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15 Times Batman and Superman Came Together. The Epic Battle Begins.

The caped crusader and the Man of Steel. The question as to who will win the battle has intrigued comic lovers since, what looks like, ages. So we did a little digging. 

Superman is light, and Batman is dark. They might hate each other for they have a very different perspective of the world. While Superman works by instilling hope in people, Batman instills fear in people. Yes, they do have reasons to fight but to save the mankind they might as well come together. 

We bring you the Batman and Superman since they first collaborated in 1940 till the new Dawn of Justice Trailer that has made you go gaga over the battle.

Everything you need to know before the movie hits the theaters. Are you ready for the ride of a lifetime?

15 Times Batman and Superman Came Together. The Epic Battle Begins.

15 Times Batman and Superman Came Together. The Epic Battle Begins.

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#1. Start- The 1940 edition featuring Superman, Robin and Batman,.

#1. Start- The 1940 edition featuring Superman, Robin and Batman,.

The action comic publisher came together with the Detective Comic Inc. for a business tie-up and released this edition. This tie-up would lead to the grand DC Comics a few years down the line. But the same cover suggested that The Metropolis and The Gotham City were somewhere in the same universe. Also, The Caped Crusader and The Man of Steel will at some point of time come together to fight evil or fight themselves.

#2. The Mightest Team On The Earth - Superman #76.

#2. The Mightest Team On The Earth - Superman #76.

The story put together by the writer Edmond Hamilton and illustrator Curt Swan called "The Mightiest Team On The Earth," was the first comic featuring Superman and Batman.

#3. Clark and Bruce shared a room but never knew each other's real identities until...

#3. Clark and Bruce shared a room but never knew each other's real identities until...

Clark and Bruce happen to travel on the same cruise ship. Due to some booking mishaps, they had to share the same rooms. They never knew each other's true identities till a fire broke on the ship and people needed to be saved.

John Bryne came to DC and the Man Of Steel was launched in 1986.

John Bryne came to DC and the Man Of Steel was launched in 1986.

Artist and writer John Bryne came from Marvel and was an expert in hero vs. hero comics. DC comics at this point of the time featured the post-crisis Superman, ignoring the story-line that followed before.

#4. The beginning.

#4. The beginning.

They both had different perspectives to see the world. That was the reason that their first meet would lead to a conflict.

#5. The Ending.

#5. The Ending.

This is how it ended in the Man Of Steel.

#6. The next big thing now was the Batman- The Dark Knight Returns By Frank Miller.

#6. The next big thing now was the Batman- The Dark Knight Returns By Frank Miller.

This mini-series written by Frank Miller was set in the future. An old batman returns to Gotham city. But the comic was driven by Frank Miller's perspective of the world.

#7. The Dark Knight Returns #4 1986.

#7. The Dark Knight Returns #4 1986.

According to him Superman was working with the US Government. The American government saw Batman's return a treat. Superman was asked to chase away Batman from the country.

#8. Hush by writer Jeph Loeb and artist Jim Lee.

#8. Hush by writer Jeph Loeb and artist Jim Lee.

Hush is an year long story written by Jeph Lee. It has the same approach as to what would happen of the battle between Superman and Batman blows.

#9. Batman is tactatious. Could he win over the near invincible superman?

#9. Batman is tactatious. Could he win over the near invincible superman?

But instead of ideologically governing the whole battle, they pictured Superman under the control of the Poison Ivy.

#10. JLA: Tower of Babel.

#10. JLA: Tower of Babel.

Every store was now echoing with the question as to who would win if had a duo with Batman and generally the answer was Batman. Mark Waid now had an awesome idea.

#11.Mark Waid decides to let Batman go rougue.

#11.Mark Waid decides to let Batman go rougue.

Batman, as said is tactful in his approach. Mark Waid had a deadly idea as to what would happen if someone could lay his hands on his plans. And so Ra's al Ghul steals Batman's contingency plans. And so Batman did plans for each and everyone in the Justice League.

#12. Red Son - 2003

#12. Red Son - 2003

In some other dimension Mark Millar and artist Dave Johnson, came up with a thought. What if baby Kal-El landed in Russia instead of Kansas?

#13. Red Son features the battle between the Russian Superman and the American Batman.

#13. Red Son features the battle between the Russian Superman and the American Batman.

Superman born and brought up in Russia with communist values got a chance to fight with the American Batman in this new comics.

#14. DC 2011 Comics fight breaks in the Justice League.

#14. DC 2011 Comics fight breaks in the Justice League.

In the new comics, Justice League was against each other till they realized that their was a third party made them fight.

#15. Sooner they unite and fight together against one enemy.

#15. Sooner they unite and fight together against one enemy.

Zack Snyder, the director of Batman vs. Superman is in love with Frank millers Dark Knight Returns. He quoted this from the comic book when he announced the new movie at Comic Con.

Zack Snyder, the director of Batman vs. Superman is in love with Frank millers Dark Knight  Returns. He quoted this from the comic book when he announced the new movie at Comic Con.

"I want you to remember, Clark, in all the years to come, in all your most private moments, I want you to remember my hand at your throat. I want you to remember the one man who beat you."

Finally here is is the loved trailer of the most awaited movie ever.

Also, Zack Snyder promised us that- "we're not adapting this thing, but it is the thing that will help us tell that story." The trailer says a lot and we can't wait. Not anymore.

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