Bat-Cow

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Bat Cow
Publication information
Publisher DC Comics
First appearance Tiny Titans #17
Created by Art Baltazar
In-story information
Species Cattle
Notable aliases Battlin' Bovine

Bat-Cow is a fictional cow appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics and other associated media. Bat-Cow first appeared in Batman Incorporated Vol. 2 #1 and was created by Grant Morrison and Chris Burnham.

Fictional character biography[edit]

Bat-Cow was originally a cow that was found by Robin during an investigation on a slaughterhouse, which the cow was sent to. Robin wanted to keep the cow and named it Bat-Cow. Batman decided they would keep the cow. During a later investigation, Batman discovered it had mind-controlling radiation inside of it, leading him to attempt to get rid of the cow. Robin, however would not allow him to hurt the cow.[1]

After the events of Robin's death, Bat-Cow and Robin's dog felt a great loss in morale. Alfred Pennyworth and Nightwing had to take care of the cow. Later after Nightwing's disappearance, Alfred was the only caretaker of Bat-Cow.

Bat-Cow, complete with cape, spent time on a Wayne Enterprises-owned dairy farm. It was there the cow encountered the cosmic-powered "Forever People." One of them seemed to gain guidance from Bat-Cow's actions, namely when Bat-Cow gave one of the Forever People a scarecrow's hat.[2]

Bat-Cow forms a friendship with Titus, a dog and household cat.

In other media[edit]

Video games[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Batman Incorporated Vol. 2 #1
  2. ^ Infinity Man And The Forever People #4 (Oct. 22 2014)

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