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This file contains all major Batman characters introduced between 1939 and 1986 as well as those characters featured in Batman/ Superman team-up stories in World's Finest.

Character Writer Artist 1st Appearance Issue Date
A
Alfred Foundation Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 328 6/64
Name changed to the Wayne Foundation when Alfred was "returned to life" in Detective 356, Oct 1966.
Alfred Pennyworth
Don Cameron  Bob Kane Batman 16 5/43
Alfred's last name was originally given as  "Beagle".
Arkham Asylum Denny O'Neil Irv Novick Batman 258 10/74
Atom Master Bill Finger Dick Sprang World's Finest 101 5/59
Aunt Agatha Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Batman 89 2/55
Aunt Harriet Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 328 6/64
B
Bat Hound Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Batman 92 6/55
Bat Signal Joe Samachson Bob Kane Detective 60 2/42
Bat-Girl (Betty Kane) Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Batman 139 4/61
Batwoman's niece. After the Crisis she was renamed Flamebird.
Bat-Mite Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 267 5/59
Batarang Gardner Fox  Bob Kane Detective 31 9/39
Batboat Don Cameron Win Mortimer Detective 110 4/46
Batcave Bill Finger  Bob Kane  Batman 12 9/42
Batgirl (Barbara Gordon)  Gardner Fox  Carmine Infantino  Detective 359 1/67
DC's Who's Who credits Bob Kane (which makes no sense whatsoever.)
Batman
Bill Finger  Bob Kane  Detective 27 5/39
Batman of Planet X (Tlano of Zur-En-Arrh Ed Herron Dick Sprang Batman 113 2/58
Batman of the Future Ed Herron ? Sheldon Moldoff Batman 105 2/57
Batmobile
Bill Finger  Bob Kane Detective 48 2/41
Batplane Gardner Fox Bob Kane Detective 31 9/39
Batwoman (Kathy Kane)
Ed Hamilton Sheldon Moldoff Detective 233 7/56
Black Mask Doug Moench  Tom Mandrake Batman 386 8/85
Black Spider Gerry Conway Ernie Chua Detective 463 9/76
Blockbuster Gardner Fox  Carmine Infantino Detective 345 11/65
Boss Zucco Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 38 4/40
Brane Taylor Bill Finger Dick Sprang Batman 67 10/51
C
Calendar Man Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 259 9/58
Carter Nichols Joe Samachson Dick Sprang Batman 24 8/44
Cat-Man Bill Finger  Jim Mooney Detective 311 1/63
Catwoman
Bill Finger  Bob Kane Batman 1 Spr 40
Cavalier Don Cameron Bob Kane? Detective 81 11/43
Chief Man-Of-The-Bats (Great Eagle) Ed Herron Sheldon Moldoff Batman 86 9/54
Clayface (Basil Karlo) Bill Finger  Bob Kane Detective 40 6/40
Clayface (Matt Hagen) Bill Finger  Sheldon Moldoff Detective 298 12/61
Clayface (Preston Payne) Len Wein Marshall Rodgers Detective 478 8/78
Clock Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 265 3/59
Club of Heroes Ed Hamilton Dick Sprang World's Finest 89 7/57
Cluemaster Gardner Fox  Carmine Infantino Detective 351 5/66
Crime Doctor (Bradford Thorne) Michael Fleisher Don Newton Detective 494 8/80
Commissioner James Gordon
Bill Finger  Bob Kane Detective 27 5/39
Composite Superman Ed Hamilton Curt Swan World's Finest 142 6/64
Copperhead Bob Haney  Bob Brown Brave & Bold  78 7/68
Crazy Quilt Jack Kirby? Jack Kirby Boy Commandos  15 3/46
Crime Surgeon (Matthew Thorne) Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 77 7/43
D
Deadshot David Vern (Reed) Lew Schwartz Batman 59 7/50
Doctor Darrk Denny O'Neil Bob Brown Detective 406 12/70
Doctor Death Gardner Fox Bob Kane Detective 29 7/39
Doctor Double X Dave Wood Sheldon Moldoff Detective 261 11/58
Doctor Phosphorus Steve Englehart Walt Simonson Detective 469 5/77
Doctor Tzin-Tzin John Broome? Sheldon Moldoff Detective 354 8/66
Doctor Zodiac Leo Dorfman Curt Swan World's Finest 160 9/66
E
Electrocutioner Marv Wolfman, Michael Fleisher Irv Novick Batman 331 1/81
F
Fatman Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Batman 113 2/58
Firebug Len Wein Irv Novick Batman 318 12/79
Firefly (Garfield Lynns) France Herron Dick Sprang Detective 184 6/52
Firefly (Ted Carson) Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Batman 126 9/59
G
Gaucho Ed Hamilton Sheldon Moldoff Detective 215 1/55
Gorilla Boss Writer A Lew Schwartz Batman 75 2/53
Gotham City Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 48 2/41
H
Harvey Bullock Archie Goodwin Howard Chaykin Detective 441 6/74
