Superheroes A Seattle Family Photographer’s Take on Parenting superhero [soo-per-heer-oh]:1.a hero, especially in children’s comic books and television cartoons, possessing extraordinary, often magical powers.In modern popular fiction, a superhero is a fictional character “of unprecedented physical prowess dedicated to acts of derring-do in the public interest.” A female superhero is sometimes called a superheroine. Fiction centered on...