The Man of Steel had gotten rusty.
While his DC Comics counterpart Batman was conquering the world via the Dark Knight trilogy, and the rivals over at Marvel Comics were raking in the cash with “The Avengers” and all its spin-off films, Superman had been put into mothballs.
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