Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

You've seen the massive new Man of Steel trailer, which displays the power of General Zod's alien army, along with the destruction of Superman's home planet. But did you catch everything? We broke down the new video frame-by-frame looking for secrets and clues, uncovering a few plot reveals along the way. Beware, spoilers!

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Krypton in distress — Jor-El (Russell Crowe) stands with his back to us.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Another shot of the destruction.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Krypton in better times.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Kal-El is born!


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Kal-El's mother Lara Lor-Van.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Jor-El (Russell Crowe) and son.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

The apparatus that will take Kal-El to Earth.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Another shot of Kal-El's rocket bassinet.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Off to Earth!


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Kal-El (no renamed Clark Kent) is exposed when he saves the school bus full of children from sinking.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Jonathan Kent shows Clark his secret.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

If this background collection of clips, maps and charts is any clue, Jonathan Kent has been trying to track Clark's origin for a long time.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Lois Lane in the Fortress of Solitude. In the trailer you can hear her say, "How do you find someone who has spent a lifetime covering his tracks?" which makes us believe she's been tracking down Clark for a long, long time. This helps explain what she's doing in the interrogation room later. Apparently she's the resident alien expert.

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Untouched by fire.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

A key?


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

The newly redesigned Fortress of Solitude.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

The first "rev up" to the big flight.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Supes in space.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Is this a squid? A Watchmen shout-out, perhaps?


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

General Zod pays a visit to the Kent farm.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Superman stands in front of a whole lotta guns.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Zod surveys our planet.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

General Zod gets very, very mad while in chains. This could correlate to the threat he says in the trailer, "you think your son is safe?"

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

A missile guidance system zooms in on someone... probably Supes.

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

A figure emerges from flames...

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

... and it looks like Zod.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Lex Luthor's Home Base? Just more confirmation that this character actually is in Man of Steel.

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Superman sees missiles approaching...

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

...and flies away at lightning speed.

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Clark has a Kansas shirt on, love that detail.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Zod's secret weapon? You can see his army here.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

A new super suit.


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Superman in handcuffs


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

The new Jimmy?


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Looks like this is how Zod and Superman will fight, in air.

And here's another great mid-air Zod/Superman collision:

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Love the lightning bolts!

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Something, maybe a tank, blows up in a morass of CG flames!


Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

A great flying shot.

And finally, some caps of the Superman/Lois conference:

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS

Intense screencaps from Man of Steel trailer show the Fall of KryptonS