Questions tagged [mister-mxyzptlk]

For questions about the DC Comics character Mister Mxyzptlk. Only use for questions about the character himself and not those that simply mention him. Always use in conjunction with the [dc] tag.

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Why do the female imps in the DCAU look like human women and not like the male imps? Is this the case in the comics as well?

As shown in the following clip from the DCAU show Superman: The Animated Series (1996–2000), the female imp looks very much like how a typical human woman in the DCAU would look, as opposed to being ...
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Why does Mister Mxyzptlk need to have a weakness in the comics?

Forgive me for my ignorance if I am mistaken. I remember that Mister Mxyzptlk was a Fifth-Dimensional Imp and his weakness was if he said his name backwards he would return to the Fifth Dimension. But ...
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Who has been shown to be greater in power, Mister Mxyzptlk or Darkseid?

Both of these characters have caused Superman no end of torment, and a case can be made for either as his most constant cosmic-level enemy. Difference being Mxyz only wants to torment the Man of Steel ...
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