Character Bios > The Penguin

THE PENGUIN
REAL NAME: Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot
OCCUPATION: Restauranteur / Racketer
BASE OF OPERATIONS: Gotham City
EYES: Blue
HAIR: Black
HEIGHT: 5'2
WEIGHT: 175 lb
FIRST APPEARANCE: Detective Comics #58 (December, 1941)
 
UNLOCKING REQUIREMENT FOR BIO:
Scan the umbrellas in the display case in the South Corridor of Arkham Mansion.
 
STORY:

The Penguin, one of Batman's oldest foes, is an eccentric criminal mastermind, known as much for his love of ornithology and trick umbrellas as for his shady business dealings. Gotham's popular Iceberg Lounge serves as Cobblepot's front for number of illegal financial activities that fun much of the city's underworld. Despite his short stature, the Penguin is a wily foe whose umbrellas conceal a variety of deadly weapons and gadgets.

 
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Criminal and financial mastermind.
  • Expert hand-to-hand combatant.
  • Driven by a need to prove himself in spite of his comical appearance.