Essay Analysis of the Super Hero Series Batman

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The purpose of this paper is to provide the reader with an insight into the Super Hero Series Batman. This crime fighter originally appeared in Detective Comics issue #27 in 1939. It later became a comic book series, a TV series and a movie series. The character Batman is second only to Superman as a Super Hero. Amazingly Batman has no super powers, but he does have a lot of neat crime fighting gadgets. In this paper, we will explore the creation of Batman, his supporting cast of characters both good and bad and the gadgets he used.
Batman was created after Detective Comics (D.C.) wanted a new super hero to follow-up after Superman. In May of 1933, Bob Kane and Bill Finger created Batman. Bob was born on October 24, 1915
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Batman was a hero by night and during the day he is the wealthy Bruce Wayne. When Bruce was a young child he watched his mom and dad get mugged and murdered after a family outing at the movies. The criminal then turned pointing the gun to shoot at the young Bruce Wayne and said, “Have you ever danced with the devil in the pail moon light?” The arrival of the police saved Bruce Wayne that day. Dr. Leskue Tomkins, a wealthy Gotham City resident and his butler, Alfred Pennyworth took custody of Bruce. Shortly afterwards, the Bruce and his guardians moved away from Gotham. Bruce studied criminal minds, behavior, and patterns. He also learned different ways to fight crime and the art of self-defense. He mastered all of these by the age of 14, then he moved back to Gotham City. Upon his return, he observed criminals at night. He did this until he felt comfortable to capture them by himself. On the first night of crime fighting he was almost killed. Luckily he was brought back to his study in the Wayne Mansion to heal. As he was looking out a window, he got the idea of becoming Batman. Bruce and Alfred created his Batman outfit, making it bullet proof and fire-resistant. They added a weighted cape along with night vision on his mask. Finally they added the famous utility belt which consisted of many different pieces of crime fighting equipment. The belt held bat-rings, decel jump lines, grapnels, micro
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