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THE SCARECROW
REAL NAME: Jonathan Crane
OCCUPATION: Professional Criminal
BASE OF OPERATIONS: Gotham City
EYES: Blue
HAIR: Brown
HEIGHT: 6'
WEIGHT: 140 lb
FIRST APPEARANCE: World's Finest Comics #3 (Fall, 1941)
 
UNLOCKING REQUIREMENT FOR BIO:
Visit the Morgue in the Medical Facility and defeat the Scarecrow in the nightmare sequence.
 
STORY:
Taunted and bullied as a youth, Jonathan Crane vowed to overcome his fears through the study of psychology and biochemistry. Kicked out of his university for experimenting on human subjects, Crane then adopted the identity of the Scarecrow and armed himself with a specialized fear-inducing gas that makes a person's deepest phobias become frighteningly real. His ongoing criminal reign of terror makes him one of Batman's most psychologically dangerous foes.
 
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Master of psychology and chemistry.
  • Creator of fear-inducing gas.
  • Motivated by an obsessive need to create fear in others.