A promising psychologist and intern at Arkham Asylum in Gotham City, Harleen Quinzel was given the chance to get up close and personal with the Joker. Harleen became obsessed with her subject, helped him escape the asylum, and adopted a new identity: Harley Quinn, The Clown Princess of Crime. In time, Harley came to realize the Joker was holding her back, and she struck out on her own. Sowing her own brand of chaos across the DC Multiverse, she’s been a member of the Suicide Squad, the Gotham City Sirens, and more.
No one in the Batman Family had an easy childhood, but Cassandra Cain may have had the worst. Raised from infancy under the tyrannical thumb of her father, the world-class assassin David Cain, Cassandra was taught violence before she was taught anything else—even how to speak. Yet, despite her father's abuse, Cassandra understood the difference between good and evil. As she grew older, she realized what her father had done to her and escaped him, fleeing to Gotham City where her life would be forever changed for the better.
From his blue uniform to his flowing red cape to the "S" shield on his chest, Superman is one of the most immediately recognizable and beloved DC Super Heroes of all time. The Man of Steel is the ultimate symbol of truth, justice, and hope. He is the world's first Super Hero and a guiding light to all.
It's not easy being a teenager. Between school, getting picked on and worrying about family finances, there's already a lot to deal with. However, for Virgil Hawkins, there's an extra layer of stress: learning to properly utilize his superpowers, maintaining his secret identity and finding the balance between making it to class in time and saving the lives of innocents as the electrifying hero known as Static.
One of the most iconic fictional characters in the world, Batman has dedicated his life to an endless crusade, a war on all criminals in the name of his murdered parents, who were taken from him when he was just a child. Since that tragic night, he has trained his body and mind to near physical perfection to be a self-made superhero. He's developed an arsenal of technology that would put most armies to shame. And he's assembled teams of his fellow DC Super Heroes, like the Justice League, the Outsiders and Batman, Incorporated.
Who's ready for #WonderWomanDay? This year to celebrate the first appearance of Wonder Woman, we're exploring the legendary gear that makes her a Champion of Truth and Warrior for Peace!
Which piece of Wonder Woman gear is your favorite?
A pilot crash lands on the mysterious island of Themyscira. Queen Hippolyta declares, "A champion must be chosen and sent to return the man to his home!" Who is the Princess of Themyscira? Who is this warrior? She is...Wonder Woman!