However, in the rather large and empty , Dick became more and more detached. And when Batwoman crosses the criminal line, Batman must identify whether or not this new player is really an ally! He eventually partly reconciled with his former mentor after an experience with the second Robin, and worked on the Bat-Team for a while longer. A trust fund set up by the circus would keep him afloat indefinitely. Will this bond cause Batman to bring in a new partner. The series also won four Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Animated Program. He finally found Zucco, but Robin ultimately refused to kill him and turned him over to the authorities.
The last straw was Dick discovering that Batman knew , his girlfriend, was Batgirl, and never told him. Batman saved Dick and took him back to the Batcave, where he revealed his secret identity. Three years after the second season of ended production, the show was moved from to network, which was airing and producing. During a fight between Batman and The Everywhere Man, The Everywhere Man replicates himself as a close friend of Bruce's. However, their partnership soon falls apart when Baby-Doll learns that Croc is only using her to further his own criminal career. However, Dick eventually left Gotham to establish himself in the city of.
After graduating Gotham State University with highest honors, Grayson decided it was time for a change. Batman wants to handle the aliens himself, without endangering his partners, though he soon finds himself in need of a team. If Freeze can't have a life of happiness, nobody can, so he begins lashing out at the city by destroying what people care about so they can feel the same pain he feels. The New Batman Adventures logo. With high-tech gadgets and powerful punches, Batwoman proves to be a formidable crime fighter - the only problem is that the Dark Knight has no clue who she is! Batman forbade Robin from going after him. While Dick had thought that Bruce was simply cold hearted; Bruce got surprisingly emotional and he admitted that he didn't want Robin going after Zucco for fear of Robin being hurt or killed as a result.
Where the law is not enough, criminals can roam free, and injustice is around every corner, sometimes something more is needed. In retaliation, Tony kills John and Mary Grayson, leaving their son Dick an orphan. Bruce decides to marry and gives up being Batman forever. Nightwing was active into late age protecting his new city, and was still alive when Bruce's successor faced the returned Joker. Having watched his daughter's demise, blames Batman for her fate and vows revenge, recruiting Bane in the process. ? Gotham City has a silent protector in the shadows--a vigilante in the guise known as Batman. Lynns becomes the supervillain the Firefly, bent on burning the woman who burned him.
He is a dark hero with every special gadget known to man and some that are not , a sleek Batmobile, his own secret base, and even the ever-reliable butler Alfred Pennyworth Voice: Alastair Duncan. Dick apparently worked with Batman consistently well into his university years. Along with Batman, Nightwing planned a clever ruse to make Catwoman show her hand. Note: and from make a brief cameo when Arnold Wesker is walking in the park. Note: Dick Grayson appears in this episode yet his alter ego, Nightwing, does not. Thereafter, he became Batman's semi-regular partner continuing to work with him on a limited basis, but also dividing his time between crime-fighting and college.
Freeze has been forced to be bound to a new robotic body. But there's a new Super Hero in Gotham City who has other plans for the evil entrepreneurs - Batwoman! His wife Nora has been revived, but believing him dead, she has remarried and left Gotham. As Nightwing, Dick established himself as an equal to Batman. Bader The Penguin and September 14, 1998 1998-09-14 Former stuntwoman and junkie Roxanne Sutton becomes the rocket-riding thief Roxy Rocket to chase danger and excitement. Nine years after his parent's deaths, Tony Zucco resurfaced in Gotham City, putting Robin to the test. As every foe from every corner slowly tumbles out, Batman must go up against them all for the sake of justice, and Gotham's safety--and avoid the law itself as it brutally condemns the chaotic free spirit in the name of 'justice' that Batman embodies. He rejoined Batman's campaign as Nightwing, but his relationships with Batman and Batgirl became somewhat strained.
Eventually, Dick went out on his own and tracked down Zucco but was caught. Dick is a former member of the acrobatic family in. The Penguin and Rupert Thorn are criminal cohorts with a scheme to sell illegal weapons. Expect plenty of classic Batman villains to appear like: The Joker Voice: Kevin Michael Richardson , a lunatic with a sick sense of humor and sicker sense of fun; Catwoman Voice: Gina Gershon , a sly and quick-footed thief whose home is the night just as much as Batman's; and Rupert Thorne Voice: Victor Brandt , a thug and a gangster with only riches and himself on his mind. He also helped get to the bottom of the mystery behind the Joker's fortune. The success of that show convinced the network executives that Batman should be brought back under the same production style and three years later, was produced as a follow-up of sorts to the Animated Series. The Joker immediately goes on a shopping spree, even searching for a replacement for Harley Quinn, but realizes too late that almost all of the money is fake as a joke of Barlowe's to trick him.
After the series was completed, the producers of the show shifted their efforts and started working in Superman: The Animated Series, with a different approach regarding artstyle and animation. After graduating from college, Dick had a falling out with Batman over the tactics he used. Dick relinquished the title of Robin forever. Bruce arranged with of the Police Department to become the young boy's legal guardian. But Scarface's old gang, needing their old boss back, begin working to drive Wesker back to his old ways. Abilities Raised as a circus acrobat, Dick was capable of incredible feats of agility and gymnastic skills. He consequently left Gotham City and traveled the globe studying from various martial arts and crime fighting techniques.
This is a list of the episodes in the order which they originally aired. Batman is now faced with the seemingly impossible task of stopping a foe who knows hisevery move before even Batman does himself. However, this would not be the last time Batman and Robin disagreed with each other. A year later, an army of mutant farm animals terrorize Gotham City. Bader , , and the October 17, 1998 1998-10-17 Livewire, Poison Ivy, and Harley Quinn join forces to wreak havoc in Gotham. After a few years of world traveling and training, he returned to Gotham City. Note: Adaptation of the -winning 1994 by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm.
Dick and his parents performed nightly with their death defying high wire acts. The Bat-Team played their parts well; even expressing disdain at Catwoman's attempts to seduce Nightwing. Bader The November 15, 1997 1997-11-15 In an effort to further distance himself from Batman, tries to go it alone to stop a smuggling ring and gets unexpected help from the seductive Catwoman, who attempts a somewhat sensual relationship with him. There are 5 seasons with 65 episodes total. Note: An uncostumed Dick Grayson appears at the end, while Nightwing does not appear at all. The second season featured Robin more prominently and was titled. He promptly disobeyed and tracked Zucco on his own.