Ra's al Ghul (DC)
Search for 'Ra's al Ghul (DC)' on Amazon
Ra's al Ghul was a long-lived man who believed his fellow humans were destroying the planet. He built a global operation and sought ways to drastically reduce the world's population, putting him at odds with forces of justice. His greatest opponent was Batman, who was also one of the few living people to earn his respect.
The man who was known to many as the Demon's Head was born in the North Africa untold centuries ago. For his era, he was unusually tall for his people; six foot five. He was raised in a large group of nomads but was fascinated by science from an early age. As they traveled across North Africa, from place to place, the boy absorbed information at an amazing rate. Seeking more, he left the nomadic life in favor of establishing himself in the city of Benghazi. Through the years he studied and became a doctor, earning the favor of many. He married a woman named Sora and thought life could not get better.
Some time after his wedding, the man learned the secret of making a Lazarus Pit, an alchemical construct created over ley lines and capable of restoring the dead to life. He had cause to use the pit for the first time when the king of another country summoned him to tend to his ailing son, a prince. The illness gripped the prince and ended his life, so Sora's husband took him to the Lazarus Pit. As the prince emerged, he was maddened by the changes to his body and strangled Sora, breaking her husband's heart. The king would not condemn his son's actions and had the physician arrested instead. After being declared guilty, the doctor was placed in a cage with his wife's corpse, turning him partially insane.
But he didn't die. He was freed instead by the grateful son of a patient. They fled into the desert, seeking the tribe of his birth. There he planned revenge and became the first man in history to engage in germ warfare by sending the prince contaminated fabrics. A frantic king once more asked for the doctor's help, but this time the grief stricken man took the lives of the king and prince. His people then razed the city.
Set against the flames engulfing the society, he became the third Ra's, which translated, along with his last name, is "demon's head."
Over the next several centuries the Ra's continued his education and sought to build a base of power. Accompanying him early on were his uncle and the boy who'd rescued him, until Ra's discovered that the boy had maintained a written account of their prolonged lives. Ra's killed the boy and then used a Lazarus Pit on himself. When he recovered, his uncle had fled with all the written records.
By 1250 Ra's made the first of several failed attempts to obtain the Holy Grail while the chalice was being transported to Europe. A century later, as the Black Plague ravaged Europe, he made a second attempt. He again failed, fleeing the continent.
His travels took him to South America, where he met another immortal on January 16, 1569, a man named Talon, whose long life was not dependent upon the Lazarus Pits. A friendship was formed but lasted only briefly when Talon refused to impart the natives' secret magicks to be used to stop another long-lived adversary, a man known only as Blackheart. All three paths would cross time and again for the next four centuries.
Ra's romanced a Russian woman and in January 1775, she gave birth to his first child, a girl named Nyssa Raatko. He left the woman to raise the child in poverty. Fourteen years later, shortly after his using the pits once more, Nyssa found him in North Africa and asked to become his protegee. By this time Ra's commanded vast resources, honing his strategic skills and establishing his global resources. It was probably around this time that he formed the League of Assassins to further his goals.
While in Sudan in 1794, Nyssa was mortally wounded and submerged in a Lazarus Pit for the first time. Soon after, Ra's left his daughter to her own devices; this was the beginning of the hard feelings she would develop for him.
A decade later, in 1808, Ra's served Napoleon Bonaparte and devastated Badajoz, Spain, once again missing a chance at the Holy Grail.
The chronicles do not record activities by the Demon's Head until 1923, when Nyssa gave birth to his grandson, Daniel. Ra's arrived and demanded custody, something his daughter refused, resorting to holding a gun on her father to make her point. They next saw each other when SS officer Ra's al Ghul witnessed his daughter suffering at Germany's Ravensbruck concentration camp and did nothing to help her. It was an unpleasant visit: He explained sacrifices such as his grandchildren had to be made in order for his great plan to take shape. He never revealed the plan, though. While the Demon's Head had no love for the Nazi Party, he saw it as a way to amass intelligence, allies, and additional wealth. During the French occupation, Talon and Ra's crossed paths once more.
During the Woodstock Music Festival in August 1969, Ra's met a woman named Melisande, who would later give birth to his second daughter, Talia Head. Melisande soon after died at the hands of Qayin, the son of agents who worked for Ra's who died during the bombing at Hiroshima. Ra's raised her on his own, making certain that her schooling encompassed all mental and physical disciplines. Unlike Nyssa, Talia was to be denied nothing.
