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* Jonah Hex has Quentin Turnbull.

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* Jonah Hex has Quentin Turnbull.Turnbull.
* Neron. At first he was just after John Constantine and targeting the Legends just to mess with him. But after killing Hank Heywood and then possessing Ray Palmer, the rest of the Legends grew to want him gone as well.


* John Constantine had Papa Midnite.

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* John Constantine had has several both from his own show and with his time with the Legends:
** The demon Nergal, for killing Astra and taking her soul to Hell in an exorcism gone wrong; not helped by the fact John was the one who summoned Nergal in the first place. He's made it his mission to go to Hell to save Astra and ''then'' go after Nergal. [[spoiler: Astra being corrupted but a damper on those plans though.]]
** [[Main/{{Satan}} The First of the Fallen]] by virtue of being the GreaterScopeVillain behind the Legions of Hell.
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Papa Midnite.
Midnite, a Voo-Doo crime king and John's primary nemesis and EvilCounterpart in magic, though he's something more akin to TheRival instead.
** The demon Neron, for taking his lover Desmond to Hell and tormenting him about it and ''then'' spending "Legends" Season 4 going after the Legends just to twist the knife in further.


** Eobard Thawne, a.k.a the Man in the Yellow Suit a.k.a the Reverse-Flash. Thawne murdered Barry's mom, framed his dad for it, and then manipulated Barry's life under the guise of "[[TeamDad Dr. Harrison Wells]]". He is Barry's most personal enemy, and their destinies are so intertwined that one cannot exist without the other, thus they will never be fully rid of one another -- a fact that only makes them hate each other more. Even when talking about his other hated enemies with Nora, Barry makes it clear to her that Thawne is the one he hates the most.
** It's taken to a whole new level in Season Five, [[spoiler: where Thawne imprisoned in Iron Heights after Barry disappeared after the Re Skies Crisis and awaiting his execution manipulated Barry's daughter Nora preying on her wanting to know her dad with the promise that if they worked together they could stop Cicada and stop Barry's disappearance. What Thawne neglected to tell her is that Barry's disappearance is destiny and can't be stopped and that by stopping Cicada, Nora herself would be RetGone herself; also it was all a BatmanGambit that Thawne set up to save himself from his execution. Needless to say this adds a whole new level of hate Barry has towards Thawne.]]
** Leonard Snart, a.k.a Captain Cold, is identified as the Flash's "nemesis" by Thawne. He was certainly a persistent and dangerous foe, being the first to utterly defeat Barry, then torturing Cisco to learn the Flash's identity, to finally tricking Barry into an alliance just so he could betray him. However, their animosity declined after Barry saved Snart's sister from their abusive father, and, after [[spoiler:Snart ended up pulling a HeroicSacrifice for the Legends]], he and Barry become straight up become FriendlyEnemies when Barry time travels to before [[spoiler:his death]] to ally with him.

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** Eobard Thawne, a.k.a the Man in the Yellow Suit a.k.a the Reverse-Flash. Thawne murdered Barry's mom, framed his dad for it, and then manipulated Barry's life under the guise of "[[TeamDad Dr. Harrison Wells]]". He is Barry's most personal enemy, and their destinies are so intertwined that one cannot exist without the other, thus they will never be fully rid of one another -- a fact that only makes them hate each other more. Even when talking about his other hated enemies with Nora, Barry makes it clear to her that Thawne is the one he hates the most.
** It's taken to a whole new level in Season Five,
most, [[spoiler: where especially after Thawne imprisoned in Iron Heights after Barry disappeared after the Re Skies Crisis and awaiting his execution manipulated Barry's daughter Nora preying on her wanting to know her dad with the promise that if they worked together they could stop Cicada and stop Barry's disappearance. What Thawne neglected to tell her is that Barry's disappearance is destiny and can't be stopped and that by stopping Cicada, Nora herself would be RetGone herself; also it was all a BatmanGambit that Thawne set up future daughter, Nora, into to save himself from his execution. Needless to say this adds a whole new level of hate Barry has towards Thawne.execution at Iron Heights in 2049, resulting in Nora being RetGoned.]]
** Leonard Snart, a.k.a Captain Cold, is was identified as the Flash's "nemesis" by Thawne. He was certainly a persistent and dangerous foe, being the first to utterly defeat Barry, then torturing Cisco to learn the Flash's identity, to finally tricking Barry into an alliance just so he could betray him. However, their animosity declined after Barry saved Snart's sister from their abusive father, and, after [[spoiler:Snart ended up pulling a HeroicSacrifice for the Legends]], he and Barry become straight up become FriendlyEnemies when Barry time travels to before [[spoiler:his death]] to ally with him.

