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Earth-9's Superheroes:

The Justice League

    Bruce Wayne / Batman 

Bruce Thomas Wayne / Batman

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Species: Human

Played by: Uncredited (season 1), Alain Moussi (season 1), Maxim Savarias (season 1), Iain Glen (season 2)

Appearances: Titans

Billionaire playboy by day, dark protector of Gotham City by night. Dick's former partner before breaking off away from the sidekick mantle.


  • Adaptation Dye-Job: Iain Glen is/was a natural blond, in contrast to the dark brunette/jet black hair of Bruce in the comics and most adaptations. This change, however, makes him similar to the Adam West version of the character.
  • Adaptational Jerkass:
    • Over the years, Batman has become more and more driven in his crusade and brutal towards criminals, so Dick leaves him over this. He's disgusted at what his mentor has become and is afraid of becoming just like him. Trigon uses this against Dick in the first season finale, when he projects a dream where Batman kills all of the Rogues Gallery for the death of Commissioner Gordon.
    • Averted when Bruce finally appears in Season 2, however, since his characterization is more in line with the comics, so Dick might have been exaggerating a bit about this particular flaw.
  • Age Lift: Taking cues from the prologue of Batman Beyond, he is played by an actor in his late fifties. Given that Dick is nearly thirty, this actually makes sense.
  • Alternate Self: Many amongst The Multiverse.
  • Ambiguous Situation: Was it really Bruce who lured Rachel, Kory, Donna, and Dawn to Elko Diner and encouraged them to reunite the Titans in "E.L._.O"? Kory speculates that it was Rachel's powers acting up, but we don't know for sure.
  • Ascended Extra: Downplayed. He went from being The Ghost in season 1 to being a reoccurring supporting character in the second season.
  • Broken Ace: An extremely wealthy man who is also widely regarded as the World's Best Warrior is also a man traumatized by his parents' murder since he was a child who ever since has been struggling to keep himself from being consumed by his demons.
  • Celebrity Paradox: Iain Glen portrayed Jorah Mormont on Game of Thrones, a show that Rachel is a fan of and is seen watching in the first season. Rachel also happens to be a fan of the character Daenerys Targaryen, whom Jorah is strongly connected to.
  • Characterization Marches On: Season 1 went out of its way to portray him as a Toxic Friend Influence, but season 2 instead hints at him being a Morality Pet to Dick. This may or may not have had to do to fan backlash to his portrayal in season 1.
  • The Conscience: Throughout Season 2, as Dick is forced to confront his past sins, he starts hallucinating Bruce, who seems to act as his moral compass throughout the ordeal.
  • Control Freak: Embeds trackers into Dick and Jason's arms to keep an eye on them. Dick didn't even know about his until Jason told him. Slides into nightmare fuel when you realize the only way Dick couldn’t already know about the tracking device is if Bruce roofied him. Gets phenomenally worse, if you’re aware of the pair’s past reputation and what inspired Robin’s leash in the Batman Who Laughs.
    • Eventually turns into a case of The Extremist Was Right due to Deathstroke's kidnapping of Jason Todd since his tracker was the only life line the new Titans had in regards to locating him.
  • Crimefighting with Cash: The Trope Codifier. He owns a Fiction 500 Mega-Corp and lives in a very Big Fancy House.
  • The Dreaded: Criminals are terrified of him. The first group of thugs Robin confronts in the series take one look at him, then much to Dick's frustration, immediately turn their attention to the skies and rooftops instead, because they're more afraid of Batman than alarmed that another superhero, let alone his protege', has found them. They think Robin is no threat without Batman around to back him up. This proves to be a painful mistake.
  • Famed in Story: As one of the founding members of the Justice League with a career spanning decades, basically everyone in the world knows the Dark Knight, whether they are heroes or villains.
  • Greater-Scope Paragon:
    • He doesn't have much role, but is still essential to the backstory of Titans.
    • Reaches a new level in season 2, where Bruce finally shows up. He only appears in a handful of episodes, but his mentor role ultimately transforms the Titans into a genuine superhero group. In "E.L._.O", he even brings the estranged Titans back together, though the season finale leaves it ambiguous as to whether it was really Bruce who appeared to Kory, Rachel, Donna, and Dawn.
  • Informed Flaw: He's apparently become extremely brutal in regards to his crime fighting in this series, to the point that it negatively effected Dick (and is possibly negatively affecting Jason). However, we never get to see that behavior on screen. The closest we get is Dick's hallucination, which, as stated above, was All Just a Dream. The worst thing we're shown is him having apparently put a tracking device in Dick without his consent (which is bad), and even then we have no idea what lead to him doing that in the first place.
  • Knight Templar Parent: One way to interpret him putting a tracking chip in Dick (and later on, Jason) wasn't out of Control Freak tendencies but rather so he could find them should they ever get into a terrible situation, such as getting kidnapped by one of his more insane foes.
  • Morality Pet:
    • Despite season 1's attempts to heavily imply he was something of a Toxic Friend Influence to Dick, season 2 instead implies he's this via Dick's more recent hallucinations in Bruce's self titled episode, with his imaginary Bruce attempting to get him to acknowledge his part in Jericho's death as well as trying to convince him to return to Titans tower.
    • In fact, even though Dick's struggle to escape his mentor's shadow in an important plot point in the first two seasons, it is Dick's conscience manifesting as Bruce who finally convinces him to do so, while the real Bruce gifts him the suit for his new Nightwing persona.
  • Not Wearing Tights: He is never shown wearing the Batsuit clearly. Justified since his only appearances in the show are outside of crimefighting.
  • Old Superhero: Bruce in the Titansverse is middle-aged and has been operating as Batman for decades. This is further shown by the fact that his first Kid Sidekick, Dick, is in his late twenties.
  • One-Man Army: If Dick's hallucinations are to go by, he could take care of an entire squad by himself.
  • Ooh, Me Accent's Slipping: Played With. It's not so much that his American accent is bad, but it's really forced and unnatural. Even if you didn't know him, you could easily tell Iain Glen was not an American.
  • Parental Substitute: Took Dick in after the death of his parents, and is the latest in a long string of them to Jason.
  • Putting the Band Back Together: In "E.L._.O", Bruce lures the female Titans to Elko Diner, where he convinces them to reunite the group. He claims to not know this in "Nightwing", however, leaving it ambiguous whether it was really him who did it.
  • Support Party Member: In "Nightwing", he doesn't join the Titans fight Conner himself, but does hijack Mercy Graves' teleconference with Conner's bidders, distracting her long enough for the Titans to formulate a plan to reach Conner's conscience.
  • Thou Shall Not Kill: Despite what Dick's Trigon-induced hallucination showed, Bruce still operates this way. He's just apparently quite brutal.
  • Toxic Friend Influence: Well, more like "toxic Parental Substitute influence." Season 1 goes out of its way to imply that he's been a horrible influence on Dick (and possibly Jason). This appears to be mostly gone by season 2, which implies he may in fact be a Morality Pet to Dick.
  • Two First Names: "Bruce" and "Wayne".
  • Unseen No More: In season one, he only appeared briefly through indirect methods like a voiceover, as a hand on Dick's shoulder, or as The Faceless from far away. Season two changes this, with him actually appearing both in the flesh and in hallucinations.

