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Old 12-23-2012, 08:54 AM   #73
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Default Re: All Things Superman: An Open Discussion - - - - - - - - - - - - - Part 22

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Originally Posted by RachelDawes View Post
Well Batman did save Gotham from total destruction twice, so there's that.
I agree. In addition, I think the general audience took the release dates of BB and TDK as bookending the main period of Batmanís activity. Thatís three years - plenty of time to establish a reputation, a legacy and the legend. Even if (as some analytical fans have concluded) it was only a year, it might be assumed that the enigmatic Batman was making his presence known (and making the newspapers) at least once a week during this period. Thatís over 50 appearances - again, enough to create a legendary status. And this doesnít include the speculation and rumors that would have percolated during the mysterious 8-year exile; nor does it include Batmanís dramatic reappearance and martyrdom. Sounds like enough stuff to make an indelible impact - and a notable career.

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...would have accepted it if he actually killed him.
But if your objection is that the accumulated Batman time wasnít sufficient, killing him off wouldnít fix that.

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