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** It's taken to a whole new level in Season Five, [[spoiler: where Thawne imprisoned in Iron Heights after Barry disappeared after the Re Skies Crisis and awaiting his execution manipulated Barry's daughter Nora preying on her wanting to know her dad with the promise that if they worked together they could stop Cicada and stop Barry's disappearance. What Thawne neglected to tell her is that Barry's disappearance is destiny and can't be stopped and that by stopping Cicada, Nora herself would be RetGone herself; also it was all a BatmanGambit that Thawne set up to save himself from his execution. Needless to say this adds a whole new level of hate Barry has towards Thawne.]]


* In addition to J'onn, Manchester Black is nemesis of Ben Lockwood (aka Agent Liberty) since he was the one that murdered Black's fiancee Fiona.

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* In addition to J'onn, Manchester Black is the nemesis of Ben Lockwood (aka Agent Liberty) since he was the one that murdered Black's fiancee Fiona.


** He later gains a more traditional arch-enemy in the form of Manchester Black. Black really gets under J'onn's skin as he repeatedly rebuffs and mocks J'onn's outreaches to try and reform him his (secondary) goal is to make J'onn angry enough that he'll forget his vow of peace and perhaps even kill him, [[spoiler:which he does after Black [[MoralEventHorizon tries to kill thousands of people by destroying the National City dam to flood the city]] and [[KickTheDog makes him relive his family's deaths]]]].




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** Lena also has her own brother, Lex Luthor. Lex was manipulating Lena's research from the start and when he needed her to speed the process he has her boyfriend shot. He also leaves a note explaining it was all personal and he uses the notes he wrote of all of Lena's failures and shortcomings as a kid to taunt her.
* In addition to J'onn, Manchester Black is nemesis of Ben Lockwood (aka Agent Liberty) since he was the one that murdered Black's fiancee Fiona.


* Due to his machinations to create a criminal empire for himself, Ricardo Diaz quickly became the arch foe for the New Team Arrow as a whole, especially after he orchestrated events to get Oliver in jail, caused the team to briefly fracture from mistrust and poor communication, [[spoiler:murdered Quentin Lance]], and forced Oliver into the position of ousting his secret identity and surrendering to the FBI's custody. After he personally attempts to murder her and William to hurt Oliver, Felicity in particular grows to utterly despise Diaz, to the point that she tries to kill him while he was in police custody.

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* Due to his machinations to create a criminal empire for himself, Ricardo Diaz quickly became the arch foe for the New Team Arrow as a whole, especially after he orchestrated events to get Oliver in jail, caused the team to briefly fracture from mistrust and poor communication, [[spoiler:murdered Quentin Lance]], and forced Oliver into the position of ousting his secret identity and surrendering to the FBI's custody. After he personally attempts to murder her and William to hurt Oliver, Felicity in particular grows to utterly despise Diaz, to the point that she tries to kill him while he was in police custody.


* Barry has almost as many as Oliver. Ironically, despite being the nicer and arguably more compassionate of the two, a strong argument could be made that Barry hates his arch-enemies more than any other lead in the Arrowverse hates theirs (especially the evil speedster ones).
** Eobard Thawne, a.k.a the Man in the Yellow Suit a.k.a the Reverse-Flash. Thawne murdered Barry's mom, framed his dad for it, and then manipulated Barry's life under the guise of "[[TeamDad Dr. Harrison Wells]]". He is Barry's most personal enemy, and their destinies are so intertwined that one cannot exist without the other, thus they will never be fully rid of one another -- a fact that only makes them hate each other more.

