Metropolis is restored to its real size, and the city of Kandor becomes New Krypton. It was after the second so-called "Second Crisis," that the real truth behind Brainiac was revealed to Superman, by none other than his cousin Kara, better known as Supergirl. Brainiac was later able to boost his intelligence to level twelve, with the help of fellow Superman enemy Lex Luthor. Brainiac is the main antagonist in the game Superman: Man Of Steel for the Sega Genesis. When he attempted to overthrow the Computer Tyrants of his home world, he was executed. So whilst Lex is in space experimenting in space Brainiac launches his attack against Lex thinking to take Lex unawares. Bart and Patty escape though and quickly formulate a plan. For More Information: Legion of Super-Heroes. Flash used the power of the Speed Force to create light speed vibrations and destroyed Brainiac. This means Brainiac is a version encountered by Superman in the post-INFINITE CRISIS era, or one very much approximating him. In doing so, Metropolis was returned to Earth and Superman took possession of the Collector's ship and made it his new Fortress of Solitude. The first time he encountered him, Brainiac possessed the mind of Milton Fine. Brainiac is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. Movie execs, here's some ideas for you. The battle-ready Brainiac is reminiscent of his appearance is the 1996 cartoon Superman The Animated Series, and follow up Justice League, and Justice League Unlimited series's of the early 2000s. The “Ultimate Brainiac” revealed his was now sick and dying from his mutations, and wished to simply go back to being simply Vril Dox again. The most dangerous villains in the DC Universe have been forced to team up and take on a new mission: Kill the Justice League. This version of Brainiac also says that Brainiac 5 does not exist in the 31st century. When a Brainiac drone arrived on Earth searching for Kryptonians, Superman defeated it and brought it to the Fortress of Solitude. Superman: Unbound is a 2013 animated direct to video superhero film based on the 2008 comic book story arc "Superman: Brainiac" by Geoff Johns.It was directed by James Tucker and scripted by Bob Goodman. Brainiac is seen fighting the Justice League of America and sending out his forces to fight and defeat the Suicide Squad, the Teen Titans and The Titans. His mental power prove to be formidable, but he is ultimately defeated by the Man of Steel. This boy, also named Vril Dox, would grow up under the name “Brainiac 2” and eventually overthrow the Computer Tyrants of Colu himself. He then infected John Corben with his influence and transformed him into a cyborg under his control before taking Metropolis like he had taken Kandor years earlier. It turns out that Fine actually possessed a real psychic ability, one that was now augmented through his possession by Dox. Whilst upon his skull ship Superman sees the newer bigger and more physically imposing Brainiac emerge from a cocoon to reveal his new form. But Superman breaks free from Brainiac’s control, and the two end up in a fist fight in a dirty swamp – the first time Brainiac has left his hermetically sealed ship in centuries. Brainiac was discovered by Jor-El downloading himself and was chased by the police before the planet ended. This Brainiac model appears in Legion Of Super Heroes, originally as an isolated piece of data stored in Brainiac 5'smemory. In addition to Vril Dox, there is Dox's son by Stealth, Lyrl Dox (alias Brainiac 3), whom LEGION has fought multiple times. But Kara remembers from her childhood when the alien presence came to Krypton and stole the city of Kandor. aphillips17 Kandor was rescued by Superman (Superman defeated Brainiac), leading next to the Fortress of Solitude, it reverts to the city, freeing the city at its original size. The Colony of the Collector of Worlds Share Share Tweet Email.