8 Times BATMAN Acquired Superpowers From Outside

Batman is the most powerful and formidable crimefighter in the comic-book universe, and he does it without having superpowers. He is just a guy burning with rage, insane IQ and billions of dollars. In the Silver Age and Modern Age, Batman has gained abilities and powers from outside that turned him super powerful.


batman acquired superpowersIn the story titled ‘Venom”, he started taking a designer drug which was extremely addictive that it made him physically very strong, aggressive but violent.

Green Lantern Batman

green lantern batmanIn the story titled Batman: The Darkest Knight, Bruce Wayne gained vast abilities of a power ring and was chosen as the next Green Lantern of Earth.

Yellow Lantern Batman

yellow power batmanIn a story titled “Forever Evil” #4, written by Geoff Johns and David Finch, when crime syndicate attacks Earth and defeated most of the superheroes, Batman uses Sinestro Corps ring he has been hiding.

Magical Batsuit

In comic-book title “The Resurrection of Ra’s al Ghul.” written by Grant Morrison and Paul Dini, Ra’s al Ghul came back to life. He has gifted a mystical suit which gives him an edge over Ra’s ninja assassins.

Super Bat

In 2008 “Super/Bat” story from “Superman/Batman” #53-56, written by Michael Green, Mike Johnson, and Rags Morales, he gains the powers of a Superman, as a result, he goes on a rampage against the most dangerous criminals.


In 2008’s “Trinity”, written by Kurt Busiek and Mark Bagle, he literally became an all-powerful god worshiped by millions of people.


The Dark Knight once gained the abilities to predict the outcomes of battles which allowed him to fight against Dark Seid and Anti-monitor.


In 2010 “Batman: The Return of Bruce Wayne”, Dark Seid grants The Dark Knight ability to criss-cross through time as part of an evil plan to turn him into time-travelling energy bomb to destroy the world.

Aditya Goel

Aditya Goel is the CEO and Publisher of QuirkyByte. He has 14 different Specializations varying from Mathematics to Computer Programming and has written for various blogs and worked as a freelance writer, programmer and developer on Elance and Freelancer. Very passionate about Technology, Movies, International TV shows especially White Collar and Cricket as a sport.
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