Watch: The Similarities Between The Flash (Barry Allen) And Spider-Man

The Flash and Spider-Man are from a different universe, but still, there are a lot of things they have in common. If you have watched Justice League, there are several things you can relate to. Ezra Miller, the actor who played The Flash in JL reminds us of Tom Hollan in Spider-Man: Homecoming. He is a nerd, little awkward in public, trying to be funny and this is somewhat like Peter Parker’s behavior.

There are five Flash in the DC comic universe but we’ll be comparing only Barry Allen from The Flash TV show and Justice League with Peter Parker.

Watch: The major similarities between Barry Allen (The Flash) and Spider-Man. Take a look!

Here are the similarities discussed in the fan-made video above:

1. Both lost their parents at a young age

Peter Parker lost his parents at a young age of 4. As shown in the movie Amazing Spider-Man, his parents die in a plane crash.  Meanwhile, Barry Allen’s mother was murdered and his father was imprisoned [in the recent origins].


2. Accidentally got the superpower

Getting supernatural powers wasn’t something they picked. Barry Allen was struck by lightning while Peter Park was bitten by a radioactive spider.

3. Their girlfriends

The Flash and Spider-Man are considered to be the luckiest superheroes in their comic universe who has been with the super hot girls of the town.

4. Nerd

Peter Parker and Barry Allen are a big time nerd and they are an expert on their subjects.

5. Little shy around women

Before approaching their girlfriend, they both used to be shy and little awkward around the women.

6. Costume

I know it’s not similar but if you look at Grant Gustin’s costume from The Flash TV show, it isn’t very different from Spider-Man’s costume.

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7. Youngest Superheroes

They are one of the youngest superheroes of their universe.

8. Excited after being a part of superhero team

The Flash in JL and Spider-Man in Spider-Man: Homecoming were super excited after knowing that they are going to be a part of the superhero team.

9. Coool moves

I mean, just look at their moves. They unarguably have the coolest moves.

These similarities listed above have few things that are 100% true in the cases of both the superheroes. If you know any more similarities, do let us know so we can add it to our list.

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