We all know Superman is super strong, but having read through countless comics, I'm wondering why his speed isn't really used in battles as much as his strength. I'm thinking that if Superman is faster than a speeding bullet and not much behind Flash, surely most combatants shouldn't be able to touch him. Surely the guy would be able to move way to fast for most aggressors to land a punch. This argument is taken to the ultimate conclusion when he has in the past faced Batman, a mere human being, who has somehow been able to punch him. Then there are all the times when great hulking creatures like Doomsday and Mongul have pounded him senseless. Reading those comics, I'm shouting "use your speed and duck...!!"..Is it just poor comic booking writing or an acknowledgement that if supes' strength AND speed were used to their theoretical limits, he would just be too powerful to make it a contest? Hopefully "man of Steel" is going to address this a bit, I'm told the fight scenes are VERY quick!
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