The League of Assassins operated in relative anonymity until the man Ra's assigned to run it, the Sensei, and he had a falling-out. The former leader took a splinter cell with him while the Demon's Head turned command over to Dr. Ebenezer Darkk, who made a series of errors that brought the League to Batman's attention.
Desperate and having fallen from grace with Ra's, Darkk took Talia as a hostage even as Batman trailed him to a small Asian nation. After running a gauntlet of assassins and freeing Talia, Batman found himself held at bay by the knife-wielding doctor. Insisting hat the gun-toting Talia was "far too sweet" to kill him, the stunned Darkk reeled backward from the impact of her shot and fell directly into the path of an oncoming train.
Ra's al Ghul felt he had finally found the appropriate heir to his empire and consort for his daughter. His investigations revealed Batman's identity, and the Demon's Head set an elaborate scheme in motion to test the World's Greatest Detective. Batman managed to locate Ra's Himalayan headquarters and was made the offer of a lifetime. While attracted to Talia, Batman refused both, and a rivalry between the men was established. Over the next several years the men fought, outmaneuvered each other, and clashed over the fate of the world.
Seeing after Talia's future remained on Ra's mind, and he went so far as to kidnap Batman; while the Dark Knight was unconscious, he had him married to Talia. Not long after, Ra's found himself actually allied with the Dark Knight to defeat Qayin, who still sought the Demon's Head's death. During the event, Talia became pregnant with Damian, Ra's second grandchild.
Ra's found another woman to love, aging film star Evelyn Grace, who became his second wife after all the centuries. She gave him a son, Brant, only to die soon after. In the wake of her death, Ra's seemed to focus his energies on cleansing the Earth, and indeed he stepped up his efforts.
On the anniversary of Batman's debut, Ra's al Ghul intended to show the Caped Crusader how ineffectual his campaign against crime was and suggest that he should just let humanity destroy itself. To make the point painfully clear, he engineered the escape of numerous villains from Arkham Asylum and Blackgate Penitentiary, pushing the Gotham Guardian to his limit. While all this was physically taxing to the hero, his spirit remained strong.
It was Ra's who masterminded unleashing the Ebola-A virus known as the Clench that took thousands of lives in Gotham City. Batman and his allies pursued the immortal villain around the world to prevent him from unleashing a worse cache of viruses from the ancient, apocalyptic Wheel of Plagues.
Soon after, he erected a language-altering "Tower of Babel" while disabling the Justice League of America by attacking its members with worstcase-scenario protocols developed by Batman and stolen from the Batcave. He went so far as to distract the Dark Knight by stealing the coffins of Thomas and Martha Wayne, threatening to resurrect them in a Lazarus Pit if Batman interfered. Always with another plan in the works, Ra's retreated to a new base of operations, only to be tracked by Batman, who managed to stop him from distributing a mutagenic longevity drug. His actions and attitudes finally alienated Talia for the final time and she left her father, seemingly for good.
Frustrated by his constant defeats, Ra's tried to elevate himself to godhood, only to be thwarted this time by Superman. Ra's removed himself from the world stage, regrouping and furthering new plans. During this time he was reasonably anonymous and actually began a romance with an unsuspecting Black Canary, before an alarmed Oracle tipped her off to his true name. After she was mortally wounded in a battle with Ra's bodyguard Ubu, the Canary's body was immersed in a Lazarus Pit, restoring her life and her long-lost sonic powers.
Talia continued to chafe at Ra's interference in her life. His battles with Batman cost her a chance at a romance with her "beloved", while he tried to suggest the brutish Bane was a likely replacement. Ra's went on to blame Batman for his relationship issues and tried to cause a similar rift between Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson, to little effect.
Ra's and Batman next met when the Demon's Head actually got brought into the Riddler's and Hush's scheme to kill Batman. The two men dueled once more in the desert. While he was distracted, Nyssa reappeared after years in hiding and set out to destroy the remaining Lazarus Pits, driving a dying Ra's to Batman for help. Nyssa captured her half sister Talia, repeatedly killing and resurrecting her, brainwashing the woman into becoming her father's killer. As he lay dying, Ra's admitted that he had foreseen this possibility and was pleased that his daughters were acting in concert, hoping they would learn together how right he was about the fate of the world.
