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    12 Of The Best Villains Of 2022 So Far

    These bad guys have dominated 2022.

    This year, audiences have gotten some terrific villains across movies and television.

    Vecna in his mindscape in "Stranger Things"/Gorr taking off his hood in "Thor: Love and Thunder"

    12. Dr. Robotnik — Sonic the Hedgehog 2

    Dr. Robotnik pointing to his mustache in "Sonic the Hedgehog 2"

    11. The Grabber — The Black Phone

    The Grabber wearing a smiling devil mask in "The Black Phone"

    10. Ghostface — Scream (2022)

    Ghostface holding a bloody knife in "Scream" (2022)

    9. Gorr the God Butcher — Thor: Love and Thunder

    Gorr taking off his hood in "Thor: Love and Thunder"

    8. Scarlet Witch — Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

    Close-up of the Scarlet Witch in "Doctor Strange In the Multiverse of Madness"

    7. Pearl — X

    Close-up of Pearl in "X"

    6. Goff — Peacemaker

    Chris holding a jar with Goff, having drawn a peace sign, in it in "Peacemaker"

    5. Harmony Cobel — Severance

    Ms. Cobel in her office in "Severance"

    4. Darth Vader — Obi-Wan Kenobi

    Darth Vader with half of his face visible in "Obi-Wan Kenobi"

    3. The Riddler — The Batman

    The Riddler sitting in Arkham Asylum in "The Batman"

    2. Jobu Tupaki — Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Jopu Tupaki in a white leather suit and smoking a cigarette in "Everything Everywhere All At Once"

    1. Vecna — Stranger Things

    Vecna in his mindscape in "Stranger Things"

    Do you agree with this list? Are there any other villains that I missed? Please let me know in the comments section below.