Robin through the Years by: Andrew and Justin

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Richard Grayson By:Andrew & Justin

He first appeared in detective comic 38# in april 1940.The youngest in the acrobat family known as the flying graysons,Dick watched a mafia boss shot down his parents in order to extort all the money through the circus that employs him.Bruce wayne/batman takes him in as legal ward,retconned in some cases as his son,and eventually became his crime fighting partner ROBIN  .He is written out by many authors as the first son of batman as well as his prodigal son.Many including omac,that he is one that batman cares about the most.Throughout dick’s adolescence,batman and robin are inseparable.However,as dick grows older and spends more time as the leader of the teen titans he retires as robin and takes on his own  superhero identity nightwing to assert his independence (others would fill in as robin).His nightwing persona was created by writer marv wolfman  and artist George Perez and first appeared in tales of the teen titans 44# July 1984.As nightwing,dick Leeds the teen titans and later the outsiders.Following the events of the zero miniserise,he temporarliy replaces bruce wayne as batman,beggining in robin 0# october 1944 and extending through the batman:prodigal storyline.In a eponymous serise,launched in 1996 and continueing throgh 2009 he becomes the protector of Bluehaven ,Gotham’s economically troubled neighorboring city.Following the destruction of bluehaven at the hand of deathstroke also known as slade nightwing reloakates to new york.

Jason Todd By:Justin & Andrew

Jason Peter Todd is a fictional character   that first appeared in Batman #357.  he became the second Robin when the previous Robin (Dick Grayson) went to be the leader of the fighting team of marvelous superheroes, The New Teen Titans.  After a short period of time he got murdered by the Joker with a crowbar in a warehouse that was blown up,  Joker is the arch-nemesis of the Dark Knight.  He then got resurrected and became the second Red Hood the joker was the first before he was joker,  he was an anti-hero that resembled Batman in many, many ways.

Timothy Drake By:Justin & Andrew

Also known as Tim Wayne  he first appeared in Batman #436 in a flashback of one of the crowd members when Dick’s parents died.   The son of  Jack and Janet Drake they asked to take a picture with the Flying Graysons which caused a momentary bond between him and Dick Grayson.  Tim deduced the identity of batman and Robin(Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson) when he saw Robin do a Gymnastic move Dick did in the Flying Graysons.  Tim was the third Robin that fought side by side of Batman.  While Tim Drake was technically not “the” Robin since he was called, “The Red Robin”.   He also noticed that Batman had grown violent and reckless since the death of jason Todd when he got murdered by the Joker.  Tim decided to intervene with  Bruce”Batman” Wayne and finally got enlisted as the third Robin to fight side by side of the fearless, Dark Knight.

              Damian Wayne by: Justin & Andrew

Damian Wayne is the son of Batman and Tala Al Gual, this also makes him the grandson of Batman’s villain in Batman begins, Ra’s Al Gual. Damian Wayne is a fictional character in the DC Comics Universe. The character originally appeared as an unnamed infant in the 1987 story Batman: Son of the Demon.  he became “The Robin, when he was at ten years of age!  Since he grew up with his mother learning how to assasinate in the League of Assassins.  Obviously this was not okay with Batman because he has the rule of no killing.  Damian Wayne was the final Robin, well at least for now!

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