With his daughters taking charge of the League and Talia having already exposed is wealth to Lex Luthor, the legacy of Ra's al Ghul seemed to have finally been dismantled.
A longtime ally of Ra's, the White Ghost, chose to resurrect the Demon's Head, placing his eternal spirit within the body of his grandson, Damian. Ra's had already escaped certain death by inhabiting a different body, but it was rapidly decaying from radiation poisoning.
Damian didn't want to become a vessel for his grandfather, and Talia took him to alert Batman. This began a global race to protect Damian and prevent Ra's from permanent resurrection. Along the way, Ra's tested the Dark Knight's allies with promises of resurrecting loved ones, but they remained loyal to their ideals. Also threatened was the fabled land of Nanda Parbat with its mystic healing properties. At the Fountain of Essence, a variation of the Lazarus Pit, Batman and the Sensei, who claimed to be Ra's father, battled, and when the villain fell into the fountain, he was found wanting and died. The Caped Crusader also fell into the fountain and was partially rejuvenated by its properties.
In one potential future, a decade hence, Ra's was still alive, having made deals with members of the Teen Titans to allow them use of the Lazarus Pits.
In another potential future, Ra's survived to the thirtieth century. There he murdered Leland McCauley and assumed his identity. He then engineered his way into taking power on Earth and disbanded the famed Legion of Super-Heroes. Eventually his scheme was exposed and the Legion regrouped to oppose him before he could accelerate Earth's evolution and cause one in everyone hundred thousand human beings to become new life-forms that would safeguard Earth's species.
In a different potential reality, an aging Dark Knight passed on the Batman mantle to his son and sought out Ra's al Ghul. The Demon's Head offered Batman a chance to join him in immortality by entering the pit together. The emerging figure was a rejuvenated Batman, now possessing the souls of both men and living more than a thousand years.
Created by Dennis O'Neil & Neal Adams
First Appearance: Batman (1940) #232
Leland McCauley (Earth-247)
Ra's al Ghul (DC) is a favorite character of 20 users
View a chronological listing of this character's appearances
Action Comics (1938)
Annual 13 Amazing Heroes Swimsuit Special (1990)
- 'Father Box/A Father's Box'HC
- 'Superman: The Black Ring, Volume 2'TPB
- 'Superman: The Black Ring, Volume 2'#760
- '...Never-Ending Battle...'#772
- 'Kith & Kin, Part One'#773
- 'Kith & Kin, Part Two'
#4 Azrael (1995)
- 'War and Peace Part I'#5
- 'War and Peace Part II'#6
- 'War and Peace Part III'
#5 Azrael (2009)
- 'Fallen Angel, Part 5: The Abduction'#6
- 'Fallen Angel, Part 6: The Temptation'#30
- 'Angel Errant, Part 2: The Descent'
#8 Azrael: Death's Dark Knight (2009)
- 'Let Him Who Is Without Sin... Part One'#14
- 'Three Mysteries, Part One: A Dream Within a Dream'#15
- 'Three Mysteries, Part Two: Voices in an Empty Room'#16
- 'Three Mysteries, Part Three: Fire the Color of Ice'#18
- 'The Tears Of God, Part Two Of Two: Fire And Sand'
TPB Batgirl (2000)
- 'Death's Dark Knight'#3
- 'Book Three: Why Ask Why?'
