#1 Edited by Hit_Monkey (961 posts) - - Show Bio
#2 Posted by entropy_aegis (15472 posts) - - Show Bio

I LOL'ed,but he actually does have a point.I would love to see Batman expand but unfortunately fanboys will always complain and say Batman needs to stay in Gotham and fight crime,when so MUCH more can be done with the batmythos.

#3 Posted by EdwardWindsor (14430 posts) - - Show Bio

he doesnt just fight street level though , just mostly street level lol

#4 Edited by Nerx (15087 posts) - - Show Bio

@hit_monkey: I agree 100%, to quote nite-owl

F*ck you bat-b!tch

#5 Edited by UncleEmu (179 posts) - - Show Bio

Obviously have not read much Batman. That's not how it is at all. He starts on street level crime and works his way up. Also, Wayne Enterprises and Bruce Wayne do a lot for the city of Gotham

#6 Posted by Nerx (15087 posts) - - Show Bio

@uncleemu: Arkham never seems to change, and don't use the 'curse' excuse. Bruce is pals with Zatanna and Zatarra, and I did saw his efforts in court of owls when he did the speech to improve Gotham's infrastructure with the hologram display. He could do more.

#7 Posted by UncleEmu (179 posts) - - Show Bio

@nerx, Read any Batman and bat family around Battle for the Cowl, all they do is talk about how Gotham changes. And please don't use Snyder's Batman as an example. Even Snyder's fanboys have to agree that Snyder's Batman is a bit of an idiot.

And "he could do more" is not a valid argument. According to the video, Batman only takes on street level crime. Watch a few episodes of The Animated Series, and read Year One - it is obvious he doesn't just deal with "street level crime." In fact, most of his rouges gallery operate near the top of the crime chain.

#8 Posted by Nerx (15087 posts) - - Show Bio

@uncleemu: Top of the crime chain limited to gotham, with his resources and his megacompany he can do more

which animated series?

Dini's?

The Batman?

Bold?

#9 Posted by UncleEmu (179 posts) - - Show Bio

@nerx Obviously you aren't up for a real discussion about this as you ignore my counters and provide zero evidence for anything you're saying. I'll leave it at this:

I don't know what to say in response to the crime chain being "limited," because I have no idea what that means.

He uses his resources to

1) fund many charities across Gotham (as Bruce Wayne and through both Thomas and Martha Wayne Foundations) (various comics)

2) conduct ethical business in the food, shipping, medical, electronics, and entertainment fields as Wayne Enterprises has a branch in each field (various comics)

3) go around the world teaching other "heroes" how to step up their crime fighting game and provide them with more resources and a network (Batman inc)

4) fight crime personally in Gotham (various comics)

and I said "The Animated Series," as in, "Batman: The Animated Series," the only show called that related to Batman. I think it's by Paul Dini.

#10 Posted by Nerx (15087 posts) - - Show Bio

@uncleemu: In the animated series he did make changes in gotham, the future is still bleak. In Injustice he did made the world a utopia, sadly non canon. Didn't their baby formula got screwed up by James Gordon jr?

#11 Edited by Hit_Monkey (961 posts) - - Show Bio

And here I thought Hunter was just making a funny observation.

#12 Posted by AmazingAngel (4121 posts) - - Show Bio

So instead of save helpless old women from getting mugged and murdered, he should go beat up on sixty to eighty year old men who pump funds into the economy and create jobs........makes sense.