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* Barry has almost as many as Oliver. Ironically, despite being the nicer and arguably more compassionate of the two, a strong argument could be made that Barry hates his arch-enemies more than any other lead in the Arrowverse hates theirs (especially the evil speedster ones).
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** Eobard Thawne, a.k.a the Man in the Yellow Suit a.k.a the Reverse-Flash. Thawne murdered Barry's mom, framed his dad for it, and then manipulated Barry's life under the guise of "[[TeamDad Dr. Harrison Wells]]". He is Barry's most personal enemy, and their destinies are so intertwined that one cannot exist without the other, thus they will never be fully rid of one another -- a fact that only makes them hate each other more. Even when talking about his other hated enemies with Nora, Barry makes it clear to her that Thawne is the one he hates the most.



** After Snart [[Series/LegendsOfTomorrow leaves with the ''Waverider'' crew]], Grodd takes his place as Barry's top non-speedster enemy. By the time "Attack on Gorilla City" happens, Grodd has forgone all former attachments and his sole concern is getting revenge on Barry for exiling him to Earth-2 by any means necessary. Barry even contemplates killing Grodd to end his evolving threat, which Grodd even encourages him to do, seeing it as the only way to "end it".
** He also had a SitcomArchNemesis in Ralph Dibny. Prior to the start of the series, when Barry was a rookie CSI, he and Ralph were working on the same case: a woman was stabbed to death and her husband was the prime suspect. Despite that, there was no proof he committed the crime -- until Ralph planted a knife with his fingerprints and the victim's blood to convict him, thoroughly convinced that he was guilty. Barry, off-put by the similarity the case had to his mother's death, analyzed the knife, found the evidence was tampered with, and promptly got Ralph kicked off the force. Years later, he's a down-on-his-luck PI who has let himself go and when he and Barry meet again, they prove time does ''not'' heal all wounds, as the two unabashedly still hate each other. All this being said, Ralph and Barry become friends as season four progresses and the mutual loathing Barry and Ralph had for each other was nowhere near as personal and vicious as most of the examples on this page.
* Joe West had the Mardon brothers. Clyde killed his partner, and he eventually killed Clyde in defense of Barry. Unfortunately, Mark Mardon did not take the death of his little brother well, and goes gunning for Joe until Barry alters the timeline and Mark's vendetta goes unresolved.

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** After Snart [[Series/LegendsOfTomorrow leaves with the ''Waverider'' crew]], Rip Hunter]], Grodd takes his place as Barry's top non-speedster enemy, being a constant thorn in the Scarlet Speedster's side and his most dangerous non-ArcVillain enemy. By the time "Attack on Gorilla City" happens, Grodd has forgone all former attachments and his sole concern is getting revenge on Barry for exiling him to Earth-2 by any means necessary. Barry even contemplates killing Grodd to end his evolving threat, which Grodd even encourages him to do, seeing it as the only way to "end it".
** He also had Clifford DeVoe, a.k.a SitcomArchNemesis in Ralph Dibny. Prior to the start of Thinker, who was remembered as being among the series, when Barry was a rookie CSI, he Flash's biggest enemies by Abra Kadabra and Ralph were working on the same case: a woman was stabbed Reverse-Flash. In his quest to death and her husband was begin the prime suspect. Despite that, there was no proof he committed Enlightenment, the crime -- until Ralph planted a knife Thinker subjected the Flash to defeat after defeat with his fingerprints superior planning and intelligence, with the victim's blood to convict biggest blow being when he [[spoiler:framed Barry for murdering him, thoroughly convinced ruining his reputation as a CSI and sending him to Iron Heights Prison]]. Once it seems that he was guilty. Barry, off-put by [[spoiler:appears to kill the similarity Elongated Man after successfully killing all the case had other meta-humans he promised to his mother's death, analyzed the knife, found the evidence was tampered with, and promptly got Ralph kicked off the force. Years later, he's a down-on-his-luck PI who has let himself go and when he and protect]], Barry meet again, they prove time does ''not'' heal all wounds, as the two unabashedly still hate each other. All this being said, Ralph and Barry become friends as season four progresses and the mutual comes to regard DeVoe with a loathing Barry that rivals that of his with Zoom and Ralph had for each other was nowhere near as personal and vicious as most of the examples on this page.
Thawne.
* Joe West had the Mardon brothers. Clyde killed his Joe's partner, and he Joe eventually killed Clyde in defense of Barry. Unfortunately, Mark Mardon did not take the death of his little brother well, and goes gunning for Joe until Barry alters the timeline and Mark's vendetta goes unresolved.



