LEGO DC Super Villains Character Unlock Guide – All 162 Characters


LEGO DC Super Villains has a lot of characters. We mean a LOT! The core game has 162 character slots in the character list, including your own custom villain. Each of these slots can be for just one character, or multiple versions of a character. In addition there are another 20-30 characters available through DLC Character Packs AND 30-40 characters available through the DLC Level Packs.

Check below for a full list of characters & where to find them!


Check out our friend of the site JayShockblast run through ALL the characters available in the base game in his latest video:


LEGO DC Super Villains Character Unlock Guide

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adam-strange

Adam Strange

Unlock: Unlocked in the Smallville Mines as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

 

Anti-Monitor

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Justice League Story 2 “Man To Mantis”.  You can find Anti-Monitor’s location here.

 

Aqualad

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 9 “Sea-King Trouble”.  You can find Aqualad’s location here.

aquaman

Aquaman

Unlock: Unlocked inside the Watchtower prior to Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

ares

Ares

Unlock: Complete the “Ares-on to Get Annoyed” quest in Metropolis.  You can find out how to finish that quest here.

arsenal

Arsenal

Unlock: Complete the “Ranger Roundup” quest in Central Gotham.  You can find out how to finish that quest here.

the-atom

The Atom

Unlock: Story unlock in Smallville prior to Level 7 “Oa No!” (Boss Fight)

atomica

Atomica

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over”

atrocitus

Atrocitus

Unlock: Unlocked in Darkseid’s Throne Room as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

bdg

B’dg

Unlock: Complete the “Poultry Patrol” quest in Smallville.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Dance Dance Retribution” gold brick.  You can find help for both these collectibles here.

bane

Bane

Unlock: Unlocked on top of the Botanical Gardens as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

batgirl

Batgirl

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”.

batman

Batman

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

 

Batwoman

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 14 “Steppenwolf Surprise”.  You can find Batwoman’s location here.

beast-boy

Beast Boy

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

big-barda

Big Barda

Unlock: Complete the “Fury-Ous Fisticuffs” quest on Apokolips.  You can find help for this quest here.

bizarro

Bizarro

Unlock: Complete the “Do Blame It On the Sunshine” quest in Arkham Forest.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Octangent” gold brick in Smallville.  You can find help for this quest here and help for “Octangent” here.

black-adam

Black Adam

Unlock: Story Unlock for completing Level 8 “Fight At The Museum”

black-canary

Black Canary

Unlock: Unlocked near the Gotham Bank as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

black-manta

Black Manta

Unlock: Story Unlock for completing Level 9 “Sea-King Trouble”

blue-beetle

Blue Beetle

Unlock: Unlocked inside the dweller’s hut in the Swamp as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

booster-gold

Booster Gold

Unlock: Complete the “Popularity Booster” quest in Metropolis.  Note that this quest is locked until you open the shutters at the Blaze Comics shop, which will eject Booster out of the shop.  You can find help for this quest here.

braniac

Brainiac

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 15 “Darkseid of the Moon”.  You can find Braniac’s location here.

bronze-tiger

Bronze Tiger

Unlock: Complete the “Stompa Stomper” quest on Apokolips.  You can find help for this quest here.

calendar-man

Calendar Man

Unlock: Complete the “Eggs-Traction” quest on Wayne Island.  Note that this quest is unavailable until you complete the “Ain’t No Fountain High Enough” gold brick.  In addition, that gold brick is unavailable until you complete the “Breaking the Law-n” gold brick.  You can find help for all three of these collectibles here.

captain-boomerang

Captain Boomerang

Unlock: Story unlock in Belle Reve prison prior to Level 4 “The Harley and The Ivy”

captain-cold

Captain Cold

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

catwoman

Catwoman

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

chang-tzu

Chang Tzu

Unlock: Complete the “Humpty Doomty” quest in The Swamp.  You can find help for this quest here.

cheetah

Cheetah

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 1 “New Kid On The Block”

 

Chesire

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 1 “New Kid On The Block.”  You can find Chesire’s location here.

clayface

Clayface

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

clock-king

Clock King

Unlock: Unlocked at the Gotham Clock Tower as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

 

Commissioner Gordon

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad.”  You can find Commissioner Gordon’s location here.

condiment-king

Condiment King

Unlock: Complete the “Horseradish?  More like Horse-BAD-ish” quest in Central Gotham.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Diner Destruction” gold brick, which is also locked until you have completed the “Crypt Raider” gold brick.  You can find help for all three of these collectibles here.

copperhead

Copperhead

Unlock: Complete the “Snake Meeter” quest in The Swamp.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Discomfort Blanket” quest.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

count-vertigo

Count Vertigo

Unlock: Complete the “Planti-social” quest in Central Gotham.  You can find help for this quest here.

 

Creeper

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Justice League Story 1 “Granny Knows Best”.  You can find Creeper’s location here.

cyborg

Cyborg

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

darkseid

Darkseid

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 15 “Darkseid of the Moon”

deadshot

Deadshot

Unlock: Story unlock in Belle Reve prison prior to Level 4 “The Harley and The Ivy”

deathstorm

Deathstorm

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 10 “Gridlocked”

deathstroke

Deathstroke

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

desaad

Desaad

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 15 “Darkseid of the Moon”

detective-chimp

Detective Chimp

Unlock: Unlocked inside the Stryker’s Island Character Customizer as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

dex-starr

Dex-starr

Unlock: Unlocked at the Cat Café in Gotham as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

doctor-fate

Doctor Fate

Unlock: Unlocked inside the Metropolis hotel near the planetary diorama as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

doctor-light

Doctor Light

Unlock: Unlocked near the top of the light house near Wayne Island as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

doctor-poison

Doctor Poison

Unlock: Unlocked at the top of the Ace Chemicals chemical vats as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

donna-troy

Donna Troy

Unlock: Complete the “Why the Long Face?” quest in Metropolis.  You can find help for this quest here.

doomsday

Doomsday

Unlock: Defeat Doomsday in the “Doomsday Disagreement” Boss Fight on Apokolips.  Note that this boss fight is unavailable until you have completed the “Fire and Fury” gold brick, which is unavailable until you have completed the “Lasers and ‘Lectrics” gold brick.  You can find help for all three of these collectibles here.

eclipso

Eclipso

Unlock: Complete the “Diamonds Aren’t Forever” quest in Arkham Forest.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “It’s Awake!” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

 

Enchantress

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Justice League Story 5 “You Kanto-uch This”.  You can find Enchantress’ location here.

 

Eradicator

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 11 “Apokolips, WOW!”.  You can find Eradicator’s location here.

 

Felix Faust

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 8 “Fight At The Museum”.  You can find Felix’s location here.

 

Firefly

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 5 “Arkham Barely Believe It.”  You can find Firefly’s location here.

firestorm

Firestorm

Unlock: Unlocked at the top of Granny Goodness’ Orphanage as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

the-flash

The Flash

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

 

The Flash (Wally West)

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S. In Your Eyes.”  You can find Wally’s location here.

frankenstein

Frankenstein

Unlock: Defeat Frankenstein in the “Frankenstein Fisticuffs” boss fight in Arkham Forest.  Note that this boss fight is unavailable until you complete the “It’s Awake!” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

general-zod

General Zod

Unlock: Unlocked at the park in Metropolis as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

gentleman-ghost

Gentleman Ghost

Unlock: Complete the “Nth-formation” quest in Smallville.  You can find help for this quest here.

gizmo

Gizmo

Unlock: Complete the “Appliance Defiance” quest in Ace Chemicals.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Teekl Tracking” quest in Central Gotham.  You can find help for Appliance Defiance here and help for Teekl Tracking here.

golden-glider

Golden Glider

Unlock: Complete the “Golden Glider: Flash Finder” quest in Metropolis.  You can find help for this quest here.

gorilla-grodd

Gorilla Grodd

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 6 “Con-Grodd-Ulations”

grail

Grail

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 1 “Granny Knows Best”

granny-goodness

Granny Goodness

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

green-arrow

Green Arrow

Unlock: Complete the “Hitting the Mark” quest in Arkham Forest.  You can find help for this quest here.

green-lantern

Green Lantern

Unlock: Unlocked inside the Watchtower prior to Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

green-lantern-john-stewart

Green Lantern (John Stewart)

Unlock: Unlocked in The Watchtower near the stairs down to the Watchtower hangar bay as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

grid

Grid

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 10 “Gridlocked”

harley-quinn

Harley Quinn

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 1 “New Kid On The Block”

hawkgirl

Hawkgirl

Unlock: Unlocked at the top of LexCorp as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

 

Hawkman

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over”.  You can find Hawkman’s location here.

heat-wave

Heat Wave

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

hugo-strange

Hugo Strange

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 5 “Arkham Barely Believe It”

huntress

Huntress

Unlock: Complete the “Jumping to Conclusions” quest in Ace Chemicals.  You can find help for this quest here.

jessica-cruz

Jessica Cruz

Unlock: Unlocked near the abandoned mansion in Arkham Forest as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

 

Jinx

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 4 “The Harley And The Ivy.”  You can find Jinx’s location here.

