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Nass to cook up a winning strategy

A tough wide draw has put up an extra hurdle for Sunday's HK$6 million KrisFlyer Sprint favourite Krypton Factor - along with whatever questions there are over his ability to perform on the Singapore turf.

Friday, 18 May, 2012, 12:00am

DC Superheroes Store

Comic book fans who want to get their geek chic on can now do so at the newly opened DC Superheroes Store. It will have you dressed from head to toe in your favourite hero's colours.

8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Who would beat Superman in a fight?

Helen Wong, 13, St Stephen's Girls' College

Doraemon - wisdom always outweighs fighting skills in a battle. Doraemon has a pocket filled with gadgets from the future. His tools, such as Anywhere Door, can help him deal with attacks. His time machine will enable him to find out tactics Superman will use. Knowing this in advance will help him win.

7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

All Star Superman

Flying onto shelves isn't a bird or plane but the latest Superman animated movie from DC Universe.

In this new adventure, we find the Man of Steel saving a group of scientists from falling into the sun after Lex Luthor's evil helper damages the space shuttle's controls. However, Lex's real plan is to kill Superman by frying his Kryptonian cells.

27 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Batman/Superman: Public Enemies (DVD/Blu-Ray)

A giant meteor is on course to cause the earth's destruction, but Lex Luthor is there to save humanity. Yes, you read that right: Superman's arch-nemesis will save the world from a giant Kryptonite meteor in the new DC Universe animated original movie Batman/Superman: Public Enemies.

27 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Comic book combat

Justice League Heroes (PSP/PS2)

Hot on the heels of Marvel: Ultimate Alliance comes DC Comics' Justice League Heroes for the PSP and PlayStation 2.

14 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

D is for hero

Could this ever happen in Hong Kong? A commuter suffers a seizure on the platform of an MTR station and falls on the track as a train thunders towards the station.

A fellow passenger travelling with his two young daughters leaps onto the track, pushes the man flat down into the space between the tracks and throws himself on top of him.

13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Tough guy for tights spots

AS RECENTLY AS last year, Brandon Routh was mixing drinks behind the bar at Lucky Strikes, a Hollywood bowling alley.

Today, he's the star of one of the most talked-about movies of the year, succeeding George Reeves and Christopher Reeve as the latest incarnation of Superman.

9 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

movie buff

The world's most famous superhero is is back on the big screen in Superman Returns. The latest adaptation, to be released on July 13, is by filmmaker Bryan Singer, the director of the first two X-Men movies.

Year of Birth: 1932. He is the brainchild of writers Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel. They sold him to DC comics in 1938 - for a paltry $165.

2 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Dissecting the caped crusaders

Holy mackerel Batman! An Australian university organised what it claims is the world's first academic conference on superheroes, as hundreds of scholars, lecturers and film buffs descended on Melbourne University over the weekend to reflect on the enduring popularity of Batman, Superman and other caped crusaders.

13 Jun 2005 - 12:00am