Joe Chill is a fictional character appearing in comic books published by DC Comics, commonly in association with the superhero Batman. Created by Bill Finger and Bob Kane, the character first appeared in Detective Comics #33 ( November ). In Batman's origin story, Joe Chill is the Gotham City mugger who murders Batman confronts him with the knowledge that Chill killed.
In comics the killer was unknown until , when Batman recognized Joe Chill, a mob boss he was investigating, as the man who killed his parents. Batman.
When Booster Gold returns to the night Batman's parents died, he learns The Waynes' murder as part of his gift - all Hell really breaks loose.
With that, Joe Chill was introduced and killed off in the span of a single page . Instead of having an identified culprit, the murder of Batman's parents was.
In other words: I cannot claim to be familiar with every "Batman story" answers to the question of "who killed Batman's parents, and why?.
He immediately recognizes the killer's eyes from that fateful night when his parents were killed. Batman manages to get Chill alone and.