When the sun turned yellow again the now-vulnerable Zod struck Superman with all his power at super-speed, but was killed due to Superman's invulnerability. By ad… Exiled to the Phantom Zone by his people for treason, he survived the destruction of Krypton and swore revenge against the son of Jor-El. But as a general, Zod had facial hair and was noted for wearing black and other dark Kryptonian garments before his body was destroyed and he became a wraith. I'm on the fence about this. [5] He was the head of the Kryptonian military in the alternate reality. Amanda Waller sent the Suicide Squad to steal the contents of the Black Vault and bring them back to her; however, in unlocking the previously hermetically sealed area, they unwittingly allowed Zod to tear open the now unstable link between Earth and the Phantom Zone and once again break free. Newer Post Older Post Home. (And the one most glaring omission from 2nd and 3rd Edition.). ; Brickset members have written 35592 set reviews. [11], This character is or was primarily an enemy of Superman in any of his various incarnations, or members of the Superman Family. Supergirl turns herself in, but he doesn't recognize her, even after she introduces herself as Kara Zor-El, saying "my mom sent you to the phantom zone!" Superman saves the village but leaves himself defenseless, until Wonder Woman arrives, evening the odds. General Zod is a former Kryptonian military general and an enemy to Superman. "Back In a Flash" https://dc.fandom.com/wiki/General_Zod?oldid=2810621, Pages using DynamicPageList parser function. In the old comics, he did pull off some pretty amazing feats of science, and he DOES comes from a technologically advanced world. ; 565 people have joined this week. Many of these were Zods of alternate universes. Believing the Kryptonian law council too weak in the running of their race, Zod decided he needed to take charge to make sure Krypton survived and founded the Sword of Rao movement to sever the "degenerative bloodlines" and start anew on a new planet. Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow? Smallville Smallville: Dominion - Final appearance. Acknowledging that he could neither afford to leave them on the now-dead pocket Earth to let them die on their own nor imprison them on his world, Superman was forced to execute them with Green Kryptonite. "—Dru-Zod General Dru-Zod is a member of the House of Zod and comes from the future. General Zod during his coup d'état. This world sported two yellow suns, and so Zod made it his family's new home. Eventually he came across a primitive world named Jekuul. Fate He is ultimately overthrown by a resistance movement led by scientist Jor-El and his brother, civic leader Zor-El. General Zod is an antagonist in the DC Super Hero Girls television series who serve as the eleventh main antagonist in #DCSuperHeroBoys. This Zod wears large, spiked black armor and when unmasked, is a bald, white-bearded old man. This greater power combined with his superior control and experience with it gives Superman an edge over Zod's superior fighting skills. Site Statistics. But while Zod and Faora enter the Phantom Zone in order to liberate the Warworld, Superman and Wonder Woman manage to set off a large nuclear explosion that destroyed the portal, trapping Zod and Faora in the Zone once again. Former The two are involved in a Kryptonian political plot, but ultimately apprehend the planet's traitor and see a reform of New Krypton's Council. Upon learning of the scientific experiments being conducted by Jor-El and his mentor Non, Zod (accompanied by his lieutenant, Ursa) led a raid on Jor-El's laboratory and placed both men under arrest for charges of heresy. This meant that characters like Supergirl and Power Girl were reimagined and Superman's Kryptonian canine Krypto became an ordinary house pet. In June 2016, the DC Rebirth event relaunched DC Comics' entire line of comic book titles, in which General Zod continues to appear within DC titles. Alive He must find a new planet to rule. This General Zod (born Avruiskin) is a Russian who was affected before his birth by Kryptonite radiation, since he was the son of two cosmonauts whose ship was too close to Kal-El's rocketship. Exiled to the Phantom Zone by his people for treason, he survived the destruction of Krypton and swore revenge against the son of Jor-El. The Superhero Database Classification number, or SHDB Class, is a number that represents the overall 'power' of a character. After he was freed from the Phantom Zone and possessed Lex, Zod took on his physical appearance and wore a long, black leather coat and other dark clothing.After a… Upon learning of the scientific experiments being conducted by Jor-El and his mentor Non, Zod (accompanied by his lieutenant, Ursa) led a raid on Jor-El's laboratory and placed both men under arrest for charges of heresy. [4] But Zod had lied; much like himself, Faora was also trapped within the Phantom Zone. For over a year, Zod managed to survive on his own until being found and rescued by Jor-El and Zor-El. [5], Grabbing her ally, Zod leaves the fortress and flies to a forest. They had formerly worked with Zod until his ambitions and misuse of Jor-El's Rao Beam and the Phantom Zone showed them his true nature and turned them against him. In December 2017, DC Comics ended the Rebirth branding, opting to include everything under a larger DC Universe banner and naming. But the bigger the difference in Class is, the more obvious it is who'll win in a fight. The Kryptonian Science Council believed that Jor-El... read more. However, Zod had ambitions to take over the planet Krypton and had little respect for the Kryptonian Council, and as such was banished to the Phantom Zone. Zod was born on the distant planet Krypton in the huge capital mega city of Kandor, with him being genetically engineered in a Genesis Chamber as a commanding leader and fierce warrior.