Re: ‘Superman & Batman’ movie will follow ‘Man of Steel’
A little more experience with his superpowers yes, but Zod was a trained soldier, so quickly gained the upper hand. And Zod didn't want to rule Earth - he wanted to bring back Krypton. That was his entire purpose.
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