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Delaware is a state located in the in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States of America.


17th century

In 1661, Metropolis was founded by early European settlers at the start of the colonization of North America. It grew steadily to become one of the largest cities in the world, and became a famous tech hub and media center.[1]

21st century

2008 presidential election

During the presidential election of 2008, Delaware voted Democrat.[2]

Black Zero Event

In 2013, much of Metropolis' central business district was destroyed by General Dru-Zod and his Kryptonian military forces in their attempt to convert Earth a new Krypton using the World Engine. Whole buildings were obliterated, and rubble and debris covered the area. Metropolis recovered in time and became safeguarded by their new local savior, Superman.[3]

Duel against Doomsday

When the United States government attempted to take Doomsday out with a nuclear missile, he landed on Stryker's Island, a uninhabited island off the coasts of Metropolis. Just as Doomsday released another wave of strong energy, the Batwing passed over the island and narrowly missed Doomsday's heat blasts. Batman then attempted to lure Doomsday back to Gotham City to kill him with the Kryptonite spear.[4]

Earthquake in Metropolis

Sometime after 2017, an earthquake struck Delaware. Metropolis was affected by it and suffered damage.[5]




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