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==Golden Age Origin==
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==Origin==
 
That weird figure of the night, the Brick Bat, is a robber dressed as a bat who kills people by throwing "brick-like death dealing objects." When thrown they break up into poison gas that leaves no trace. He commissioned them from a scientist and then killed him so that no one else could get their hands on the formula. He then began a crime spree which was finally stopped by [[711]].
 
That weird figure of the night, the Brick Bat, is a robber dressed as a bat who kills people by throwing "brick-like death dealing objects." When thrown they break up into poison gas that leaves no trace. He commissioned them from a scientist and then killed him so that no one else could get their hands on the formula. He then began a crime spree which was finally stopped by [[711]].
   
==Golden Age Appearances==
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==Public Domain Appearances==
Police Comics #5
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*Police Comics #5
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==Notes==
 
==Notes==
A [http://www.thefreedictionary.com/brickbat brickbat] is a small piece of brick used as a weapon. The word remains a proverbial expression for bad reviews.
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*A [http://www.thefreedictionary.com/brickbat brickbat] is a small piece of brick used as a weapon. The word remains a proverbial expression for bad reviews.
   
==See also==
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==See Also==
 
[http://www.heromachine.com/2010/04/07/brick-bat-seriously/ Brick Bat? Seriously?]
 
[http://www.heromachine.com/2010/04/07/brick-bat-seriously/ Brick Bat? Seriously?]
 
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[[Category:George Brenner-Creator]]
 
[[Category:George Brenner-Creator]]
 
[[Category:1942 Debuts]]
 
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[[Category:Male Characters]]
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[[Category:Real Name Unknown]]
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[[Category:Bat Themed Characters]]

Latest revision as of 02:40, 15 March 2020

The Brick Bat
Police-comics-5-1942-brickbat.jpg

Real Name

Unknown

First Appearance

Police Comics #5 (1942)

Original Publisher

Quality

Created by

George Brenner

Origin

That weird figure of the night, the Brick Bat, is a robber dressed as a bat who kills people by throwing "brick-like death dealing objects." When thrown they break up into poison gas that leaves no trace. He commissioned them from a scientist and then killed him so that no one else could get their hands on the formula. He then began a crime spree which was finally stopped by 711.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Police Comics #5

Notes

  • A brickbat is a small piece of brick used as a weapon. The word remains a proverbial expression for bad reviews.

See Also

Brick Bat? Seriously?