johnny-quick

Johnny Quick

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over”

the-joker

The Joker

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 1 “New Kid on the Block”

kalibak

Kalibak

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

kanto

Kanto

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 5 “You Kanto-uch This”

katana

Katana

Unlock: Defeat Katana in the “Katana Kombat” boss fight in The Swamp.  Note that this boss fight is unavailable until you complete the “Belle Reve Boogie” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

kid-flash

Kid Flash

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

killer-croc

Killer Croc

Unlock: Defeat Killer Croc in the “Croc Clash” boss fight in Amusement Mile.  Note that this boss fight is unavailable until you complete the “Grand Reopening” gold brick.  You can find help for the boss fight and gold brick here.

killer-frost

Killer Frost

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

king-shark

King Shark

Unlock: Story Unlock for completing Level 9 “Sea-King Trouble”

kite-man

Kite-Man

Unlock: Complete the “In Brightest Day, In Broken Kite” quest on Wayne Island.  Note that this quest is unavailable until you complete the “Totally Legitimate Merchandise” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

klarion

Klarion

Unlock: Complete the “Teekl Tracking” quest in Central Gotham.  You can find help for this quest here.

krypto

Krypto

Unlock: Complete the “Best In Show-Business” quest on Wayne Island.  Note that this quest is unavailable until you complete the “Eggs-Traction” character quest.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

lady-shiva

Lady Shiva

Unlock: Unlocked at the top of the inside of Belle Reve Prison as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

lashina

Lashina

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 3 “These Boots Are Made For Stompa”

lex-luthor

Lex Luthor

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 1 “New Kid on the Block”

lex-luthor-power-suit

Lex Luthor (Power Suit)

Unlock: Story Unlock for completing Level 10 “Gridlocked”

livewire

Livewire

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 5 “Arkham Barely Believe It”

lobo

Lobo

Unlock: Complete the “Over-Throne” quest on Apokolips.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Cryptic Calculator” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

lois-lone

Lois Lane

Unlock: Unlocked in the upper floor of the Daily Planet as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

mad-harriet

Mad Harriet

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 3 “These Boots Are Made For Stompa”

malcolm-merlyn

Malcolm Merlyn

Unlock:

mammoth

Mammoth

Unlock: Complete the “Big Mammoth’s House” quest in Metropolis.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Exhibition Extraction” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

mantis

Mantis

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 2 “Man To Mantis”

martian-manhunter

Martian Manhunter

Unlock: Unlocked at the top of the Daily Planet building near the rotating planet as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

mazahs

Mazahs

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 8 “Fight At The Museum”

mercy-graves

Mercy Graves

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 1 “New Kid on the Block”

 

Metallo

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 10 “Gridlocked”.  You can find Grid’s location here.

mirror-master

Mirror Master

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

mister-miracle

Mister Miracle

Unlock: Complete the “Relationship Repair” quest on Apokolips.  You can find help for this quest here.

mongul

Mongul

Unlock: Complete the “Gaming Their Trust” quest in Ace Chemicals.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Appliance Defiance” quest.  You can find help for both these collectibles here.

monsieur-mallah

Monsieur Mallah

Unlock: Unlocked near the inside of the Lady Justice tower in Metropolis as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

mr-freeze

Mr. Freeze

Unlock: Complete the “Mr. Defrosty” quest in Arkham Forest.  You can find help for this quest here.

mr-mxyzptlk

Mr. Mxyzptlk

Unlock: Unlocked at Ralph’s Diner in Metropolis as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

music-meister

Music Meister

Unlock: Complete the “Boogie Bandits” quest in Central Gotham.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Storage Scavenger” gold brick, which is also locked until you have completed the “Horseradish?  More Like Horse-BAD-ish” quest.  You can find help for all three of these collectibles here.

nightwing

Nightwing

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”.

 

O.M.A.C.

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Justice League Story 3 “These Boots Are Made For Stompa”.  You can find O.M.A.C.’s location here.

orion

Orion

Unlock: Complete the “Baddie Issues” quest on Apokolips.  You can find help for this quest here.

owlman

Owlman

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over”

parasite

Parasite

Unlock: Complete the “Discomfort Blanket” quest in The Swamp.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Belle Reve Breakout” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

the-penguin

The Penguin

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

plastic-man

Plastic Man

Unlock: Unlocked inside Wayne Tech as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

poison-ivy

Poison Ivy

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 4 “The Harley And The Ivy”

poison-ivy-new-52

Poison Ivy (New 52)

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 4 “The Harley And The Ivy”

polka-dot-man

Polka-Dot Man

Unlock: Complete the “Polka Dot Panic” quest in Smallville.  You can find help for this quest here.

power-ring

Power Ring

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 7 “Oa No!”

