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Ares, Mars, War, The God of War… this cunning warrior ripped from Greek and Roman mythology is one of Wonder Woman’s most formidable foes and plays a key role in many incarnations of her origin story. Ares makes his big-screen debut in the DC Extended Universe film Wonder Woman. Played by David Thewlis, The God of War will be a true test for the Princess of Themyscira, as he has been for years on the page.

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  1. The narrator voice sounds so yukkk.. watchmojo plz make sure we hear that pleasing female voice

  2. if batman can defeat superman pretty much batman can defeat ares as well-,-cuz duuh dcu always make their main character super strong

  3. Ares shall always make a great super villain and a great first super villain for Wonder Woman to defeat.

  4. Plot twist! In myth, Ares is Hippolyta’s father and the Amazons worshiped him. DUN DUN DUUUUN!

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