“I didn’t have to go easy on you. A different binding agent, a stronger mix… I want you to remember that. I wanted to remind you to stay out of my way. In all the years to come, in your most private moments, I want you to remember the one man who beat you!” – Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (2013)
Said iconic quote, spoken by an armored Batman to a roughed up Superman (Mark Valley), had already made its display screen debut within the second a part of the animated Batman: The Dark Knight Returns adaptation anyway. At the height of the their thunderous bodily battle at Crime Alley, it seems Bruce Wayne will earn the final word victory and desires to make positive Superman realizes how a lot he enjoys having the higher hand, proper earlier than succumbing to a coronary heart assault. However, after listening to coronary heart beats from his grave, Clark Kent discovers that his friend remains to be alive and he actually did change into the only real victor in opposition to the Man of Steel.