TPB Batgirl [GER] (2010)
- 'Destruction's Daughter'#67
- 'Destruction's Daughter, Part 2: Bird Calls'
Absolute Edition Batman [GER] (2007)
- 'Hush'Annual 08
- 'The Messiah of the Crimson Sun'Annual 08 (Newsstand Edition)
- 'The Messiah of the Crimson Sun'Annual 25
- 'Daedalus and Icarus, the Return of Jason Todd'Annual 26
- 'Resurrection Shuffle'HC
- 'Batman R.I.P The Deluxe Edition'HC
- 'Hush Unwrapped'HC
- 'Hush Volume 2'TPB
- 'Under The Hood Vol. 2'TPB
- 'Batman R.I.P'TPB
- 'Under The Red Hood'TPB
- 'Hush, Vol. 2'TPB (3rd Printing)
- 'Hush, Vol. 2'TPB (4th Printing)
- 'Hush'TPB (5th Printing)
- 'Hush, Vol. 2'TPB (5th Printing)
- 'Creature of the Night'#232
- 'Daughter of the Demon'#235
- 'Swamp Sinister'#240
- 'Vengeance For A Dead Man!'#242
- 'Bruce Wayne--Rest in Peace!'#243
- 'The Lazarus Pit!'#244
- 'The Demon Lives Again!'#291
- 'Where Were You On the Night Batman Was Killed?'#292
- 'The Testimony of the Riddler!'#293
- 'The Testimony of Luthor!'#294
- 'Testimony of the Joker'#334#334 (Newsstand Edition)#335
- 'Ashes To Ashes!'#335 (Newsstand Edition)
- 'Ashes To Ashes!'#400
- 'Resurrection Night!'#456
- 'Identity Crisis, Part Two: Without Fear of Consequence...'#561
- 'Road to No Man's Land: Bruce Wayne Goes To Washington, Part Two: The Witness'#616
- 'Hush, Chapter Nine: The Assassins'#670
- 'A Prelude to The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul: Lazarus Rising'#670 (2nd Printing)
- 'A Prelude to The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul: Lazarus Rising'#670 (Sketch Variant)
- 'A Prelude to The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul: Lazarus Rising'#671
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part 4: He who is Master'#671 (2nd Printing)
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part 4: He who is Master'#683
- 'What the Butler Saw'#686
- 'Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? Part 1 of 2: The Beginning of the End'#686 (Andy Kubert Variant Sketch Cover)
- 'Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? Part 1 of 2: The Beginning of the End'#708
- 'Judgment on Gotham, Part One: One Good Man'#709
- 'Judgment on Gotham, Conclusion: Secret Sin'
#16 Batman 3-D (1990)
- 'Wiederauferstehungstanz / Lazarus erwacht'#17
- 'Die Auferstehung des Ra's al Ghul 1-3'#18
- 'Die Auferstehung des Ra's al Ghul 4-6'#19
- 'Die Auferstehung des Ra's al Ghul 7'#20
- 'Die Auferstehung des Ra's al Ghul Epilog'#21
- 'Wie nett, dich hier zu sehen...'#22
- 'Teile des Puzzles'#23
- 'Die Hölle des Joe Chill'#26
- 'Der Unhold mit den neun Augen'#26 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Der Unhold mit den neun Augen'#27
- 'Batman R.I.P.: Batman in der Unterwelt'#28
- 'Batman R.I.P.: Zur En Arrh'#29
- 'Batman R.I.P.: Ein Wunder in der Crime Alley'#29 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Batman R.I.P.: Ein Wunder in der Crime Alley'#30
- 'Batman R.I.P.: Der dürre, bleiche Herzog des Todes'#30 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Batman R.I.P.: Der dürre, bleiche Herzog des Todes'#31
- 'Batman R.I.P. - Das Finale: Herzen in der Finsternis'#31 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Batman R.I.P. - Das Finale: Herzen in der Finsternis'#32
- 'Der Butler war es'#32 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Der Butler war es'#33
- 'Batman: Das Erbe - Die letzten Tage von Gotham '#34
- 'Gesichter des Bösen: Wiederaufbau'#35
- 'Was wurde aus dem Dunklen Ritter?'#36
- 'Was wurde aus dem Dunklen Ritter?'#37
- 'Kampf um die Maske: Feindliche Übernahme'#38
- 'Kampf um die Maske: Die Ein-Mann-Armee'#39
- 'Kampf um die Maske: Mann gegen Mann'#40
- 'Der innere Konflikt - Ein Epilog zu Kampf um die Maske'#40 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Der innere Konflikt - Ein Epilog zu Kampf um die Maske'#41
- 'Der Zirkus des Bizarren'#42