Harvey Harris Ed Hamilton Dick Sprang Detective 226 12/55
Hugo Strange Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 36 2/40
J
Jason Bard Frank Robbins Gil Kane Detective 392 9/69
Joe Chill Bill Finger Bob Kane Batman 47 6/48
Johnny Witts Gardner Fox Sheldon Moldoff Detective 344 10/65
Joker
Bill Finger Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson Batman 1 Spr 40
Joker's Daughter (Duela Dent) Bob Rozakis Irv Novick Batman Family 6 8/76
becomes the Harlequin in Teen Titans 48
Julia Pennyworth Gerry Conway Don Newton Detective 501 4/81
Julie Madison Gardner Fox Bob Kane Detective 31 9/39
K
Kaye Daye France Herron Sheldon Moldoff Batman 164 6/64
Killer Croc Gerry Conway Don Newton Batman 357 3/83
Killer Moth ?? Lew Schwartz Batman 63 2/51
King of the Cats Bill Finger? Lew Schwartz Batman 69 2/52
Kite Man Bill Finger Dick Sprang Batman 133 6/60
Knight and Squire Ed Hamilton? Dick Sprang Batman 62 12/50
L
League of Assassins Neal Adams Neal Adams Strange Adventures  215 12/68
Legionary Ed Hamilton Sheldon Moldoff Detective 215 1/55
Lew Moxon Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 235 9/56
Linda Page Bill Finger Bob Kane Batman 5 Spr 41
Lori Elton Bob Rozakis Al Milgrom Detective 450 8/75
M
Mad Hatter (Jervis Tetch) Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 230 4/56
Mad Hatter (unknown) Bill Finger Bob Kane Batman 49 11/48
Man-Bat
Frank Robbins Neil Adams Detective 400 6/70
Maxie Zeus Denny O'Neil Don Newton Detective 484 6/79
Mirage Gerry Conway Don Newton Detective 511 2/82
Mirror Man Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 213 11/54
Mister Baffle Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 63 5/42
Mister Freeze (Mr Zero) Dave Wood Sheldon Moldoff Batman 121 2/59
Mister Polka-Dot Bill Finger? Sheldon Moldoff Detective 300 2/62
Monk Gardner Fox Bob Kane Detective 31 9/39
Moondancers World's Finest 295
Musketeer Ed Hamilton  Sheldon Moldoff Detective 215 1/55
Mystery Analysts of Gotham City France Herron Sheldon Moldoff Batman 164 6/64
N
Night-Slayer Doug Moench Gene Colan Detective 529 8/83
Nocturna Doug Moench Gene Colan Detective 529 8/83
Null and Void World's Finest 293
O
Outsider Gardner Fox Sheldon Moldoff Detective 356 10/66
P
Pantheon World's Finest  296
Patricia Powell France Herron Sheldon Moldoff Batman 165 8/64
Penguin Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 58 12/41
Planet Master Dave Wood? Jim Mooney? Detective 296 10/61
Poison Ivy
Robert Kanigher Sheldon Moldoff Batman 181 6/66
Professor Hugo Dave Wood? Sheldon Moldoff Detective 306 8/62
Professor Milo Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 247 9/57
R
Ranger Ed Hamilton Sheldon Moldoff Detective 215 1/55
Ra's Al Ghul 

(pronounced "Raysh Al Gool")
Denny O'Neil Neal Adams Batman 232 6/71
Riddler Bill Finger Dick Sprang Detective 140 10/48
Robin (Dick Grayson)
Bill Finger Bob Kane Detective 38 4/40
Robin (Jason Todd) Gerry Conway Don Newton Batman 357 3/83
in costume Batman 368 2/84
Rupert Thorne Steve Englehart Marshall Rogers Detective 469 5/77
S
Scarecrow Bill Finger Bob Kane  World's Finest  3 Fall 41
Signalman Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Batman 112 12/57
Silver St Cloud Steve Engelhart Walt Simonson Detective 470 6/77
Spellbinder John Broome Sheldon Moldoff Detective 358 12/66
Spook Frank Robbins Irv Novick Detective 434 4/73
Sterling Silversmith Len Wein Jim Aparo Detective 446 4/75
Super Sons Bob Haney Dick Dillin World's Finest 215 1/73
T
Talia Denny O'Neil Bob Brown Detective 411 5/71
Ten-Eyed Man Frank Robbins Irv Novick Batman 226 11/70
Terrible Trio (Fox, Shark and Vulture) Dave Wood Sheldon Moldoff Detective 253 3/58
Time Commander Bob Haney Ramona Fradon Brave & Bold  59 5/65
Tweedledee & Dum Don Cameron Bob Kane; Jerry Robinson Detective 74 4/43
Two-Face Bill Finger  Bob Kane  Detective 66 8/42
U
Utility Belt Gardner Fox Bob Kane Detective 29 7/39
V
Vicki Vale
Bill Finger Bob Kane Batman 49 11/50
W
Wayne Foundation Gardner Fox Sheldon Moldoff Detective 356 10/66
Whirly Bat Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 257 7/58
Wingman Bill Finger Lew Schwartz Batman 65 6/51
Wrath Mike Barr Mike Golden Batman Special 1 4/84
Z
Zebra Man Bill Finger Sheldon Moldoff Detective 275 1/60
Zodiac Master Dave Wood Sheldon Moldoff Detective 323 1/64