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Published on October 11th, 2006 | by Deejay Knight, Editor/Founder

Why My Xbox 360 needs Superman Returns

Mxyzptlk. Bizarro. Lex Luthor. These are common names to expect whenever you hear Superman being brought up in a conversation. Sure you’ll hear the of the villains and their antics against the troubled city of Metropolis, but have you ever thought about what would happen if Superman wasn’t there to clean everything up?Now’s your chance to see for yourself. This past Friday, I played a full three hours of Superman Returns for the Xbox 360, and for the first time EVER– not only was I left wanting to play more of a Superman game, but it was a damn good one.

Anyone that’s had a look at the Superman Returns movie knows how it pans out, and is already thinking “Great. Another bad game based on a movie.” With the industry the way it is, noone can really blame you for that because I thought the same thing. But you can scratch that idea out of your head right now. EA Tiburon has not only teamed up with the actors from the movie, they’ve even recruited both legendary comic writer Mark Wolfman and the experienced video game writer Flint Dille to bring the latest chapter of Superman’s story to fruition. Rest assured, my friends, that the days of horrible Superman games are done. Let me start from the beginning…

About the Author

Deejay has been a gamer since the Atari 2600, has wrestled–and defeated–alligators with only his toes, and once aligned all the planets in the Solar System by uttering the words "Coo Coo Ka-Choo". In his sleep. He currently bides his time behind the scenes here at, streaming at and teaching.

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