Pre 52 - How much did Drakseid hate Superman?

#1 Posted by Z3RO180 (7633 posts) - - Show Bio

So how much did he hate superman cause it seem like when ever he tries to conquer earth superman always stops him. He does beats the living hell out of superman alot so i guess thats a win.

#2 Posted by colonyofcells (2039 posts) - - Show Bio

Darkseid views Superman as an insect rather than as somebody to be hated.

#3 Posted by Onemoreposter (4235 posts) - - Show Bio

@Z3RO180: @colonyofcells: I wouldn't say insect. He see him more like a wild dog. A wild dog can hurt you or possibly kill you. You don't like the wild dog because of the threat it poses to you, but you don't hate it because it only a beast. It can do nothing else than be what it is.

I think that is sort've how Darkseid looks at Superman. Darkseid would like to "domesticate" Superman. He can see the value of making such an animal his servant. Darkseid also realizes that if a beast can't be tamed, sometimes it must be put down.

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