He tears out the metal from Cyborg’s face, knocking him out of commission. After all, she knows what it’s like to be a flunky. Superboy, Wonder Girl, Red Robin, and Starfire attacked Superman early on in his madness. Green Arrow shoots an arrow at Superman and it deflects. When Kalibak sees the anger in Superman’s eyes, he realizes that maybe he made a big mistake. It’s Arkham Knight all over again. He’s on Superman’s side, but he’s also a Green Lantern. With things calming down in a post-Superman landscape, Amanda Waller tries to take advantage by creating the Suicide Squad. Follow Gavin on Twitter! The heavy hitter is Hercules, who easily defeats Hal Jordan and then fights off both Wonder Woman and Superman, batting the latter into space. While mocking Superman for no longer being selfless, Captain Atom makes sure to fly to space and drags Superman with him. The two plotlines clash when Bizarro goes after the Rogues, because that’s what Superman would do. He makes it clear that Ted’s time is up and there is nothing either can do about it. Joker admits that he’s grown tired of messing with Batman, so he moved on to Superman, deciding he wanted to see if he could break him. Deathstroke is promptly taken down by Raven and Cyborg, setting up his first appearance in the game’s story mode. Presumably, they would somehow forget about all this. Superman crushes Lex’s neck and hears the words of onlookers all over as they whisper about seeing Superman kill his buddy Lex Luthor in front of the Hall of Justice. Veon ignores his Teen Titan foes and instead picks a fight with Brainiac’s crew. Oh, right. Deadman possesses the body of Shazam in order to save Constantine and talk some sense into the Spectre. As he tells Harley, he was conjured by Klarion in the first place. Without the context of what’s been going on, Kalibak hears that Superman’s declaring a war-free Earth and figures it’s some hippy bullshit ripe for the picking. This time he remembers to put his hands over his face. Either way, Ted gets to return the favor by being there for Booster in his final moments. As for Green Arrow, the end of Year Two has Black Canary brought to an alternate reality where she died and Ollie survived. They become Harley’s Horde in honor of their boss and help fight the Regime. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. Flash is having a hard time figuring out his place in the world, what with Superman being a total dick, but also making the world safer. “PlayStation”, “PS” family logo and the “PS4” logo are registered trademarks of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. ©2018 Viacom International Inc. All Rights Reserved. Robin’s freaking out, Batman’s horrified, and everyone figures maybe it’s for the best to just back off on the fighting and not poke the bear for the time being. When a distraught and angry Hal demands to know who is responsible for John’s death, Sinestro says that Guy Gardner did it by accident. It was rather nice and shouldn’t have been a big enough deal to affect anything in the story. Things get messy when Weather Wizard offhandedly calls Bizarro “Fake Superman.” Bizarro fries Wizard and Heatwave with his vision, and the other two are only saved because Trickster (Alex Walker), who has secretly tagged along, convinces Bizarro that he’s his friend. But you… You killed one of my boys. Basically, an after-the-fact explanation for why these guys aren’t involved in the Injustice 2 prequel storyline. The premise behind the game sees Superman turn evil after the Joker tricks him into killing Lois Lane and setting off a nuclear device that wipes out Metropolis. Said prison also has Damian pinned down, until his mother Talia comes to save him. Here are the victims. He wants to raze Metropolis and Gotham to the ground to prove a point. Batman is PISSED. In the midst of it, Nightwing and Robin have a bit of an argument and Robin responds by lashing out and angrily throwing his escrima stick at Nightwing’s head (something he’s apparently wont to do as he tried it earlier). Get the best of Den of Geek delivered right to your inbox! The Joker is arguably the most famous comic book villain of all time and steadily evolved from his original appearance as a comical prankster to becoming Batman's ultimate nemesis. It just takes him a moment to realize that he dropped Trickster onto the side of a mountain. Bizarro, not really understanding who or what he is, grabs Trickster and flies away to get answers. A part-time hobby soon blossomed into a career when he discovered he really loved writing about movies, TV and video games – he even (arguably) had a little bit of talent for it. Those four all suffer from immediate head explosions. Batwoman isn’t stated to be outright dead, but there is some red coloring on the wall behind where she was. Bizarro takes to the Trickster as his little buddy, but his Frankenstein’s Monster mentality (the movie version and not the awesome DC Comics version) causes him to kill various civilians due to a misunderstanding. Then things immediately go to Hell. Then, from the Justice League satellite, he looks at the beauty of Earth and says his goodbyes to Barbara and Batman. When Waller points out that they’re very thorough about cleaning up their clues, Harley just laughs harder because, again, Batman. Superboy attempts to shield Beast Boy at the last second, but fails to save his life. Once again, Superman’s side fights Batman’s side, only with Trigon fighting Mr. Mxyzptlk in the background. This includes preventing the synapses in Superman’s brain from working, meaning Superman is completely paralyzed. Tom Taylor, writer of Injustice at the time, had a one-panel scene showing that in this universe, Batwoman and Renee Montoya (who at the very least were an item in main continuity) are married back as of Year Two. He calls to teammate Klarion the Witch Boy to teleport them out of there, but before anything can be done, Sinestro blasts Klarion to death with his yellow ring. Without remorse, Athanasia shoots him dead and they move on. NETHERREALM STUDIOS LOGO, WB GAMES LOGO, WB SHIELD: ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s17). This leads to a battle between the gods and Superman’s regime. A big battle breaks out between Superman and Batman’s groups, and Constantine points out that this isn’t going to end well. Well, not THE Batman. John dies in Hal’s arms, making Hal a little too emotional to think clearly. Jason explains the rough truth that his family had already been killed in a failed escape attempt. He demands to know which of Zsasz’s many scars represents Alfred. 2) DC were really mad about the insinuation of two supporting characters being (gay) married and told him to switch Batwoman and Huntress’ roles as a way to sweep it under the rug. He starts rambling about how the reunited World’s Finest could bring order to the world, but then Brainiac has him impaled with a giant metal wire. Batman is sure to point out that Damian murdered the original Nightwing, Dick Grayson. Ted puts on his old tights and attempts to fight off the invading Suicide Squad, but it’s no use. Ra’s knows the threat of a loose Zod and takes care of it by having Amazo catch his fist and then snap his neck so hard that Zod’s head tears off. Not after…what it made him do. He’s confused and horrified when he discovers that Spectre isn’t Jim Corrigan anymore, and instead sees a creepy smile (one of several red herring hints that Spectre is actually the Joker). As Solomon Grundy walks off to dispose of the body, the Flash finally comes to realize that the ends don’t justify the means and defects. She pours on intense heat-vision followed by intense ice-breath to weaken him before punching his head into scrap.