MultiVersus Superman All Unlockables Moves How to Win Guide PS5 PS4 1

Superman is one of the playable characters in MultiVersus, the free-to-play platform fighter from Warner Bros. Games. This ever-popular superhero is a force to be reckoned with, and should prove a popular choice among players thanks to his iconic abilities. As part of our MultiVersus guide, we will be outlining everything you need to know about Superman in the game. We'll introduce all unlockables, perks, moves, and how to win.

MultiVersus: Superman - All Unlockables, Perks, Moves, and How to Win

Below is everything you need to know about Superman in MultiVersus.

Superman: Biography and Overview

Before we begin to learn about all unlockables, moves, and how to win with Superman, we should get to know a little more about the character courtesy of his official biography and overview.

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Name First Appearance Character Class Voiced By
Superman (aka Clark Kent, Kal-El) Action Comics #1 (1938) Tank George Newbern

Superman is one of DC Comics' oldest and most popular superheroes. Hailing from the planet Krypton, he was sent as a child to Earth for his protection. As he grew up, it became apparent his alien abilities were exponentially more effective on our planet than his home world; he is impossibly strong, has heat vision, can fly, breathe ice, and much more. He uses his powers to protect Earth from all kinds of threats, sometimes alongside other DC heroes in a group known as the Justice League.

Since his creation in the late 1930s, Superman has been extremely popular, and has been portrayed in countless comic book series, animated shows, live action TV and movies — the list goes on.

Superman: All Costumes and Unlockables

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Below, we've listed all the cosmetic items you can unlock for Superman in MultiVersus.

Item Name Description Cost / How to Unlock
A Job For... Profile Icon Reach Mastery Level 14
Superman Badge Reach Mastery Level 15
Superman Announcer Pack 100 Gleamium
Push Ups Emote - Taunt 500 Gleamium
One Million Variant 1500 Gleamium

Superman: All Perks

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In this section of the guide, we're revealing a list of all Perks for Superman. These can be unlocked with XP as part of Superman's Mastery track. Remember that unlocking a character's Perks will make it cheaper to purchase them as Train Perks on another character, with the exception of Signature Perks which are exclusive to the character they're unlocked for.

Offense Perks

Perk Name Description How to Unlock
Wildcat Brawler Your team deals 5% increased damage with melee attacks on the ground Reach Mastery Level 7

Defense Perks

Perk Name Description How to Unlock
Kryptonian Skin Your team receives 4% reduced incoming damage Reach Mastery Level 4
Clear the Air Your team destroys enemy Projectiles after successfully neutral dodging the Projectile Reach Mastery Level 13

Utility Perks

Perk Name Description How to Unlock
Triple Jump Your team receives an extra jump after hitting an enemy while in air Reach Mastery Level 2
Last Stand Your team deals 10% increased damage after reaching 100 damage Reach Mastery Level 11

Signature Perks

Perk Name Description How to Unlock
Flaming Re-Entry The landing from Superman's leap attack ignites enemies and leaves a firewall on the ground Reach Mastery Level 8
Sniper Punch Superman's aim punch range is extended. The damage and knockback from the aim punch are increased at long distances but decreased in close quarters Reach Mastery Level 10
Break The Ice Superman deals additional damage to fighters debuffed by Ice. The additional damage scales with stacks of Ice Reach Mastery Level 12

Superman: All Moves and How to Win

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If you want to play as Superman in MultiVersus, this section will go over his moves and offer some advice on how to use him effectively. Inputs shown are using default controls.

Attacks

Move Name Description Input

Super Punch

Charge an Armored forward punch Neutral Square
Kryptonian Kombo A combo of rapid punches Side Square
Overhead Strike Charge an Armored hammer swing upward Up Square
Downward Swing Charge an Armored arching downswing that breaks Armor Down Square
Bullet Barrage Rapid three-punch attack Air Neutral Square
Flying Swing Charge a fast forward swing Air Side Square
Up and Away! Charge an upward punch Air Up Square
Falling Haymaker Charge a downward arching punch Air Down Square

Specials

Move Name
Description
Input
Ice Breath Superman uses ice breath that pushes enemies and applies Ice. As Ice increases, enemies are slowed and eventually Frozen. Enemies can struggle and other enemies can hit them to free them. Allies and allied Projectiles in ice breath get Ice Gauntlets, making their next hit deal Ice. Enemy Projectiles caught in ice breath are either destroyed or frozen into an item Neutral Triangle
Locomotive Charge Charge to aim a reticle. On release, Superman will dash to that location with a powerful Armored punch Side Triangle
Meteor Liftoff Charge a launch into the air. Then, come hurtling back to the ground with a powerful impact attack. On startup, Superman will have Armor and fighters on the ground near Superman will be knocked upward Up Triangle
Heat Vision Superman receives Armor and uses his laser vision. The laser Projectiles travel until they hit the gorund and then knock enemies upward, dealing Ignited Down Triangle
Ten-Ton Tackle Superman will fly forward. Charge to increase distance of flight. If he collides with an enemy while flying he will grab them and fly a short distance before punching them forward Air Side Triangle
Go Long! Superman lunches upward, grabbing any enemy he comes in contact with. Superman can then throw them by holding a direction Air Up Triangle
Aerial Heat Vision Similar to ground, without Armor Air Down Triangle

Passive Abilities

To the Skies!: Superman can dodge upward and diagonally upward from the ground.

How to Win as Superman

Superman is one of the Tank class characters in MultiVersus, meaning his main job is to take a punch to help his teammate survive for longer. However, there's much more to him than just that — he has some powerful tricks up his sleeves.

Your bread and butter while playing as Superman is his Air Side Special. Charge this and he will fly forward, and you can direct this while it's happening. If you grab an enemy, your flight will continue for a second and then you'll fling them forward. You can use this to score some pretty nasty ringouts by carrying enemies off to the side and throwing them out. So, after dealing some damage, grab an enemy like this and you're sure to score a KO. You can achieve this with Superman's Air Up Special, too.

His standard combo is great for racking up some damage, but don't forget about his ice breath. If you're able to build up the Ice status effect, it can really hamper enemies by slowing them down considerably, which in turn lets you get more hits in. The laser attack also comes in very handy, especially for attacking grounded enemies while airborne. It deals damage after a short delay but will almost always catch opponents off-guard if you can time it right.


So, that's everything there is to know about Superman in MultiVersus. Is the man of steel your fighter of choice in MultiVersus? Share your own tips and advice in the comments section below, and check out our MultiVersus guide for much more. And, for more on other MultiVersus characters, refer to the following pages: