Bruce Timm ~ Storyboards for the Emmy Award Winning Opening Title Sequence of Batman: the Animated Series. Seriously, this title sequence won an Emmy.
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G E N I E B A T M A N
Detective Comics #322 (Dec. 1963)
Art by Sheldon Moldoff & Charles Paris
People need dramatic examples to shake them out of apathy and I can’t do that as Bruce Wayne. As a man, I’m flesh and blood, I can be ignored, I can be destroyed; but as a symbol… as a symbol I c a n b e i n c o r r u p t i b l e, I c a n b e e v e r l a s t i n g.
“Harley and I were thinking that it was time to start a family; add a Joker Junior to our merry brood”
“But rather than go through all the joys of childbirth, we decided to adopt”
“We couldn’t do it legally, but then we remembered that you always have a few spare kids lying around…, so we borrowed one”
Harley Quinn in Return of the Joker.