The Cyborg Superman is a fictional character appearing in comic books published by DC Comics. The character first appeared in “Adventures of Superman” #466 in 1990. The Cyborg Superman is one of several individuals who have taken on the mantle of Superman, but with a significant twist – he is part machine.
The original and most well-known version of Cyborg Superman is Hank Henshaw. Henshaw was an astronaut who, along with his crew, encountered a powerful cosmic radiation storm that led to the destruction of their spacecraft. After the incident, Henshaw’s body disintegrated, but his consciousness survived and gained the ability to manipulate technology. He reconstructed himself using cybernetic components, adopting the appearance of Superman, albeit with a more mechanical and intimidating appearance.
Cyborg Superman has been portrayed as both a villain and an antihero in various storylines. His motives often involve a deep-seated resentment towards Superman or a desire for power and revenge. The character has appeared in various comic book arcs, animated series, and other media within the DC Universe. It’s worth noting that different characters have assumed the Cyborg Superman identity in alternate storylines and continuities within DC Comics