. Fantastic

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The Thing

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The Silver Surfer

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Spider Man

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Doctor Octopus

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The Incredible Hulk

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Iron Man

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Daredevil

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Wolverine

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Electra

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Aquaman

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The Flash

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The Vulture

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Bizarro

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Mandrake and Lothar

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