 

Psimon

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Justice League Story 4 “Arma-Ghetto Superstar”.  You can find O.M.A.C.’s location here.

psycho-pirate

Psycho Pirate

Unlock: Complete the “Hysterical Homies” quest in Smallville.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Gold Brick Here” gold brick in Metropolis.  You can find help for Hysterical Homies here and help for “Gold Brick Here,” well, here.

ras-al-ghul

Ra’s Al Ghul

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

ravager

Ravager

Unlock: Unlocked in the apartment garage near the petrol station in Smallville as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

raven

Raven

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

red-hood

Red Hood

Unlock: Defeat Red Hood in the “Red Hood Rumble” boss fight in Ace Chemicals.  Note that this fight is unavailable until you complete the “Shady Business” quest.  You can find help for both these collectibles here.

red-robin

Red Robin

Unlock: Unlocked near the entrance to Wayne Island as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

red-tornado

Red Tornado

Unlock: Unlocked in the control room with the green glass at the Fire Pit Processing Energy Plant as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

reverse-flash

Reverse Flash

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 3 “S.T.A.R.S In Your Eyes”

the-riddler

The Riddler

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

the-riddler-classic

The Riddler (Classic)

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

robin

Robin

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 14 “Steppenwolf Surprise”

scarecrow

Scarecrow

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

sea-king

Sea King

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 9 “Sea-King Trouble”

the-shade

The Shade

Unlock: Complete the “Shady Business” quest in Ace Chemicals.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “Graffiti Gold” gold brick.  You can find help for both these collectibles here.

shazam

Shazam

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 8 “Fight At The Museum”

silver-banshee

Silver Banshee

Unlock: Complete the “Lost Lore” quest in Arkham Forest.  Note that this quest is locked until you complete the “A Grave Mistake” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

 

Simon Baz

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 7 “Oa No!”.  You can find Simon’s location here.

sinestro

Sinestro

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 7 “Oa No!”

solomon-grundy

Solomon Grundy

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 1 “New Kid on the Block”

solovar

Solovar

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 6 “Con-Grodd-Ulations”

starfire

Starfire

Unlock: Unlocked near the GCPD yard as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

star-sapphire

Star Sapphire

Unlock: Unlocked in the Ace Chemicals control room as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

steppenwolf

Steppenwolf

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 14 “Steppenwolf Surprise”

stompa

Stompa

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 3 “These Boots Are Made For Stompa”

superboy

Superboy

Unlock: Complete the “Pensioner Pranks” quest on Wayne Island.  Note that this quest is unavailable until you complete the “Maze Mayhem” gold brick.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

superman

Superman

Unlock: Unlocked inside the Hall of Doom prior to Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over.”

superman-justice-league

Superman (Justice League)

Unlock: Unlocked inside the Hall of Doom prior to Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over.”

superwoman

Superwoman

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over”

talon

Talon

Unlock: Complete the “Talon-t Show” quest in Central Gotham.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Planti-social” quest.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

terra

Terra

Unlock: Unlocked at the top of Arkham Asylum as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

toyman

Toyman

Unlock: Unlocked inside Slott’s Toys at Metropolis as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

trickster

Trickster

Unlock: Unlocked at the red & yellow booth in Amusement Mile as part of the “File Finder” hub challenge.

trigon

Trigon

Unlock: Complete the “Revitalizing Relics” quest in Metropolis.  You can find help for this quest here.

two-face

Two-Face

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 2 “It’s Good To Be Bad”

 

Ultra-Humanite

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 6 “Con-Grodd-Ulations.”  You can find Ultra-Humanite’s location here.

ultraman

Ultraman

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Level 13 “They Think It’s Owl Over”

the-ventriloquist

The Ventriloquist

Unlock: Complete the “Scar-ts and Crafts” quest in The Swamp.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Discomfort Blanket” quest.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

virman-vundabar

Virman Vundabar

Unlock: Available for purchase after completing Justice League Story 4 “Arma-Ghetto Superstar”

vixen

Vixen

Unlock: Complete the “Swamp Stylin'” quest in The Swamp.  Note that this quest is locked until you have completed the “Discomfort Blanket” quest.  You can find help for both of these collectibles here.

 

Wonder Girl

Unlock: Hidden character token found in Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”.  You can find Wonder Girl’s location here.

wonder-woman

Wonder Woman

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”

wonder-woman-new-52

Wonder Woman (New 52)

Unlock: Story unlock for completing Level 12 “The One With The T. Rex Mech”


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Béla Kurzenhauser

Written by: Béla Kurzenhauser

Béla is a writer at BricksToLife.com and has been a fan of LEGO Games since 2009. He's an aspiring game developer currently working on his computer science degree and likes to spend his time reading the newest comics, watching films, playing the latest games, or hanging out with his cat.