* Savitar is this to Team Flash as a whole, having found a way to irk off every one of them. Case in point, [[spoiler:in a possible future, after he murders Iris, he cripples Wally, corrupts Caitlin beyond recovery, and more-or-less breaks Team Flash until Present!Barry gets them back together. This is taken even further once it's revealed that Savitar is a time remnant of Barry who turned evil]].

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* Savitar is this to Team Flash as a whole, having found a way to irk off every one of them. Case in point, [[spoiler:in a possible future, after he murders Iris, he Savitar cripples Wally, Wally both physically and mentally, corrupts Caitlin beyond recovery, and more-or-less breaks Team Flash until Present!Barry gets them back together. This is taken even further once it's revealed that Savitar is a time remnant of Barry who turned evil]].


* Though both quarrels are entirely off-screen, both ComicBook/LexLuthor and ComicBook/GeneralZod are recognized as arch foes of ComicBook/{{Superman}} by the public of Earth-38.

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* Though both quarrels are entirely off-screen, both ComicBook/LexLuthor and ComicBook/GeneralZod General Zod are recognized as arch foes of ComicBook/{{Superman}} by the public of Earth-38.



* Lena Luthor has Morgan Edge. After Lena outbid Edge for CatCo, he swore to crush his business rival. After multiple attempts to frame and murder her, the feeling is more than mutual.

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* Lena Luthor has Morgan Edge. After Lena outbid him for Cat Co, Edge for CatCo, he swore to crush his her as a business rival. After multiple attempts to frame her for crime, and murder her, even an attempted murder, the feeling is more than mutual.
mutual between them.



* Vandal Savage is this to Hawkman, Hawkgirl, and Rip Hunter. He's been murdering the former two's various incarnations for thousands of years to maintain his immortality, and murdered the latter's wife and young son just for opposing him.
* Jonah Hex has Quentin Turnbull.
* Damien Darhk becomes this to the Legends once they start identifying themselves as such. After a brief run in with him during their time with Rip Hunter, Darhk gets recruited into Eobard Thawne's LegionOfDoom to oppose the Legends until he is returned to his place in time, and is later resurrected from his death in ''Arrow'' to serve as a representative for the Cult of Mallus. Of the Legends, Darhk has the biggest animosity with their leader, Sara Lance, due to him murdering her sister in 2016.
** Darhk's colleagues in the Legion of Doom also serve as this to the Legends, with Vixen having her sights set on the Reverse-Flash for killing [[FirstLove Hourman]], while Thawne thinks himself a {{Foil}} to the Atom, Captain Cold trying to persuade Heat Wave back into a life of crime, and White Canary becoming the Dark Archer's main target after he reveals his part in crashing the ''Queen's Gambit'' to her.

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* Vandal Savage is this to Hawkman, Hawkgirl, and Rip Hunter. He's been murdering the former two's various incarnations for thousands of years to maintain his immortality, and murdered the latter's wife and young son just for opposing him.
* Jonah Hex has Quentin Turnbull.
him, [[spoiler:and to spite Rip after he lets slip that that is why he is hunting Savage throughout history.]]
* Damien Darhk becomes this to the Legends once they start identifying themselves as such. After a brief run in with him during their time with Rip Hunter, Darhk gets recruited into Eobard Thawne's LegionOfDoom to oppose the Legends until he is returned to his place in time, and is later resurrected from his death in ''Arrow'' to serve as a representative for the Cult of Mallus. Of the Legends, Darhk has the biggest animosity with their leader, Sara Lance, due to him murdering her sister in 2016.
2016. [[spoiler:Ironically, after seeing what Mallus plans for his daughter, Nora, Darhk joins forces with the Legends, even getting friendly with a few of them, and ultimately dies protecting his daughter.]]
** Darhk's colleagues in the Legion of Doom also serve as this to the Legends, with Vixen having her sights set on the Reverse-Flash for killing [[FirstLove Hourman]], while Thawne thinks himself a {{Foil}} to the Atom, Captain Cold trying to persuade Heat Wave back into a life of crime, and White Canary becoming the Dark Archer's main target after he reveals his part in crashing the ''Queen's Gambit'' to her.her.
* Jonah Hex has Quentin Turnbull.


