The Best Characters from Batman Comics Anything

The Best Characters from Batman Comics

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The DC Universe has some great characters in it, but perhaps Gotham City has some of the best. Being non-super-powered, Batman's allies & villains tend to have to rely on wits, muscles and bad fashion sense. It makes them some of the most fun, the most creative and sometimes the coolest cast of supporting characters in comics. Rank your favorites or just vote!

What are the best Batman characters? Take a look at this list to see your favorites, like the Dark Knight himself, or even Robin, The Joker, The Penguin, the Riddler, Catwoman, Bane, Alfred, Commissioner Gordon and many, many more.

List Criteria: Must be characters who have appeared in the Batman comics.

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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Batman

    100
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    99
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    Catwoman

    78
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    Scarecrow

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    Alfred J. Pennyworth

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    Harley Quinn

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    Two-Face

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    often listed
    Poison Ivy

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    Bane

    71
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    Riddler

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    69
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    Dick Grayson

    68
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    65
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    Nightwing

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    59
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    Penguin

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    Talia al Ghul

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    Killer Croc

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    Black Mask

    52
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    niche appeal
    Tim Drake

    51
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    Lucius Fox

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    Victor Zsasz

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    often listed
    Mad Hatter

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    Azrael

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    Hush

    44
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    controversial &niche appeal
    Cassandra Cain

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    Renee Montoya

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    niche appeal
    Harvey Bullock

    41
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    Prometheus

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    Damian Wayne

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    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    Clock King

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    ranked high on reranks &controversial
    Crispus Allen

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    Firefly

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    Carmine Falcone

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    Great White Shark

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    The Ventriloquist's Dummy

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    Calender Man

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    David Cain

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    Mad Dog

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    controversial
    The Ratcatcher

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