* Lothar, the WorldsStrongestMan from ''ComicStrip/MandrakeTheMagician''.
* ComicStrip/FlashGordon faces off against all the weird beings of Mongo with nothing but his strength and his wits. ([[DependingOnTheWriter Some versions]] have claimed Mongo is a lower-gravity world, so Earthlings have [[HeavyWorlder marginal super-strength]] there.)
* PrinceValiant fights ogres and sorcerers and the like.