    Diana Prince / Wonder Woman 

Diana Prince / Wonder Woman

Species: Amazon

Known to the world as Wonder Woman. She's Donna's adoptive elder sister and guardian whom she served as a partner.


    Clark Kent / Superman 

Kal-El / Clark Kent / Superman

Species: Kryptonian

A refugee from Krypton who is one of Earth's iconic and beloved superheroes.


  • Alternate Self: Many amongst The Multiverse.
  • Chronic Hero Syndrome: Apparently, just like in most versions, Clark is so afflicted by this that it was passed on to Conner, his clone. Conner can't help but be driven by the subconscious desire to help others in need and it's implied to be from the Genetic Memory given to him by Clark's DNA.
  • The Cape: Implied. By all accounts, he's just as heroic and protective of people as he is in the comics.
  • Farm Boy: Grew up in the Kent Farm on Smallville, per the norm.
  • Famed in Story: He is so popular that people made shirts out of him.
  • The Ghost: His existence is only confirmed and is yet to make an appearance.
  • Physical God: Kory mentions how strong he is in passing saying that Conner got half of his DNA from a man who can "lift skyscrapers and fly faster than light".
  • Two First Names: "Clark" and "Kent".

     Aquaman 

Aquaman

Species: Human-Atlanean Hybrid

A veteran superhero and Garth's mentor.


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Bat Family

    Barbara Gordon 

Barbara Gordon

Species: Human

Commissioner Gordon's daughter and a member of the Bat Family.


Others

    Don Hall / Dove I 

Don Hall / Dove I

Species: Human

Played by: Elliot Knight, Jayden Marine (young)

Appearances: Titans

Hank Hall's brother and the original Dove.


  • Adaptation Relationship Overhaul: He and Hank are full siblings in the comics but are only half siblings in the show.
  • Adaptational Angst Upgrade: He clearly blames himself for the sexual abuse his brother went through.
  • Adaptational Personality Change: The Don of the comics was a pacifist who avoided causing physical damage to others as much as possible for a superhero. Here he was more than willing to help beat up the pedophiles he and Hank went after and overall seemed quite fight-happy. Although, even Comics!Don would have been hard-pressed to treat pedophiles with pacifism.
  • Beware the Nice Ones: He was a perfectly nice man, but when the headmaster of the college they attended treated him with more favoritism than Hank and implied she was going to throw the older brother under the bus Don not only got confrontational but actively dared her to expel them.
  • Big Brother Instinct: Inverted. He's the little brother, but by how much is uncertain. Regardless, he was shown to be very protective of Hank and even went so far as to report his brother's head injury behind Hank's back in a bid to make him rest.
  • Blue Is Heroic: His costume has blue accents.
  • Dies Differently in Adaptation: Don famously dies in a Heroic Sacrifice in the comics. Here, it's because of a freak road accident.
  • Disappeared Dad: For whatever reason, neither his or Hank's fathers are in their lives.
  • Dropped a Bridge on Him: Died unceremoniously in a freak road accident.
  • It's All My Fault: He very clearly blamed himself for what happened to Hank when they were kids.
  • Missing Mom: She dies sometime between the weight room incident and the brothers' time at college.
  • Pædo Hunt: He was the one who suggested he and Hank become heroes for this express purpose.
  • Posthumous Character: Killed when a car crashes into him several years before the events of the series.
  • Race Lift: White in the comics, here portrayed by British-Nigerian Elliot Knight.
  • Sibling Team: With Hank, before his death.

     Roy Harper 

Roy Harper

Species: Human

An ally of Donna Troy's.


  • Alternate Self: On Earth-Prime.
  • Ambiguous Situation: It is unclear if he is Speedy, Red Arrow, or Arsenal in this continuity, or if he's ever been a member of the Titans.
  • The Ghost: So far he has made no onscreen appearances, but his help allows Donna and Kory to track down Shimmer.

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Earth-21’s Superheroes:

    Bruce Wayne / Batman 

Bruce Thomas Wayne / Batman

Species: Human

Billionaire playboy by day, dark protector of Gotham City by night.


     The Flash 

The Flash

Species: Enhanced Human

A superhero that Cyborg mentioned.


     Hawkman 

Hawkman

Species: Unknownnote 

A superhero that Robotman mentioned.


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