- 'Alte Sünden werfen lange Schatten'#43
- 'Die rechte rote Hand'#45
- 'Flamingo ist da!'#46
- 'Der Erlöser'#49
- 'Batman gegen Batman'#50
- 'Tricks und schwarze Magie'#50 (Variant Cover-Edition A)
- 'Tricks und schwarze Magie'#50 (Variant Cover-Edition B)
- 'Tricks und schwarze Magie'#51
- 'Das Geheimnis von Wayne Manor'#52
- 'Der mexikanische Zug'#53
- 'Der Triumph des Todes'#54
- 'Das Loch in den Dingen'#54 (Variant Cover-Edition)
- 'Das Loch in den Dingen'#55
- 'Schwarze Messe'#56
- 'Planet Gotham'#57
- 'Hör nichts böses'#58
- 'Sag nichts Böses'#58 (Sketch Variant Cover)
- 'Sag nichts Böses'#59
- 'Die Summe ihrer Teile'#60
- 'Die Summe ihrer Teile'
Batman Illustrated by Neal Adams (2003)
Batman In The Seventies (2000)
TPB Batman Klassik (1990)
- 'Batman In The Seventies'
#1 Batman Legends (2007)
- 'Die Saga von Ras al Ghul'#2
- 'Die Saga von Ras al Ghul'#3
- 'Die Sage von Ras Al Ghul'#4
- 'Die Sage von Ras Al Ghul'
Batman Monthly (1988)
#21 Batman Sonderband (1989)
- 'Blind Justice'#22
- 'Blind Justice'
#8 Batman Sonderband (2004)
#3 Batman Versus Bane (2012)
- 'Der Tod und die Mädchen '#4
- 'Der Tod und die Mädchen 2'#35
- 'Richtspruch über Gotham'#36
- 'Der Schwarze Spiegel '#38
- 'Pinguin - Schmerz und Vorurteil'#39
TPB Batman Villains Secret Files (1998)
- 'Batman Versus Bane'
Batman Villains Secret Files and Origins 2005 (2005)
Batman: Arkham Unhinged (2011)
#38 Batman: Bane of the Demon (1998)
- 'Chapter 38: Beloved: Part 1'#39
- 'Chapter 39: Beloved: Part 2'#40
- 'Chapter 40: Beloved: Part 3'#41
- 'Chapter 41: Uninvited Guests: Part 1'
Batman: Birth of the Demon (1992)
Batman: Birth of the Demon (2012)
TPB Batman: Bride of the Demon (1990)
- 'Batman: Birth of the Demon'
Batman: Bruce Wayne - Murderer? (2002)
Batman: Bruce Wayne - The Road Home (2011)
HC Batman: Cataclysm (1999)
- 'Batman: Bruce Wayne - The Road Home'TPB
- 'Batman: Bruce Wayne - The Road Home'
Batman: Dark Knight Gallery (1996)
Batman: Death and the Maidens (2003)
TPB Batman: Gotham Knights (2000)
- 'Death and the Maidens'TPB (2nd Printing)
- 'Death and the Maidens'#1
- 'Chapter One'#2
- 'Chapter Two'#3
- 'Chapter Three'#4
- 'Chapter Four'#5
- 'Chapter Five'#6
- 'Chapter Six'#7
- 'Chapter Seven'#8
- 'Chapter Eight'#9
- 'Chapter Nine'
#9 Batman: Gotham Shall Be Judged (2012)
- 'Transference Part 2 of Four'#21
- 'Retribution Part 2 of 2: Contested'#33
- 'Tabula Rasa Prologue: "The Devil You Know ..."'
TPB Batman: Joker's Asylum (2008)
- 'Batman: Gotham Shall Be Judged'
Batman: Legacy (1996)
Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight (1989)
#142 Batman: Masterpieces (1998)
- 'The Demon Laughs, Part One: Exit Screaming'#143
- 'The Demon Laughs, Part Two: Running Wild'#144
- 'The Demon Laughs, Part Three: The March Hare'#145
- 'The Demon Laughs, Part Four: Mad About You'
Batman: Odyssey (2010)
Batman: Odyssey (2011)
#1 Batman: Odyssey (2012)
- 'Part 7'#6
- 'Part 12'#7
- 'Part 13'
HC Batman: Shadow of the Bat (1992)
- 'Batman: Odyssey'TPB
- 'Batman: Odyssey'
#0 Batman: Son of the Demon (1987)
- 'The Beginning of Tomorrow'#66
- 'Illusions, Part Two: The Bigger They Come--'
Batman: Streets Of Gotham (2009)
Batman: Tales of the Demon (1991)
Batman: The Chalice (1999)
Batman: The Demon Awakes (1989)
Batman: The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul (2008)
HC Batman: The Strange Deaths Of Batman (2009)
- 'Batman: The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul'TPB
- 'Batman: The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul'
TPB Batman: Viimeinen Batman-tarina (2010)
- 'Batman: The Strange Deaths Of Batman'
Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? (2009)
HC Batman/Spider-Man (1997)
- 'Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? The Deluxe Edition'TPB
- 'Batman: Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader?'
