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The Top 450 Superman Tattoo Design & Ideas – [Inspiration Guide]

First created in 1938, Superman is arguably the most popular DC comic character of all time and a classic design choice for tattoo art lovers. Rivaled only by Batman, Superman is most often depicted to show strength, compassion, and goodness; a theme that’s run through every iteration of the characters, across comics, television, and film. When somebody is in danger or needs help, the Man of Steel will lend his super abilities to saving the humans he has pledged to protect. There are many different types of Superman tattoo art that reference a wide range of source material, however, the classic clean-scrubbed superhero, his easily identifiable logo, and even his relationship with fellow DC star Batman make for cool tattoo art. Check out the following collection of the top Superman tattoos you might use for inspiration in creating a super piece of body art you can call your own.

Superman Tattoo FAQs

What do Superman tattoos symbolize?

Superman is an alien from Krypton who has pledged his allegiance to the earth and uses his superhero abilities for good. Tattoos of Superman are designed to represent his elements of kindness, strength, and compassion, while also tuning in to the cartoon dynamic that kids have grown up with into tattoo-seeking adults.

Why are Superman and Batman tattoos combined?

Superman and Batman are both DC Comics properties and can be considered the two most popular individual comic book characters of all time. They appear together in many comics, films, and television, either working together as part of the Justice League or being leveraged against each other by evil characters. While Superman is the classic good guy hero, Batman has elements of darkness in his character and actions that can create a cool alternate dynamic in tattoo art.

What are the most popular Superman tattoos?

Most Superman tattoos fall into two categories. The first is the classically handsome, square-jawed Superman in the blue and red suit, trying to save the day. The second is the unmissable Superman logo, a stylized capital S that can be shown off in a range of different ways, from the old school yellow on blue and red background, to black and gray or even steel silver versions

Why get a Superman ripped tattoo?

Superman tattoos designed to appear like the skin is ripped away to show the S logo beneath are extremely popular. This 3D tattoo method is done to reflect the wearer’s transformation, much like Superman transforms from mild-mannered Clark Kent into the superhero version with a cape and suit. It’s a great application method for killer ink designs with a 3D aesthetic.

How much does a Superman tattoo cost?

A classic black and gray style shaded superman logo can cost less than $250, even less so for one done with just linework. A larger, more elaborate logo design using 3D effects and colors could cost up to $500 depending on the experience of the artist. Larger artistic pieces can cost anywhere from $500-$1000 for 4-5 hours of work.

Black and Gray Superman Tattoos

Black Superman Tattoo -antonio_legendary_art_

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Black Superman Tattoo -dannymoralestattoo

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Black Superman Tattoo -florin_miclea

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Simple Superman Tattoo -makeshift_shaman

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Superman Chest Tattoo Ideas

Superman Chest Tattoo -lupitattoo

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Superman Chest Tattoo -matartetattoostudio

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Superman Chest Tattoo -pudge_at_aon

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Superman Chest Tattoo -tat2szabi

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Forearm Superman Tattoo Art

Superman Forearm Tattoo -champztattoo

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Superman Forearm Tattoo -irishjaytattooer

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Superman Forearm Tattoo -luchoinkk

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Superman Forearm Tattoo -tatumtatss

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Superman Logo Tattoo Designs

Superman Logo Tattoo -b_inked25

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Superman Logo Tattoo -badbullyink

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Superman Logo Tattoo -bishtastic_tattoos

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Superman Logo Tattoo -count.chuckula

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Superman Logo Tattoo -mexicaprincessart

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Superman Logo Tattoo -new.tribe.tattoo

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Superman Logo Tattoo -peewee_tattoos

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Superman Logo Tattoo -vixtattoos

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Ripped Skin Superman Tattoo Ideas

Ripped Skin Superman Tattoo -dabulltattoo

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Ripped Skin Superman Tattoo -shel_tattoos

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Ripped Skin Superman Tattoo -tourist.tattoo

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Superman Shoulder Tattoos

Superman Shoulder Tattoo -bendeadtattoos

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Superman Shoulder Tattoo -inzecto_mx

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Superman Shoulder Tattoo -matthenegarart

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Simple Color Superman Tattoos

Superman Leg Tattoo -oldheathen1

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Simple Superman Tattoo -glitterpoops_

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Small Superman Tattoo -sadico_tattoo

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Small Superman Tattoos

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Small Superman Tattoo -thearttattoostudio

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Superman Wrist Tattoo -irnk.tattoo

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Superman Wrist Tattoo -magali_imagink_tattoo

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Superman Wrist Tattoo -olmotattoo

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Superman and Batman Tattoo Art

Batman Superman Tattoo -aharrisbrownofficial

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Batman Superman Tattoo -johnnybruh712

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Batman Superman Tattoo -luis_geministattoo

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