According to reports, the DC Comics' 'big bad' super-villain tasked to fighting the "Justice League" superhero team in director Zack Snyder's latest movie, has now been revealed:
'Steppenwolf', one of creator Jack Kirby's 'New Gods', debuting in DC's "New Gods" Vol. 1 #7 (February 1972), will serve as the main antagonist against the 'Justice League'.
"'Steppenwolf' is an immortal with superhuman strength, speed, endurance and reflexes. He is a highly talented military leader. He has served as the head of the 'Apokolips' armed forces, and when going into battle personally often commands units of the 'dog cavalry'.
"These warriors ride enormous dogs, for the carnage and mass deaths he causes when he leads forces in battle.
"Steppenwolf wields various weapons, including a cable-snare in which he can entrap an opponent, and from which he can fire lethal 'radion' beams.
"His main weapon is his 'electro-axe', is a master swordsman and a formidable hand-to-hand combatant..."
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