** Malcolm Merlyn, Oliver's first personal enemy, and the one who was most similar to him as an EvilCounterpart as a man who lost himself to the darkness; its a small wonder why Merlyn calls himself the "Dark Archer". Being responsible for sinking the ''Queen's Gambit'', and leaving Oliver stranded on Lian Yu for years, Malcolm plays a huge role in ruining Oliver's life and setting him on the path of becoming the vigilante he is today. In their rivalry, Merlyn has been responsible for the deaths of three important people in Oliver's life, and manipulating Thea against Oliver multiple times. Even after he and Oliver came to an EnemyMine against Ra's al Ghul, Merlyn ended up [[HeelFaceDoorSlam betraying Oliver to H.I.V.E.]] after he gets humiliated from being beaten in a League challenge, resulting in Oliver cutting off Merlyn's hand and stripping him of the title of Ra's al Ghul. Things are so personal that, during said duel, Malcolm makes it clear that the only way their feud will end is when one of them is dead. [[spoiler:Merlyn would ultimately perish on Lian Yu performing a HeroicSacrifice for Thea.]]

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** Malcolm Merlyn, Oliver's first personal enemy, and the one who was most similar to him as an EvilCounterpart as a man who lost himself to the darkness; its a small wonder why Merlyn calls himself the "Dark Archer". Being responsible for sinking the ''Queen's Gambit'', and leaving Oliver stranded on Lian Yu for years, Malcolm plays a huge role in ruining Oliver's life and setting him on the path of becoming the vigilante he is today. In their rivalry, Merlyn has been responsible for the deaths of three important people in Oliver's life, and manipulating Thea against Oliver multiple times. Even after he and Oliver came to an EnemyMine against Ra's al Ghul, Merlyn ended up [[HeelFaceDoorSlam betraying Oliver to H.I.V.E.]] after he gets humiliated from being beaten in a League challenge, resulting in Oliver cutting off Merlyn's hand and stripping him of the title of Ra's al Ghul. Things are so personal that, during said duel, Malcolm makes it clear that the only way their feud will end is when one of them is dead. [[spoiler:Merlyn would ultimately perish on Lian Yu performing a HeroicSacrifice for Thea.]]]] To add fuel to the fire, every time Oliver is required to think of an arch foe, Merlyn is always first on the list.



** Slade Wilson, a.k.a Deathstroke, who served as a much more personal enemy, with the most crushing blow being [[spoiler:when he killed Oliver's mother in front of his eyes]]. At first friends, Slade was set on a [[ImplacableMan never-ending vendetta]] to ruin Oliver's life after being injected with the Mirakuru serum, since the serum causes him to blame Oliver for causing Shado's death. However, Oliver has more-or-less accepted the fact that what happened with Slade was partially his fault for not telling him the truth about Shado's death when he had the chance, and is happy to leave Slade imprisoned instead of killing him due to that and their formerly close relationship. [[spoiler:This decision leads to Slade working the Mirakuru out of his system, feeling remorse for his actions against Oliver and forming an alliance with him against Adrain Chase.]]
*** It's also worth noting that Oliver and Slade are also part of a line of "Deathstrokes" and archers that share an animosity. Before them, it was Yao Fei and Billy Wintergreen, and after them it was Connor Hawke and Grant Wilson in a possible future.

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** Slade Wilson, a.k.a Deathstroke, who served as a much more personal enemy, with the most crushing blow being [[spoiler:when he killed Oliver's mother in front of his eyes]]. At first friends, Slade was set on a [[ImplacableMan never-ending vendetta]] to ruin Oliver's life after being injected with the Mirakuru serum, since the serum causes him to blame Oliver for causing Shado's death. However, Oliver has more-or-less accepted the fact that what happened with Slade was partially his fault for not telling him the truth about Shado's death when he had the chance, and is happy to leave Slade imprisoned instead of killing him due to that and their formerly close relationship. [[spoiler:This decision leads to Slade working the Mirakuru out of his system, feeling remorse for his actions against Oliver and forming an alliance with him against Adrain Chase.Chase that reignites their old comradery.]]
*** It's also worth noting that Oliver and Slade are also part of a line of "Deathstrokes" and archers that share an animosity. Before them, it was Yao Fei and Billy Wintergreen, and after them it was could be Connor Hawke and Grant Wilson in a possible future.



