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Battles Of The Week: Batman vs Killer Croc (Hero vs Villain)

In 'Batman' (2002) #608, Batman has to fight Killer Croc in order to save Edward Lamont IV and recover the ransom money.
 

BATTLES OF THE WEEK

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OUR REVIEW RATING SCORE:

Rating: 5 out of 5.
Writers and Artists

Jeph Loeb and Jim Lee.

SYNOPSIS FOR “Hush, Chapter One: The Ransom”

The clock is ticking and Batman must rescue Edward Lamont IV, the heir of the Lamont fortune, from the clutches of Killer Croc.

As the protagonists attempt to escape through Gotham’s tunnels, they are intercepted by the supervillain.

A fight follows…

IN ADVANCED WARFARE

Batman (2002) #608. DC Comics

Enter the contestants. On the left side is Batman and on the right side is Killer Croc.

Let’s look at the stats.

BATMAN – NEW EARTH
Super Strength: Peak Human 8%
Super Speed: Subsonic 42%
Durability: Peak Human 8%
Energy Projection: Metahuman 17%
Fighting Skills: Metahuman 67%
Intelligence: Inventor 50%
PARAPHERNALIA
  • Batsuit.
  • Utility Belt.
  • Batrope.
  • Hypersonic Device.
WEAKNESSES
  • Drug Addiction: Once addicted to Bane’s Venom.
  • Limited Mobility.
KILLER CROC – NEW EARTH
Super Strength: Metahuman 17%
Super Speed: Warrior 33%
Durability: Metahuman 17%
Energy Projection: Metahuman 17%
Fighting Skills: Bloodlusted 58%
Intelligence: Field Experience 25%
PARAPHERNALIA
  • Diminished Intellect.
  • Skin Condition.

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THE FIGHT

In the Gotham City sewers, Batman and Edward Lamont IV attempt to escape Killer Croc. Suddenly, they are intercepted by the monster. A battle follows between Batman and Killer Croc.

The battle to decide who is the assassin!


DAMAGE SCALE



The fight starts out with Killer Croc attacking Batman and Lamont IV.


On the following pages, after two hits by Croc, Batman gets the upperhand with a dodge, a headbutt and a kick.

KILLER CROC BLUNT FORCE ATTACK (x2): 1 DAMAGE PT (x2) = 2 DAMAGE PTS.
BATMAN CONCUSSION + BLUNT FORCE ATTACK (x2): 3 DAMAGE PTS + 1 DAMAGE PT (x2) = 5 DAMAGE PTS.






On the final page, Batman restrains Killer Croc with chains.

BATMAN EXPLOSION + BLUNT FORCE + CONCUSSION (x2) ATTACKS: 5 DAMAGE PTS + 1 DAMAGE PT + 3 DAMAGE PTS (x2) = 12 DAMAGE PTS.

TOTAL


BATMAN’S NEGATIVE DAMAGE:

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-3 DAMAGE PTS.

Peak Human Martial Arts 6 Hours = 3528 kcal/hr = 2.46*10^6 J/hr = 0.00058571428 Tons of TNT/hr.
-(3 DAMAGE PTS * 1360.777 kg * 9.81 m/s^2 * 4.0 m * 1 Ton of TNT)/(4.2*10^9 J) = 0.00003814063 PTS * Ton of TNT.
Batman’s Durability = (-0.00007250725 PTS * Tons of TNT)/(0.00058571428 Tons of TNT) = -0.06511814941 PTS.
Durability = 1 – 0.06511814941 = 0.93 PTS = PEAK HUMAN.

DURABILITY: PEAK HUMAN

Durability: Peak Human 8%
CROC’S NEGATIVE DAMAGE:

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-17 DAMAGE PTS.

Impact Force Of Machine Gun = 71171.546 N = 1480368.1568 J = 0.0003524686 Tons of TNT.
-(14 DAMAGE PTS * 26*10^98 J * 1 Ton of TNT)/(1 hr * 4.2*10^9 J) = -1.052381*10^91 ​PTS * Ton of TNT.
Croc’s Durability = (-1.052381*10^91 PTS * Tons of TNT)/(0.0003524686 Tons of TNT) = -2.985744*10^94 PTS.
Durability = 2 – 2.985744*10^94 = -2.985744*10^94 PTS = APPARENT DEATH.


DURABILITY: APPARENT DEATH

Durability: Apparent Death 1%

WINNER: BATMAN WINS BY NEAR DEATH.

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BATMAN IN COMICS

Detective Comics (1940) #27, titled “The Screaming House” marks the first appearance of Batman in DC continuity. The issue tells one of Batman’s cases early on. During the issue, the Detective battles Count Grutt and his gang of thugs.

The comic was written by Bill Finger and penciled by Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson.

BATMAN’S THRILLING FIRST APPEARANCE
Detective Comics (1940) #27, titled "The Screaming House" marks the first appearance of Batman in DC continuity.
Detective Comics (1940) #27, titled “The Screaming House” marks the first appearance of Batman in DC continuity. DC Comics

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REFERENCES

Batman Vol 1 608 in DC Database.
Bruce Wayne (New Earth) in DC Database.
Waylon Jones (New Earth) in DC Database.
Detective Comics Vol 1 37 in DC Database.

1 thought on “Battles Of The Week: Batman vs Killer Croc (Hero vs Villain)

  1. […] Perhaps, one of the most popular Batman story arcs in recent memory. With superstar talent from writer Jeph Loeb and artist Jim Lee, Hush is one of the greatest Batman graphic novels. In addition, Superman appears in issues #611 and #612. Also, witness Batman vs Killer Croc. […]

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