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Headscratchers: DC Universe Online
The origins for the mentors don't actually make sense in some cases:
  • Meta Heroes have Superman. Supes is Kryptonian, and thus doesn't have a metagene. Flash would make more sense.
    • Actually, Flash doesn't have it in his genes either. It was a Freak Lab Accident, remember? I think the "meta" means they have it in their genes (e.g. kryptonian DNA), not necessary a metagene.
      • Metahumans often, though not always, have their powers activated by a lethal event which determines the type of power they have. For example, the Flash gets super-speed after being struck by lightening during a lab experiment. Captain Atom got his powers from an atomic experiment. The term is basically an excuse to retroactively tie together all the disconnected "Freak Lab Accident" super-hero origins. How did they survive the accident and get powers? They were metahumans, the accident activated their metagene! Of course, some of them do just get Puberty Superpower, but not all. So no, Superman is certainly not a meta, he's an alien first and foremost, and Flash? He isn't.
  • Meta Villains: Lex Luthor? He doesn't have powers! He'd make much more sense as Gadgetry! Bane, or Poison Ivy perhaps?
    • Stretchy, but this version may be the kryptonite-steroid-pumping madman.
      • How about he mentors the metas because he knows more about their powers than anyone in the society?
      • This seems to be what he's going for. Most of his missions involve researching or manipulating metas, even if he isn't one himself.
  • Gadget Villains: The Joker? He's not got powers, sure, but he's not really gadget-oriented. Maybe a little...I'd personally replace him with Lex.
    • The mentors seem to be counterparts of each other. Supes, Lex. Batman, Joker. But I agree, the mentor titles should be a little different to suit the mentor or the mentor's should be changed.
    • Acid-squirting flowers, bombs, razor-edged playing cards, lethal joy-buzzer...
  • Why would Catwoman be WW's archenemy on the cover? Wouldn't be closer to Circe or the Cheetah (Does she really have a good archenemy)?
    • She isn't. She shows up in the advertising material due to Wolverine Publicity. It is Circe in-game.
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