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Top 10 Batman Villains

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Riddler
Name: Edward Nigma
First appearance: Detective Comics #140 (October 1948)



The Riddler (Edward Nigma) is a criminal mastermind who has a strange compulsion to challenge Batman by leaving clues to his crimes in the form of riddles, puzzles, and word-games. He often carries a question-mark cane around with him. He recently learned Batman's identity, but kept it a secret to prevent Ghul from learning he had used the Lazarus pits without permission.



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2. Greatest Joker Stories Ever Told (DC Comics) - DC Comics
Joker
Name: Unknown
First appearance: Batman #1 (Spring 1940)



The Joker's clownish appearance and big smile hide a devious mind bent on creating as much trouble as possible for his archenemy, Batman. His arsenal of weapons includes razor-cards, acid-spewing flowers, and laughing-gas. He is Batman's most famous adversary, and one of the most recurring.


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3. Batman: The Resurrection of Ra's Al Ghul - Paul Dini,Grant Morrison
Ra's Al Ghul
Name: Ra's Al Ghul
First appearance: Batman #232 (June 1971)



Ra's Al Ghul ("demon's head" in Arabic) is a centuries-old eco-terrorist. He knows Batman's secret identity. He utilizes special pits known as Lazarus Pits which enable him to evade death, and live for centuries. He is the founder of the worldwide League of Assassins, though exactly when this occurred is unknown.

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4. Batman: Scarecrow Tales - Peter Milligan,Bob Kane,Alan David,Mike Mignola,Bill Finger_II
Scarecrow
Name: Jonathan Crane
First appearance: World's Finest Comics #3 (Fall 1941)



The Scarecrow (Professor Jonathan Crane), an insane psychologist/biochemist, specializes in the nature of fear. Dressed symbolically as a scarecrow, he employs special weapons, equipment, and techniques designed to use fear to his advantage in his crimes. His "fear-gas" stimulates the phobias of his victims. Ironically he has a fear of bats.

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5. Catwoman The Dark End Of The Street TP - Mike Allred,Darwyn Cooke,Ed Brubaker
Catwoman
Name: Selina Kyle
First appearance: Batman #1 (Spring 1940)



Catwoman (Selina Kyle) is an accomplished jewel-thief with a taste for luxury. She is extremely agile and acrobatic. Although traditionally considered a villain, she has been portrayed more as an "anti-hero" in later publications.

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6. Batman Harley Quinn a Dc Comic Prestige Book - Paul Dini
Harley Quinn
Name: Dr. Harleen Quinzel
First appearance: Batman: The Animated Series "Joker's Favor" (September 11, 1992)



Dr. Harleen Quinzel was the Joker's psychiatrist at Arkham Asylum until she fell in love with him and subsequently reinvented herself as his madcap sidekick, Harley Quinn.


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7. Batman: Featuring Two-Face and the Riddler - Neil Gaiman
Two-face
Name: Harvey Dent
First appearance: Detective Comics #66 (August 1942)



Former district-attorney Two-Face (Harvey Dent) is obsessed with committing crimes themed around duality and opposites. He makes major decisions by flipping a two-headed coin on which one of the faces is scarred. One side of his face was scarred by a gangster in court throwing acid at him. Over the years, he has reformed at various times, with his face being surgically repaired, only to later adopt the alias of Two-Face again.

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8. Batman: Poison Ivy - John Francis Moore
Poison Ivy
Name: Pamela Lillian Isley
First appearance: Batman #181 (June 1966)



Poison Ivy (Pamela Lillian Isley), a former student of advanced botanical biochemistry, employs plants of all varieties and their derivatives in her crimes. She has the ability to control all plant life and can create new henchmen with her mutated seeds. She is immune to all plant-based poisons.

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9. Batman - Penguin Triumphant
Penguin
Name: Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot
First appearance: Detective Comics #58 (December 1941)



The Penguin (Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot) is a devious crime-boss who is seldom seen without one of his trick-umbrellas, and performs crimes based on birds. The Penguin uses his nightclub, the Iceberg Lounge, as a front for his criminal activities.


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10. Batman: The Long Halloween - Tim Sale,Jeph Loeb
Black Mask
Name: Roman Sionis
First appearance: Batman #386 (August 1985)



Black Mask (Roman Sionis) was a former businessman who hated both Bruce Wayne and Batman, wore a black mask (hence his alias), and led a vast organization of henchmen dubbed "the False Face Society" until Catwoman killed him. During Batman: Battle for the Cowl, Dr. Jeremiah Arkham (the former owner of Arkham Asylum) was driven insane and subsequently became the second Black Mask.

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Comments

Posted: 2 years, 6 months ago at May 17 19:51
Nice work!!
Posted: 2 years, 5 months ago at Jun 13 8:21
great pics !
Posted: 2 years, 4 months ago at Jul 26 4:17
Sweet pics. where do you get them from?
Posted: 2 years, 4 months ago at Jul 26 6:13
Just searching around the internet.
Most of these are from deviantart.
Posted: 2 years, 3 months ago at Jul 31 19:52
Great selections, though Mr. Freeze deserves a mention, don't you think?
Posted: 1 year, 9 months ago at Feb 1 19:24
Nice selections, think my favourites are probably all here :D
Edit: 1 year, 9 months ago

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