Character Bios > Professor Hugo Strange

PROFESSOR HUGO STRANGE
REAL NAME: Professor Hugo Strange
OCCUPATION: Professional Criminal
BASE OF OPERATIONS: Gotham City
EYES: Gray
HAIR: None
HEIGHT: 5'10
WEIGHT: 160 lb
FIRST APPEARANCE: Detective Comics #36 (February, 1940)
 
UNLOCKING REQUIREMENT FOR BIO:
Scan the pile of books labeled "Strange Files" in the Arkham Records Room.
 
STORY:

First gaining fame as a psychiatrist who declared that he'd fully analyzed the Dark Knight from afar, Professor Hugo Strange lent credence to his own claims by deducing Batman's true identity as Bruce Wayne. However, his interest in the Batman turned into a deranged obsession and he's used his medical expertise to hatch a series of bizarre plots based around genetics and mind control in order to defeat Batman and possible take his place. Strange's fragile mental state has left him with intermittent knowledge of Batman's true identity a fact that hangs over Bruce Wayne's head--for if Strange ever snaps completely, Batman's greatest secret might be revealed...

 
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Trained to physical perfection.
  • Brilliant psychological analyst.
  • Extensive knowledge of genetics.
  • Obsessed with Batman and Batman's Secret identity.
  • Plagued by schizophrenic episodes that leave him confused and dangerous.