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  • Fri, 24 Jan 2014 01:36:32    Permalink

    Batman

    Batman is one of the most watched and portrayed fictional characters we have. Earlier today, we looked the tangled history of his creation in comics. But is it possible his origins are even older?

    Commenter Michael Munro suggests that we should take a look at an old penny-dreadful as an inspiration to Batman:

    via Did a Victorian-era penny dreadful inspire the creation of Batman?.

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