19 Yummy Comic Superhero and Villain Cakes
We, the kids of the 80s and 90s, grew up with the adventures of Ironman, Batman, Joker, Catwoman, etc. Those comic superheroes and villains were a big part of our childhood, and have continued to benan inspiration for many aspects of our lives. 19 uber delicious cakes below feature some of our favorites. There is only one problem: Would you want to eat the superheroes or villains that you like or the ones that you don’t like?
Iron Man Cake
Iron Man, or Anthony Edward “Tony” Stark, must be one of the most prolific superheroes in the Marvel Comics Universe. Baked by Debbie Goard – a Marvel superfan, the Iron Man cake comes with the signature red color and a real light in his palm.
Batman Cake 1
The Batman Cake, created by Burchinbirdane, is a delicious cake that features Batman from tip to toe. The first layer is the yellow Batman belt, the second is the Batman logo and atop is Batman standing stately.
Batman Cake 2
Baked in luminous yellow, this Batman Cake comes with Batman in his heroic pose, Joker – Batman’s longtime enemy and Batmobile – Batman’s faithful automobile. The cake is decorated with the night scene of Gotham city.
Batman Logo Cake
Whoever gets this cake must be the luckiest 2 year old kid ever! With the Batman logo sharply carved on an appealing yellow background, the Batman cake looks geeky and yummy at the same time.
Image: Meghan’s Cakes
It’d be unfair if Batman is here and the supervillain Joker is forgotten. The archenemy of Batman has achieved such a cult status that even superheroes should be jealous of. The Joker Cake features the face of Joker, portrayed by Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight.
Catwoman Cake 1
Image: Les gâteaux de So
Catwoman Cake 2
This Catwoman cake was made to look so real that it guarantees to freak any unsuspicious guest to your birthday party. Her chest, shoulders and head are all cake while the chin and ears using wood stand and styrofoam.
Image: Rosey Sugar
Rosey Sugar, a professional Japan based baker, baked this Spider-Man cake for the birthday of her best friend’s son. According to the baker, it was her first time using such strong colors on the cake, but result turned out to be really cool.
Spider-Man 60th Birthday Cake
Bruce of Walnut Grove, Langley must have had the sweetest 60th birthday ever. His family ordered this Spiderman Cake because they feel that Bruce is a superhero for them and they wanted to make this day as special as possible.
Incredible Hulk Wedding Cake
Ben and Kerri had an incredible wedding with an Incredible Hulk Wedding Cake. The aesthetically interesting cake commemorates the first Halloween Ben and Kerri spent together where Ben was painted green as the Hulk and Kerri was Wonder Woman.
Incredible Hunk Birthday Cake
The Incredible Hulk Birthday Cake features Incredible Hunk breaking the wall, made out of chocolate, with his incredibly powerful punch.
Captain America Cake
The face of Captain American on the cake looks a bit silly, but the cake is pretty authentic overall with Captain in his typical costume that bears an American flag motif, and his indestructible shield that can be thrown as a weapon.
Image: Celebrate with a Cake
If not for the DD logo displayed prominently atop, not very hardcore fans might have difficulty associating this Daredevil cake with the superhero Daredevil.
Rorschach, born Walter Joseph Kovacs, with his mysterious mask and his driven, vengeance-fueled vigilance, was named the sixteenth greatest comic book character by Empire magazine and the sixth greatest by Wizard magazine. Made of lemon drizzle and butter icing, the three tier Watchmen themed cake is made to resemble Rorschach’s mask.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cake
Jim Meador, a di-ehard fan of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT), was asked to bake a cake for a kid’s 5th birthday and the result was this amazing strawberry flavored treat. The TMNT cake features 4 ninjas in their colorful bandanas: Leo in blue, Mike in orange, Don in purple and Raph in red.
Marvel Mashup Cake
TheTopping took out the most recognizable aspects of Marvel superheroes and blended them together in this wonderful Marvel mashup cake. There is the spider web of Spider-Man, the claws of Wolverine and the green of Incredible Hulk. The cake is built on the background of Gotham – the city of Batman.
Action Figures Cake
The Action Figures Cake is a super cake with 7 layers, each represents a superhero: Captain America, Spider-Man, Incredible Hulk, Superman, Batman, etc. All superheroes of Marvel and DC comics come harmonically together to create one of the most delicious looking cake ever.
Green Lantern Battery Cake
The Green Lantern cake is a cake that can actually glow. The battery was carefully hidden behind the delicious green cream layer.
Ranked as number five on the pop culture site IGN.com’s list of “Top 100 Comic Book Villains”, Galactus is one of the most prominent super-villain of Marvel comics. The Galactus cake was airbrushed and the photo is fully edible.