Bane: 20 Things Fans Need To Know About Batman's Strongest Villain
Ra's al Ghul General Information Real name: Unknown Aliases: Henri Ducard The League of Shadows trained Talia and Bane, but due to the constant reminder . Ra's commented that Batman took his advice of using "theatricality" too literally having a paternal relationship rather than a fraternal one with Bruce Wayne. Ra's al Ghul was the leader of the League of Shadows during the late 20th century The League took both Bane and Talia in to begin their training in the martial arts, but . Ra's commented that Batman took his advice of using " theatricality" too literally before he escaped and continued with his plans. Relationships Edit. Bane and al Ghul attack Gotham in “Legacy,” when the two attempt to The Caped Crusader wins, and Ra's ends his working relationship with.
However, several years later, during The Infinite Crisis, Superboy Prime trying to change reality, resurrects Jason with a reality-altering punch. Although Jason is returned to life, his body and mind are still broken from the Joker's attack. Some time later, he is discovered by the League of Assassins.
Out of her love for Batman, Talia takes Jason to her father and Jason spends months in the care of the League of Assassins. Although his body recuperates, Jason's mind is shattered. Seeing no other way to help him, Talia takes Jason down to the Lazarus Pit and throws his body in while her father regenerates himself.
Jason is fully revived in body and mind. Immediately afterward, in order to spare Jason her father's wrath, she aids the boy's escape. Livid at the fact that the Joker was still alive and that Batman had done nothing more than imprison him again, Jason pursues his own brand of justice.
In order to stall him from killing Batman, Talia agrees to finance Jason and aid him in his training, so that he can become the second Red Hood. Bane After Bane enters the League of Assassins, Ra's considers Bane a potential heir to his empire instead of Batman and wants his daughter to marry him.
However, Talia rejected the international brute, and after Batman defeated him, Ra's agreed that he was unworthy of his "only" daughter.
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Although she seemingly supports Luthor, she secretly works to undermine him, anonymously leaking news of his underhanded dealings to Superman. When the time comes for Luthor's downfall, she sells all of LexCorp's assets to the Wayne Foundation, leaving Luthor penniless and his crimes exposed to all. Death and the Maidens During his travels in Russia in the 18th century, Ra's al Ghul met a woman by whom he had a daughter named Nyssa.
Ra's abandons Nyssa at a crucial time: Seeking vengeance, Nyssa plans to use her considerable wealth and resources to kill Ra's by befriending, kidnapping, and brainwashing Talia, turning her into a weapon to kill their father. To this end, she captured Talia and, using a Lazarus Pit, killed and resurrected her in rapid succession, leaving Talia virtually broken from the trauma of dying again and again in so short a time.
Rendered apathetic by her time in the camp, unable to feel anything, Nyssa also plans to assassinate Superman with kryptonite bullets she stole from the Batcave, hoping that, by uniting the world in one moment of tragedy, she would manage to rouse herself once more. While Batman is successful in preventing the assassination of Superman, he is unable to stop Nyssa from killing Ra's. This, in turn, is actually part of a greater plan concocted by Ra's, who wanted to ensure that his daughters would accept their destinies as his heirs, and take up his genocidal campaign.
Realizing and accepting this, Nyssa and Talia become the heads of The Demon.
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Both sisters consider Batman to be their enemy. Talia mainly acts as a recruiter in the Society and is charged with bringing in new members. She is also in control of both the League of Assassins and the H.Ra's al Ghul Evolution in Movies, Cartoons & TV (2018)
E Institute at this time though how she gained control of H. In issue 6 she duels with Scandal Savage who she sees as an equal because of their fathers during the Society's assault on the Secret Six, and despite having less protective gear and uses only a sword while Scandal wields her Lamentation Blades, Talia gains the upper hand and has Scandal in a death strike until she knocked unconscious by Scandal's mole in the Society and her lover, Knockout.
This is revealed to be part of one of Nyssa's plans to take over the planet and bring about world peace and equality. Throughout his training, Bruce was unable to best Ducard, but came extremely close during a sword battle, fought upon a frozen glacial lake. However, Bruce forgot to take full notice of his surroundings and Ducard broke the ice beneath him for the victory. While Bruce recovered from the cold water while sitting with Ducard around a fire, Ducard explained that his wife's death taught him that there are those in the world that must be mercilessly fought and vengeance was his release.
Ducard was unable to understand why Bruce couldn't avenge the deaths of his parents. At the end of his training, Ducard forced Bruce to face him while slightly drugged. Ducard hid among several of the men while Bruce attempted to locate him. He lept out at Bruce from his hiding place and managed to wound Bruce slightly on his arm. Bruce, however, gave an identical injury to two of the other ninja, and tricked Ducard into capturing the wrong person.
Bruce revealed the trick and defeated his mentor. What he asks in return is the courage to do what is necessary. Bruce believed that he could not fight evil with evil methods.
Bruce told him that it was necessary to separate him from his enemies. Ra's al Ghul explained that Bruce must do what is necessary to fight evil and revealed that they had trained Bruce with the intention of him leading the League on a mission to destroy Gotham Citywhich they believed had become a breeding ground for suffering and injustice.
Bruce subsequently knocked Ducard unconscious and he set the League's fortress aflame. He engaged Ra's al Ghul in a sword fight and left the man he believed to be Ra's al Ghul for dead as part of the floor above fell upon him. Ducard was then rescued by his pupil as the fortress collapsed and Ducard was then left unconscious in the mountain village by Bruce. Bloom terrorized the city and Bruce slowly came to the realization that he was Batman.
He could not turn away from his duty, and found he had created a machine that would replicate his personal traumas to recreate the drive, determination, and mindset to become Batman once again. Julie supported his decision, albeit not devoid of sadness as it meant he would not remember their love for each other. Darrk, the leader of the League of Assassins. Batman rescues her, kicking off what will become a long-running relationship with continued ramifications for the Dark Knight.
After various appearances in the decades where she is both friend and foe of Batman, she appears again. With her father dead, she assumes leadership of the Demon and reveals to Batman that she obtained his DNA and created a son in an artificial womb. She hopes that Bruce will be convinced to create a family with her, but he and Damian reject her villainous ways.
She then enacts a scheme with the criminal organization Leviathan intending to destroy everything Batman holds dear, including her own son for betraying her. She even creates a modified clone of Damian, called Heretic, a hulking brute with a baby face. Heretic kills Damian, but is then killed by Talia who refuses to love the monstrous version of her son.