* [[spoiler: Hawkboy avenging his family's death by killing Lex Luthor. After all the horror and suffering he caused, he finally gets his comeuppance. Also a moment of heartwarming, albeit a warped one, as Batman gave the kid the opportunity out of sympathy.]]
** [[spoiler:By the same token, Brainiac's utter destruction at the hands of Supergirl and the Kandorians.]]
* [[spoiler: Superman saving the planet and helping to usher in a new tomorrow for it.]]
* Captain Marvel is amongst the few to try to remain a golden age hero and die as one.