Recap: Batman: The Animated Series E59 "Blind as a Bat"


  • Exact Words: The Penguin has stolen a highly advanced stealth helicopter and is threatening Gotham for ransom. After Batman approaches him with a plan, Mayor Hill goes on television to announce that the Penguin has won, and if he returns the helicopter to the agreed drop-site, "you'll get everything that's coming to you."
  • Single-Episode Handicap: Single-Episode Blindness.
  • Technological Pacifist: The episode marks Bruce Wayne's first, last, and only time developing anything for the military. After the troubles that stemmed from that, Bruce declared that Wayne Corp would never develop weapons again.
  • Temporary Blindness