Batman

Batman is an American fictional character, a comic book superhero who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. Batman was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, and he first appeared in Detective Comics #27 (May 1939). Originally referred to as “the Bat-Man” and still referred to at times as “the Batman,” he is additionally known as “the Caped Crusader,” “the Dark Knight,” and “the World’s Greatest Detective,” among other titles.