Batman/Superman/Wonder Woman: Trinity (2003)
Birds of Prey (1999)
#31 Bizarro World (2005)
- 'The Big Romance'#32
- 'The Stray'#33
- 'The Courtship'#34
- 'Part 4: Heartbreaker!'#35
- 'The Shout'#40
- 'Bruce Wayne: Murderer?, Part Twelve: Switchback'
Bruce Wayne: The Road Home: Oracle (2010)
Bruce Wayne: The Road Home: Ra's al Ghul (2010)
#1 Bruce Wayne: The Road Home: Red Robin (2010)
- 'A Life Worth Living'
Comic 2000 (1991)
#3 Countdown (2007)
- 'Batman: Braut des Dämons'#9
- 'Batman: Der Kreis schließt sich'
Crossover Classics (1991)
Danny Fingeroth's Write Now! (2002)
DC Comics Presents: Batman - The Demon Laughs (2011)
#1 DC Comics Presents: Superman (2010)
- 'DC Comics Presents: Batman - The Demon Laughs'
DC Comics: the Sequential Art of Amanda Conner (2012)
HC DC Special Series (1977)
- 'DC Comics: the Sequential Art of Amanda Conner'
#15 DC Universe: Origins (2009)
- 'Batman Spectacular'
TPB DC/Marvel (1996)
- 'DC Universe: Origins'
#16 Detective Comics (1937)
- 'Batman & Spider-Man'
Annual 01 General Mills Presents: Justice League (2011)
- 'Fables, Part I: The Monkey Trap'Annual 02
- 'Blood Secrets'Annual 04
- 'Private Casebook'TPB
- 'Private Casebook'TPB
- 'New Gotham, Vol. 01: Evolution'TPB (2005 Printing)
- 'Blind Justice'TPB (2nd Printing)
- 'Blind Justice'TPB (First Printing)
- 'Blind Justice'TPB (RRP Edition)
- 'Blind Justice'#0
- 'Choice of Weapons'#445
- 'Break-In At The Big House'#447
- 'Enter: The Creeper'#448
- 'Bedlam Beneath the Big Top!'#471
- 'The Dead Yet Live'#484
- 'Assault On Olympus!'#485
- 'The Vengeance Vow!'#490
- 'Requiem for a Martyr!'#566
- 'Know Your Foes'#598
- 'Blind Justice, Chapter One: The Sleep of Reason'#606
- 'The Mud Pack, Part Three: Killer Clay!'#700
- 'Legacy, Part One: Progeny of the Demon'#701
- 'Legacy, Part Six: Gotham's Scourge'#743
- 'Evolution, One: Whispers in the Dark'#744
- 'Evolution, II: Unity of Purpose'#746
- 'Evolution: Part Four: Aftertaste'#750
- 'More Perfect Than Perfect'#838
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Three'#838 (2nd Printing)
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Three'#839
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Conclusion: Entitlement'#839 (2nd Printing)
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Conclusion: Entitlement'#840
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's Al Ghul: Epilogue'#853
- 'Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? Part 2 of 2'#853 (Andy Kubert Variant)
- 'Whatever Happened to the Caped Crusader? Part 2 of 2'
#5 Gotham City Sirens (2009)
- 'Escape From Monster Island'
#22 Green Arrow/Black Canary (2007)
- 'Judgment On Gotham Part Three: Family Matters'
#7 Green Arrow/Black Canary Wedding Special (2007)
- 'Greetings From Far Away Lands'#8
- 'Haystack, Part 3'#11
- 'A League of Their Own, Part 3: The Man Behind The Curtain'
#1 JLA (1997)
- 'And They Said It Wouldn't Last'
#43 JLA: The Nail (1998)
- 'Tower of Babel, Part 1: Survival of the Fittest'#44
- 'Tower of Babel, Part 2: Seven Little Indians'#45
- 'Tower of Babel, Part 3: Protected by the Cold'#46
- 'Tower of Babel, Part 4: Harsh Words'
JLA: The Ultimate Guide to The Justice League of America (2002)
Joker's Asylum II: The Riddler (2010)
#1 Justice League of America 80 Page Giant (2009)
- 'The House the Cards Built'
