1. The City of Batman
The settlement that became Melbourne(Australia), was founded by a guy named John Batman. Places named after him include Batman’s Hill, Batman Bridge, and Batman Park . Also, Melbourne was originally called Batmania and its founding document is called “Batman’s Treaty”
2. Fans killed Robin
In 1988, the creators gave the readers a choice to decide the fate of Jason Todd, In a four-issue arc titled A Death in the Family, the readers called a special hotline to cast their votes. Over 10,000 votes were cast, with 5,343 voted cast for Jason to be killed off, which he promptly was
3. Batman was a Killer
In the early years, Batman used to be extremely violent had no qualms about killing his enemies and carrying a gun. Later he developed a code in which he refused to do either of those things, lest he sinks, to the level of the man who killed his parents.
4. Batman Online
Batman’s online screen name is JonDoe297
5. Real College Course on Batman
There’s a real course called The Science of Batman at the University of Victoria in Canada. The course description reads: “The extreme range of adaptability of the human body explored through the life of the Caped Crusader.”
6. The Dark Claw
A Marvel and DC Comics crossover story merged Batman and Wolverine into one character known as Logan Wayne, aka Dark Claw. The origin story for each hero was incorporated, with Logan witnessing his parents’ murder as a child and moving to Canada to live with his uncle. Dark Claw sports Batman’s trademark cape, with Wolverine’s classic yellow costume and adamantium claws.
7. Batman had defeated Darkseid… Twice
Darkseid, an evil god who can go toe-to-toe with Superman himself is one of the most powerful end bosses of the DC Universe. Even though Batman is a mere mortal without any superpowers, he’s bested the villain on two separate occasions.
The first time, Darkseid blasted him with his Omega Sanction beams, so Batman shot Darkseid with a god-killing gun. Darkseid’s beams sent Batman back in time, but Batman eventually returned to the present and thwarted Darkseid’s plans.
The second time, Batman put on the Hellbat armor designed by the Justice League, giving him immense strength at the expense of his own life-force. He was able to brawl with Darkseid long enough to complete his mission, rescuing his son Damian Wayne.