* Floyd Lawton, a.k.a Deadshot, was this to John Diggle for killing his brother, Andy. However, His NobleDemon tendencies later endeared him to Diggle and they eventually came to an understanding that [[spoiler:leads Lawton to sacrifice his life to get Diggle home to his family. Ironically, Andy would become Diggle's foe after it was revealed he faked his death to join H.I.V.E.]]



** Nyssa, who dedicated her life to bringing Malcolm down ever since he killed Sara. When Malcolm becomes Ra's al Ghul, Nyssa did everything in her power to overthrow him, even destroying the Lazarus Pit to spite him. Eventually, Malcolm came to hate Nyssa too, willing to betray a truce between them when she had offered a cure for his daughter's life. In the "Doomworld" altered reality, the only thing Malcolm used the Spear of Destiny to do besides benefit his needs (which was to relive his Season One life, just with his wife and son alive and Thea as his daughter) was to banish Nyssa to a miserable, closeted life in Ohio.

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** Nyssa, who dedicated her life to bringing Malcolm down ever since after he killed Sara. When Malcolm becomes Ra's al Ghul, Nyssa did everything in her power to overthrow him, even destroying the Lazarus Pit to spite him. Eventually, Malcolm came to hate Nyssa too, willing to betray a truce between them when she had offered a cure for his daughter's life. In the "Doomworld" altered reality, the only thing Malcolm used the Spear of Destiny to do besides that did not benefit his needs (which was to relive his Season One life, just with his wife and son alive and Thea as his daughter) whatsoever was to banish Nyssa to a miserable, closeted life in Ohio.



* Floyd Lawton, a.k.a Deadshot, was this to John Diggle for killing his brother, Andy. However, His NobleDemon tendencies later endeared him to Diggle and they eventually came to an understanding that [[spoiler:leads Lawton to sacrifice his life to get Diggle home to his family. Ironically, Andy would become Diggle's foe after it was revealed he faked his death to join H.I.V.E., until, more ironically, Diggle himself would end up killing Andy.]]



* Damien Darhk is this to all of Team Arrow for, amongst over crimes, threating Laurel to get Quentin to join H.I.V.E., ruining Oliver's mayoral campaign, crippling Felicity and leaving her paraplegic, kidnapping Oliver's illegitimate son William, and turning Diggle's brother against him. After he [[spoiler:kills Laurel purely out of spite]], it doesn't take long for all of Team Arrow to bitterly hate him and want him dead above all else.

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* Damien Darhk is this to all of the Original Team Arrow for, amongst over crimes, threating Laurel to get Quentin to join H.I.V.E., ruining Oliver's mayoral campaign, crippling Felicity and leaving her paraplegic, kidnapping Oliver's illegitimate son William, and turning Diggle's brother against him. After he [[spoiler:kills Laurel purely out of spite]], it doesn't take long for all of Team Arrow to bitterly hate him and want him dead above all else.



* Ricardo Diaz made a number of enemy's during his reign of terror:
** He became this to Black Siren AKA Earth-2 Laurel Lance after he [[spoiler: murdered Quentin Lance, whom Laurel came to see as a father]].
** Felicity also utterly hates Diaz for getting Oliver incarcerated, and attempting to murder her and William to hurt Oliver. [[spoiler: If it hadn't been for Earth-2 Laurel's intervention, Felicity would have killed him while he was in police custody]].
** Diaz can also be considered Oliver's fourth biggest enemy. After Oliver just barely manages to take down Diaz criminal, Diaz vows destroy what's left of Oliver's life. Oliver in turn is unable to stop Diaz from going after his wife and son while incarcerated. Diaz's men even manage to attack Oliver in prison.
* Before Diaz, Felicity dubbed the Bug-Eyed Bandit, Brie Larvan, as her nemesis after she gives her a run for her money in hacking, it was short live however, as the two only faced each other twice before Felicity accidentally put her into a coma. She also had a rocky relationship with her father, Noah Kuttler a.k.a the Calculator, [[spoiler: before his HeelFaceTurn]].
* Dinah Drake had Sean Sonus, for killing her cop partner and lover. She spent three years hunting him on a RoaringRampageOfRevenge, [[spoiler:until she killed him]].
** Dinah quickly gains another nemesis in the form of Laurel Lance's Earth-2 counterpart Black Siren, [[spoiler:ironically for the same reason as Sonus]].

