Ace is the name of several heroes and villains in superhero fiction.  The name comes from a high ranking playing card that denotes a high rank or an edge, which is what these characters usually represent.

DC ComicsEdit

- In the DC Universe , Ace the Bat-Hound was the name of Batman's dog.

- In the DC Universe, Ace is the name of several villains, all of whom were members of the Royal Flush Gang.

- In the DC Universe, "Ace" Morgan is a member of the Challengers of the Unknown.

Marvel ComicsEdit

- In the Marvel Universe, Ace was a gang member with a heart of gold who challenged Spider-Man.


- In the Wild Cards book/short story series, Aces are the classification given to people who have developed super powers.


- In the Powerpuff Girls animated TV series, Ace is the leader of the Gangreen Gang.

- Ace is part of a superhero duo in the recurring Saturday Night Live sketch The Ambiguously Gay Duo.

Characters with Ace as part of their name

There are also a number of characters who have Ace as part of their name.

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