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Metropolis: The Real-Life Town That Superman Couldn't Save

Until the 1970s, the tiny southern Illinois town of Metropolis in the US had two claims to fame: The long-demolished fort George Washington founded nearby, and the Uranium Hexafluoride Processing Facility, which employed hundreds of its citizens. But in June 1972, the Illinois House of Representatives and DC Comics gave Metropolis a new history. They declared it the official hometown of Superman. Read More >>

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First Full-Length Man of Steel Trailer: Superman's Never Looked So Badass

Finally! Since the first teaser dropped this past July, this is what comic book fans and move buffs have been waiting for. The first full-length trailer for Zach Snyder's re-imagining of Superman, Man of Steel, just went live and it looks pretty good. Read More >>

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Caped Pint Glasses Will Only Add To Your Drunken Delusions of Being a Superhero

You know that feeling you get when you drink? The one that makes you think you could take on Superman, Batman, the Hulk, Iron Man and Wolverine all at the same time? It's just an illusion. And one that's definitely not helped with these official DC Comics caped pint glasses. Read More >>

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Batman: Arkham City Lockdown - Holy Bruised Knuckle Brawler, Batman!

Tell your friends. Tell all your friends. The world's most famous pointy-eared psychotic has emerged from the shadows of the App Store, ready to dispense some two-fisted vigilante justice to the criminal underworld of Gotham City. One question, though. Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight? Read More >>

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