Legends of the Dark Knight [I] (2012)
#33 Legends of the Dark Knight [II] (2012)
- 'Adaptation Part 1 of 1'#34
- 'Return of Batman... Part 1 of 4'#35
- 'Return of Batman... Part 2 of 4'#36
- 'Return of Batman... Part 3 of 4'#37
- 'Return of Batman... Part 4 of 4'#62
- 'Break The Mold Part 2 of 2'
Legends of the Dark Knight 100-Page Super Spectacular (2014)
#66 Nightwing Secret Files (1999)
- 'Bruce Wayne: Murderer?, Part Nine: The Unusual Suspects'#138
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Two: The Lesser of Two Evils'#138 (2nd Printing)
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Two: The Lesser of Two Evils'#139
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Six: Living Proof'#139 (2nd Printing)
- 'The Resurrection of Ra's al Ghul, Part Six: Living Proof'#145
- 'Freefall, Chapter Six'#152
- 'Eminence Front'
Plastic Man (2004)
#18 Red Hood: Lost Days (2010)
- 'The Edwina Crisis: Prologue, Part 4'#19
- 'The Edwina Crisis, Chapter 2: The Death of Billy Batson'#20
- 'The Edwina Crisis, Chapter 3: The Gritty, Realistic Conclusion!'
#1 Red Robin (2009)
- 'Prologue: The First Step'#1 (Variant)
- 'Prologue: The First Step'#2
#1 Robin (1993)
- 'The Grail, Part One of Four'#2
- 'The Grail, Part Two of Four'#2 (Second Printing)
- 'The Grail, Part Two of Four'#3
- 'The Grail, Part Three of Four'#4
- 'The Grail, Conclusion'#7
- 'Council of Spiders, Part Three of Four'#8
- 'Council of Spiders, Part Four of Four'#9
- 'Collision, Part One of Four'#10
- 'Collision, Part Two of Four'#11
- 'Collision, Part Three of Four'#12
- 'Collision, The Conclusion'#22
- 'Judgement on Gotham Part Two: A Soul In Silence'
Secret Files & Origins Guide to the DC Universe 2001-2002 (2002)
#1 Secret Files President Luthor (2001)
- 'Guide to the DC Universe 2001-2002'
Shadow of the Batman (1985)
#1975-16 Superman/Batman (2003)
- 'Superman: Wer war die Schöne, mit der ich dich gestern sah?'
#17 Tales of the Batman: Don Newton (2011)
- 'Absolute Power, Chapter Four: "A World Without Batman..."'#18
- 'Absolute Power, The Startling Conclusion: "Thy Will Be Done..."'#50
- 'The Fathers'
The Batman Chronicles (1995)
The Batman Chronicles Gallery (1997)
The Batman Gallery (1992)
#1 The Brave and the Bold (1955)
- 'The Batman Gallery'
#159 The DC Comics Encyclopedia (2004)
- 'The Crystal Armageddon!'
HC The Legion (2001)
- 'The DC Comics Encyclopedia: Updated And Expanded'HC
- 'The DC Comics Encyclopedia'
#3 The Outsiders (2009)
- 'Legion World'#4
- 'Moon Rise'#6
- 'Fear of Change'#8
- 'Revival of the Fittest Part One'#18
- 'Revival of the Fittest, Part Two'
#19 The Saga of Ra's Al Ghul (1988)
- 'The Deep: Part Five'#20
- 'The Deep, Conclusion'
Untold Legend of the Batman (1980)
#2 Who's Who in the DC Universe (1990)
- 'With Friends Like These...'
#13 Who's Who: The Definitive Directory of the DC Universe (1985)
- 'Arkham Asylum To Star Sapphire'
#13 Year One: Batman/Ra's al Ghul (2005)
- 'Krona to Losers'#19
- 'Puzzler to Roy Raymond'
Video Game Appearances:
Batman Begins (2005)
Batman: Dark Tomorrow (2003)
League of Assassins (DC)
Famous Quotes: - Add a Famous Quote
< Previous Character | Next Character >
Add this character to a run of issues in a title
Suggest an image for this character
View the contribution history for this character