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* Ricardo Diaz made a number of enemy's during his reign of terror:
** He became this to Black Siren AKA Earth-2 Laurel Lance after he [[spoiler: murdered Quentin Lance, whom Laurel came to see as a father]].
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Felicity also utterly hates Diaz for getting Oliver incarcerated, and attempting to murder her and William to hurt Oliver. [[spoiler: If it hadn't been for Earth-2 Laurel's intervention, Felicity would have killed him while he was in police custody]].
** Diaz can also be considered Oliver's fourth biggest enemy. After Oliver just barely manages to take down Diaz criminal, Diaz vows destroy what's left of Oliver's life. Oliver in turn is unable to stop Diaz from going after his wife and son while incarcerated. Diaz's men even manage to attack Oliver in prison.
* Before Diaz, Felicity
Smoak dubbed the Bug-Eyed Bandit, Brie Larvan, as her nemesis after she gives her a run for her money in hacking, it was short live however, as the two only faced each other twice before Felicity accidentally put her into a coma.hacking. She also had a rocky relationship with her father, Noah Kuttler a.k.a the Calculator, [[spoiler: before his HeelFaceTurn]].
* Dinah Drake had Sean Sonus, for killing her cop partner and lover. She spent three years hunting him on a RoaringRampageOfRevenge, [[spoiler:until she killed him]].
** Dinah
him]], only to quickly gains gain another nemesis in the form of Laurel Lance's Earth-2 counterpart counterpart, Black Siren, [[spoiler:ironically for the same reason as Sonus]].
Sonus]], until the two were able to bury the hatchet to honour of Quentin Lance.
* Due to his machinations to create a criminal empire for himself, Ricardo Diaz quickly became the arch foe for the New Team Arrow as a whole, especially after he orchestrated events to get Oliver in jail, caused the team to briefly fracture from mistrust and poor communication, [[spoiler:murdered Quentin Lance]], and forced Oliver into the position of ousting his secret identity and surrendering to the FBI's custody. After he personally attempts to murder her and William to hurt Oliver, Felicity in particular grows to utterly despise Diaz, to the point that she tries to kill him while he was in police custody.


* !! ''The Flash (1990)''
Nicholas Pike became this to The Flash after he murdered Barry's brother Jay.

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* !! ''The Flash (1990)''
* Nicholas Pike became this to The the Flash after he murdered Barry's brother Jay.


* !! ''The Flash (1990)''
Nicholas Pike became this to The Flash after he murdered Barry's brother Jay.



** Darhk's colleagues in the Legion of Doom also serve as this to the Legends, with Vixen having her sights set on the Reverse-Flash for killing [[FirstLove Hourman]], while Thawne thinks himself a {{Foil}} to the Atom, Captain Cold trying to persuade Heat Wave back into a life of crime, and White Canary becoming the Dark Archer's main target after he reveals his part in crashing the ''Queen's Gambit'' to her.

!! ''The Flash (1990)''
Nicholas Pike became this to The Flash after he murdered Barry's brother Jay.

%%!! ''Freedom Fighters: The Ray''

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** Darhk's colleagues in the Legion of Doom also serve as this to the Legends, with Vixen having her sights set on the Reverse-Flash for killing [[FirstLove Hourman]], while Thawne thinks himself a {{Foil}} to the Atom, Captain Cold trying to persuade Heat Wave back into a life of crime, and White Canary becoming the Dark Archer's main target after he reveals his part in crashing the ''Queen's Gambit'' to her.

!! ''The Flash (1990)''
Nicholas Pike became this to The Flash after he murdered Barry's brother Jay.

%%!! ''Freedom Fighters: The Ray''
her.


* Kara Danvers has many enemies, but by virtue of being an AllLovingHero, she doesn't have the kind of personal hatred for her worst ones that Oliver and Barry have for theirs. However, she openly calls Leslie Willis, a.k.a Livewire, her nemesis.

