With the blockbuster success of the The Avengers and The Amazing Spider-Man—and the unavoidable hubbub surrounding The Dark Knight Rises—this is the unofficial summer of the superhero. We looked at the fashion of six major players—alter egos included—and gleaned style advice from each.
Super-Stylish Superheroes of Summer
Details.com examines the comic (and not-so-comic) fashion of Batman, Spider-Man, and other costumed crime fighters.
Latest Movie: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance garnered mostly negative reviews when it came out earlier this year.
The Alter-Ego Look: During the day, Johnny Blaze trades his superhero chain for cowboy hats and martini glasses filled with red and yellow jellybeans.
The Superhero Look: Ghost Rider's style sizzles—literally—but the studded leather jacket and thick chain stay perfectly preserved.
Fashion Takeaway: Motorcycle jackets are super-versatile; they can be worn with chains, guns, and fire.
Pictured: Nicolas Cage