Batman and Catwoman are popular DC Comics characters created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger. Batman is the more popular character, with millions of fans and several movies having been released in the Batman series. The original and most widely known Catwoman, Selina Kyle, first appears in Batman #1 (Spring 1940) in which she is known as The Cat. She is an adversary of Batman, known for having a complex love-hate (often romantic) relationship with him. In her first appearance, she was a whip-carrying burglar with a taste for high-stake thefts. Since the 1990s, Catwoman has been featured in an eponymous series that cast her as an antihero rather than a supervillain. The character has been one of Batman's most enduring love interests.

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Created by Bill Finger (developer, not credited), Bob Kane Bob Kane; Bill Finger
Team affiliations Batman Family, Justice League, Wayne Enterprises, Outsiders, Batmen of All Nations, Batman Incorporated Batman Family
Abilities Genius-level intellect, peak physical and mental conditioning, exceptional martial artist, brilliant deductive skills, inexhaustible wealth, advanced technology and bat gadgets, and he always has his contingencies No superpowers. Uses intellect, tactics and natural instict. Nature gymnast and expert Martial artist. Master of disguise, seduction
Gender Male Female
Publisher DC Comics DC Comics
Alter ego Bruce Wayne Irena Dubrovna, Selina Kyle
Weaknesses His allies turning against him Very vulnerable to secret identity exposure, will not kill but in one instance with Black-mask. Sly personality
Enemies The Joker, Two-Face, The Court Of Owls/Talon, The Ventriloquist, Owlman, The Penguin, Catwoman, Harley Quinn, Scarecrow, Black Mask, Calculator, Clayface, Mister Freeze, Cluemaster, Deadshot, The Falcone Crime Family, Hugo Strange, The Riddler, Hush Black-Mask, Red Hood, Film Freak, Angleman, Talia Al Ghul , The Joker, Two Face, Scarecrow, Reach
Allies Justice League, Batmen of All Nations, All of the Robins, Nightwing etc. Kitirina Falcone, Magdelene Kyle, Poison Ivy, Harley Quinn, Batman, Birds of Prey, Outsiders, Gotham Sirens, Batman Family
Children Dick Grayson (Adopted), Jason Todd (Adopted), Tim Drake (Adopted) and Damian Wayne (from Talia Al Ghul) Helena Kyle/Wayne (Earth-2)
Love interests Catwoman, Julie Madison, Vicki Vale, Talia Al-Ghul, Sasha Bordeaux, Roan Twomey (aka Red Riding Hood) and Silver St. Cloud. Batman, Slam Bradley Jr.
Costume Batman's costume incorporates the imagery of a bat in order to frighten criminals. The details of the Batman costume change repeatedly through various stories and media, but the most distinctive elements remain consistent: a scallop-hem cape Black and/or grey leather cat suit with mask. Sometimes includes tail. Other times it does not. Costume is desgined for stealth. In most protrays of Catwoman always has claws.
Aliases The Dark Knight, Caped Crusader, the Bat Feline Felon, Femme Fatale, Kitty World's Greatest Thief , Protector of Gotham's east end. Known to steal for corrupt rich people and give to the poor.

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