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- Only the strong survive. And only the strong are worthy of perfection. To succumb to sentient is to embrace extinction.
- -- Cyborg Superman src
History of character is unknown.
- Cybernetic Enhancement: Cyborg Superman was created by Brainiac. When Zor-El lay dying at the machine's feet he was enhanced and perfected to Brainiac's liking and sent forth to find perfection in the universe.
- Energy Projection: Cyborg Superman can fire heat beams from a cybernetic eye that can cut through ships and large chunks of land. He can also fire electricity from his body to electrocute or destroy machines.
- Flight: Cyborg Superman can fly through his own technological means. As with most of his ability he has perfect control of his maneuverability.
- Invulnerability: Cyborg Superman is immune to most, if not all, forms of damage. When a planetary defense space carrier unloads it's munitions on him he simply walks through it.
- Metamorphosis: Cyborg Superman's right arm can shapeshift into whatever means he desires. This ability is limited to the technological means available to him, this means he can extend and expand his arm but only to conceivable limits.
- Superhuman Speed: Cyborg Superman can travel through space at high speeds and crack barriers on planets in flight.
- Superhuman Strength: Cyborg Superman is strong enough to hold down fully powered Kryptonians as well as other aliens of heightened strength. He sends his body through ships with enough force to cause them to explode.
- Zor-El was created by Otto Binder and Al Plastino, first appearing as part of the Superman Family in Action Comics #252. However, in the rebooted Prime Earth continuity his first appearance as part of the DC Universe is in Michael Green, Mike Johnson and Mahmud Asrar's New 52 Supergirl series.
- 22 Appearances of Zor-El (Prime Earth)
- 4 Images featuring Zor-El (Prime Earth)
- 6 Quotations by or about Zor-El (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Zor-El (Prime Earth)
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