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Batman

Batman

Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics, as well as its associated media. The character was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, and first appeared in Detective Comics #27. Originally named "the Bat-Man," the character is also referred to by such epithets as "the Caped Crusader," "the Dark Knight," and "the World's Greatest Detective." Batman is the secret identity of Bruce Wayne, an American billionaire, industrialist, and philanthropist. Having witnessed the murder of his parents as a child, he swore revenge on criminals, an oath tempered with a sense of justice. Wayne trains himsel ... more on Wikipedia

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#18 of 37 The Best Anti-Heroes in Comics 194.1k votes An anti-hero is defined as a leading character in a story who lacks traditional heroic qualities such as idealism, courage, ...
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#1 of 23 The Most Iconic Comic Book Splash Pages Ever 9.2k votes Everyone loves a good splash page. It grabs the readers attention by popping an important image off the page. They can pass ...
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Sexiest Comic Book Heroes 18.4k views These comic book heroes are quite the lookers on this list, being easy on the eyes for all readers, male and female alike. T...

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