Batman also known as the Caped Crusader and The Dark Knight is primarily the superhero identity of billionaire playboy, industrialist, and philanthropist Bruce Wayne. Batman is seen by many as a vigilante who has a war on crime. Batman is also a member of the Justice League and the Outsiders.
Batman is one of the most feared and dangerous beings on Earth and throughout the Universe despite having no super powers. Batman uses his vast wealth, advanced technology, his genius intellect and trains himself to physical human perfection to compensate. Batman is one of the greatest living martial artists, athletes and scientists. Batman is regarded by many to be the World's Greatest Detective.
Over the years others have taken up the mantle of Batman such as Dick Grayson and Terry McGinnis.