Has Batman ever killed anybody in the comics?

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  1. Malone Registered

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    In the comics, has Batman ever killed anybody in any way, shape, or form (on purpose, on accident)? Or has he ever been, or felt, responsible for somebody's death? :batman:
     
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    In his very first apperance he killed a man on purpose. He also cared a gun for awhile.
     
  3. The_Raven Registered

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    He knocked this guy into a vat of acid!

    [​IMG]

    There's also an issue (don't have a scan, sorry) where this crook sticks his head out of his apartment window, only to have his neck snapped by a kick from Bats as he swings by.

    Hardcore.
     
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    Also in the Cult while drugged Batman kills a guy.
     
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    Are all of those killings still in continuity?
     
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    I don't know. My knowage of anything DC lower than the 80s is pretty vague. But I don't think so anymore.
     
  7. The_Raven Registered

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    Unlikely. The stuff I mentioned, along with his carrying a gun as deathshead2 mentioned, was waaaaaay back in the 40's or whenever.

    It's still pretty funny, though.
     
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    his parents. i think ra's, even though he knew he would be revived.
     
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    I'm pretty sure that The Cult is still in continuity--nothing wrong with that one though, 'cause he was drugged and brainwashed at the time.
     
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    Batman killed his parents?
     
  11. Carmine Falcone So it goes.

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    Yeah. We all know that. Jeesh!
     
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    In the sense that they could have been revived by the Lazarus Pit, which Ra's threatened to do at one point (I think Tower of Babel).
     
  13. Nightwing 52 Things change

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    There was also The Monk and his assistant Dala. Both were killed by being shot with silver bullets, while resting in their coffins.
     
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    [​IMG]
     
  15. batmaluco Run, Batman! Run!

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    That's it! Haha, that's awesome!

    Thanks.:up:
     
  17. Bathead The Oldest Geek

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    As I mentioned in another thread, Azbats allowed the villain Abbatoir to die near the end of Knightfall.
     
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    What issue is this in /what decade was it produced?
     
  19. CConn Fountainhead of culture.

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    Like 1940. I can't seem to recall the exact issue number...
     
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    Does Bats have a mustache in the first pic?
     
  21. Motown Marvel Crimson and Clover

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    i dont think he's ever killed anybody in a story thats in continuity.
     
  22. Bathead The Oldest Geek

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    ^^^Nope, he has not. Not in current continuity.^^^
     
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    believe it or not - Batman #1
     
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    Oh yes. A broken and drugged batman killed a man in The Cult.
     
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    Most of those examples listed are of Pre-Crisis Batman, there is also an issue of Batman in the 80's when he was bitten by the vampire monk and Batman in return had bitten and killed some crook.
     

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