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Subj: Re: I never understood the double standard about Darkseid...
Posted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 at 10:35:08 am EST (Viewed 118 times)
Reply Subj: Re: I never understood the double standard about Darkseid...
Posted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 at 11:01:42 pm EST (Viewed 130 times)
Quote:And then he lost to Thane straight up, a bargain basement top tier if there was one.
You can try to diminish Thane all you want but in that story, Thane was clearly set up to be just that powerful.
How is Superman taking off a win when Darkseid has oneshotted him twice now?
Quote:I agree that DC has corrected itself and made Darkseid a true teambuster since the New 52. He's still in the range that Superman could pull off a win, but Superman would be and should be a big underdog. Prior to 2011, Darkseid's average depiction was clearly lower.
Even after New 52, DC has made statements that Superman rivals Darkseid in power:
Quote:And how was Darkseid's average lower?
I guess despite all of your posts here, you haven't read this thread.