Is Batman a metahuman? Not according to Scott Snyder…


SPOILER ALERT: for anyone who hasn’t caught up to date with this weeks comics!

In this weeks Suicide Squad #22 Amanda Waller dropped the bombshell that – she believes – Batman to be a metahuman.  She made the revelation as she sent Harley Quinn and members of her quad after The Dark Knight and Killer Frost.

Suicide Squad #22
Of course this new revelation sent shockwaves through DC Comics fandom and fans soon turned to Batman oracle Scott Snyder for answer. He tweeted this response to fan questions:

Suicide Squad writer Rob Williams weighed in on the argument himself on Twitter contradicting his own words in the issue:

It’s hard to ignore the word ‘metahuman’ in that dialogue box. What could Williams have meant by this revelation? How do you feel about Batman being classed as a metahuman?

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Neil is the GYCO Editorial Chief. He has a BA in Film & Tv and an MA in Scriptwriting; he currently works 9-5 as an office manager and 5-9 as a reviewer/web designer. He has been subscribing to comics for around nine years but has been reading them as long as he can remember. Favourite comics: Batman; Nightwing, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and All New X-Men Favourite films: Batman (any apart from & Robin); Star Trek Generations, Underworld, Beetlejuice Favourite TV shows: Fringe; Buffy, Arrow, TBBT, Being Human UK and Star Trek TNG