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Gotham is the way to go



and call me old fashioned but I'll take their 1980's or so incarnations over most of the iterations of this day and age; Criminals all, but NOT all mass-murdering megabastards...

Criminals, robbers, thieves who could actually challenge Batman in trying to fathom and solve their crimes, rather than just leaving with him trying to work out which sicko killed THIS bunch of random innocents in ther pursuit of being EEEVILL!!!

I'm not saying that these guys NEVER killed, but that they didn't revel in it all the time. A successful crimewave was not measured by bodycount but by how well they outsmarted Batman and Robin.

But there are always exceptions (in a couple of scans I've posted many, many times, but which remain favourites for a reason






And artistically they are a goldmine, every one of them offering a pretty unique opportunity for an artist.

Whether you go dark



(By Mr Florey)

or colourful



(By Darren Calvert)

they are all identifiable pretty much instantly.

And whilst they schemed and planned, and built terribly creative death-traps for our heroes, they did it with a certain degree of style. If they couldn't stamp THEIR personalities on a crimewave, they might as well stay at home...

But then again, sometimes they just threw monkeys...




Not EVERY plan is a winner... even when it DOES work.

 
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