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* Kara Danvers has many enemies, but by virtue of being an AllLovingHero, she doesn't have the kind of personal hatred for her worst ones that Oliver and Barry have for theirs. However, she openly calls Leslie Willis, a.k.a Livewire, her nemesis. nemesis, with Winn commenting that even mentioning Livewire's name causes Kara to get defensive. [[spoiler:Ironically, Livewire would end up performing a HeroicSacrifice to protect Kara from Reign.]]



* CADMUS as a whole serves as this to the Department of Extra-Normal Operations.

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* CADMUS as a whole serves as this to the Department of Extra-Normal Operations.Operations, with Lillian Luthor being a big target for Alex Danvers due to her [[spoiler:forcing Alex's father to work for CADMUS]].


** Malcolm Merlyn, Oliver's first personal enemy, and the one who was most similar to him as an EvilCounterpart as a man who lost himself to the darkness; its a small wonder why Merlyn calls himself the "Dark Archer". Being responsible for sinking the ''Queen's Gambit'', and leaving Oliver stranded on Lian Yu for years, Malcolm plays a huge role in ruining Oliver's life and setting him on the path of becoming the vigilante he is today. In their rivalry, Merlyn has been responsible for the deaths of three important people in Oliver's life, and manipulating Thea against Oliver multiple times. Even after he and Oliver came to an EnemyMine against Ra's al Ghul, Merlyn ended up [[HeelFaceDoorSlam betraying Oliver to H.I.V.E.]] after he gets humiliated from being beaten in a League challenge, resulting in Oliver cutting off Merlyn's hand and stripping him of the title of Ra's al Ghul. Things are so personal that, during said duel, Malcolm makes it clear that the only way their feud will end is when one of them is dead.

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** Malcolm Merlyn, Oliver's first personal enemy, and the one who was most similar to him as an EvilCounterpart as a man who lost himself to the darkness; its a small wonder why Merlyn calls himself the "Dark Archer". Being responsible for sinking the ''Queen's Gambit'', and leaving Oliver stranded on Lian Yu for years, Malcolm plays a huge role in ruining Oliver's life and setting him on the path of becoming the vigilante he is today. In their rivalry, Merlyn has been responsible for the deaths of three important people in Oliver's life, and manipulating Thea against Oliver multiple times. Even after he and Oliver came to an EnemyMine against Ra's al Ghul, Merlyn ended up [[HeelFaceDoorSlam betraying Oliver to H.I.V.E.]] after he gets humiliated from being beaten in a League challenge, resulting in Oliver cutting off Merlyn's hand and stripping him of the title of Ra's al Ghul. Things are so personal that, during said duel, Malcolm makes it clear that the only way their feud will end is when one of them is dead. [[spoiler:Merlyn would ultimately perish on Lian Yu performing a HeroicSacrifice for Thea.]]


* Felicity's dubs the Bug-Eyed Bandit, Brie Larvan, as her personal nemesis after she gives her a run for her money in hacking. She also has a rocky relationship with her father, Noah Kuttler a.k.a the Calculator.


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* Ricardo Diaz made a number of enemy's during his reign of terror:
** He became this to Black Siren AKA Earth-2 Laurel Lance after he [[spoiler: murdered Quentin Lance, whom Laurel came to see as a father]].
** Felicity also utterly hates Diaz for getting Oliver incarcerated, and attempting to murder her and William to hurt Oliver. [[spoiler: If it hadn't been for Earth-2 Laurel's intervention, Felicity would have killed him while he was in police custody]].
** Diaz can also be considered Oliver's fourth biggest enemy. After Oliver just barely manages to take down Diaz criminal, Diaz vows destroy what's left of Oliver's life. Oliver in turn is unable to stop Diaz from going after his wife and son while incarcerated. Diaz's men even manage to attack Oliver in prison.
* Before Diaz, Felicity dubbed the Bug-Eyed Bandit, Brie Larvan, as her nemesis after she gives her a run for her money in hacking, it was short live however, as the two only faced each other twice before Felicity accidentally put her into a coma. She also had a rocky relationship with her father, Noah Kuttler a.k.a the Calculator, [[spoiler: before his HeelFaceTurn]].

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